Hi, my name is Tomas and in just one minute, you’re going to know a little bit more about what causes psoriasis and the triggers of psoriasis to watch out for. Ready Okay, let’s get started! What causes psoriasis isn’t fully understood. However, this condition is believed to be related to the cells in the body and the immune system. White blood cells, called T cells, normally travel through the body and fight bacteria and viruses. So far, so good. However, when someone has psoriasis, these T cells fight against the body’s healthy skin cells,.
Causing an inflammatory response. This can be bad news. Several triggers can make psoriasis worse, such as a skin infection or strep throat, smoking, cold weather, stress, and heavy alcohol consumption. Some medications can also make psoriasis worse, such as lithium, iodides, antimalarial drugs, and medication for high blood pressure like beta blockers. I hope that cleared up some of the confusion surrounding psoriasis and you found this quick tutorial useful. Remember, click on this button or follow the link in the description below to find out the treatments and remedies that really work to get rid of psoriasis. Until.