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Eczema Awareness Month: It's MORE Than Meets the Eye

Last updated: October 2019

October is Eczema Awareness Month. Eczema, also referred to as atopic dermatitis (AD), is a chronic, itchy, skin condition. It is often accompanied by uncomfortable and painful symptoms such as dryness, rash, inflammation, redness, oozing, and thickened patches.

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Eczema doesn't just affect the skin

While many eczema symptoms are visible, there is little awareness for the aspects of eczema that are not visible.

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What area(s) of your life has eczema impacted? Select all that apply.

Throughout the month, we plan to raise awareness for the aspects of eczema that do not meet the eye. We need your help! Here's how you can be part of the conversation:


How has eczema impacted your life? Share about the impact of eczema with the hashtag, #eczemaimpacts. We'll share your responses at the end of the month!

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