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Friday, September 19, 2008

Psoriasis and it’s remedy in Ayurveda

Psoriasis is a common condition of skin which is considered as non contagious. It’s a chronic disorder of the skin characterized by scaly reddish patches. The inflammation commonly affects elbows, knees and scalp. It could be mild to severe. Any people of both sexes can get affected by psoriasis. People of any age can be affected by this disease.

Patients with more severe psoriasis may have social embarrassment, stress in job, emotional stress and also other personal issues because of the appearance of their skin.

Still the cause of psoriasis is unknown. Stress, excessive alcohol and smoking are considered as the factors which aggravate psoriasis. According to Dr. Heng, professor of medicine/dermatology at the University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Curcumin , the potent yellow spice found in turmeric and curry powders is effective in treating Psoriasis as well as many other skin conditions.

Results of a recent University of Texas study indicate that Curcumin effectively halts the growth of, and eventually kills, melanoma cells in culture. Clinical trials also are under way to test the spice's effects on colon cancer, pancreatic cancer, multiple myeloma and breast cancer.



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    Psoriasis is an irritating skin ailment.It can catch anybody at any time.However heard a little bit about curcumin which helps us to treat cancer but it can also used to treat Psoriasis was unknown to me.Thanks.

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