Living with chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) can be painful in many ways.

  1. When you first start noticing the strange, red bumps on your body.
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And your internet search wrongly tells you you’re probably going to die.
 

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3. It itches...

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4. It burns...

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5. And it HURTS.

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6. There is a sort-of-relief you feel when a doctor FINALLY figures it out (which can take YEARS, for some) until you realize what a Chronic Urticaria diagnoses entails.

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7. And the endless journey to try to find relief (starting online).

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8. But, at the end of the day, you know you've got this.

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10. Becaise learning to live with CSU will only made you a stronger person - You are AWESOME and you don't have let your skin disease hold you down!

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Can you relate? Are you thinking of some other moments that we all deal with? The emotional toll that CSU can take on a person is substantial, and sometimes downright overwhelming. Sometimes, the best way to combat these struggles are to face life with humor, and to reach out and connect with those who understand. Remember, you are never alone!

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