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by talkhealth
Mon Jan 18, 2021 12:13 pm
Forum: BSF general discussion
Topic: Sensitive skin
Replies: 1
Views: 57

Sensitive skin

Suddenly my skin has started to be sensitive in the shower. When I come out and dried myself my skin turns red and burning for at least an hour afterwards. I havent changed anything obvious like the shower gel I use etc. – any idea why this is happening? My skin seems to change from being fine one m...
by talkhealth
Fri Jan 08, 2021 11:20 am
Forum: general bladder discussions
Topic: UTI and ongoing symptoms
Replies: 2
Views: 213

Re: UTI and ongoing symptoms

Hello - We hope that your infection has cleared up by now and if not you should certainly go back to your GP who might give you a repeat prescription. Definitely one day of taking antibiotics generally wont clear up an issue and thus why it is always recommended to always take the full dose and retu...
by talkhealth
Fri Jan 08, 2021 11:13 am
Forum: gynaecology
Topic: Home remedies for vaginal discomfort/infection?
Replies: 1
Views: 224

Re: Home remedies for vaginal discomfort/infection?

Hello - sorry to hear about the issues you are experiencing. I think it extremely important that you pursue trying to see a NHS GP - which doesn't cost you money directly and get a definitive diagnosis that you are happy with as to what the problems you have are. I would not recommend any home remed...
by talkhealth
Fri Jan 08, 2021 11:04 am
Forum: general health discussion
Topic: Back Pain
Replies: 3
Views: 276

Re: Back Pain

Hello - there are loads of back pain exercises available and many can be found via NHS websites. However it is important to establish what is causing your back pain in the first place. It could be muscular or it could be internal organs - so best establish the cause of the problem first before you s...
by talkhealth
Fri Jan 08, 2021 11:01 am
Forum: general bladder discussions
Topic: Fungal infection and water
Replies: 1
Views: 218

Re: Fungal infection and water

Hello - I certainly think there is a lot of truth about if you think you want to go to the loo - you will definitely need to go. Also as you will probably have been told by the doctors you should keep your fluid intake up as much as possible... as becoming dehydrated causes so many issues both inter...
by talkhealth
Mon Jan 04, 2021 10:23 am
Forum: general psoriasis discussions
Topic: Pityriasis Lichenoides Chronica (PLC)
Replies: 2
Views: 354

Re: Pityriasis Lichenoides Chronica (PLC)

Hello - we run regular clinics with the BSF (British Skin Foundation) - so suggest to keep an eye on dates and topics that might be relevant so you can ask our expert dermatologists directly.
by talkhealth
Wed Dec 23, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: general bowel discussions
Topic: Student life got stuck because of this!!
Replies: 1
Views: 463

Re: Student life got stuck because of this!!

Hello Hamza and welcome! I am sorry to hear the issues you are experiencing and many of our members who suffer from similar will sympathise with you the problems of getting a diagnosis from an expert. Unfortunately, it is something that you need to pursue when you are not happy with the advice you h...
by talkhealth
Wed Dec 23, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: BSF general discussion
Topic: Mysterious lines on forehead
Replies: 2
Views: 456

Re: Mysterious lines on forehead

Hello - we all have lines on our skin and this is also a natural ageing sign. Dependent on the lifestyle we live - stress, environment, smoking, drinking, poor diet, our skin does reflect quite often our general health. A dermatologist through to a good facialist will be able to offer more insight a...
by talkhealth
Wed Dec 23, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: BSF general discussion
Topic: eczema and itchy eyes
Replies: 4
Views: 493

Re: eczema and itchy eyes

Hello - I am so sorry to hear about your itchy eyes. We totally understand and sympathise how difficult it is to handle the itch from eczema and it is always one of the symptoms that are ranked generally number one as the hardest symptoms to cope with. There are many creams that around on the market...
by talkhealth
Wed Dec 23, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: gynaecology
Topic: PCOS but not really?
Replies: 1
Views: 394

Re: PCOS but not really?

Hello Tiff Thank you for your post. Looking at lifestyle factors including diet and exercise is a great way to start thinking about improving your health. We believe that the most important part of examining any programme around changing your weight - whether it be to lose or gain weight, is that yo...
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