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Prevent Dermatographia From Itching Too Much 0

Dermatographia is a skin condition wherein the skin is so sensitive that if you scratch the surface lightly, red lines will appear. Another term used for dermatographia is “skin writing” because people with this condition can literally write on their skin because of how sensitive their skin is.

Treating Rosacea the Natural Way 0

Rosacea is a skin condition wherein your cheeks and nose will suddenly turn red when triggered by stress, exposure to sun, exercise, alcohol, spicy foods, hot bath, etc. Oftentimes the redness spreads to other parts of your body and for some people the sensation can range from itching to painful.

There are many treatments to manage your rosacea. You can take oral antibiotics or medicines that can reduce the redness or you can use natural means to manage your rosacea.

How to Jazz Up Your Organic Cotton Clothes 0

Organic cotton clothes are good for people with extremely sensitive skin because the fabric is very soft. The people who make these clothes do not use harsh chemicals in manufacturing it.

Save Your Skin: The Mini Skin Cancer Survival Guide 0

 

April is National Cancer Control Month. It is a time to focus on increasing awareness about the ongoing battle against cancer, the measures we can take to reduce our risks, and the ways to show support for victims and survivors. In honor of the National Cancer Control Month, we offer facts and updates in skin cancer and skin cancer prevention.

#WorldHealthDay2019: What the World Needs to Know About Allergies 0

Today is World Health Day, and the World Health Organization will once again gather key people around the globe to discuss and participate events that aim to help communities worldwide be aware of any health concerns affecting the world. Just like 2018, the theme of World Health Day 2019 is "Universal Health Coverage." The organization aims to ensure that everyone can obtain the care they need, when they need it, right in the heart of the community. While the goal is to improve health care in general, a lot of people are hoping that the organization would set the spotlight on allergies and its impact on the world.

Study: Kids with Autism More Likely to Suffer from Allergies 0

A study published in the medical journal, JAMA Network Open, suggests that children with autism spectrum disorders or ASDs, are more prone to have food, respiratory, or skin allergy. ASDs are neurodevelopmental disorders that begin early in childhood and last throughout a person's life. People with ASDs have difficulty communicating and interacting socially.

Autism and Food Allergies 0

In commemoration of the National Autism Awareness Month, researchers around the world are working hard to find causes and treatments for children with autism spectral disorder (ASD).

Spring Allergies and Pregnancy 0

 

When you're pregnant, it’s natural to be extra cautious and protective of your body since you’re carrying a child. So most women are a bit tense when they get hives during pregnancy, or severe pollen allergies especially now that it's allergy season.

Fortunately, there are some myths about spring allergy that will ease pregnant women and there are tips they can follow to make sure that they won’t develop any complications that could affect the babies in their wombs.

Yeast Infection or Latex Allergy? 0

If you’re a woman, you’ve probably experienced feeling an itching and burning sensation (not in a sexy way) at one point in time. While some women tend to self-diagnose this as a yeast infection and head out to the pharmacy for some meds, sometimes, it’s not always what it is.

Siblings and Sensitivities: Caring for Siblings of Kids with Eczema 0

When your child has atopic dermatitis or eczema, because of his or her young age, extra care is required to keep the symptoms at bay. Bathing, moisturizing and application of medications all take a significant amount of time and attention, which may have their siblings jealous of the extra care they’re receiving. If chronic itching is causing sleep loss not just for the child but the whole family, it can lead to crankiness, causing additional strain in the family.

Spring Allergies and the Myths Behind It 0

When spring is around the corner it’s important to know the precautions you need to take in order to keep your allergies at bay. But it’s also important to know what myths are there in spring allergies so that you won’t fall into that trap like everybody else and here are some you should know.

How to Manage Your Child’s Latex Allergy 2

Latex allergy is starting to become a major concern for many families since the number of people affected by this condition is slowly rising. For adults, managing a condition like this, although a bit tricky, is not too difficult. But it’s a different case if your child is the one suffering from latex allergy.