Psoriasis and other auto immune diseases go hand in hand

If it's on your mind and it has to do with multiple sclerosis in any way, post it here.
Post Reply

User avatar
Family Elder
Posts: 3387
Joined: Thu Dec 22, 2005 3:00 pm

Common thread in autoimmunity

Post by lyndacarol » Fri Aug 07, 2009 3:53 pm

Another good article along the same lines was written by Dr. Noel Rose for AARDA (American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association) several years ago. Help me out, Lyon, with the link, please.

The Reuters article here has some VERY interesting points:
...people with psoriasis are overweight or obese.
-- 33 percent have high blood pressure.
-- 28 percent have another chronic, inflammatory disease such as lupus,
Crohn's disease or multiple sclerosis.
-- 24 percent have high cholesterol.
To my knowledge, excess insulin could be the common element in all of these conditions. But then, I AM the "insulin girl."

Post Reply
  • Similar Topics
    Last post