Huh, Link between Psoriasis and Myocardial Infarction

Discussion in 'Fibromyalgia Main Forum' started by elliespad, Oct 31, 2006.

  1. elliespad

    elliespad Member

    This was from Betty Kamen's Table Talk Nutrition Hint for today,

    "Hint 2298: Sudden chest pain, shortness of breath, nausea! Scary? You bet!

    People with psoriasis, especially those with a severe case of this autoimmune disorder, have a significantly increased risk of myocardial infarction and an early demise. (Infarction of the myocardium results typically from coronary occlusion, and may be marked by those very symptoms: sudden chest pain, shortness of breath, and nausea.)"