Woman claims udder cream has 'cured' her eczema

Megan Underwood, 22, from Winchester, Hampshire, claims the unusual solution has soothed her red, raw skin which has affected her entire face and body her whole life.
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Publication date: Available online 18 September 2018Source: Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical AnalysisAuthor(s): Gokhan Zengin, Azzurra Stefanucci, Maria João Rodrigues, Adriano Mollica, Luisa Custodio, Muhammad Zakariyyah Aumeeruddy, Mohamad Fawzi MahomoodallyAbstractThe genus Scrophularia has received much interest with regards to its traditional usages such as eczema, psoriasis, and mastitis. Yet, the medicinal properties of some species still need to be scientifically validated. The present study was designed to investigate into the biological properties of various solvent extracts (ethyl acetate, methano...
Source: Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
The drug, approved for adults with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis, is effective in a younger population, which has few reliable options, data from a phase 3 study show.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 19, 2018 -- Eczema, or atopic dermatitis, can be very difficult to control in some people. But the skin condition, which leads to dry, itchy and inflamed skin, is particularly problematic for black people, according to new...
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - Category: General Medicine Source Type: news
Conclusion: Skin barrier dysfunction indeed occurs in CHE patients, which may be related to mechanisms associated with a downregulated expression of caspase-14.Dermatology
Source: Dermatology - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
This study was a pilot randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, single-center trial with three groups. The participants in treatment group 1 applied Jaungo to the lesion twice a day for 3 weeks. Those in treatment group 2 applied Jaungo and placebo ointments to the lesion once a day for 3 weeks. Those in the placebo group applied placebo ointments to the lesion twice a day for 3 weeks. The Eczema Area and Severity Index and SCORing Atopic Dermatitis scores, transepidermal water loss value, and Dermatology Life Quality Index score were assessed. The outcomes used to evaluate safety were the Draize score, blood test res...
Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine - Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Tags: Complement Ther Med Source Type: research
The herpes simplex viruses (HSVs) are neurotropic and epidermotropic viruses that cause a wide range of clinical disorders with primary and recurrent infections. A disseminated HSV-1 infection of the skin, eczema herpeticum, is commonly seen in patients with atopic dermatitis, suggesting impaired barrier function and dysregulated immune response in these patients [1,2].
Source: Journal of Dermatological Science - Category: Dermatology Authors: Source Type: research
fer J Abstract Itch is an unpleasant symptom, affecting many dermatological patients. Studies investigating the occurrence and intensity of itch in dermatological patients often focus on a single skin disease and omit a control group with healthy skin. The aim of this multi-centre study was to assess the occurrence, chronicity and intensity (visual analogue scale 0-10) of itch in patients with different skin diseases and healthy-skin controls. Out of 3,530 dermatological patients, 54.3% reported itch (mean ± standard deviation itch intensity 5.5 ± 2.5), while out of 1,094 ...
Source: Acta Dermato-Venereologica - Category: Dermatology Authors: Tags: Acta Derm Venereol Source Type: research
SUPPLEMENTS could be used to prevent some eczema symptoms, including dry, itchy skin. Adding these cheap supplements to your diet every day could lower the risk of the skin condition ’s signs.
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
SUPPLEMENTS could be used to prevent some eczema symptoms, including dry, itchy skin. Adding these cheap supplements to your diet every day could lower the risk of the skin condition ’s signs.
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Jack, now three, started to develop cracked patches all over his body when he was just three months old. The youngster, from Darwen, Lancashire, even had to wear a special moisurising suit.
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