I know that I’ve felt like people were staring at me before, but I had no idea it was as widespread as this.
A global survey conducted by Novartis, Clear About Psoriasis, found that more than 80% of psoriasis patients face discrimination or humiliation due to the disease.
This is the world’s largest global survey to date. It involved 8,338 participants with moderate-to-severe psoriasis across 31 countries, with the objective of understanding the physical and psychological impacts of psoriasis on a patient.
Have any of you experienced people staring at you (or worse) because of psoriasis? If you feel like sharing with us, it may just help other out!
If you’re interested in finding a possible over the counter remedy for your psoriasis, make sure you read our article Psoriasis Cream That Works – 3 Best OTC Psoriasis Treatments.
If you have scalp psoriasis you can also read our review of the top over the counter psoriasis shampoos.