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Whenever i take my bath in the morning, my body itches me.What is d cause and solution?

Whenever i take my bath in the morning, my body itches me.What is d cause and solution?

It could be: Sensitivity of your skin to the water , soap shampoo and its chemicals. Hopefully this article will give u useful tips. http://www.livestrong.com/article/525302-reasons-for-itchy-skin-after-a-shower/. ...Read more

Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Itch (Definition)

Itches are a clinical finding in which a person's skin has a sensation of non-painful irritation ...Read more


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What can I do to stop night whole body itches? Is there anyway in finding what causes it? What test can be done and what can I request from my GP?

What can I do to stop night whole body itches? Is there anyway in finding what causes it? What test can be done and what can I request from my GP?

Usually the work up: for pruritus differs if it lasts less or more than 6 weeks. I would make appointment to see board certified dermatologist for work up ...Read more

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My whole body itches & its not scabies what can cause this?

My whole body itches & its not scabies what can cause this?

Many causes: An allergy to food or medication. A reaction to an internal problem such as liver or kidney. Persistent itching requires blood tests. It is alsonpossible to have itching from an atypical case of scabies where it is difficult to find mites. Treatment with Elimite (permethrin) one application is safe as part of treatment, just in case. ...Read more

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My whole body itches everyday, every moment. It hurt becos i scratch myself with ma fingers and brushes everyday, what may be de cause?

My whole body itches everyday, every moment. It hurt becos i scratch myself with ma fingers and brushes everyday, what may be de cause?

Many things: It could be simply dry skin, or environmental things like allergies or exposures. Is there a rash? Do you take medications? Are you otherwise healthy? If this has been going on for a while you should see a doctor to make sure routine blood tests are normal. ...Read more

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My body itches a lot especially hands and my feet, but I have failed to know the cause. Pls a advise . Thx?

My body itches a lot especially hands and my feet, but I have failed to know the cause. Pls a advise . Thx?

Eczema ??: Do your hands and feet get bumps, sometimes blister and peel or crack? And do you get rough itchy spots on your body? The answer for that would be eczema but really can't tell without seeing it. The problem could be as simple as dry skin that could respond to amlactin 12% moisturizer that you should be able to get on almost any pharmacy .See you dr for right diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Woke up with random moving itches all over my body including mouth. No rash. I took benidryl which didn't help much. What should I do? Causes?

Woke up with random moving itches all over my body including mouth. No rash. I took benidryl which didn't help much. What should I do? Causes?

See Dr.if persists: There are conditions from mild to serious, that can cause the skin to become itchy without a rash. Sometimes an internal disease such as a thyroid problem, kidney disease, gallbladder, iron deficiency, allergy is causing your itching and you will need to manage this condition to relieve your symptoms. Moisturize dry skin, cool bath, oatmeal bath, Loratadine once a day, hydrocortisone cream. ...Read more

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I have a rash that is forming up all over my body, some areas itch some areas don't. My feet and hands are what itches the most. What is the cause?

I have a rash that is forming up all over my body, some areas itch some areas don't.  My feet and hands are what itches the most.  What is the cause?

Skin Rash: Skin rashes can occur from a variety of factors, including infections, heat, allergens, immune system disorders and medications. A diagnosis can be made with a skin biopsy. ...Read more

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My body itches a lot is something wrong me?

Maybe, maybe not...: Skin may itch because it's dry and is crying out for more moisture. But what's the texture of your skin when it itches? What's the color? Does scratching make it stop itching or make it itch more? If moisturizer/lotion gives you no relief, follow up with your doc. ...Read more

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