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Why do daily warm baths help psoriasis?

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A daily warm bath using a mild soap can help soothe itchy spots and remove dry skin.

SOURCES:

National Psoriasis Foundation: "Faqs: Questions About Lifestyle And Living With Psoriasis," "Mild Psoriasis: Over the Counter (OTC)," "For Teens: Lifestyle Factors and Social Life," "Ask the Expert," "Phototherapy."

The Psoriasis Association: "Frequently Asked Questions."

American College of Physicians. Complete Home Medical Guide, DK Publishing Inc., 2003.

Psoriasis Net: American Academy of Dermatology: "Psoriasis Triggers."

Cram, D. Coping With Psoriasis. Addicus Books Inc., 2000.

 

Reviewed by Debra Jaliman on November 15, 2019

SOURCES:

National Psoriasis Foundation: "Faqs: Questions About Lifestyle And Living With Psoriasis," "Mild Psoriasis: Over the Counter (OTC)," "For Teens: Lifestyle Factors and Social Life," "Ask the Expert," "Phototherapy."

The Psoriasis Association: "Frequently Asked Questions."

American College of Physicians. Complete Home Medical Guide, DK Publishing Inc., 2003.

Psoriasis Net: American Academy of Dermatology: "Psoriasis Triggers."

Cram, D. Coping With Psoriasis. Addicus Books Inc., 2000.

 

Reviewed by Debra Jaliman on November 15, 2019

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