Stephanie Watson has written about consumer health for nearly two decades. Her work has been featured in such publications as WebMD Magazine, Healthline, Harvard Health Publications, and Arthritis Today.
If you have atopic dermatitis—a form of eczema—flare-ups of red, itchy, flaky patches on the skin can be common year-round. Here's what to know about choosing and using moisturizers, a mainstay of maintenance therapy for this skin condition.
Shortness of breath (dyspnea) goes beyond feeling a little winded after you’ve exerted yourself. Unlike the temporary breathlessness you may feel after engaging in strenuous exercise, unexplained dyspnea should be medically evaluated.