Monthly Archives: November 2017

  1. Poison Ivy Symptoms and Treatments

    Poison Ivy Symptoms and Treatments


    The dreaded poison ivy rash. It’s uncomfortable and itchy and just no fun. Unfortunately, however, about 85 percent of people are allergic to it, with 10 to 15 percent of the population experiencing severe allergic reactions. While the poison ivy rash itself thankfully isn’t contagious, it can be spread by contact with the resin that is present in the plant. In this article, we’ll talk about how you can prevent poison ivy rash, and what you can do to recognize and treat the symptoms should you become affected. 

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  2. Prurigo Nodularis Symptoms and Solutions

    Prurigo Nodularis Symptoms and Solutions


    Skin diseases can be uncomfortable and embarrassing. Some conditions are worse than others and bring more discomfort. It’s important to determine which specific skin disease you are battling so that you can get the proper treatment and find the soothing relief you need. In this post, we’ll talk about a skin condition known as prurigo nodularis. We’ll review what it is, outline some potential risk factors, and propose some treatment solutions.

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