Eczema

Eczema or atopic dermatitis is a long-lasting, itchy inflammatory condition of the skin which may become red, dry, blistered, crusted, scaly or thickened.
What is Eczema?

Eczema or atopic eczema is a skin condition characterized by chronic inflammation and frequent relapses. There are itchy red rashes over the affected areas that usually involve skin creases such as the folds of the elbows or behind the knees.

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Mount Sinai scientists earn $12 million to elucidate novel causes of food allergies and atopic dermatitis

Mount Sinai scientists earn $12 million to elucidate novel causes of food allergies and atopic dermatitis

High burden of multi-food allergies among children and adults in the U.S.

High burden of multi-food allergies among children and adults in the U.S.

Novel monoclonal antibody therapy shows promising results in patients with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis

Novel monoclonal antibody therapy shows promising results in patients with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis

New microfluidic Organ Chip platform replicates the human vaginal tissue microenvironment

New microfluidic Organ Chip platform replicates the human vaginal tissue microenvironment

Study sheds new light on the role of IgA in food allergies

Study sheds new light on the role of IgA in food allergies

Creating New Targeted Antibacterial Products to Help Tackle Antimicrobial Resistance

Creating New Targeted Antibacterial Products to Help Tackle Antimicrobial Resistance

Small molecules found in breast milk may reduce the likelihood of infants developing allergies

Small molecules found in breast milk may reduce the likelihood of infants developing allergies

Children exposed to air pollution in early years more likely to develop food allergies

Children exposed to air pollution in early years more likely to develop food allergies

Practical tips to manage atopic dermatitis in babies

Practical tips to manage atopic dermatitis in babies

'What pediatricians need to know' about monkeypox in children

'What pediatricians need to know' about monkeypox in children

$38,398 for a single shot of a very old cancer drug

$38,398 for a single shot of a very old cancer drug

Dog ownership during infancy might attenuate the risk of persistent wheezing

Dog ownership during infancy might attenuate the risk of persistent wheezing

Extreme climatic events pose a significant threat to global dermatological health

Extreme climatic events pose a significant threat to global dermatological health

How smallpox and monkeypox viruses affect the nervous system

How smallpox and monkeypox viruses affect the nervous system

Vaccines used to prevent monkeypox

Vaccines used to prevent monkeypox

Itchy eczema in children finally gets relief

Itchy eczema in children finally gets relief

Study highlights the efficacy of MVA-BN booster vaccination in inducing durable B cell memory responses against monkeypox

Study highlights the efficacy of MVA-BN booster vaccination in inducing durable B cell memory responses against monkeypox

The most recent evidence about phylogenesis, pathogenesis, prevention, and treatment for monkeypox

The most recent evidence about phylogenesis, pathogenesis, prevention, and treatment for monkeypox

What is the monkeypox self-diagnosis ability of men who have sex with other men in the Netherlands?

What is the monkeypox self-diagnosis ability of men who have sex with other men in the Netherlands?

A California man’s ‘painful and terrifying’ road to a monkeypox diagnosis

A California man’s ‘painful and terrifying’ road to a monkeypox diagnosis