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Browsing Articles Tagged with the Topic ofMy Journey

“The most important way to heal”

“The most important way to heal”

After a lifetime of different eczema treatments, Serita Winthrop credits the loving kindness of friends for her healing....

How I deal with the chaos of COVID-19

How I deal with the chaos of COVID-19

Fashion industry insider Daniel Boey was struggling with his own fears and concerns during the coronavirus pandemic unti...

Surviving itchy days with the eczema community

Surviving itchy days with the eczema community

Helen Piña, a social media-savvy eczema warrior and blogger, walks us through the various platforms she uses for engagi...

Eczema is the friend I never wanted (but am learning to love)

Eczema is the friend I never wanted (but am learning to love)

There’s no doubt eczema can be a downer. Yet, just like with so many things in life, there is an upside. I’m learnin...

How I take this time to work on loving my eczema

How I take this time to work on loving my eczema

Posting my flares online was the reason it became so easy for me to unhide my eczema in public. Since we’re all home q...

This is a letter ‘to those’

This is a letter ‘to those’

I want all the people living with eczema – along with their friends and family – to know that there is a light at th...

To other teens with eczema: it gets better

To other teens with eczema: it gets better

Stress-induced eczema and painful skin infections while attempting to keep my grades up drove me to my breaking point. B...

The power of the eczema community

The power of the eczema community

A cross-country move for work left me feeling alone in an unfamiliar place. So, I reached out to local eczema warriors f...

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...

Eczema can be skin hell

Eczema can be skin hell

My skin was perfectly fine until I encountered the evil villain known as knapweed. That was when all hell broke loose....

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 ...