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what is psoriasis?

Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune condition of the skin. Like with other autoimmune conditions, this buildup of cells causes scaling on the skins surface. Inflammation and redness around the scales is fairly common

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*Current research does not guarantee that cannabinoids will cure any condition. However, a growing body of ongoing studies does suggest that these cannabinoids could offer treatment potential for a variety of physical and mental conditions.