10 Tips for Managing Itch with Lichen Sclerosus

10 Tips for Managing Itch with Lichen Sclerosus

Introduction Not everyone has itch as a symptom of lichen sclerosus. However, if it is a symptom of yours, you know how absolutely miserable this can be. For today’s video, I share 10 tips for managing itch with lichen sclerosus. Let us know in the comments what your favorite tips are. To be transparent, this post is not evidence-based. Instead, the tips I share are either tips that work for me or tips I have heard from others. Be sure to like this video and subscribe to our channel for more educational LS content. If this video was helpful to you, we’d love your support so we can continue providing important education like this. Make a donation today at https://lssupportnetwork.org/donate. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O1MPYMTGg6g Important Links Get my FREE eBook on vulvar lichen sclerosus here Want to work with me (Jaclyn)? I offer 1:1 lichen sclerosus peer support calls. Learn more and book a…
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Lichen Simplex Chronicus and LS: What’s the Difference?

Lichen Simplex Chronicus and LS: What’s the Difference?

Introduction Have you heard of lichen simplex chronicus before? You may have encountered the term while searching your symptoms on Google and trying to get a diagnosis. Perhaps you heard the term while watching a webinar on vulvovaginal health. Maybe you have a lichen simplex chronicus diagnosis, or your doctor thinks you *may* have this condition. Regardless, it is essential to have a basic understanding of what lichen simplex chronicus is in order to better advocate for yourself. Further - and this is a spoiler alert - you can have both lichen sclerosus and lichen simplex chronicus. In this post, I share what lichen simplex chronicus is, the main signs and symptoms, and how it is treated. I also address a common question in support groups, "can I have both lichen sclerosus and lichen simplex chronicus"? *This post is evidence-based; I draw on the medical literature to share what you…
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