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Search found 11 matches
by castlebergh
Mon Apr 06, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: British Skin Foundation - Mental Health & Skin Conditions
Topic: OCD/rosacea
Replies: 2
Views: 179

OCD/rosacea

I suffer from contamination OCD and excessively wash therefore have very dry skin all over but my face bothers me most as I seem to have rosacea? it is very red and inflamed/hot from using hot water and harsh products for years? Is there anything to treat this type of rosacea/ or if it is rosacea ev...
by castlebergh
Mon Dec 02, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: The Sleep Council - Alcohol & Sleep
Topic: Anxiety and alcohol
Replies: 1
Views: 340

Anxiety and alcohol

As I suffer with terrible anxiety I use alcohol to help calm me down to sleep. Without it I cannot get off but I admit my actual sleep is poor and broken after a few hours? But I cannot do this alone?
by castlebergh
Wed Sep 11, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: Reproductive health/hormones
Topic: early menopause
Replies: 1
Views: 662

early menopause

Ata 48 I am being recommended for HRT but am rather confused as to what type to have? Also is it inevitable I will gain weight or is 1 type better than another. I will continue to watch my diet and exercise but does HRT actually make you gain weight?
by castlebergh
Fri Jul 05, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: Digestive health
Topic: Pro or pre biotics?
Replies: 5
Views: 2197

Re: Pro or pre biotics?

Thanks so much for your replies which have been very useful. Does anyone recommend a specific pre or Pro biotic brand to take if to buy one at all? There are so many to choose from or should I just concentrate on my diet and forget supplementing? This is so helpful and I am very appreciative of all ...
by castlebergh
Mon Jul 01, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Digestive health
Topic: Pro or pre biotics?
Replies: 5
Views: 2197

Pro or pre biotics?

I suffer with chronic OCD/anxiety and related ibs with dreadful bloating and constipation. Can you recommend a product eg do Pro or pre biotics help or are they just a gimmick? My GP says no evidence they work but the mebeberi e he prescribed does nothing. I look about 8 months pregnant! It is so un...
by castlebergh
Mon Sep 17, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: talkhealth - Mental Wellbeing - Anxiety
Topic: OCD
Replies: 1
Views: 1441

OCD

The Nhs is failing to help me with unbelievably long waiting lists for help-does anyone know where i can turn whilst i wait for an appointment which may be months more after already waiting since january? Also what specialist clinics are there in the uk that you can be referred to on the Nhs (even i...
by castlebergh
Thu Apr 19, 2018 5:22 pm
Forum: British Skin Foundation - Rosacea
Topic: skin care at affordable prices
Replies: 0
Views: 1142

skin care at affordable prices

Which is the cheapest skin care regime you know of but that also works- many are so expensive? thanks a million
by castlebergh
Thu Jan 18, 2018 5:12 pm
Forum: British Skin Foundation - Women's Skin Problems/Conditions
Topic: redness/rosacea
Replies: 1
Views: 235

redness/rosacea

I am unsure whether i have full on rosacea but suffer the cold terribly and have a red/purple nose and red cheeks, forehead most of the time. How should i proceed as i don't want to waste GP time but it makes me very depressed?
by castlebergh
Wed Oct 26, 2016 1:21 pm
Forum: Pain Management
Topic: hamstring attachment with ischeal tuberosity
Replies: 1
Views: 2536

hamstring attachment with ischeal tuberosity

I am a runner and have had a repair to the hamstring tendon where it meets with the ischeal tuberosity. since the op 3 years ago i am left with severe pain,a constant nervey /throbbing that means i cannot sit down comfortably and have to drive sat on a cricket ball. i have spent thosands on physios/...
by castlebergh
Wed Oct 19, 2016 6:51 pm
Forum: Sun Awareness Survey
Topic: sun awateness
Replies: 1
Views: 1876

Re: sun awateness

I very much appreciated being informed of the results of the survey and found some statistics astonishing. So many of us accept the sun burn we get on holiday and dismiss it as "normal" yet do not see the actual future damage this MAY bring. And moles, checking them is not very high up for many yet ...
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