The grief rash

The birthday rash. The holiday heavy. The death anniversary hot flashes. The mother’s day stomach ache.

Grief has physical symptoms that are so profound.

I was listening to the Dermatology Show on ‘Dr. Radio’ recently and the doctor on the show was explaining that she and one of her patients could not figure out why at one particular time of year, her psoriasis would flare up really badly.

The doctor asked her patient if there was anything stressful going on in her life or was there anything about that particular month. Then the patient said that in the month of … Read more...