Psoriasis is a chronic skin disorder, which is characterized by red or white silvery scaly patches which may or may not be associated with itching and tenderness. Though Psoriasis is not a life-threatening disease, it increases your risk of several health conditions like Diabetes, Heart attack, Psoriatic Arthritis and others. Hence treating Psoriasis is very essential. Homeopathy for Psoriasis is highly recommendable, it not just controls the symptoms but also provides long-term relief by treating roots of the condition.

Causes of Psoriasis

  1. chronic infections
  2. stress
  3. climacteric and seasonal changes
  4. alcohol consumption
  5. smoking
  6. obesity
  7. over exposure to sun
  8. certain therapies (pain killers, anti-hypertensives)
  9. people with advanced HIV often exhibit Psoriasis.

Complications of Psoriasis:

Individuals with psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis may also have a slightly higher risk of heart attacks. Around 5 to 10 percent with Psoriasis have risk of developing irritable bowel disease (crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis) Psoriatic arthritis is also a common complication in severe Psoriasis. Psoriatic Arthritis is a chronic inflammatory arthritis where joint becomes swollen, tender and painful. This can occur in any joint, but mostly can affects finger and toe joints. Psoriatic arthritis is generally associated with skin and nail Psoriasis.

Psoriasis Treatment in Homeopathy:

Homeopathy believes in holistic concept a constitutional approach is followed and basing on the constitution, emotional factors, disposition, and factors worsening the symptoms are considered before prescribing a remedy .