Psoriasis and depression… is there a link?
Psoriasis is a risk factor for depression Amy Karon writing in Rheumatology News reported
that a study from New York University revealed that psoriasis doubled the odds for depression.
The cross-sectional study involved more than 12,000 patients from the National Health and
Nutrition Examination Survey. Comment: It’s been known for years that
depression often accompanied psoriasis but this large study confirms it.