Although it is hard to believe, suffers every time you need to take a shower. Also, if the surprise rain. Even if you perspire or want to take a glass of water. So is the grueling life of this woman, one of the 50 people in the world that have allergy to water.
Rachael Fetter is 23 years old and lives in Idaho, united States. And just a year ago, in July 2019, was diagnosed with urticaria acuagénicaalthough some years have already started to notice that something strange had every time she bathed.
“In a first time I thought it was the fault of the soap. I tried to use one from another brand, but every time I showered, I went out hives”, reminiscent of the technique in veterinary medicine, and reflects Daily Mail.
Prior to having a definitive diagnosis, the young man had visited several clinics: a medical doctors. Between the tests, we performed two skin biopsies.
The face of the american with hives acuagénica (Rachael Fetter/Cater News).
Far from being shocked by the results to discover what had really decided to face the reality with the highest nobleness possible. “I felt relieved because I had response and I knew that I was not alone,” he said.
After taking a bath, you should sit because the allergy also strikes the soles of your feet (Rachael Fetter/Cater News).
Rachael can not take a shower more than twice a week. To top it off, you must do it fast and, previously, take pain relievers to relieve the pain.
Rachael next to your dog. Can’t take long walks because the sweat also affects (Rachael Fetter/Cater News).
“I feel as if I was burning”, tells the young of Idaho about the feeling as the water touches your skin, causing a rash of bright red color.
And clarifies: “it doesn’t matter if the hot or cold water, but most of my showers are cold because hot water makes things worse”.
Taking painkillers to relieve the pain of hives acuagénica (Rachael Fetter/Cater News).
Also note that once that ends, until you must sit a few minutes for the hives on the soles of the feet.
Although the stains will go in hours, the pain can last for a day (Rachael Fetter/Cater News).
Another trait rare has to do with fluid intake. Is that Rachael can’t drink more than half a glass of water at once if you do not want to suffer stomach problems.
Does it form part of your routine physical activity, or even a long walk with your doggiven that your own perspiration can also cause a epidermal reaction.
Although your problem has no cure, Rachael tries to live with optimism (Rachael Fetter/Cater News).
“When the more time the water remains in contact with the skin, the worse are the burns. These marks are only visible for a few hours, but the burning sensation can last for days“he says with resignation the u.s. and disseminates RT.
While you are waiting for a possible definitive cure to his health problem, he says he will continue taking the medications that help it to endure the pain.
“In the meantime I will try to be as dry as possible. I am frustrated with my bodybut I know that what I do the best I can”, he concluded Fetter.