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Those painful lips

One of the unfortunate side-effects of some chemotherapy is mouth ulcers and sore lips.  Chemotherapy can cause cracked lips through dryness, cracking, soreness, bleeding, infections that are fungal in origin, and cold sores from herpes simplex. This can be extremely painful especially when you open your mouth wide you develop badly, cracked lips on the sides …

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Awesome relief for skin that’s hot & hurts

Unfortunately, radiation injures or kills healthy cells as well as cancer cells in the treated area. Repeated radiation exposure causes an imbalance in tissue damage and repair so that exposed skin is damaged faster than it can repair itself. Even after continual moisturising it can become sensitive, burnt, blistered, peeling and very uncomfortable. We have included in …

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Keep hands moisturised

Being in and out of hospital, sometimes you don’t feel so clean! There are so many sick!! people and with the added worry of influenza, hand washing and hand sanitising becomes so vitally important. No one wants their immune system compromised. All this hand washing and hand sanitising can leave your hands cracked and dry. It’s important to …

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Cracked lips

This hot weather.can cause your lips to be dry, dehydrated and chapped. The development of sore lips from treatment causes further discomfort for patients. Chemotherapy can cause cracked lips through dryness, cracking, soreness, bleeding, infections that are fungal in origin, and cold sores from herpes simplex. When you open your mouth wide you develop badly, cracked lips …

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Moisturise with lip-balm

As part of your oral care it is important to moisturise your lips. Chemotherapy can cause cracked lips through dryness, cracking, soreness, bleeding, infections that are fungal in origin, and cold sores from herpes simplex. This can be extremely painful especially when you open your mouth wide you develop badly, cracked lips especially on the sides and …

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