Skin problems are rife post drug treatments

Today’s drugs can cause skin problems Todays medical treatments often use strong drugs, which can leave patients with itchy peeling skin, similar to the left side of this image;  We all want skin looking like the ‘nice’ side, but anyone whose skin...

A cream that delivers

HERO CREAM TO THE RESCUE Long-term side effects are something I have learned to deal with.  Doctors would pooh pooh symptoms, and tell me “only XXXX amount of patients get …….whatever I was complaining  about.  But surely, I couldn’t be the...

Cancer survivors’ skin ages quicker

Cancer survivors’ skin ages quicker I knew it –  according to Dr. Lisa Gallacher of the American Cancer Institute, evidence that “findings from our study add to the evidence that cancer and its treatment may have adverse effects on age-related...

Confused about sun care?

  Sunshine brings worries about skin cancer  In Summer, it’s right to be concerned about avoiding the sun – and its consequences, especially if you are a cancer survivor. And it’s right to be concerned about Moles, lesions etc. on your body as...

Aromatherapy if you have no sense of smell

Taking advantage of Aromatherapy if you’ve lost your sense of smell When Jennifer Young, the cancer skincare specialist, sent details of the new Chakra Collection, I didn’t think it was for me.  Since cancer treatment, I’ve lost much of my sense of...