Medical Research

Acupuncture for Psoriasis

Kristen Sparrow • October 14, 2018

This article looks at the data that is available for using alternative therapies for psoriasis.  Acupuncture has been shown to be effective in many studies.  Because psoriasis is thought to be an immune system problem being triggered by infections, stress, and cold, it makes sense to me that acupuncture would help

” One meta-analysis of 13 RCTs examined the association of acupuncture with improvement in psoriasis and showed significant improvement with acupuncture compared with placebo.”