of skin disorders can be confusing because of overlapping terminology.
The common lay term "rash" is loosely used to signify any
number of skin disorders characterized by itchy, red, irritated skin
eruptions, including dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis, and urticaria
(hives). Other common skin problems include acne, keratosis (hardening
of the skin), canker sores, premature aging, and dryness.
The largest organ in the human body, skin serves
as the crucial mediator between the inner body and the external
environment and reflects the status of the body's internal health.
Although surface irritants can be the source of skin problems, many
skin conditions are actually systemic in origin, and thus may be
effectively treated by correcting physiological imbalances within
The following GSDL assessments pinpoint dysfunctions
that can trigger a wide range of skin disorders. For more information
click on link below:
and Allergies: One of the most common causes of dermatitis and
eczema is sensitivity to food and/or environmental allergens.
Skin Disorders and
Fatty Acids: Dry, itchy, scaly skin is a hallmark sign of essential
fatty acid deficiency.
Skin Disorders and Gastrointestinal
Dysbiosis: Many skin problems have been linked with imbalances
in the gastrointestinal mucosa.
Skin Disorders and Elements: Nutritional imbalances are often first signaled by skin problems.
Skin Disorders (Aging)
and Estrogen: Maintaining optimal levels of estrogen can improve
improve dryness, wrinkling, fading and other symptoms of skin aging
Rispoli has her Ph.D. in Nutrition,
is a licensed Acupuncturist and clinical
researcher. She has been in practice
for well over 25 years. It is through
her clinical practice that she has
gained insights into chronic health
you are suffering from unexplained
symptoms that come and go you owe it
to yourself to find out why. Find out
today call for a Nutritional Consultation
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We also offer Functional Laboratory
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to help determine why you are having
these symptoms. For more information
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