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boingboing.net/2016/09/16/this-woman-is-allergic-to-wate.html

Sep 16, 2016 ... Rachel Warwick suffers from aquagenic urticaria, an immune reaction to contact with water. According to the BBC, it "is like being stung by a bush of particularly pernicious nettles, combined with the malaise of hay fever, every single day." From the BBC: It's a world where relaxing baths are the stuff of ...

nepalbuzz.com/health/people-allergic-to-water

Sep 8, 2017 ... You've probably heard of peanut, eggs, or pollen allergies. But did you know that people can be allergic to water too? According to a 2016 BBC report, there have been 35-50 known cases of water allergy, also called Aquagenic Urticaria. Allergies are hypersensitive immune responses to substances that ...

www.quora.com/How-do-people-who-are-allergic-to-water-survive

I've had several patients over the years with aquagenic urticaria - meaning they get hives on their skin when water contacts their skin. Taking pretty good doses of anti-histamines usually makes the hives pretty minimal and they're able to bathe, swim, etc, without much trouble. Given that your body is 70% water, the ...

patient.info/forums/discuss/allergic-to-water--520153

Jun 26, 2016 ... You could also be allergic to Nickel in the pipes. Also, water itself is the wrong Ph for some skin, using diluted apple cider vinegar will correct this and people who find water makes them itch and sore usually find this stops those happening. You could also try filters. You say you tried different products, were ...

mic.com/articles/141479/can-you-be-allergic-to-water-aquagenic-urticaria-is-real-and-also-the-worst

Apr 21, 2016 ... For people who are allergic to water, they'll develop a rash whenever their skin touches it. The water that makes up our bodies isn't a problem, according to ABC. Sweat, tears, rain — anything water-heavy can set the hives off, usually between 1 and 15 minutes after exposure. Very few people are allergic to ...

learn.allergyandair.com/water-quality-allergies

Jul 29, 2016 ... From peanuts to pollen, millions of people worldwide suffer from allergies, but what they may not realize is that their drinking water could be partially to blame for their symptoms. Most of us probably don't want to think about what could be lurking in the tap water that we drink, cook with and bathe in, but ...

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Sep 17, 2016 ... The Woman Who is Allergic to Water The Doctor Is In. ... And worse, this is a condition that afflicts very few people, so the costs would be very hard to recoup even if they had the patent longer. This would be an orphan-drug situation is there were not a condition this drug was already good for. Maybe the ...

www.epainassist.com/skin/aquagenic-urticaria-or-water-allergy

Mar 4, 2017 ... The other names of Aquagenic Urticaria are Water Urticaria or Water Hives. It might seem a little vague to some people that someone can be allergic to water when water occupies the maximum space in our body. Nevertheless, there are evidences recorded in the medical journals about the occurrence of ...

www.amazon.com/Allergic-Water-Ani-Difranco/dp/B00N1F09CK

Ani DiFranco has never been afraid to take chances and her new album, Allergic to Water, is another bold accomplishment featuring some of her most subtle music to date. Throughout the disc, DiFranco with her band and a few music guests, create melodies that are lilting and funky, imaginative and personal: so personal ...