What Is Psoriasis? 7 Facts About This Chronic Skin Condition by 30Seconds Health

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What Is Psoriasis? 7 Facts About This Chronic Skin Condition

Not sure what psoriasis is? Here are seven facts on psoriasis from Psoriasis.com.

  • Psoriasis starts underneath the skin. 
  • It’s a chronic disease of the immune system.
  • The disease can range from mild to severe.
  • Psoriasis can be associated with other health conditions like Type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, psoriatic arthritis.
  • With plaque psoriasis, the immune system is overactive and triggers skin inflammation and faster skin cell production.
  • The exact cause of psoriasis is unknown.
  • Treatment options are available.

Always talk to your doctor about your condition.

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