Newsletter #22

author/source: DrB

How stress triggers eczema *




                                             New Articles : Winter 2015

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Katie talks to DrB about using The Eczema Solution by Sue Armstrong-Brown

What it is, how to test for it, and what to do about it

Another trigger for some - especially red wine it seems

Handy gadget gets cream on those parts difficult to reach

The scalp can get dry and itchy with some shampoos

Possibilities include drying the skin, and increased risk of infection

“Steely muscles can lead to steely resolve”

Andrew Thompson on the contribution of psychology to dermatology


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                                                                                                Dr Christopher Bridgett
                                                                                                                  January 2015