According to the Mayo Clinic, psoriasis is a common skin condition that speeds up the life cycle of skin cells. It causes cells to build up rapidly on the surface of the skin. The extra skin cells form scales and red patches that are itchy and sometimes painful. There are a number of natural remedies that can help in addition to the conventional treatments you’re receiving from your healthcare provider. In this episode of #AskDrJonas, he explains the connection between diet and psoriasis.
Interested in learning more?
- The effect of diet and weight loss on psoriasis
- Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) for psoriasis including Mindfulness-based stress reduction.
- Topical plant extracts for the management of psoriasis
- MBSR and phototherapy: “A brief mindfulness meditation-based stress reduction intervention delivered by audiotape during ultraviolet light therapy can increase the rate of resolution of psoriatic lesions in patients with psoriasis.”
Drawing on 40 years of research and patient care, Dr. Wayne Jonas explains how 80 percent of healing occurs organically and how to activate the healing process.