Chronic Itching and Chronic Pain Equally as Debilitating

Anyone who has had a mosquito bite knows how maddening the relentless itching can be, even if it only lasts a few days. But for people who suffer from itching that lasts weeks, months or even years, the discomfort can be debilitating. According to a new study, in fact, it can be just as debilitating as chronic pain. Leigh, who didn't want her last name used, recently suffered from a bout of persistent itching that lasted for about two months. At first, doctors couldn't find the cause, so...Full Story
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