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Browsing Articles Tagged with the Topic ofMy Journey

Picture Perfect: Learning to love the skin I’m in

Picture Perfect: Learning to love the skin I’m in

A candid photography project I did in college finally brought me out of my "eczema shell" for good. ...

Open letter to eczema

Open letter to eczema

Living with eczema has made me miserable for most of my life. I finally decided to write a letter and give this disease ...

How atopic dermatitis inspired me to become a nurse

How atopic dermatitis inspired me to become a nurse

A severe allergic reaction sent me to the emergency room, where the staff inspired me to become a nurse. Today, I specia...

A family reunion where everybody has eczema

A family reunion where everybody has eczema

Eczema Expo 2018 reminded me of a fun family reunion with lots of food, laughter, dancing and breakout sessions…?? OK,...

A Family Reunion Where Everyone has Eczema

A Family Reunion Where Everyone has Eczema

Eczema Expo ’18 reminded me of a fun family reunion with lots of food, laughter, dancing and breakout sessions…?? OK...

From sufferer to survivor

From sufferer to survivor

A particularly painful flare-up of atopic dermatitis gave me a new sense of purpose and a more positive outlook on life....

Itching for relief from my eczema

Itching for relief from my eczema

A diplomat and certified yoga teacher traveled the world looking for effective treatments for her atopic dermatitis unti...

Meet four families triumphing over eczema

Meet four families triumphing over eczema

When one person has eczema, it affects the whole household. Patients, parents and medical professionals alike offer thei...

Climbing the corporate ladder with eczema

Climbing the corporate ladder with eczema

Managing severe eczema flares in a busy corporate environment can be challenging. Marketing leader Helen Piña shares he...

It’s all a guessing game: Part 2

It’s all a guessing game: Part 2

Joan Wanamaker shares her experiences managing multiple forms of eczema as an adult....

It’s all a guessing game: Part 1

It’s all a guessing game: Part 1

Joan Wanamaker shares her experiences growing up with multiple forms of eczema. ...

Itching leads to inspiration

Itching leads to inspiration

A teen living with eczema for most of her life explains what inspired her to research what causes this disease and its p...