Latest Itch Stories

2010-03-09 09:03:00

RALEIGH, N.C., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Arbor Pharmaceuticals ("Arbor"), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused exclusively on pediatric medicine, announced today that the company has launched Pediaderm(TM) HC Complete Kit - an innovative new product for the comprehensive management of atopic dermatitis.

2009-12-31 11:27:08

Just because the temperatures are dropping doesn't mean you should drop your skin care routine.

2009-12-22 14:00:28

Johns Hopkins Scientists Find a Source of Nonallergic Itch.

2009-10-29 07:00:00

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- As American Diabetes Month approaches, leading experts like Dr. Jacqueline Sutera, DPM, stress the importance of foot care, especially for those with diabetes.

2009-08-11 06:47:00

KENILWORTH, N.J., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Schering-Plough Corporation (NYSE: SGP) today announced the launch of CLARITIN Eye, an antihistamine eye drop strong enough to control itchy eyes all day or all night.

2009-08-07 11:30:00

Scientists say they have discovered the type of nerve cells that create an itchy sensation.

2009-08-06 14:50:12

Historically, many scientists have regarded itching as just a less intense version of pain. They have spent decades searching for itch-specific nerve cells to explain how the brain perceives itch differently from pain, but none have been found.

2009-07-14 05:33:44

Researchers from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have identified a novel link between a gene known to regulate inflammation in the body and another gene which causes the majority of Crohn's Disease diagnoses.

2009-05-04 09:00:00

Creme in easy-to-use pump provides hours of itch relief for active women WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- As a brand leader in the feminine hygiene product market, Vagisil(R) has announced the introduction of Vagisil Satin(TM) -- a fast-absorbing creme that provides quick and long-lasting relief from itch and irritation, as it soothes and helps heal the skin.

Word of the Day
  • A volcanic mudflow.
The word 'lahar' comes from Javanese.