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Probiotic skin therapy improves eczema i...

An experimental treatment for eczema that aims to modify the skin microbiome safely reduced disease severity and increased quality of life for children as young as 3 years of age, a National Institutes of Health study has found. These improvements persisted for up to eight months after treatment stopped, researchers report Sept. 9 in Science Translational […]

What is eczema herpeticum and how do you...

Eczema herpeticum is an infection usually caused by the herpes simplex 1 virus or “oral herpes” – the virus that causes cold sores to appear around and inside the mouth. These cold sores can appear on other places on the body, also. Eczema herpeticum affects people with atopic dermatitis and other inflammatory skin diseases. The […]

Just one dose of ‘hugely exciting’ eczem

Millions of eczema patients may benefit from a new injection after scientists found a jab may treat the common condition. Oxford University scientists found the pioneering therapy improved the skin of 12 patients – and the results lasted for a month. Charities today said the results were ‘hugely exciting’ and claimed the medication, called etokimab, […]

Eczema: New research shows salt may play...

By Denise Dador Wednesday, March 27th, 2019 Many people have sensitive skin that seems to react to things like stress and the environment. Foods can have a big impact, as well! Now – new research suggests that too much salt may play a role in triggering a skin condition. A local dermatologist explains what could be […]

Hope for thousands and thousands as just...

A NEW jab ought to rework the lives of millions of human beings suffering eczema, medical doctors hope.The new therapy might be given to masses of sufferers after preliminary trials showed ‘extremely interesting’ outcomes.It’s the first jab of its type and targets the maximum commonplace form of the situation, atopic eczema, which is not unusual […]

Dandelions Are Not Weeds! Top 10 Health ...

People spray their lawns to get rid of it, while others use it to heal their body of numerous ailments. What could it be? Well, dandelions of course! Whether your eat or juice the greens, indulge in the honey-flavoured flowers or steep some dandelion root tea, this herb is pure magic! The health benefits of […]

See What Children’s Rashes Look Like on

If you’ve ever seen something unusual on your kid’s skin, you’ve likely turned to the internet for guidance as you anxiously wait for an appointment with your pediatrician. On health education sites, you’ll find images of every common dermatological condition, including eczema, hand-foot-and-mouth disease, chicken pox, impetigo and measles. But the images almost exclusively feature […]

Eczema: Have you experienced these sympt...

ECZEMA is an umbrella term for a group of medical conditions that irritate the skin. While some forms are more common than others, certain symptoms can signify a form called pompholyx Eczema is a condition where patches of skin become inflamed, itchy, red, cracked, and rough. Atopic eczema (atopic dermatitis) is the most common form […]

Tot’s eczema so bad it ripped his feet a

Little Lukas Wojciechowski, from Kettering, Northamptonshire, used to cry with pain when he tried to take a step Two-year-old Lukas suffered so badly with his painful eczema that his feet ripped when he walked. Little Lukas’s skin was so sensitive he had to wear tights every time he went out in sunshine and he suffered from months […]

12 Foods that Make Eczema Worse

Telltale itchy bumps and blisters are the bane of anyone who’s ever dealt with eczema. One hidden culprit might be what you’re eating. Science is still connecting the dots between diet and atopic dermatitis, but one or more of these key foods might be causing or making your flares worse. This common inflammatory skin condition […]

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