Integumentary

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Integumentary2018-02-03T21:32:33+00:00

Integumentary

Side effects related to the skin, and skin derivatives such as hair, nails, glands and receptors.

skin rash or severe burn after limited exposure to the sun; redness similar to a sunburn; swelling; a sensation of tingling or burning; hand and feet sensitive to touch; tightness of the skin; thick calluses; blisters on the palms and soles; calluses; blisters; chronic wounds; pressure ulcers or bed sores; nail changes; peeling skin; itching; dry skin; rashes; hair loss; pimples; red bumps; tenderness; pale skin; tender sores inside the nose; cracking of the fingertips; increased facial hair growth; bruising; abnormal thickening of the outer layer of the skin.

The following health professionals can help with Integumentary side effects. Follow the links below to learn more.

Dietician:

Dieticians advise individuals on nutrition-related matters and can modify diets to treat or help manage chronic conditions, food allergies and food intolerances.

Evidence:

Maintaining nutrition & hydration status can reduce the risk of pressure ulcers & injuries.

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Naturopath:

Naturopaths provide a complimentary medicine, by employing a wide array of “”natural”” treatments, including herbal medicine, diet and lifestyle counselling.

Evidence:

Controlled trials provide positive evidence for homeopathy in both seborrheic dermatitis and radiotherapy-induced dermatitis.

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Nutritionist:

Nutritionists main role is to help people achieve optimal health by providing information and advice about health and food choices.

Evidence:

Dietary antioxidants improve dermal blood circulation, and affect cosmetically relevant skin surface and hydration variables.

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Oncology Massage Therapist:

Oncology Massage Therapists are nationally and internationally recognised.

Evidence:

The skin becomes smoother, warmer and has improved colour during gentle effleurage manual lymphatic drainage.

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Yoga Instructor:

Yoga Instructors teach a Hindu spiritual and ascetic discipline, a part of which, including breath control, simple meditation, and the adoption of specific bodily postures, is widely practiced for health and relaxation.

Evidence:

Stretching of the skin during asanas causes stimulation of the skin cells. This results in firmer healthier skin.

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