What causes us to itch ?

Answer Dry skin can be a source of itchiness, but moisturizing doesn't seem to stop those little, random itches that happen anywhere for no reason. From what I've read, the physiological mechanisms behind... Read More »

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What causes your skin to itch?

Just some stuff i found on a website:The average human body is covered by about 20 square feet (2 square meters) of skin. Skin is the only organ that is constantly exposed to potential irritation. ... Read More »

What causes an itch and why does it go away when you scratch it?

Itching is a reaction to an outside stimulus and is generally caused by the release of histamine by our immune system which causes infammation, which then causes itching.It's thought that scratchin... Read More »

When a person is getting dentures what causes their gums to itch excessively?

Three months is not normal.Itchy gums could be a sign of diabetes.She needs to see a doctor for a check-up.Below is a link of causes of itchy gums.…Have he... Read More »

When I feel something squiggly in my butt is that a worm or just an itch?

I would suggest you try some of the answers on this page and see how they work. If not, I suggest you see a doctor.