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Browsing Articles Tagged with the Topic ofitch

Advice From a Pediatrician to Help Your Child With Eczema Get Good Sleep

Advice From a Pediatrician to Help Your Child With Eczema Get Good Sleep

Sleep disturbances experienced by children with eczema are thought to arise from their itchiness and overall discomfort....

Eczema: A Lifelong Conflict

Eczema: A Lifelong Conflict

"To live with eczema is to fight a war for control of your own body—with the goal of enjoying life, even temporarily, ...

Skin Deep: A Mind/Body Program for Healthy Skin

Skin Deep: A Mind/Body Program for Healthy Skin

Why can’t you just tell yourself to stop scratching? Very simple: you never told yourself to start. Your conscious wil...

What Is Measured Is Managed

What Is Measured Is Managed

People with eczema have a new tool in their pocket to manage triggers, symptoms and treatments all the while contributin...

15 Tips To Stop That Itch

15 Tips To Stop That Itch

Dealing with the urge to scratch is a way of life for people with eczema. We asked our community members what they do wh...

Eczema: Back to the Basics

Eczema: Back to the Basics

Whether you’re newly diagnosed or have been afflicted for years, there are always opportunities to expand your knowled...

Why Does Eczema Itch?

Why Does Eczema Itch?

February 22, 2016 - Itch in atopic dermatitis generally originates in the skin. Medical names for itch ...

An Itchy Gal in SoCal

An Itchy Gal in SoCal

In looking back at my life, I think I’ve had eczema for a reason. I think it’s helped my kids, and it’s definitely...

Can Meditation Help Ease Eczema Itch?

Can Meditation Help Ease Eczema Itch?

Eczema interferes with sleep and normal day-to-day activities, resulting in anxiety, depression, and sleep deprivation. ...

Why Do We Itch?

Why Do We Itch?

Dear Dr. Lerner, I’ve had an unbearable itch all over my body, seen premier dermatologists dozens of times, yet the it...

Serotonin Receptor is Involved in Eczema and Other Itch Conditions

Serotonin Receptor is Involved in Eczema and Other Itch Conditions

Dermatologists have long known that available treatments for chronic itch, including eczema, are simply not up to scratc...

Itching for Relief: Eczema’s Number One Symptom Explored

Itching for Relief: Eczema’s Number One Symptom Explored

Itch can significantly impair patients’ quality of life, leading to sleep disturbances, mental health issues, and othe...