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Are there natural ways to manage psoriatic arthritis?

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Yes. Consider these options:

  • Exercise
  • Heat and cold treatments
  • Massage
  • Acupuncture or acupressure
  • Aloe vera
  • Aromatherapy
  • Capsaicin
  • Dead Sea salts
  • Exercise
  • Healthy diet
  • Medication
  • Oats
  • Oregon grapes
  • Tea tree oil
  • Turmeric

SOURCES:

Sharon Mayo, health educator, National Psoriasis Foundation.

Alice Gottlieb, MD, PhD, dermatologist-in-chief, Tufts Medical Center.

National Psoriasis Foundation: “Complementary and Alternative Therapies.”

Reviewed by David Zelman on May 22, 2019

SOURCES:

Sharon Mayo, health educator, National Psoriasis Foundation.

Alice Gottlieb, MD, PhD, dermatologist-in-chief, Tufts Medical Center.

National Psoriasis Foundation: “Complementary and Alternative Therapies.”

Reviewed by David Zelman on May 22, 2019

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