PRP Alliance

Month: October 2020

NOTES — VACUUM

    Bill McCuePityriasis Rubra Pilaris (PRP)    · **RE: VACUUM CLEANERS** When it comes to managing expectations, every PRP patient and his or her family — eventually realizes that the flaking skin cascading daily from our bodies will eventually fall victim to gravity and end up on a floor. Over the years I have …

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Pronouncing PRP

How is pityriasis rubra pilaris pronounced? This is not as stupid question as it might sound. When a dermatologist confirms the diagnosis as “pityriasis rubra pilaris or PRP” we too often hear only the acronym “PRP”.  That’s easy to say. I confirmed the proper spelling of pityriasis rubra pilaris from the paperwork I brought home from the dermatology …

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In the Queue: Fingernails

FROM THE EDITOR The Lion’s Share of information presented in PRP 101 comes from Land of Chat posts and comments. The purpose of “In the Queue” is to provide a staging area for the collection and processing of PRP patient and caregiver sights and observations. The post(s) listed below are “In the Queue” for content development under …

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In the Queue: Hair Loss

FROM THE EDITOR The Lion’s Share of information presented in PRP 101 comes from Land of Chat posts and comments. The purpose of “In the Queue” is to provide a staging area for the collection and processing of PRP patient and caregiver sights and observations. The post(s) listed below are “In the Queue” for content development under …

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In the Queue: Weight Loss

FROM THE EDITOR The Lion’s Share of information presented in PRP 101 comes from Land of Chat posts and comments. The purpose of “In the Queue” is to provide a staging area for the collection and processing of PRP patient and caregiver sights and observations. The post(s) listed below are “In the Queue” for content development under …

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In the Queue: Sweating

FROM THE EDITOR The Lion’s Share of information presented in PRP 101 comes from Land of Chat posts and comments. The purpose of “In the Queue” is to provide a staging area for the collection and processing of PRP patient and caregiver sights and observations. The post(s) listed below are “In the Queue” for content development under …

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