Online clinic on skin conditions 7-21 Sept 20

From 7 - 21 September 2020 talkhealth will team up with Chuckling Goat, Action Against Allergy, British Skin Foundation and Eczema Outreach Support to present an Online Clinic on Skin Conditions.

Go to this Online Clinic

The clinic is an online forum, please contact us if you’re unsure how it works!

Clinical experts will be available to answer questions on issues surrounding eczema, sensitive & dry skin, psoriasis, acne, rosacea, scars and many other skin conditions.

Looking for that little bit of extra support with your condition? Our support programmes have been developed to help increase your confidence in managing your condition. To find out more about how you can benefit from our support programmes register your interest today.

If you would like to join us in promoting the clinic please email us for an information pack.

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Please also check our list of future clinic dates here

Medical Experts

Dr Anton Alexandroff

Consultant Dermatologist, Honorary Senior Lecturer & British Skin Foundation spokesperson - FRCP(UK), CCT (Dermat), PhD, FRSM, FAAD

Dr Nevianna Bordet

Consultant Dermatologist

Dr Mark Brewin

Clinical Scientist - BSc (Hons), MSc, MIPEM, PhD

Mr Ioannis Goutos

Consultant Plastic & Burns Surgeon - FRCSEd(Plast), MSc Burn Care

Dr Sreedhar Krishna

Consultant Dermatologist and Honorary Clinical Fellow in Dermatopathology - MBBS, BSc (Hons.), Cert Maths, PG Cert HRes, PG Cert Clin Bioinf, PG Dip MedEd, MA, MSc, MPhil, MClinRes, MRCP (Derm), FHEA

Dr Vishal Madan

Consultant Dermatologist - MBBS (Hons), MD, FRCP

Julie Van Onselen

Independent Dermatology Nurse - RGN, RSCN, BA(Hons)

Dr Cheryl Rezek

Consultant Clinical Psychologist

Professor Andrew Thompson

Registered Clinical and Registered Health Psychologist - DClinPsy., C.Psychol., AFBPsS., DipCAT., FHEA., BA(Hons)

Dr Emma Wedgeworth

Consultant Dermatologist & BSF spokesperson

Supporting Partners

Chuckling Goat

Studies indicate that eczema is not just a skin condition, but the marker of an underlying autoimmune condition. As 75% of your immune system sits inside the gut, improving your gut health is a safe and effective way to work with eczema. Resolving gut dysbiosis is the natural way to clear your skin.

The Chuckling Goat Eczema Protocol combines drinking probiotic kefir with chemical-free kefir skincare. Proven to actively support your skin, Chuckling Goat Kefir is full of live active cultures and is a significant source of Vitamin B12, calcium, phosphorus and Vitamin A.  All skincare products are free from any perfumes, dyes, petrochemicals, phthalates or parabens. Using food grade ingredients, therapeutic essential oils, herbs, roots and spices Chuckling Goats award-winning products are suitable for people who are prone to dry skin, eczema, dermatitis, rosacea, psoriasis and acne.

Helping hundreds of thousands of eczema sufferers around the world, Chuckling Goat offers free personalised advice from a Nutritional Advisor and a range of all-natural products delivered to your door free of charge. 

Director Shann Jones is a Gut Health expert and the author of the best selling book The Good Skin Solution: Natural Healing for Eczema, Psoriasis, Rosacea and Acne. Visit the Chuckling Goat website to find out more.

Action Against Allergy

Action Against Allergy provides information, advice and support to those made chronically ill through the many different forms of allergy and those who care for them.

A national charity founded in 1978, it campaigns for expert diagnosis and treatment to be available to all through the National Health Service and raises funds for vital research into the causes and treatment of allergic illness. Their ‘Find a Doctor’ service provides personalised advice on the nearest allergy specialist and membership benefits include an informative journal three times a year. In addition, information packs and leaflets covering the whole spectrum of allergy-related illness are available.

Read more about Action Against Allergy

British Skin Foundation

The British Skin Foundation is the only UK charity dedicated to raising funds for skin disease and skin cancer research. This year the British Skin Foundation turns 20 years old, giving out more than £10 million in grants to over 300 research projects since 1996. As well as supporting research into diseases such as eczema, psoriasis and skin cancer, cases of which are unfortunately all too common; the BSF are also looking to find better treatments and eventual cures for conditions that may be less familiar such as vitiligo, ichthyosis and alopecia.

Read more about British Skin Foundation...

Eczema Outreach Support

Set-up in 2011 by the mother of a young girl suffering from severe atopic dermatitis, Eczema Outreach Support delivers the only 1-1 emotional and practical support service to families with eczema.

We help children with eczema and their families at an early stage, offer a community of peers and educate others through awareness workshops in schools, resources and campaigns.

Read more about Eczema Outreach Support...

The Psoriasis Association

The Psoriasis Association is a well-established UK based charity with three aims:-

  • To raise awareness of psoriasis,
  • To provide information, advice and support to those whose lives are affected by psoriasis and;
  • To promote and fund research into the causes, nature and care of psoriasis and to publish and disseminate the results of that research.

Read more about The Psoriasis Association..