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Psoriasis

5 Common Psoriasis Triggers—and How to Tame Them

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dry elbow
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stress
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Trigger #1: Stress


meditation
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Stress: The Fix


skinned knee
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Trigger #2: Skin Injuries


aloe moisturizer
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Skin Injuries: The Fix


winter cold
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Trigger #3: Winter


winter lotion
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Winter: The Fix


after work drinks
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Trigger #4: Alcohol


no beer
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Alcohol: The Fix


lithium
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Trigger #5: Medications


talking to doctor
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Medications: The Fix


Tatoos and Psoriasis: Canadian Medical Association Journal. (2013). "The Koebner Phenomenon: Psoriasis in Tattoos." ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3626811/

Winter and T cells: Advances in Dermatology and Venereology. (2016). "Throat Infections are Associated with Exacerbation in a Substantial Proportion of Patients with Chronic Plaque Psoriasis." medicaljournals.se/acta/content/html/10.2340/00015555-2408

Beer and Outbreaks: JAMA Archives of Dermatology. (2010). "Alcohol Intake and Risk of Incident Psoriasis in US Women." jamanetwork.com/journals/jamadermatology/fullarticle/422554

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