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The eczema lady

May 30th, 2013 | By

Born in 1914 and trained as a dental nurse, Gladys Reid was farming at Te Aroha when she identified zinc could prevent or reduce the impact of facial eczema.  She recieved an OBE for her work in 1983.  Annette Taylor interviewed Gladys for the NZ Herald, in 2000.  She died in 2006, just before her

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