Study links full-calorie beer to psoriasis risk in women

August 24, 2010

That's the finding of a new study at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.

The study shows women who have five or more full-calorie beers a week were nearly twice as likely to develop psoriasis, an autoimmune disease characterized by itchy, scaly skin.

You can read more about this study in the Archives of Dermatology.

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