Regular Beer Raises Psoriasis Risk in Women

Women who drink five or more regular beers a week are at a higher risk for developing psoriasis, researchers said. But women who drink similar quantities of wine, liquor and light beer do not appear to be any more susceptible than nondrinkers, suggesting something unique to regular beer, such as high levels of gluten, might be to blame, according to Dr. Abrar A. Qureshi of Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and colleagues. Among more than 100,000 women studied from 1991 to 2005, the risk...Full Story
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