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How does asking for help improve eczema?

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It's the first step toward getting better. If you can’t seem to control your stress or your eczema, make an appointment with your doctor so you can talk about your treatment options and other resources for support.

SOURCES:

Jafferany, M. 2007. The Primary Care Companion to the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry,

EczemaNet: "Preventing Flare-Ups;" "Stress Reduction Techniques;" and "The Truth About ‘Other’ Therapies for Atopic Dermatitis."

Donald V. Belsito, MD, professor of clinical dermatology at Columbia University.

Julie Block, president and CEO of the National Eczema Association, San Rafael, Calif.

FamilyDoctor.org: "Stress: How to Cope Better With Life's Challenges."

Andrea Cambio, MD, FAAD, medical director of Cambio Dermatology, Cape Coral, Fla.

 

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on March 01, 2016

SOURCES:

Jafferany, M. 2007. The Primary Care Companion to the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry,

EczemaNet: "Preventing Flare-Ups;" "Stress Reduction Techniques;" and "The Truth About ‘Other’ Therapies for Atopic Dermatitis."

Donald V. Belsito, MD, professor of clinical dermatology at Columbia University.

Julie Block, president and CEO of the National Eczema Association, San Rafael, Calif.

FamilyDoctor.org: "Stress: How to Cope Better With Life's Challenges."

Andrea Cambio, MD, FAAD, medical director of Cambio Dermatology, Cape Coral, Fla.

 

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on March 01, 2016

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