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Recession Triggers a Rise in Skin Disorders

by Kathy Jones on  July 31, 2012 at 9:04 PM Lifestyle News   - G J E 4
Apart from your standard of living, recession may also be bad for your skin after a new survey revealed that nearly 90 percent of dermatologists reported a rise in acne, eczema and psoriasis cases after the credit crunch.
 Recession Triggers a Rise in Skin Disorders
Recession Triggers a Rise in Skin Disorders
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The survey was carried out at the British Association of Dermatologists' annual conference and involved more than 105 doctors and nurses who specialize in skin conditions.

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The survey revealed that over 5 percent of the doctors reported a "huge" increase in stress-related skin problems, 41 percent reported a noticeable increase while the remaining said that they had noticed a slight increase in such skin problems.

"The recession brings with it a set of problems that add further stress and misery to the millions that already live with a skin disease in the UK", British Skin Foundation's Bevis Man said.



Source: Medindia
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