EAM '19 Week 2 - #TheRealCostofEczema

October is Eczema Awareness Month. This year, in addition to our #unhideECZEMA campaign, we are focusing on #therealeczema. The goal of this campaign is to raise awareness, reduce stigma, and illuminate eczema’s true impacts.

Week 1: #TheRealCostofEczema

Learn • Share • Connect

Learn about the costs of eczema.

Share stats and stories that matter to you and your community.

Connect with resources, support, and eczema warriors.

#TheRealCostofEczema: Articles and webcasts

Page: Eczema facts

Page: Eczema and emotional wellness

Article: Mounting evidence sheds light on the burden of eczema

Article: Dr. Drucker talks “burden of disease”

Article: Faces of atopic dermatitis in America

Article: Nearly one-third of people with atopic dermatitis report depression/anxiety

Article: Researchers identify link between atopic dermatitis and suicidal thoughts, behavior

Article: Bullying and self-esteem in kids with eczema

Article: Happily ever after (with eczema)

Article: Sleep disturbances, exhaustion common among mothers of eczema children

Article: Hand eczema common among health care workers

Article: Climbing the corporate ladder with eczema

Webinar: How to be well when you don’t feel well: The mind-body connection

Webinar: Managing your child’s eczema

More articles and stories about the costs of eczema

#TheRealCostofEczema: Graphics

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#TheRealCostofEczema: Resources

Related hashtags: #TheRealEczema, #TheRealCostofEczema, #unhideECZEMA, #eczemamonth, #EAM2019

Page: Help with medical and prescription costs for eczema

Page: Working with your health insurance

Article: 6 ways to manage your eczema without breaking the bank

Article: 10 inexpensive ways I manage my eczema

Downloadable PDF: Tools for School

Derma Care Access Network

NIH: National Institute of Mental Health