The impact of skin disease on relationships

Effect Skin Disease

Previous chapters have described the emotional and psychological effects of skin disease on the individual. However, as is the case with most illnesses, skin disease has an impact on a person's relationships, which inevitably affects, and is affected by, the individual's condition. In this chapter we consider the impact that skin conditions have on different relationships and consider some of the social situations in which difficulties regarding the skin condition may arise. Furthermore, the...