Stress is a well-documented trigger AND comorbidity of many skin conditions including psoriasis, eczema, rosacea and acne. But stress is very much a subjective term. Learning what it is that your mind and/or body finds stressful is the key to managing your flares and the answer might surprise you…
Stress has very much become a part of life with most of us functioning under moderate to very high stress most of the time during our working lives. The impacts of significant stress are far-reaching and affect all aspects of human health.
Over recent years psoriasis has been classified as a systemic chronic inflammatory disorder and has been linked with several diseases and conditions that are also immune-mediated inflammatory conditions.
A study found that cerebral (brain) vascular disease and peripheral arterial disease was also significantly more likely to be diagnosed in patients with psoriasis than in controls. 1 Cerebral vascular diseases are conditions that are caused by problems that affect the blood supply to the brain