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Bullying and Self-Esteem in Kids with Eczema

Many studies have looked at how teasing and bullying based on appearance affects people physically and mentally.

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My Skin Talks To Me: My Experience Living With Eczema for 40 Years

In my 40-plus years of living with eczema, I’ve learned that my attitude profoundly affects how my disease responds to treatment.

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Eczema Boot Camp: Suzanne’s Story

The Eczema Boot Camp regimen perhaps did not save my life, but it gave me back my life. Wet wrap therapy is the most effective tool I’ve found after 36 years of struggle.

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Latex or Rubber Against Skin

I love your print newsletter The Advocate and read it from cover to cover. The sharing by people who have “been there” is comforting and helpful. Late in my life, I developed severe Atopic Dermatitis after a prolonged period of intense stress. I was twice in the hospital, where I was rubbed from neck to […]

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Improvement with Vitamin D Supplements

Dear NEA Scratch Pad: Since my recent diagnosis of vitamin D deficiency and subsequent therapy with supplements, my eczema flares have disappeared and my rash is clearing! My diagnosis was made in March and coincided with your article “Vitamin D: Hype or Healer?” by Peter A. Lio, MD, published in the first quarter 2011 issue […]

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NEA Celebrates Another Win for Access to New Atopic Dermatitis Therapy Dupixent

ICER, a nonprofit that conducts independent reviews on clinical effectiveness and value of treatments, found Dupixent to be a “high value” drug for adults with atopic dermatitis.

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Spotlight: Never Lose Hope

A newly approved treatment finally brings relief to a woman who’s coped with severe eczema for more than 70 years.

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An Old Treatment Approach Offers New Option to Eczema Patients

Internet renowned pediatric dermatologist Dr. Richard Aron uses a unique compounded topical to treat eczema patients.

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Know Your Legal Rights

Everyone deserves to feel happy and healthy, especially you. Get to know your patient rights. Your Right to Access Health Care You have insurance-related legal rights through the Affordable Care Act and Medicare. This includes requiring insurance plans to cover people with pre-existing health conditions without charging more, holding them accountable for rate increases, protecting […]

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Help With Medical and Prescription Costs For Eczema

If you are moderate to low-income or just need help paying for your health care or prescription costs, you’ve come to the right place. Resources for low- or no-cost medical care Free or low-cost medical clinics or federally funded health centers offer primary care services. Hill-Burton Hospitals are obligated by the federal government to provide free or […]

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