Eczema sufferer develops horrific reaction after she stops using steroid cream 

Cara Ward, from London, used the steroid-based medication to treat her eczema. When she stopped, she developed Red Skin Syndrome, which causes severe and painful flaking of the skin.
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ECZEMA could be treated with cream, ointments and moisturisers. But how can you get rid of the dry skin condition at home? These are the best cheap, natural oil and moisturisers to relieve the itchy and sore signs of eczema at home.
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ConclusionAlthough the majority of ARs during OIT are non anaphylactic, AARs occur frequently. Children with higher sIgE for alpha-lactalbumine and casein at baseline seem to be at higher risk for AARs during OIT.
Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice - Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: research
AbstractAtopic dermatitis/eczema is a chronic inflammatory skin condition, and emollients are the first-line treatment. Despite their widespread use, there is uncertainty about the frequency and type of adverse events associated with different emollients. We conducted a restricted review of published data on adverse events associated with emollient use in eczema. Medline (Ovid) was searched from inception (1946) to June 2018. All types of studies, with the exception of reviews, were included. Eligibility was assessed using a two-stage screening process against inclusion and exclusion criteria. References of all included pa...
Source: Dermatology and Therapy - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
Conclusion: CAM use is frequent in both children and adult AD patients. CAM users are characterized by long disease duration, a significant disease burden and by having a longer education. The high prevalence of CAM may indicate that patients ’ expectations regarding treatment of AD are not redeemed in the conventional health care system.Dermatology
Source: Dermatology - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
ECZEMA treatments can vary from person person - what works for one person may not necessarily work for another. Those who have no luck with topical creams and moisturisers may want to try adding a certain health drink to their bath.
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ECZEMA treatments can vary from person person - what works for one person may not necessarily work for another. Those who have no luck with topical creams and moisturises may want to try adding a certain health drink to their bath.
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
ConclusionsScreening programs need to identify nurses who develop chlorhexidine sensitivity due to occupational exposure. Strategies to mitigate risk should provide alternatives for those with sensitization.
Source: American Journal of Infection Control - Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: research
ECZEMA could be treated at home with creams, moisturisers or ointments. You could get rid of the dry skin condition by using this cheap, natural oil to relieve the itchy and sore signs of eczema.
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
The root of Baliospermum montanum has been used as an ingredient of traditional Thai medicines for the treatments of several diseases including itching eczema, muscle and joint inflammation, and cancer. Few studi...
Source: BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine - Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Tags: Research article Source Type: research
PMID: 30754949 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Tidsskrift for den Norske Laegeforening - Category: General Medicine Authors: Tags: Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen Source Type: research
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