Causes of Psoriasis Directory
Psoriasis isn't contagious, so you can't get it from someone else who has it. In some cases, it runs in families and parents can pass it to their children. Experts believe psoriasis is caused by an overreaction of the immune system that causes the inflammation and flaking of skin. People with psoriasis may notice that certain things trigger a flare, like smoking, drinking alcohol, or allergies. Find more information about what causes psoriasis.
Pustlar Psoriasis Causes & Prevention
Pustular psoriasis has a variety of causes. Learn about them so you can prevent outbreaks.
Drugs & Medications That Can Trigger Psoriasis Flare-Ups
A look at medicines that can make your psoriasis worse and alternate treatments you can try instead.
Seven Psoriasis Triggers
WebMD offers seven reasons your psoriasis might flare up.
Preventing Psoriasis Flare-Ups
WebMD offers 10 tips for preventing psoriasis flare-ups.
Are Psoriasis and Allergies Linked?
Psoriasis and allergies both cause itchy, skin and both involve immune system reactions. Could they be related?
Tips to Manage Common Triggers
Learn how to identify and manage the triggers that cause your psoriasis flare-ups.
Watch the Scale
Weight loss eases symptoms and lowers your chances of other issues linked to psoriasis.
Talking About Your Psoriasis to Others
Most people don't know much about psoriasis, and some may fear it's contagious. Here are 6 tips to help you explain your psoriasis to others.
Slideshows & Images
Psoriasis photos, triggers that cause itchy, painful skin
WebMD shows psoriasis triggers and offers tips on what to avoid for natural relief from this dry, itchy, painful skin rash.
Psoriasis Pictures: A Visual Guide To Psoriasis on Skin, Nails, and More
Pictures help explain the itchy, red skin condition called psoriasis, including the symptoms, warning signs, causes, and treatments.