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Psoriasis is More Than Skin Deep – Clive Liu, M.D. Speaks – RSVP

March 9th, 2011 by Sharon O'Hara

Good support groups are invaluable to us – we meet and share information from people just like us – brothers and sisters under the skin – or sometimes, on the skin.  Our ethnic background and appearance doesn’t pay a part in the disease we share – psoriasis, in this case.

My psoriasis has been ‘resting’ for a couple years, but it’s beginning to stretch and yawn itself awake again…ask my elbows.

I still wear the slippers I had to cut away to make room for the swollen crusty weepy sores of psoriasis on my upper feet and the sides of my toes.  Psoriasis can be nasty and mostly attacks kids.

A professor at the University of Washington Medical Center diagnosed my Psoriasis – called it a ‘classic case’.  He stands out as the only M.D. – ever – to recommend an online support group to me and the online support group is how I learned kids gets this…often disfiguring disease.    www.psoriasis.org

If anyone needs a ride, let me know…you won’t be sorry you made the effort to go.

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Psoriasis:  More Than Skin Deep

Seattle (Bellevue), Washington

Saturday, March 19, 2011

Courtyard Seattle Bellevue/Downtown

11010 NE 8th Street

Bellevue, WA 98004

Speaker: Clive Liu, M.D.

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Psoriasis: More Than Skin Deep

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9-9:30 a.m.

Registration and complimentary breakfast

9:30-12:00 noon

Psoriasis: More Than Skin Deep.

Hear from Dr. Liu about current treatment options, get research updates and learn how you can be part of the growing movement to find a cure.

Centocor Orth Biotech, Amgen Pfizer, Abbott, Galderma, Beiersdorf, Neutrogena

The National Psoriasis Foundation gratefully acknowledges Centocor Ortho Biotech, Amgen Pfizer, Abbott, Galderma, Beiersdorf and Neutrogena for their support. The Psoriasis Foundation is solely responsible for all content and development.

call 800.723.9166               events@psoriasis.org    www.psoriasis.org

National Psoriasis Foundation

6600 SW 92nd Ave, Suite 300  |  Portland, OR 97223-7195

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More later…. Sharon O’Hara

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One Response to “Psoriasis is More Than Skin Deep – Clive Liu, M.D. Speaks – RSVP”

  1. PsoriasisTreatment Says:

    I have been suffering from psoriasis for many years. It flares up now and then and the conventional cream and lotion provide only temporary and limited relief. Recently I read about a natural remedy of eating black garlic. Many have tried and vouched for its effectiveness. Has anyone any experience on this?

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This is a patient to patient blog to exchange information and resources...from COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) to Arthritis to Cellulites to Sarcoidosis to Sleep Apnea to RLS to Psoriasis to Support Groups to Caregivers and all points in between. Written by Sharon O'Hara.

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