By Julie Greenwood, as told to Keri Wiginton
Biologics gave me my life back. Once I took the medicine, my skin became human again. And I changed from a person who couldn’t function at all to someone who’s been able to work for years.
I tried my first biologic in 2003. But that’s not where my story begins.
When my psoriatic disease started in 1991, my dermatologist put me on methotrexate right away. That’s a drug used to treat joint inflammation, but I didn’t know anything about it. I was only 23, and they gave me this pill with no mention of side…