A reader writes:
I have cystic acne that I have been able to keep under control for the most part, but once in a while it flares up and is horrifically painful and embarrassing. Most managers understand calling in because of sickness, but is it reasonable to call in when i get a flare-up? It happens maybe twice a year for reasons I haven’t figured out yet.
If you’re asking if you can tell your manager that you’re calling out because of acne, the answer to that is no. It