I have always made it a point to discuss my psoriasis, even if I wasn’t 100% comfortable.I wanted to make sure from the very beginning that the person I’m dating is comfortable with my condition, because if they weren’t, there would be no reason to continue the relationship.

psiriosis dating-44

I have found positive ways to discuss my disease, where both myself and the person I am talking to feel comfortable.

Here are some simple things you can do when dating with psoriasis.

Talk About It This is easier said than done, but it’s something that is imperative for the progress of a relationship.

They may or may not be taking an Amgen product to manage their moderate to severe plaque psoriasis.

Having psoriasis and dating can be a difficult and uneasy task.

In the past, telling someone about my condition and not knowing how they would respond has caused serious anxiety within me.

But in my experience, most people I have shared my disease with have been extremely accepting, and in most cases, have known someone else who has the disease.

By: Alisha Bridges Alisha has been living with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis for most of her life.

As a psoriasis blogger and community advocate, she strives every day to help people understand and live with the effects of the condition.

The patient advocates featured in this section share their experiences of living with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis.

Please note that these stories are not meant to represent patient experiences with any specific treatment.