Dry air and low levels of exposure to sunlight’s ultraviolet rays can lead to a worsening of psoriasis symptoms during fall and winter. * That’s why it is particularly important to take good care of yourself to avoid falre ups. This means maintaining a sensible, high fibre diet, high in Omega 3 essential fatty acids, doing regular exercise […]
Our friends over at WebMD have just published an article entitled ‘Ten Ways To Prevent Psoriasis Flare Ups’. Here’s the list: Use moisturizing lotions. Take care of your skin and scalp. Avoid dry, cold weather. Use a humidifier. Avoid medications that cause flare-ups. Drugs that are known to make psoriasis worse in some people include: […]
A recent study explains why psoriasis plaques rarely become infected. The report reveals how psoriasis lesions have inherent anti-fungal and anti-bacterial proteins that fight infection. More interestingly, it shows once again how Psoriasis is very much an immune-related disorder and that long-term treatments should be focussed on the immune system. For more information – How […]
According to resident dermatologist at Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, Dr Julie Moore M.D., Psoriasis sufferers cannot tolerate “live” vaccines such as the nasal flu vaccine and the shingles shot. Remember, Psoriasis is an immune-related condition and for that reason, patients with psoriasis should always consult their physician or dermatologist before getting vaccinated.
Sun exposure is usually discouraged for most people due to potential harmful effects of UV rays causing skin cancer and premature aging. However, according to Gottlieb Dermatologist, Julie Moore, M.D, the sun is a very effective natural treatment for psoriasis sufferers. “The sun is one of the best treatments for psoriasis,” said Dr Moore, […]
According to a report today on CBS, a new research study conducted at the University of Pennsylvania has revealed that Psoriasis sufferers are also at more risk from at least one major medical condition. About 15 percent of psoriasis patients may develop psoriatic arthritis (a painful condition affecting the joints throughout the body). Analyzing data from more […]
The National Psoriasis Foundation has acknowledged the benefits of Mahonia aquifolium listing it as one of the few alternative/herbal treatments worth considering. With a large body of Psoriasis Research involving large clinical trials and published in reputable medical and dermatological journals, Mahonia aquifolium has been shown to help over 4 out of 5 psoriasis sufferers. […]
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If you’re not doing regular physical exercise, a new report in The Archives of Dermatology may provide added incentive. According to new research, vigorous physical can reduce the risk of Psoriasis. Researchers reported that participation in at least 20.9 MET (metabolic equivalent task)-hours per week of vigorous exercise, the equivalent of 105 minutes of running or […]
What is Mahonia aquifolium treatment for Psoriasis? The herbal M-Folia treatment for psoriasis Mahonia aquifolium is a natural plant extract (otherwise known as ‘Holly-leaved barberry’) from the Western United States of America. The root has been shown to contain high proportions of berberin and oxycanthin (strong antimicrobial agents) and has been successfully used to treat […]