You can listen to this exciting podcast series on various platforms, including popular podcast streaming services
The National Eczema Society is proud to introduce its brand-new podcast series, More than “Just an Itch” launching on this World Eczema Day, 14th September.
This new exciting series delves deep into the world of eczema, offering insights, advice, and heartfelt stories from those living with this challenging skin condition. With four engaging episodes, this podcast promises to be a valuable resource for individuals and families affected by eczema.
You can also watch the series in the videos below or if you’re new to podcasts scroll down the page to read the how-to guide on how to download.
Be sure to follow our campaign on our social media channels for updates, and join the conversation using the hashtag #MoreThanJustAnItch
This National Eczema Society podcast series was funded by AbbVie, Almirall and Lilly and they had no editorial input or control over the content or other outputs.
The views expressed in this podcast are not necessarily shared by National Eczema Society and the Society does not accept any liability in respect of them. Likewise, the Society does not endorse, recommend or accept any liability for any product mentioned in the podcast. We hope you find the information in the podcast helpful, although it should not be relied upon as a substitute for personalised advice from a qualified healthcare professional.
Episode 1 – Unmasking Eczema
In this inaugural podcast episode, we unravel the mysteries behind eczema. We learn how our genetics, our skin and our environment all play a part in eczema, and why some children and adults develop this challenging skin condition.
Episode 2 – Living With Eczema
Episode two is a deeply personal journey, as we hear from Chloe and Jack, who navigate life with eczema. Through their stories, listeners gain a first-hand understanding of the challenges, the emotional toll and the impact that eczema can have on someone’s life.
Episode 3 – Parenting Through The Flare-Ups
Episode three takes us into the world of parents Katy and Sanjay, whose young son Sachin has had severe eczema. We hear their heart warming story about how they navigated the complexities of managing their child’s condition. We explore the unique challenges they have faced, from managing their child’s physical discomfort to addressing the emotional impact on the family.
Episode 4 – Healing from Within: Eczema’s Mental Health Connection
In episode four we discuss the connection between eczema and mental health. Healthcare professionals who specialise in dermatology shed light on the emotional toll eczema can take, and the findings from patient surveys by National Eczema Society.
Here is your how-to guide if you’re new to podcasts
Step 1: Choose Your Preferred Podcast Platform
Before you can sign up for our podcast, you need to decide which platform you’d like to use to access it. Popular podcast platforms include Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, and many others. Make sure you have the app or access to the platform of your choice on your chosen device.
Step 2: Search for the Podcast
Once you’ve selected your preferred platform, open the app or visit the website. Use the search feature to look for the podcast More Than Just an Itch or National Eczema Society. This should lead you to the podcast’s page.
Step 3: Subscribe to the Podcast
On the podcast’s page, you’ll typically find a “download” “Subscribe” or “Follow” button. Click or tap on it to download/subscribe/follow the podcast.
Now you are ready to dive into our insightful and powerful podcast series. Happy listening!
Continue the conversation
Share Your Story: If you or a loved one has eczema, consider sharing your experiences and let’s keep the conversation going #MoreThanJustAnItch National Eczema Week 2023
Want to know more about our More than “Just an Itch” campaign, why not check out these pages:
- If you want to watch our campaign video, you can find it here
- Do you want to hear more from Hannah, Callum, Monica, Jack and Emily, who are featured in the campaign video? You can find their full stories here
- If you would like to watch the videos with subtitles, you can find them here
- For resources to support those who may be dealing with the challenges of eczema, you can find them here