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October Is Eczema Awareness Month!

We are so fortunate that the National Eczema Association (NEA) has organized this amazing time of year to focus on the needs of the eczema community. Eczema Awareness Month is a time when we can all band together and look at advances we’ve made and areas where we need to continue to grow – and it gives those who suffer from eczema a chance to receive the support and encouragement they deserve! For the entire month of October 2013, the NEA will be sharing amazing news, resources, and inspiration to help people living with eczema get the answers and support Read More

Christmas Break

  Time for a Christmas Break! Short Stacks will be closed December 22-25, 2012. All ScratchMeNot orders will be shipped placed during this time will be shipped on December 26, 2012.   Have Scratch Free Holidays from Short Stacks! Read More

NEA announces Eczema App

The NEA has announced it’s first Eczema App which helps you: *Track Flares and Treatments *Take notes about the flare *Gain Information about Eczema by age groups *Get Up To Date News about Eczema from the NEA *Available for all mobile Apple and Android Devices *& More! Download it here!   All images courtesy of Read More

ScratchMeNots Support National Jewish Health

We are proud to announce that we are supporting the cause of eczema and itchy skin during this holiday season through the National Jewish Health in Boulder, Colorado. Short Stacks will donate $1 of every ScratchMeNot sold will benefit the NJ4Kids Program during the months of November and December 2012! Shop Now! The National Jewish Health Hospitals help research and treat those suffering from allergies, respiratory and immune diseases.  A major emphasis at National Jewish Health continues to be the Pediatric Program, NJ4kids, specifically designed for children and adolescents with allergic, pulmonary and immune system disorders. NJ4kids is a program Read More

Eczema Information/Support Group Meeting @ UCLA – Saturday, November 17th (3pm – 5pm)

This meeting’s speaker is Dr Mao of the Tao of Wellness in Santa Monica, CA. He is a well-known Acupuncturist and Herbologist who has been featured on the Dr Oz show and has written a number of books on longevity and eastern medicines. He will speak to the group about Eczema and his approach to treating Eczema. (Dr. Mao is a Licensed Acupuncturist, a Diplomate of Chinese Herbology and a Diplomate in Anti-Aging.  He is currently in general practice with special interest in immune, hormonal and aging related conditions.  He was awarded the Outstanding Acupuncturist of the Year Award in Read More