Can my husband stop the spread of his itchy red rash? DR ELLIE CANNON answers your questions
DR ELLIE CANNON: Itchy, sore rashes can destroy patients' confidence - especially when they affect several parts of the body. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 23, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Itch-Dominant Atopic Dermatitis Often Flies Under the Radar Itch-Dominant Atopic Dermatitis Often Flies Under the Radar
A disconnect often exists between clinician-reported and patient-reported outcome measures, said Jonathan Silverberg.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - January 5, 2022 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Men (Santa Included) Need These Facial Hair Care Tips
FRIDAY, Dec. 24, 2021 -- Healthy looking facial hair starts with healthy skin – even if you're Santa. The American Academy of Dermatology suggests some tips to prevent dandruff, ingrown hair, acne and itch under beards, goatees and mustaches,... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 24, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Lilly's lebrikizumab demonstrated significant skin improvement and itch relief when combined with topical corticosteroids in people with atopic dermatitis in third Phase 3 study
Study met all primary and key secondary endpoints Safety profile consistent with prior lebrikizumab studies in atopic dermatitis Global regulatory submissions to occur next year based on data from the Phase 3 clinical trial program INDIANAPOLIS,... Biopharmaceuticals, Dermatology Eli Lilly, lebrikizumab, atopic dermatitis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - December 21, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Why Does My Scalp Itch Like Crazy?
Title: Why Does My Scalp Itch Like Crazy?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 12/15/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/15/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - December 15, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: Got itchy, red skin?
When it comes to itchy, red skin, it ’s possible that psoriasis or atopic dermatitis, also known as eczema, could be the cause.  "Psoriasis and eczema are both skin reactions to the inflammation or immune system coming to the skin and causing a reaction," says Dr. Dawn Davis, a Mayo Clinic dermatologist. Psoriasis is thought to be an immune system problem that causes the skin to regenerate at faster-than-normal rates. This rapid turnover of cells results… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - December 13, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NIDCR's Winter 2021 E-Newsletter
Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. NIDCR's Winter 2021 E-Newsletter In this issue: NIDCR News Funding Opportunities & Related Notices NIH/HHS News Subscribe to NIDCR News Science Advances   NIDCR News NIDCR Major Announcement: Save the Date! Mark your calendar for Tuesday, December 21, at 1pm for a major webcast announcement from NIDCR. Look for log-in instructions, coming in a separate NIDCR email next week. Jennifer Webster-Cyriaque Joins NIDCR as Deputy Director NIDCR welcomed Jennifer Webster...
Source: NIDCR Science News - December 8, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Scientists identify a culprit for chronic itch
The discovery of an immune substance that sensitizes and enhances the activity of itch-sensing neurons suggests a treatment strategy for persistent itchy skin conditions. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - November 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Targeting Oncostatin M Curbs Chronic Itch in Mice Targeting Oncostatin M Curbs Chronic Itch in Mice
Targeting the cytokine oncostatin M with an experimental inhibitor reduced inflammation and itch in mouse models of psoriasis and chronic itch, researchers say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Twitch Is Now On The Nintendo Switch
Scratch your Twitch itch on Switch We still don't have Netflix on the Nintendo Switch, but now we're one step closer to being able to use it as a viewing platform as well as a game one,... #xboxes #eshop #netflix #ps4 (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Itchy skin cause: The common condition making your legs itch in winter
WINTER wreaks all sorts of havoc on our skin from extra spots to dryness, but have you also noticed your skin itching lately? Here's a possible reason why. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why is my skin itchy? The common condition making you itch in winter
WINTER wreaks all sorts of havoc on our skin from extra spots to dryness, but have you also noticed your skin itching lately? Here's a possible reason why. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Featured review: What are the benefits and risks of visible light therapy for treating atopic eczema?
Cochrane Skin is pleased to announce the publication of a new review,Phototherapy for atopic eczema. This review was led by dermatologists from Amsterdam University Medical Centers, and supported by a key stakeholder: the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD). The AAD provided funding for this systematic review (32 studies, 1219 people with clinically diagnosed atopic eczema), which enabled publication of the protocol and full review within 13 months of title registration.Key messagesNarrowband (NB) ultraviolet B (UVB), compared to placebo (a sham treatment), may improve eczema severity (including itch) and may not affect ...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - November 4, 2021 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

Featured review: What are the benefits and risks of light therapy for treating atopic eczema?
Cochrane Skin is pleased to announce the publication of a new review,Phototherapy for atopic eczema. This review was led by dermatologists from Amsterdam University Medical Centers, and supported by a key stakeholder: the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD). The AAD provided funding for this systematic review (32 studies, 1219 people with clinically diagnosed atopic eczema), which enabled publication of the protocol and full review within 13 months of title registration.Key messagesNarrowband (NB) ultraviolet B (UVB), compared to placebo (a sham treatment), may improve eczema severity (including itch) and may not affect ...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - November 4, 2021 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

My life's in danger from an allergy - but no one can tell me what it is!
After dutifully using the supplied hand sanitiser in a shop last summer, Emma Bennett's hands started swelling, becoming noticeably bigger as well as incredibly itchy within minutes. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Comprehensive Phase 3 Data Show First-in-Class TREMFYA ® (guselkumab) Provided Durable Improvements in Measures of Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) Disease Activity Through Two Years
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, November 1, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced comprehensive efficacy and safety data from the DISCOVER–2 trial of TREMFYA® (guselkumab) were published in Arthritis & Rheumatology, representing the final results of the first two-year clinical trial investigating a selective interleukin (IL)-23 inhibitor therapy in active psoriatic arthritis (PsA).1 Results show a majority of TREMFYA-treated biologic-naïve adult patients with active PsA achieved improvements in joint signs and symptoms (American College of Rheumatology [AC...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - November 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

New Study Says Aggressive Immune Response Causes “Covid Toes”
The red, itchy and burning toes are a result of a strong immune response to the coronavirus that causes Covid-19, says a new study. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Victoria Forster, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Science /science business pharma & Source Type: news

New Study Says Aggressive Immune Response Causes ‘Covid Toes’
The red, itchy and burning toes are a result of a strong immune response to the coronavirus that causes Covid-19, says a new study. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Victoria Forster, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Science /science business pharma & Source Type: news

In AD Trial, Abrocitinib Relieves Itch Faster Than Dupilumab In AD Trial, Abrocitinib Relieves Itch Faster Than Dupilumab
In a direct comparison of the oral JAK inhibitor abrocitinib to the IL-4/IL-13 inhibitor dupilumab for AD, abrocitinib offered several advantages, including faster relief of itch.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - October 5, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

What Causes a Child to Itch All Over?
Title: What Causes a Child to Itch All Over?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 10/5/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/5/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - October 5, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

How a miserable itch sent a young company to its first drug approval for a deadly disease
The Peninsula company's first FDA-approved drug will cost close to $400,000 a year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - September 30, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

How a miserable itch sent a young company to its first drug approval for a deadly disease
The Peninsula company's first FDA-approved drug will cost close to $400,000 a year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 29, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

How a miserable itch sent a young company to its first drug approval for a deadly disease
The Peninsula company's first FDA-approved drug will cost close to $400,000 a year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 29, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

How to Help Relieve Dry Eyes
That gritty, itchy feeling in your eyes can arise from many causes, including too much screen time, and eye drops may only make it worse. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jane E. Brody Tags: Eyes and Eyesight Content Type: Service Anxiety and Stress Estrogen Eyeglasses Protective Clothing and Gear Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Cataracts Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Hormones Source Type: news

Why poison ivy can make your skin so itchy
Be on the lookout for the plant’s three leaves on a reddish stem. When you’re in the great outdoors, be careful what you touch. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Arthur Samia Source Type: news

Eczema treatment: The 5 ways to heal eczema - from skin diaries to probiotics
ECZEMA is itchy and irritating, but you don't have to put up with it. Here are five ways to heal eczema. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Consider Itch and Joint Pain in Pediatric Psoriasis Patients Consider Itch and Joint Pain in Pediatric Psoriasis Patients
About 1% of pediatric psoriasis patients have psoriatic arthritis, which is much less common than in adults is"but important to find and manage."Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - September 3, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Minute: Patch testing for allergic contact dermatitis
If you've ever experienced a red, itchy rash appear on your skin after using a certain lotion or even from wearing jewelry, you may be experiencing contact dermatitis. It's caused by a substance you're exposed to that irritates your skin. However, it also can be triggered by an allergic reaction.In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Dr. Matthew Hall, a Mayo Clinic dermatologist, explains how patch testing is crucial to assess for allergic contact dermatitis. Watch: The… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 3, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Trying Out a New Skin Care Product? Test It First
SATURDAY, Aug. 28, 2021 -- You've just bought a new skin care product and you're excited to see how it might transform your look. Instead, you end up with red, itchy or swollen patches because one of the ingredients causes an allergic reaction. The... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 28, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Eczema rash: Is that itchy patch indicative of a gluten sensitivity?
AN ECZEMA skin rash that is bumpy and itchy could be indicative of dermatitis herpetiformis - a common complaint for people with a gluten sensitivity. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High cholesterol: The sign on your face that can be 'itchy or tender to touch' - doctor
HIGH cholesterol can pave the way to life-threatening complications, such as a heart attack or stroke, so reducing your levels is critical. According to Consultant Cardiologist Doctor Brian Clapp, an "itchy or tender to touch" warning sign may show up on your face. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

ANTONIA HOYLE: How I finally learned to overcome my agonisingly itchy legs
ANTONIA HOYLE: For two-and-a-half years, I have experienced an unbearable itch on the front of my shins. It appears seemingly at random, lasting anywhere from two hours to 5 days. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lilly's lebrikizumab significantly improved skin clearance and itch in people with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis in two Phase 3 trials
Primary and all key secondary endpoints including itch, interference of itch on sleep and quality of life were met at Week 16 in two pivotal Phase 3 trials in lebrikizumab clinical trial program Safety profile consistent with prior lebrikizumab studies ... Biopharmaceuticals, Dermatology Eli Lilly, lebrikizumab, atopic dermatitis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - August 16, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Cardi B confused by celebs who don't shower regularly: 'It ’s giving itchy'
“Wassup with people saying they don’t shower? It’s giving itchy,” the “WAP” rapper, 28, tweeted Tuesday night following multiple... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Antihistamine poisoning: Seven warning signs you've taken too much hay fever medication
HAY FEVER can cause itchy, red watery eyes, sneezing fits, and a sore throat. If you find that taking an antihistamine isn't solving the problem, you might be tempted to try alternative methods. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mild kidney disease linked to risk of developing and dying from cancer - symptoms to spot
MILD kidney disease may currently affect up to a third of the population. Symptoms of the condition include urinary tract infections, itchy skin, and swelling of the legs. Researchers have now linked the disease to a heightened risk of developing and dying from cancer. But doctors remain optimistic the study will help improve outcomes for patients. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dr Mark on mosquito bites: How hydrocortisone cream can immediately stop the itching
MOSQUITO bites could be on the rise due to the UK finally basking in some well-needed sunshine. What are the best methods to help treat an itchy bite? Dr Mark Porter revealed all on This Morning. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why Is My Foreskin Itchy
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - July 15, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

British-led patient study finds over 200 symptoms of long COVID-19
Of the diverse range of symptoms, others included: visual hallucinations, tremors, itchy skin, changes to the menstrual cycle, sexual dysfunction, heart palpitations, bladder control issues, shingles, memory loss, blurred vision, diarrhoea, and tinnitus. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - July 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DR ELLIE CANNON: Will I have itchy red spots on my feet for the rest of my life?
DR ELLIE CANNON: In most cases like this, it is a flare-up of a skin condition called dermatitis, although another cause of an irritating rash can be an inflammatory condition (file photo pictured). (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rash, Itch After COVID Vaccine Rare & Quickly Resolves
WEDNESDAY, June 23, 2021 -- Rashes, itchiness and other skin problems can develop after people receive COVID-19 vaccines, but such problems are rare and go away quickly, new research shows. For the study, the researchers looked at more than 40,000... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 23, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Cancer symptoms: Three sensations around your bum that may be indicative of a tumour
CANCER cells multiplying within the anal canal can lead to certain sensations around your bottom. A little scratch here and there may seem innocuous, but if an itchy feeling is accompanied by other signs of disease, beware. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to Report Problems with Flea and Tick Products
Fleas and ticks can be more than just an itchy annoyance to your pets —they can cause serious harm. So it’s important to know how to use flea and tick products safely. It’s also important to know whom to report to if you’re experiencing problems with these products. (Source: FDA Consumer Health Information Updates)
Source: FDA Consumer Health Information Updates - June 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Blood cancer: Does your skin feel a certain way? Unusual warning sign in this sensation
BLOOD cancer is the fifth most common cancer in the UK, with over 40,000 people being diagnosed with the disease every year. Itchy skin could be an early sign of your risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to stop insect bites itching - 4 quick at-home remedies
INSECT BITES are common, and often do little more than cause a persistent itch while they heal - but can you stop the itch? Here's how to stop insect bites itching. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DR ELLIE CANNON: What can I do about dry eyes… that just won't stop streaming?
DR ELLIE CANNON: Dry, itchy and red eyes are very common. When the symptoms happen all the time, doctors may refer to it as dry eye syndrome. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to prevent gnat bites - the 4 tips
GNAT bites look similar to mosquito bites and they can be very itchy, irritating and even cause allergic reactions. Here's how to prevent gnat bites. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Are Psoriasis and Allergies Linked?
Psoriasis and allergies both cause itchy, skin and both involve immune system reactions. Could they be related? (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - June 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Phase 3b Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) Data Show First-in-Class TREMFYA ® (guselkumab) Achieved Robust Joint Symptom Improvement and Complete Skin Clearance in Patients with Inadequate Response to Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibition (TNFi-IR)
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, June 2, 2021 – Today the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced new efficacy and safety data for first-in-class TREMFYA® (guselkumab), including data from the first study evaluating a selective IL-23 inhibitor in adult patients with active PsA, all of whom had demonstrated inadequate response or intolerance to TNFi.1 In the COSMOS Phase 3b study, significantly higher proportions of patients treated with TREMFYA showed joint symptom improvement and complete skin clearance versus placebo at week 24 in this true TNFi-IRa patient population, which is often more...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - June 2, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

How can I treat itchy warts? Dr MARTIN SCURR answers your health questions
Dr MARTIN SCURR answers readers' questions on how to treat seborrhoeic keratosis and how to handle the swelling caused by some treatments given for Raynaud's phenomenon. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news