Psoriasis linked to weight in kids
from MedPage Today
Children with psoriasis were more likely to be overweight or obese, an international study showed, although the connection remains unclear. Kids with the inflammatory skin disorder were twice as likely to be overweight as unaffected peers, and obesity was more than four times higher with pediatric psoriasis, Dr. Amy S. Paller of Northwestern University School of Medicine in Chicago, and colleagues found.
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