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Understanding Psoriasis -- Treatment

Natural Psoriasis Treatments continued...

Diet. Diet therapies are of almost no benefit in the treatment of psoriasis.  Starvation has been shown to be associated with fewer symptoms, but this is hardly practical.

While natural remedies may play a role in psoriasis treatment, it's important to know that they, too, can have risks. You should never begin a new treatment -- even a natural one -- or stop a treatment prescribed by your doctor without first speaking with your doctor.

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Reviewed by Debra Jaliman, MD on April 17, 2014

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