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by Lara J C
Tue Mar 06, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Routine checks?
Replies: 1
Views: 701

Routine checks?

My functional medicine practitioner (with an American training background) asked whether I've had gynaecological checks (not in connection with anything specific). I said I hadn't had reason to. Should I? I think its more routine in America.
by Lara J C
Mon Feb 12, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: British Skin Foundation - Skin Cancer/Moles
Topic: Moles becoming raised with age
Replies: 2
Views: 620

Moles becoming raised with age

Is it normal for moles to become raised with age? Why does this happen?
by Lara J C
Tue Feb 06, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: food allergy
Topic: How long to recover
Replies: 2
Views: 1474

How long to recover

I've been advised to cut out certain foods that make me itchy. How long might it take for my body to overcome the allergies? I've been advised to test after 3 months plus, but I think it may take much longer than that? Does everyone overcome food allergies? Its such hard work!
by Lara J C
Tue Feb 06, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: allergy testing
Topic: Delayed reaction allergies
Replies: 2
Views: 652

Delayed reaction allergies

I have been advised privately to get allergy tested for immediate and delayed food allergies, as I get itchy after eating certain foods. This may be linked to my chronic migraine. Does the NHS test for delayed as well as immediate food allergies? From what I read, it sounds unlikely, and I may be be...
by Lara J C
Mon Jan 15, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: British Skin Foundation - Women's Skin Problems/Conditions
Topic: Rash won't go away
Replies: 1
Views: 427

Rash won't go away

I have a small, dry, reddish brown patch of skin on my lower back that won't go away completely. Its not itchy but is frustrating. My GP couldn't diagnose it but suggested Hydrocortisone 1% cream which has helped, but its still faintly there. Do you know what it is / will it come back again? I keep ...
by Lara J C
Thu Nov 23, 2017 6:35 pm
Forum: British Skin Foundation - Sensitive Skin
Topic: Supplements (for food allergy itching / rosacea)
Replies: 1
Views: 1201

Supplements (for food allergy itching / rosacea)

What supplements or other treatment may be beneficial for skin that becomes itchy from food allergies, and also for helping rosacea?
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