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Browsing Articles Tagged with the Topic ofmental health

When life with eczema becomes the new ‘normal’

When life with eczema becomes the new ‘normal’

You try all the creams, ointments, doctors, pills, experts and theories, but in the end, you just get used to living wit...

Researchers identify link between atopic dermatitis and suicidal thoughts, behavior

Researchers identify link between atopic dermatitis and suicidal thoughts, behavior

Research studies reveal that people with atopic dermatitis are more likely to harbor suicidal thoughts than those withou...

Preventable – documenting TSW

Preventable – documenting TSW

NEA is honored to share this important, powerful documentary “Preventable: Protecting our largest organ”. We are al...

Mounting evidence sheds light on the burden of eczema

Mounting evidence sheds light on the burden of eczema

Atopic dermatitis is more than just financial burden on households. It has social, economic, academic and occupational r...

An open letter to Jezebel and writer Megan Reynolds

An open letter to Jezebel and writer Megan Reynolds

Words have power. It is our responsibility to use them accurately to empower and not tear down already disenfranchised c...

Living well with eczema (and all the ways to do it)

Living well with eczema (and all the ways to do it)

We asked a patient, medical doctor and psychologist for their best advice to conquer the daily struggles of life with at...

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

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

A new survey from the National Eczema Association shows atopic dermatitis is more than skin deep...

Eczema Awareness Month: Do try this at home

Eczema Awareness Month: Do try this at home

Dr. Charles Raison provides some helpful tips for how people with eczema can help lower their inflammation, while also b...

Eczema Awareness Month: The Science Behind Feeling Lousy

Eczema Awareness Month: The Science Behind Feeling Lousy

"If your skin is involved in atopic dermatitis and you feel embarrassed, ashamed or self-conscious, these are huge produ...

Eczema: It’s More than Skin Deep

Eczema: It’s More than Skin Deep

Instead of focusing solely on the physical symptoms of eczema, we think it’s time you gave your mental health some TLC...

10 Tips For Dealing With Stress to Avoid an Eczema Flare

10 Tips For Dealing With Stress to Avoid an Eczema Flare

People with eczema may find that their flare-ups start or intensify with an increase in stress levels. Your skin may fee...

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...