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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Clinical trial to test personalized treatment for severe asthma caused by a specific mutation

Clinical trial to test personalized treatment for severe asthma caused by a specific mutation

Study shows link between breast milk, gut bacteria, and development of the immune system

Study shows link between breast milk, gut bacteria, and development of the immune system

An Introduction to the Benefits of the Skin Trust Club

An Introduction to the Benefits of the Skin Trust Club

Research highlights the impact of stringent hand hygiene during the pandemic on hand skin health

Research highlights the impact of stringent hand hygiene during the pandemic on hand skin health

Risk factors for long COVID-19 in children

Risk factors for long COVID-19 in children

Long COVID also affects children, study finds

Long COVID also affects children, study finds

Changes to infant gut bacteria and food allergies are linked to C-section birth, ethnicity

Changes to infant gut bacteria and food allergies are linked to C-section birth, ethnicity

Study lists five facts to know about antihistamines

Study lists five facts to know about antihistamines

Research offers new clues about the underlying mechanisms of itch

Research offers new clues about the underlying mechanisms of itch

New study to identify prenatal and early childhood markers of high risk for food allergy and eczema

New study to identify prenatal and early childhood markers of high risk for food allergy and eczema

Study: Parents of children with food allergies experience worry, anxiety and stress

Study: Parents of children with food allergies experience worry, anxiety and stress

Frequent moisturization of infants can lead to food allergies

Frequent moisturization of infants can lead to food allergies

Universal strain of bacteria derived from healthy human skin can treat eczema

Universal strain of bacteria derived from healthy human skin can treat eczema

New portable device produces high-resolution 3D images of human skin within 10 minutes

New portable device produces high-resolution 3D images of human skin within 10 minutes

Study shows why antihistamine drugs fail to control severe itch in eczema patients

Study shows why antihistamine drugs fail to control severe itch in eczema patients

Trinity researchers discover key mechanism underlying bacterial skin colonization in atopic dermatitis

Trinity researchers discover key mechanism underlying bacterial skin colonization in atopic dermatitis

Drinking cow's milk during breastfeeding linked to reduced risk of food allergies in children

Drinking cow's milk during breastfeeding linked to reduced risk of food allergies in children

Drinking milk during breastfeeding can reduce food allergy in children

Drinking milk during breastfeeding can reduce food allergy in children

Depressed children, teenagers have higher risk of premature death and wide range of diseases

Depressed children, teenagers have higher risk of premature death and wide range of diseases

Patients with atopic dermatitis more likely to have autoimmune diseases

Patients with atopic dermatitis more likely to have autoimmune diseases