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
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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

From a hot wand to night goggles, our expert guide to keeping a lid on dry eye syndrome
Dry eye syndrome affects up to a third of Britons over the age of 65, causing sore, red, itchy, gritty eyes. Optometrists Vik Sharma and Charlotte Cook assess a selection of products... (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Think Before You Make a Big Change
If you ’re feeling the itch to overhaul your hair or finally get that tattoo or nose piercing, the timing makes perfect sense. But pump the brakes before breaking out the scissors or bleach. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - May 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Anna Goldfarb Tags: Quarantine (Life and Culture) Content Type: Service Tattoos Hair Source Type: news

Itch insight: Skin itch mechanisms differ on hairless versus hairy skin
(Georgia Institute of Technology) Chronic skin itch affects 7% of U.S. adults but until recently neuroscientists considered the mechanisms of skin itch the same. Georgia Tech researchers have uncovered differences in itch on hairy versus non-hairy skin that could lead to more effective treatments for patients with persistent skin itching. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Tampons, sanitary napkins could diagnose yeast infections with color-changing threads
(American Chemical Society) The yeastCandida albicans can cause itchy, painful urinary tract and vaginal yeast infections. For women in low-resource settings who lack access to healthcare facilities, these infections create substantial social and economic burdens. Now, researchers reporting in ACS Omega have developed color-changing threads that turn bright pink in the presence ofC. albicans. When embedded in tampons or sanitary napkins, they could allow women to quickly and discreetly self-diagnose vulvovaginal yeast infections, the researchers say. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

13 Things To Try If Your Allergies Are Out Of Control This Year
Looking for relief from symptoms like itchy eyes, sneezing and a runny nose? These tips and products may help. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - May 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

13 Things To Try If Your Allergies Are Worse Than Ever This Year
Looking for relief from seasonal allergy symptoms like itchy eyes, sneezing and a runny nose? These tips and products may help. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - May 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Itch.io is waiving all sales fees today for ‘Creator Day’
Show some indie artists some love today. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

After Epic v. Apple namecheck, Itch.io runs one-day-only dev-friendly promo
Similar to "Bandcamp Fridays"—comes after Itch.io was disparaged in Epic v. Apple. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Moderna Vaccine Can Trigger Red, Itchy'COVID Arm,' But It's Temporary
WEDNESDAY, May 12, 2021 -- In rare cases, people who receive the two-dose Moderna COVID-19 vaccine may experience a red, itchy patch of skin a few days later at the injection site, a new report finds. They shouldn't panic: This " COVID arm " ... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - May 12, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

The 2021 hay fever survival guide: The surprising ways to beat the pollen season
Millions suffer from hay fever, and many will be aware the time of itchy eyes is upon us. The pollen season so far has been a bad one thanks to dry weather. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Apple uses Itch.io ’s ‘offensive and sexualized’ games as a cudgel against Epic
Epic defends it as an "incredible community for developers." (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How much does it itch?
(Northwestern University) Itch can be as debilitating as chronic pain. But it's a hard symptom to measure -- particularly for the 10 million U.S. children with atopic dermatitis, also known as eczema. But now there is a soft, wearable sensor that quantifies itch by measuring scratching when placed on the hand. It allows parents and doctors to track how well itch is being controlled in patients, monitor treatment response and early signs of worsening disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - April 30, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Best supplements for hay fever: Vitamin C is a natural antihistamine - two other remedies
HAY FEVER can be a distressing allergy to have - sore, itchy red eyes, a bunged-up nose and a cough can make going outside unpleasant. Considering that's the only option right now when it comes to meeting up with friends, what can you do? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Wildfire Air Pollution Tied to Uptick in Visits for Dermatitis, Itch
TUESDAY, April 27, 2021 -- Short-term exposure to air pollution due to a wildfire is associated with increased health care use for patients with atopic dermatitis and itch, according to a study published online April 21 in JAMA Dermatology. Raj P.... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 27, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New Drug May Be Better Psoriasis Treatment
MONDAY, April 26, 2021 -- A breakthrough psoriasis drug is better at treating the itchy and painful skin disease than medicines already on the market, according to results from two clinical trials. There was a " night and day difference " in the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 26, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Half of Britons suffer with hay fever symptoms
HALF of Britons may be suffering from hay fever, including sneezing, itchy eyes and runny noses - almost double the previous estimates. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Glenmark Pharma to launch its nasal spray Ryaltris in EU
The drug relieves symptoms of allergic rhinitis, including stuffy nose, runny nose, nasal itching, sneezing, as well as itchy, red and watery eyes. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - April 26, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Diabetes symptoms warning: Three 'weird' signs of high blood sugar - 'Don't ignore'
DIABETES symptoms can sneak under the radar without you even noticing. But there are a number of "weird" signs of diabetes that you should be looking out for, including a change to your eyesight and having an itch that won't go away. Have you been ignoring these high blood sugar symptoms? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Phase 3 Data Showed First-in-Class TREMFYA ® (guselkumab) Provided Durable Complete Skin Clearance Through Five Years in Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis (PsO) and Robust Joint Symptom Improvement Through 52 Weeks in Active Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA)
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, April 23, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced new Phase 3 data which showed TREMFYA® (guselkumab) sustained durable, complete skin clearance rates in a majority of adults with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis (PsO) through five years (252 weeks), a and improved disease activity and axial symptoms in adults with active psoriatic arthritis (PsA) through one year (52 weeks).1,2,3 These data are being presented at the American Academy of Dermatology Virtual Meeting Experience 2021, where Janssen will present a total of 22 abstracts. TREMF...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - April 23, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Pollen count moderate to high countrywide today - best treatment for hay fever
TREE pollen season has peaked, with moderate to high levels countrywide today. For hay fever sufferers, what's the best treatment to prevent and relieve a stuffy nose, an itchy throat and red eyes? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is It Allergies or COVID? Expert Shows How to Tell the Difference
MONDAY, April 19, 2021 -- Seasonal allergies are striking this year at the worst possible time, with the United States in the midst of a fourth wave of the global COVID-19 pandemic. You've got an itchy nose and watery eyes. Or maybe you've got a... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 19, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2: Dry, itchy and peeling skin could be a sign of having high blood sugar
DIABETES type 2 is a condition which has taken over the world. Millions of people globally suffer from high blood sugars which could cause dire effects to the body. Early signs of the condition can be found on the skin and if experiencing itchy, dry skin which peels; it could be an indicator. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nothing Could Make Her Body Stop Itching. Would It Ever End?
It felt like the itch was coming from somehow under her skin. The cause ended up being even deeper. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lisa Sanders, M.D. Tags: Allergies Tests (Medical) Itching Skin Lymph Nodes and Lymphatic System Eczema Source Type: news

Bless You: Hay fever and asthma affect more people - and earlier
(Aarhus University) Over fifty years, the proportion of young Danes who sneeze, rub itchy eyes or suffer a blocked nose because of pollen has grown from 7-8 per cent in the 1970s to 24 per cent today. And for asthma, the proportion has risen from 4 to 12 per cent during the same period. This is shown by a study of 53,000 Danish blood donors published by researchers from Aarhus University in collaboration with the Blood Bank. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Maddening itch of liver disease comes from a surprising source
(Duke University) A devastating itching of the skin driven by severe liver disease turns out to have a surprising cause. Its discovery points toward possible new therapies for itching, and shows that the outer layer of the skin is so much more than insulation. The finding, which appears April 2 in Gastroenterology, indicates that the keratinocyte cells of the skin surface are acting as what lead researcher Wolfgang Liedtke, MD PhD, calls 'pre-neurons.' (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - April 5, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news