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Psoriasis (316 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

cause% of members (num votes)
Stress
80% (164)
Familial / inherited
57% (105)
Dietary triggers
43% (140)
Lack of sleep
43% (128)
Depression
37% (93)
Cold weather
37% (82)
Atmospheric humidity
27% (135)
Alcohol
27% (125)
Injury to skin
31% (84)
Friction
26% (109)
Soap
25% (111)
Smoking
17% (139)
Streptococcus infection (e.g. strep throat)
17% (105)
Hot water
20% (74)
Greasy food
15% (112)
Arthritis
15% (104)
Obesity
16% (81)
Sunburn
14% (81)
Intense sun exposure
10% (135)
Chlorine in swimming pool
17% (47)
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
8% (99)
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
18% (22)
Epstein-Barr Virus
4% (98)
Sports
4% (111)
Gut Dysbiosis
9% (22)
Insect bite
4% (78)
Antimalarial drugs
3% (79)
Beta blockers
3% (79)
Gluten
50% (2)
Ankylosing Spondylitis - comorbid
9% (11)
got from someone else
6% (16)
Thrush
1% (79)
Iodides
1% (79)
YOU CANT CATCH PSORIASIS FROM SOMEONE ELSE.
0% (0)
Lithium
0% (79)
HIV
0% (78)

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