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Browsing Articles Tagged with the Topic ofitch

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...

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...

Why Scratching Makes You Itch More

Why Scratching Makes You Itch More

December 1, 2014

Eczema Patients Face Increased Risk of Accidental Injury

Eczema Patients Face Increased Risk of Accidental Injury

The increased odds of accidental injury could be directly related to the side effects of medications intended to treat e...

Investigating the Causes of Chronic Itch

Investigating the Causes of Chronic Itch

July 18, 2014 - Chronic itch, which occurs in many medical conditions and in response to certain drugs,...