7 Things Not to Say to Someone With Psoriatic Arthritis

While most people do not mean to be rude, what they say about my PsA often is. Here are 7 things not to say to someone with psoriatic arthritis and why.

When I received my psoriatic arthritis (PsA) diagnosis, I expected my friends and family to have questions about it. What I didn’t expect were the judgmental and condescending remarks that never seem to end. Although they mean well, hearing these comments over and over can make me feel alone in my struggle.

Here are seven comments that, while not meant to be hurtful, often get under my skin. If someone you love has psoriatic arthritis, please stay away from these remarks.

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While most people do not mean to be rude, what they say about my PsA often is. In my latest article, I share 7 things not to say to someone with psoriatic arthritis and why.
The Disabled Diva shares 7 things NOT to say to someone with Psoriatic Arthritis and why! Read it here!
The Disabled Diva shares 7 things NOT to say to someone with Psoriatic Arthritis and why! Read it here!

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Published by Cynthia Covert

Diagnosed in 2001 with psoriasis, followed by fibromyalgia, psoriatic arthritis, endometriosis, and later a botched hysterectomy turned her world upside down. Cynthia shares her experience, advice, and tips for how to make life with chronic pain easier and less painful.

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