National Psoriasis Foundation


Diet and Nutrition

Researchers continue to examine the link between diet and psoriatic disease. While there is little evidence that definitively links diet with psoriatic disease, many people report that changing their diet or using nutritional supplements has a positive effect on their disease.

Read more about recent research on how diets affect psoriatic disease

Doctors recommend that people with psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis follow a balanced, healthy diet and maintain a healthy weight. Maintaining a healthy weight not only helps reduce the severity of your psoriasis but also can minimize your risk of developing related diseases including diabetes and heart disease.

Here are a number of different diets that people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis report as having helped their chronic condition and their overall health.

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