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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 30, 2016 CONTACT Gretchen Horton-Dunbar Vice President, Expansion gretchen@nationaleczema.org Los Angeles, CA – On Sunday, October 2, 2016 the National Eczema Association (NEA) kicks-off Eczema Awareness Month with their sixth Itching for a Cure fundraising walk. This year’s walk will be held on the campus of the University of California, Los […]

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When Gideon Park’s young daughter developed eczema, his family looked high and low for answers. “It has been a long, confusing, and heartbreaking year of watching her itch; learning the ins and outs or triggers, trying all sorts of steroids, antihistamines, creams, soaps, and moisturizers; and negotiating conflicting advice.” At NEA, we know managing eczema […]

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Meet Elizabeth Falkner, celebrity chef, restaurateur, and media personality. Elizabeth has suffered from atopic dermatitis for more than 20 years, which has affected both her personal life and her career. Through the Understand AD campaign, a national awareness effort focused on educating people about moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis (AD), a potentially serious, chronic inflammatory skin disease,[i] […]

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To better reflect the needs and interests of our community, we have redesigned and renamed our e-newsletter. You’ll find stories about amazing people living with eczema; news and updates about treatments, medications, and research; tools and tips to help manage eczema symptoms, and much, much more. We hope you’ll let us know what you think. […]

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PRESS RELEASE One in five children with eczema will be bullied this school year due to their disease, according to the National Eczema Association San Rafael, California, September 7, 2016 – Results from a new National Eczema Association (NEA) survey of eczema parents and caregivers show that at least one in five children with eczema, including […]

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What you need to know Finding a treatment that works for your eczema or atopic dermatitis (AD) symptoms can feel like an endless cycle for some people. And it’s not just about finding the right medicine, but about getting it covered by your health plan as well. It’s hard enough when your eczema is flaring; […]

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By Debbie Byrnes Itching for a Cure (IFAC). It’s a feel-good day surrounded by people who respect you for your perseverance. And it’s the only walk for eczema and helps raise money for research, support, and education. This year, IFAC will take place on Sunday, October 2, in Los Angeles. When I think of all […]

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… I am a woman surviving it. Who calls into work sick because of eczema? That’s what I’m sure people thought when I was consistently missing work due to lack of sleep, broken and bleeding skin, and sometimes just feeling too emotionally unstable to hold it together in the office. I was doing my best […]

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Understanding AD’s impact to improve your quality of life People living with atopic dermatitis (AD), the most common and chronic form of eczema, know first-hand the burden AD has on both individuals and families. The impacts reach far beyond the serious effects of the disease symptoms such as itch, pain, and inflammation –they also include […]

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Eczema affects more than 30 million people in the United States. The most common and chronic form of eczema is known as atopic dermatitis (AD). There is currently no cure for eczema or AD. To help raise awareness about the serious impact AD has on individuals and families, the National Eczema Association (NEA) has joined […]

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