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Allergic Reaction: Itching And Hives

Char's legs covered in itchy bumps. Title reads: allergic reaction, itching and hives. Personal Update.

​I went to the doctor again this week. This is the fourth doctor I've seen about my itching. She was lovely and also thinks it's an allergic reaction after examining the bumps with a magnifying tool. She initially thought folliculitis, but changed her mind upon inspection. The constant itching and ​hives are really becoming a problem. They don't go away anymore. They used to just last about an hour then go away, but this week it has been non-stop. So I'm taking Fexofenadine and Ranitidine daily ​now. 

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Keto Rash: Relieve The Itch

Char scratching her arm. Title reads: Keto rash, relieve the itch. My keto journey

This past week has been rather frustrating - I started itching all over my body! I had been itching previously too, but put it down to the fact that I wasn't showering very frequently due to my CFS, but I have come to the conclusion that I might have that they call Keto Rash.

With the paleo-ketogenic diet I have actually improved my condition slightly and have been able to shower every 3-4 days rather than only once a week. This is when I realised that the itching wasn't related to the showers. I'd itch more in the evenings, even on days I'd already had a shower. Very strange!

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