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Search found 710 matches
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Mon Oct 03, 2016 10:34 am
Forum: Gout & Pseudogout
Topic: Diet affecting gout?
Replies: 4
Views: 1837

Diet affecting gout?

On behalf of our guest visitor, Ben:
My GP is worried my diet is making my gout worse, I have an appointment with a dietician but in the meantime what should I be avoiding/eating more of?
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Mon Oct 03, 2016 10:33 am
Forum: Rheumatoid Arthritis
Topic: Rheumatoid Factor?
Replies: 3
Views: 1837

Rheumatoid Factor?

On behalf of our guest visitor Coleen:
My husband has been told he has the ‘rheumatoid factor’. Does this mean he is definitely going to develop arthritis or can we do something to prevent it?
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Mon Oct 03, 2016 10:28 am
Forum: Osteoarthritis
Topic: Non pharmaceutical options?
Replies: 6
Views: 2424

Non pharmaceutical options?

Our guest visitor, Jan asks:
I’ve been taking medication for my osteoarthritis, which mainly affects my knees, for years, with not much improvement. Are there any non-pharmaceutical approaches I can ask my GP about?
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Tue Sep 27, 2016 9:46 am
Forum: Other Skin Conditions
Topic: Blisters and broken skin - what's causing this?
Replies: 1
Views: 1155

Blisters and broken skin - what's causing this?

On behalf of our guest visitor, Anna: I've got a condition on my right foot that is like tiny little pussy, bloody blisters, but at the same time there's loads of redness, burning and broken skin. I've been told it's eczema or psoriasis? It was originally (5yrs ago) on left foot. And in 2013 I was t...
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Tue Sep 27, 2016 9:42 am
Forum: Other Skin Conditions
Topic: Daughter is suffering with vitiligo - help?
Replies: 2
Views: 1611

Daughter is suffering with vitiligo - help?

On behalf of our guest visitor, Rossana: My 17 year old beautiful daughter is suffer from vitiligo Is only in her back of her neck. And her left side of her eye. We had been already two different doctors in harlequin street but always not much help. You must understand the stress of my beautiful swe...
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Thu Sep 15, 2016 10:07 am
Forum: Skin Cancer & Sun Safety
Topic: Is it ever safe to tan?
Replies: 2
Views: 2062

Is it ever safe to tan?

Posted on behalf of our guest visitor, Joanna:
I am going on holiday next month and I would really like to be able to get a tan, is there any safe way to spend time in the sun, get a tan, and still protect my skin?
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Thu Sep 15, 2016 9:31 am
Forum: Acne
Topic: Acne scar help needed!
Replies: 2
Views: 1863

Acne scar help needed!

On behalf of our guest visitor, Carol: I'd like to ask about acne , abscesses and scars. I've always had acne, I've had a few abscesses and scars from getting them removed, I've thought about cosmetic surgery but I keep getting acne around the scars and more abscesses and the doctors just give me an...
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Mon Sep 12, 2016 4:48 pm
Forum: Burns & Scars
Topic: Pregnancy stretch marks not fading - help!
Replies: 5
Views: 2790

Pregnancy stretch marks not fading - help!

Our guest visitor, Caroline, asks: I had my son 8 months ago, during my pregnancy I was religious about using anti-stretch mark oils. I took care to eat healthily and kept up with a fitness regime. Despite all this, I still developed really bad stretch marks which have not faded at all since giving ...
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Thu Sep 08, 2016 7:13 pm
Forum: Other Skin Conditions
Topic: Swollen skin around eyes
Replies: 1
Views: 1970

Swollen skin around eyes

On behalf of Sheena, a guest visitor: For the last 8 months, I've been getting recurring sore swollen eyes I've tried changing all products, face & hair, cutting out wheat & dairy, I've been given a high daily dosage of antihistamine, steroids tablets, eye drops & cream. My condition cle...
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Wed Sep 07, 2016 4:19 pm
Forum: Acne
Topic: Acne during menopause
Replies: 1
Views: 1798

Acne during menopause

On behalf of Sharon, a guest visitor: I am 40yrs old and am in early menopause. I am taking HRT but my skin has breaking out in lots of spots. I know that menopause can cause this and I've mentioned it to my Doctor but she is not very helpful, in any matter. My skin is bad around my chin, nose and ...
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