Hay fever and eczema: Are the two conditions connected? Study results revealed
HAY FEVER may have people shielding away in their homes, with their doors and windows shut and having to make do with a breeze from the fan. But, once their sore and itchy eyes feel some relief, another problem may crop up. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eczema treatment - the essential oil to relieve itchy and sore signs of eczema at home
ECZEMA could be treated by using creams, moisturisers or emollients. But you could also get rid of the dry skin condition at home by using this essential oil every day. This is how tea tree oil may help to relieve the itchy and sore signs of eczema. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever tips: Five ways you can sleep better during allergy season
HAY FEVER - also known as allergic rhinitis - usually occurs between late March and September, especially when it's warm, humid and windy. It can cause trouble when sleeping due to symptoms like sneezing, itchy eyes and coughing. Bed experts have revealed top tips on sleeping during allergy season. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eczema: Should you be worried about small, itchy blisters on your hands and feet?
ECZEMA isn't contagious, but a lot of people do have it. There's several different forms of the skin condition. What's the one where small, itchy blisters appear on the soles of the feet and hands? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eczema treatment: Apply this natural oil to your skin to ease symptoms
ECZEMA is an umbrella term for a group of conditions that cause the skin to become red, itchy and inflamed. A flare-up caused by certain triggers can be painful but there is a natural remedy shown to counter symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eczema care: Can sunlight remedy itchy and painful symptoms?
ECZEMA has a tendency to flare-up at the most inconvenient times. With the sun beaming outside, and the weather warming up, will sunshine exacerbate or soothe the sensitive skin condition? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eczema treatment - the £1.50 oil to protect against dry skin at home
ECZEMA could be treated by using creams, moisturisers or emollients. But you could also get rid of the dry skin condition at home during the coronavirus lockdown by using this natural oil. Coconut oil may help to relieve the itchy and sore signs of eczema. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eczema cream: How topical steroids benefit sensitive skin – and the risks
ECZEMA is inflammation of the skin - causing it to become red, itchy and cracked. How do topical steroids benefit sensitive skin? And what are the risks? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Are ‘ COVID Toes ’ ? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your Questions
BOSTON (CBS) — As Massachusetts continues to fight the coronavirus pandemic, the public has plenty of questions. Dr. Mallika Marshall answered some of those sent to WBZ-TV’s Facebook, Instagram and Twitter accounts. How come nobody seems to be dying from anything else?  -Anthony, on Facebook This a big concern.  People most certainly are dying from other causes.  Other life-threatening conditions like strokes and heart attacks don’t stop just because we’re in a pandemic.  So we want to urge anyone who is really sick, with things like chest pain, seve...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - May 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Seen On WBZ-TV Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local Coronavirus Dr. Mallika Marshall Source Type: news

Eczema treatment: The alternative remedy shown to alleviate itchiness
ECZEMA can be a nuisance throughout the year but some people find their symptoms become more aggressive as the weather warms up. If your itchy skin is becoming agonising, an alternative treatment may offer some respite. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

24.4 million Americans are plagued with seasonal allergies, CDC says
The symptoms of itchy eyes, sneezing and runny nose are caused by the immune system’s response to mold spores or pollen. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - May 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Linda Searing Source Type: news

Eczema treatment: The soothing cream that improved girl’s skin condition in under a week
ECZEMA causes itchy, dry and cracked skin. Suffering from the chronic condition, one woman found her ‘skin salvation' in the form of a moisturiser. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever symptoms: How to tell your itchy eyes are a sign of a more serious condition
HAY FEVER season is underway and many people will be bearing the brunt of allergy symptoms. Itchy eyes is a common complaint but when is it a sign of a more serious underlying condition? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dermatologists warn red spots, blisters and itchy wheals could be a sign of the killer coronavirus 
Dermatologists have warned of five skin conditions after studying 375 patients. The most common, affecting half, was a rash of either flat or raised bumps (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus UK: Woman on 'inflammatory syndrome' of son, 2
EXCLUSIVE: Bertie Brown was admitted to Worcestershire Royal hospital last month on his second birthday, when his temperature soared over 40C (104F) and his Itchy rash began to turn black. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

From ‘COVID Toes’ to Hives, These Are the Skin Conditions Dermatologists Think Could Be Signs of Coronavirus
Dermatologists around the world are gathering data on what may be largely overlooked symptoms of COVID-19: skin conditions ranging from rashes to “pseudo-frostbite.” Many viral illnesses—including chickenpox, measles and mononucleosis—are accompanied by telltale skin rashes, often a result of the body’s heightened inflammatory response while fighting off infection. Though more research is needed, a growing number of case reports and preliminary studies suggest SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, can also affect the skin. In late March, an Italian physician submitted a letter to the edi...
Source: TIME: Health - April 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 UnitedWeRise20Disaster Source Type: news

Hay fever sufferers ‘should wear masks’ when outdoors to contain symptoms warns doctor
HAY FEVER season is upon us, triggering symptoms such a cough and itchy eyes - symptoms which have been linked to coronavirus. When going outdoors, hay fever sufferers have now been advised to wear a face mask. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever symptoms: How the condition affects your throat - when symptoms could be COVID19
HAY FEVER is an allergic reaction to pollen and many Brits suffer with it every year. There are many different symptoms that come with the allergy. However coronavirus and hay fever do share similar symptoms like an itchy and sore throat. Here is how to tell the difference between the two. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Aloe vera, honey and more: 10 Home remedies for itchy bug bites
(Natural News) Insect bites often trigger a mildly painful and itchy skin reaction. While insect bites typically do not cause anything more than minor discomfort, they may cause severe inflammation and redness if they trigger an allergic reaction. Still, most insect bites can easily be treated at home. The following are 10 natural remedies that... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Common protein in skin can 'turn on' allergic itch
(North Carolina State University) A commonly expressed protein in skin -- periostin -- can directly activate itch-associated neurons in the skin, according to new research. Blocking periostin receptors on these neurons reduced the itch response in a mouse model of atopic dermatitis, or eczema. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Fennel oil found to have antifungal activity against Candida albicans
(Natural News) Vulvovaginal candidiasis (VVC), or vaginal thrush, refers to vaginal and vulval symptoms caused by the yeast Candida albicans. These include vaginal discharge, a burning sensation in the affected parts and an itchy rash on the vulva and surrounding skin. VVC is said to affect 75 percent of women at least once in their lifetime. Many... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Option for Dry, Itchy Skin in End-Stage Kidney Disease New Option for Dry, Itchy Skin in End-Stage Kidney Disease
Pruritis is common for hemodialysis patients with end-stage kidney disease, but an opioid receptor modulator could provide some relief, a new phase 3 study shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

Hay Fever or Coronavirus? For Allergy Sufferers, a Pollen Season of Extra Worries Is Starting Up
(HAMBURG, Pa.) — The spring breezes of 2020 are carrying more than just tree pollen. There’s a whiff of paranoia in the air. For millions of seasonal allergy sufferers, the annual onset of watery eyes and scratchy throats is bumping up against the global spread of a new virus that produces its own constellation of respiratory symptoms. Forecasters are predicting a brutal spring allergy season for swaths of the U.S. at the same time that COVID-19 cases are rising dramatically. That’s causing angst for people who never have had to particularly worry about their hay fever, other than to stock up on antihista...
Source: TIME: Health - March 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Associated Press Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 News Desk wire Source Type: news

Coronavirus symptoms: Gym manager shares her symptoms including an itchy feeling here
CORONAVIRUS cases are increasing daily and with new cases comes a new set of symptoms. A fit and healthy gym manager from Hull as revealed the symptoms she suffered in the hopes of raising awareness for others. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

"Imaginary" pain could be caused by serotonin deficiency, study says
(Natural News) Somatic awareness refers to a type of mindfulness that focuses on what happens to your body. More often than not, heightened somatic awareness is often accompanied by “medically unexplained symptoms” like headaches, nausea constipation, itchy skin or sore joints. This condition is also often associated with illnesses like fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis and temporomandibular... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is It Allergies, The Flu Or The Coronavirus? How To Tell The Difference
(CNN) — The coronavirus has infected more than 100,000 people worldwide. With all of the news of event cancellations, empty flights and health precautions (wash your hands!), it’s natural that people may get a little anxious every time they feel a tickle in their throat or the beginnings of a bad cough. While the coronavirus is certainly something to take seriously, the chances of any individual person getting it are still low. But if you’re wondering whether that stuffy nose could end up being a worst case scenario, CNN talked to Dr. Greg Poland, a professor of medicine and Infectious diseases at the May...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - March 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News CNN Coronavirus Source Type: news

Bowel cancer symptoms: Itchiness in this area of the body could be a sign
BOWEL cancer must be identified early to increase the chances of survival. In order to do this, one must be aware of the symptoms. What itchy body part could be a revealing sign of the disease? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

An Allergist Offers His Expert Advice for a Sneeze-Free Spring
SATURDAY, March 7, 2020 -- While many Americans are ready to celebrate the end of winter, those with seasonal allergies are already dreading the sneezing, wheezing, itchy eyes and runny nose that spring brings. " Spring allergies can be tricky to... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 7, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Vanda ’s latest study failed. But revenue grew in 2019.
The D.C. biotech ’s phase 3 clinical trial of a drug candidate failed to reduce symptoms among adult patients with an itchy skin condition called atopic dermatitis. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 26, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

Vanda ’s latest study failed. But revenue grew in 2019.
The D.C. biotech ’s phase 3 clinical trial of a drug candidate failed to reduce symptoms among adult patients with an itchy skin condition called atopic dermatitis. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 26, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

Monoclonal Antibody Provides Itch Relief for Prurigo Nodularis Monoclonal Antibody Provides Itch Relief for Prurigo Nodularis
An experimental treatment for prurigo nodularis (PN) can reduce itching by 53% over four weeks, according to a phase-2 test of subcutaneous nemolizumab. The reduction was only 20% with placebo therapy.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - February 21, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Eczema treatment: An oil proven to help relieve symptoms of eczema
ECZEMA is a condition where patches of skin become inflamed, red, itchy, cracked and rough. The condition can negatively affect one's life. What is the best treatment that can help relieve the symptoms of eczema? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What's The Source of'Stinging Water'? Jellyfish Release Toxic Mucus
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 19, 2020 -- The mystery of " stinging water " has been solved, scientists say. Stinging water is the seawater near and around upside-down jellyfish (Cassiopea) -- and swimmers can get stinging, itchy skin while submerged in it, even... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

What's Source of'Stinging Water'? Jellyfish Release Toxic Mucus
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 19, 2020 -- The mystery of " stinging water " has been solved, scientists say. Stinging water is the seawater near and around upside-down jellyfish (Cassiopea) -- and swimmers can get stinging, itchy skin while submerged in it, even if... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

A 79-Year-Old Man on Nivolumab with Itchy Erythematous Patches
A 79-year-old white man presented with an ulcerated chest wall lesion developing from an existing mole. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - February 13, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Mehmet Sitki Copur, MD, FACP, Susan Corey, MD Source Type: news

Eczema cream: Treatment containing this golden spice could help relieve skin flare-ups
ECZEMA is an unsightly condition whereby flare-ups lead to red, dry and itchy skin - which is most definitely not the look people are after. A study reveals a golden spice could help relieve symptoms of the skin disorder. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DR MARTIN SCURR answers your health questions
Seborrhoeic dermatitis is a skin condition in which the scalp becomes red, itchy and flaky. It's very common - occurring in around one in 25 people. It can affect any area of oily skin. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mother's itchy birthmark that lost colour turned out be SKIN CANCER
Kristina Findalen, 37, from Copenhagen in Denmark, was on holiday with her children and father in Italy in 2018, when she noticed her birthmark began to itch, grow in size and lose its colour. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prescription-Strength Steroid Creams Sold Over-the-Counter Can Be Dangerous
THURSDAY, Jan. 23, 2020 -- Rubbing cream into your skin to calm an itchy rash may seem harmless, but not all topical anti-itch formulas are created equal. " People don't understand the potential dangers of prescription-strength steroid creams, " said... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 23, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Best supplements for eczema: This natural herb could help ease symptoms of the condition
BEST supplements eczema: Eczema is a condition where patches of skin become inflamed, itchy, red, cracked and rough. The condition is extremely uncomfortable for the person suffering with it, however there could be a supplement that helps cure the symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 10 causes of an itchy face
A person might experience an itchy face for a variety of reasons. In this article, learn more about the possible causes and how to treat them. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Itchy rash: 8 types
Many different factors and conditions can lead to an itchy rash, including eczema, skin allergies, and psoriasis. Read about some of them here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Eczema cream: Mother thanks ‘miracle bubble bath’ for soothing baby’s sensitive skin
ECZEMA is a common skin condition – more prevalent with children – that causes itchy, dry and cracked patches on the body and face. A mother from Brighton knows first hand how distressing the condition can be, as she began to fear bath time with her baby boy due to his eczema, which made bathing a painful experience. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

January 2020
Rash Decisions : How to Deal With Itchy, Red Skin Going Under : A Closer Look at Anesthesia Provider Beliefs May Affect Pain Relief Treating Seasonal Affective Disorder Sleep Health (Source: NIH News in Health)
Source: NIH News in Health - January 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drug developer dips on failed psoriasis trial
Shares of drug developer Durect Corp. shed nearly a third of their value Thursday after the Cupertino company said its headline drug failed a mid-stage clinical trial aimed at people with itchy, scaly psoriasis. Durect's drug, called DUR-928, has been closely watched not only because of of the psoriasis study but because it also is being tested as a treatment for alcoholic hepatitis and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, or NASH — a fatty liver disease that is one of the hottest potential commercial… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 2, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Drug developer dips on failed psoriasis trial
Shares of drug developer Durect Corp. shed nearly a third of their value Thursday after the Cupertino company said its headline drug failed a mid-stage clinical trial aimed at people with itchy, scaly psoriasis. Durect's drug, called DUR-928, has been closely watched not only because of of the psoriasis study but because it also is being tested as a treatment for alcoholic hepatitis and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, or NASH — a fatty liver disease that is one of the hottest potential commercial… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 2, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

NIDCR Science News - January 2020
Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. A monthly update of NIDCR-supported science advances, as reported by grantee institutions and NIH. How the Mouth Heals Itself Newly identified oral stem cell key to rapid recovery from injury NIH Research Matters • December 10, 2019 NIDCR Postdoc Award Focuses on Mentoring Sang-A Park memorial fellow embraces role as educator, investigator NIDCR • December 20, 2019 NIDCR Science Sto...
Source: NIDCR Science News - January 2, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

'Itch like crazy:' Edmonton boy battles ultra-rare disease
Armando Perez was only three months old when he got itchy. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - December 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Edmonton Source Type: news

Edmonton boy battles ultra-rare disease that makes him 'itch like crazy'
Armando Perez was only three months old when he got itchy. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - December 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Edmonton Source Type: news

January 2020
Rash Decisions : How to Deal With Itchy, Red Skin Going Under : A Closer Look at Anesthesia Provider Beliefs May Affect Pain Relief Treating Seasonal Affective Disorder Sleep Health (Source: NIH News in Health)
Source: NIH News in Health - December 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news