Next Slideshow Title
IMAGES PROVIDED BY:
(1) Peopleimages / Getty
(2) iStock / Getty Images Plus
(3) Picturenet / Getty
(4) Marekuliasz / Getty
(5) Maodesign / Getty
(6) areeya_ann / Getty
(7) Auscape / UIG / Getty
(8) Heike Rau / Getty
(9) Hero Images / Getty
(10) John Todd / WebMD
(11) Getty Images
(12) Danita Delimont / Getty
(13) Gordana Jovanovic / Getty
(14) Floriana / Getty
Syed, T.A. Tropical Medicine and International Health, August 1996.
National Psoriasis Foundation: "Herbal and Natural Remedies," "Managing Itch," "Psoriasis on Specific Skin Sites," "Phototherapy," "Gluten-Free Die," "Mind and Body Therapies," "Yoga and Tai Chi," "Over-the-Counter Topicals," "Vitamins and Supplements," "Weight Loss Greatly Improves Psoriasis."
Gupta, S.C. The AAPS Journal, published online Nov. 10, 2012.
Carson, C.F. Clinical Microbiology Reviews, January 2006.
Kurtz, E.S. Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, February, 2007.
Cerio, R. Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, September 2010.
Gulliver, W.P. American Journal of Therapeutics, September-October 2005.
Barrea, L. and Balato, N. Journal of Translational Medicine, published online Jan. 27, 2015.
Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner, MD on February 12, 2020
This tool does not provide medical advice. See additional information.
THIS TOOL DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. It is intended for general informational purposes only and does not address individual circumstances. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment and should not be relied on to make decisions about your health. Never ignore professional medical advice in seeking treatment because of something you have read on the WebMD Site. If you think you may have a medical emergency, immediately call your doctor or dial 911.