We asked our readers and followers “What is your one must-have item for your psoriatic arthritis?” Here are their answers.
Good, comfortable walking shoes with lots of support.
— Patricia Flynn, Upland, California
— Garrett via Reddit
A doctor that really listens and genuinely cares about my concerns with my care.
— Kim Drouillard, Lincoln Park, Michigan
I must have my electric jar opener.
— Chrystal Tucker, Fayetteville, North Carolina
My go-to copper compression gloves for the daily pain. Prayer for flares!
— Kari Siemens, St. Louis, Missouri
Pain medication when biologics and steroids are not working.
— Anne Rowell, Houma, Louisiana
A pool to exercise your joints weightlessly.
— Kathy Kle via Facebook
My heating pad and my thick fluffy blanket.
— Brentwood Park, South Africa
For people to make an effort and learn about what we are dealing with. You can never truly understand it until you live it, but it’s so nice to see people make an effort.
— Sheena Olson, Duncan, British Columbia