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by Dr Andrew Thompson
Wed Sep 26, 2018 1:42 pm
Forum: Acne
Topic: Acne Scars
Replies: 5
Views: 1530

Re: Acne Scars

Hi Dom, You might be able to find out about your local camouflage service by contacting your GP or dermatologist. If this issue is causing you distress then you can also speak to your GP about getting support to help with this. This is a common issue that we see with people following treatment for a...
by Dr Andrew Thompson
Thu Sep 28, 2017 12:34 pm
Forum: Psoriasis & Psoriatic Arthritis
Topic: Psychological interventions for psorasis and PsA
Replies: 2
Views: 1232

Re: Psychological interventions for psorasis and PsA

I agree that there needs to be better access to psychological support and if the therapy provided does not work then other types of 'talking cure' or guided self-help might be tried before or in conjunction with medication. Your GP should be able to advise you as to what forms of psychological suppo...
by Dr Andrew Thompson
Thu Sep 28, 2017 12:23 pm
Forum: Vitiligo
Topic: How do I deal with people staring at my daughter?
Replies: 1
Views: 816

Re: How do I deal with people staring at my daughter?

Naturally none of us welcome intrusive comments or stares from other people and it is only natural to be concerned for your daughter. It is so important that we all challenge the stigma and myths that can be associated with skin conditions. Children generally cope well, and it is important to show y...
by Dr Andrew Thompson
Fri Sep 08, 2017 11:48 am
Forum: Other Skin Conditions
Topic: Emotional wellbeing and skin conditions
Replies: 0
Views: 560

Emotional wellbeing and skin conditions

There are now some really good resources to support people living with skin conditions available and many people will feel that such a development is long overdue. The British Association of Dermatologists in collaboration with a range of experts has developed skinsupport.org.uk which provides a goo...
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