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can psoriasis be controlled with diet?

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Dr. Jerome Litt
Dermatology 71 years experience
Psoriasis diet: If you think some foods are aggravating your psoriasis, stop them for a few days and see.
Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dermatology 38 years experience
No : Diet does not consistently help or worsen psoriasis.

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How must I teach my teen self-control?

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What's the gate control theory for pain?

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A 30-year-old member asked:

I dieted and think I now have a shrunken stomach. It is one fourth the size of normal. Does anyone have this?

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Weird: That is a weird thing. I think you should be checked out by your doctor.
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A 26-year-old male asked:

I am a psoriasis patient. What will be my diet to control psoriasis?

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Forget diet: Diet has no effect on psoriasis. Eat a normal diet. This is an autoimmune skin disease and you should be under the care of a dermatologist

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