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Is there a cure for Psoriasis?
There is no cure, according to modern scientific medicines. It only controls the flare ups of psoriasis for time being. But homeopathy has complete cure for psoriasis.
What treatments are the best for me?
The unpredictable nature of Psoriasis makes treatment challenging for many people. A wide range of treatments is available. No single Psoriasis treatment works for everyone, but something will work for most people. It is hard to predict what will work for a particular individual; however, it is important to be open-minded and willing to work with your doctor to find a treatment that will work for you.
If I have Psoriasis does that mean I will develop psoriatic arthritis?
Approximately 10 percent to 30 percent of people with Psoriasis will develop psoriatic arthritis, although it often may go undiagnosed, particularly in its milder forms. It can develop at any time, but for most people it appears between the ages of 30 and 50. Having Psoriasis does not guarantee that you will eventually develop psoriatic arthritis.
How severe can my Psoriasis become?
Psoriasis can be mild, moderate or severe. Three percent to 10 percent of the body affected by Psoriasis is considered to be a moderate case. More than 10 percent is considered severe. The palm of the hand equals 1 percent of the skin. However, the severity of Psoriasis is also measured by how Psoriasis affects a person's quality of life. Psoriasis can have a serious impact even if it involves a small area, such as the palms of the hands or soles of the feet.
What is the financial impact of Psoriasis?
Psoriasis is a chronic (life-long) illness. Most people need ongoing treatments and visits to the doctor. In severe cases, people may need to be hospitalized. About 56 million hours of work are lost each year by people who suffer from Psoriasis, and between $1.6 billion and $3.2 billion is spent per year to treat Psoriasis.
Are there any side effects of homeopathic medicines?
No, there are no side effects of homeopathic medicines. Some times the symptoms may get aggravated for short period of time, but this is a good sign that the homeopathic medicine is right and has started acting.