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Parents have mild depression when they’re with kids having eczema

Caregivers of children with eczema suffer mild anxiety, depression.

11 Oct 2019 1:09 PM

Infants with eczema are more susceptible to asthma as they grow old

Eczema in infants makes them susceptible to food allergy, hay fever, asthma.

19 Jul 2019 9:29 AM

Study suggests way to treat severe eczema

Eczema is a chronic condition, and symptoms can come and go.

18 Nov 2018 10:40 AM

Teens with eczema may not follow prescribed treatment regimen

One problem may be they want their medicine to instantly clear up any patches of skin reddened by eczema.

24 Jun 2018 6:24 PM

Study finds costly eczema injection also helps relieve severe asthma

Drugs which have some kind of natural source, and are manufactured using biotechnology could also be candidates for use against asthma.

22 May 2018 1:32 PM


Moisturizing bath washes may not help kids with eczema

There’s less consensus in the medical community about whether children should also use emollient bath additives.

20 May 2018 3:16 PM

Probiotics during pregnancy tied to lower eczema risk for kids

There was already some evidence that probiotic exposure in early life may reduce risk of eczema in an infant.

17 Mar 2018 9:55 AM

Here's why washing new clothes before you wear them is crucial

You never know what you could develop.

22 Feb 2018 3:53 PM

New eczema therapy may cut asthma severity in kids

Children with Atopic Dermatitis (AD), a type of eczema of the skin, show an increased risk of developing asthma later in life.

21 Jan 2018 9:27 AM

New eczema therapy reduces asthma severity in kids: study

The team therefore combined two anti-inflammatory compounds - corticosteroids and PPAR agonists - into one potential treatment in mice.

20 Jan 2018 4:46 PM


Breastfeeding could prevent risk of eczema in children

Eczema causes the skin to become itchy, dry, cracked, sore and red and affects around one in five children and one in ten adults.

14 Nov 2017 5:25 PM

Study shows genetic risk factors for asthma, hay fever and eczema

Asthma, hay fever and eczema are allergic diseases that affect different parts of the body.

01 Nov 2017 9:14 AM

Having a dog cuts risk of childhood eczema, asthma

Researchers wanted to know if there is a protective effect in having a dog that slowed down that progress in children.

27 Oct 2017 3:24 PM

Eczema risk upped by hard water, says study

Researchers discover that exposing skin to hard water damages skin barrier and increases sensitivity of skin to potential irritants.

22 Sep 2017 8:12 AM

Certain kind of body rashes could indicate cancer

According to researchers, in rare cases rashes that look like psoriasis or eczema could indicate cancer.

08 Sep 2017 3:20 PM


Link between eczema, heart disease questioned

Here's what researchers discovered.

19 Jun 2017 9:23 AM