BSF - children's skin conditions

18-18Jan2017

ASK THE EXPERT BSF and talkhealth teamed up to offer our community the opportunity to put their children’s skin concerns to our panel of dermatology experts. Dr Anjali Mahto, Dr Emma Wedgeworth and Dr Nisith Sheth joined us to give advice on skin conditions, treatment options and tips on self-management. The clinic is now closed but you can view the questions and answers here.

British Skin Foundation (BSF) is the only UK charity dedicated to raising funds for skin disease and skin cancer research. Visit the British Skin Foundation charity page to find out more.

Medical Experts

  • Dr Anjali Mahto

    Consultant Dermatologist and British Skin Foundation spokesperson

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  • Dr Nisith Sheth

    Consultant Dermatologist and British Skin Foundation spokesperson

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  • Dr Emma Wedgeworth

    Consultant Dermatologist & BSF spokesperson

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Can you get rid of Excema and/ Psoriasis?

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My Daughters excema, need help

I have been seeing doctors over the last seven years, my daughter Jasmines who is eight years old suffers badly my eczema its in... angelmate77477, 18th Jan 2017

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Sleep deprivation

My 6 year old boy is struggling to sleep with his eczema,would it be worth trying a antihistamine to.reduce the itch,obviously n... Debbimac, 18th Jan 2017

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2 year old has very bad eczema

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