Hand hygiene and caring for your hands has never been so important
Washing your hands is an effective way to help reduce the spread of coronavirus, protecting yourself and your patients. However, frequent hand washing can lead to and exacerbate dry skin issues including contact dermatitis – a painful, debilitating condition which may require nursing staff to be moved out of clinical areas due to the risk of infection. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EMA Panel Backs Baricitinib for Moderate-to-Severe Atopic Dermatitis EMA Panel Backs Baricitinib for Moderate-to-Severe Atopic Dermatitis
Baricitinib (Olumiant) would be the first JAK inhibitor (and oral medicine) indicated for adults with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis who are candidates for systemic therapy.International Approvals (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - September 23, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology News Alert Source Type: news

CHMP Recommends Approval of Lilly's Baricitinib for the Treatment of Adults with Moderate to Severe Atopic Dermatitis
Positive Opinion is the First Regulatory Action for Baricitinib as an Atopic Dermatitis Medicine INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 18, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) and Incyte (NASDAQ:INCY) announced today that th... Biopharmaceuticals, Dermatology, Regulatory Eli Lilly, Incyte , baricitinib, OLUMIANT, atopic dermatitis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - September 18, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Outbreak investigation of acid fly attack among residential students in a tertiary care centre in South India - Ramakrishnan D, George LS, Jacob A, Lais H, Rajeev M, Panicker KN, Marwaha V.
Paederus dermatitis is the skin irritation resulting from contact with the haemolymph of certain rove beetles, a group that is comprised by the genus Paederus. In May 2018, there was an increase in the number of residential students reporting with burning ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

What is the Allergen Cross-Reactivity Rate of Legumes?
Discussion There are 8 common foods which compromise 90% of food allergens with those being peanuts, soybeans, cow’s milk, eggs, fish, crustacean/shellfish, wheat and tree nuts. Some people believe that lupin (a legume) is 9th. Legumes belong to the Fabaceae family. They provide protein, fat, vitamins other essential nutrients and therefore are used in the human diet throughout the world. “[A]llergenicity due to consumption of legumes in decreasing order may be peanut, soybean, lentil, chickpea, pea, mung bean and red gram.” Other common legumes include alfalfa, clovers, beans, lupins, mesquite, carob...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - September 14, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Study finds babies born in fall at higher risk for allergic diseases
(MediaSource) Researchers at National Jewish Health have determined that many allergic conditions likely start with dry, cracked skin, which leads to a chain reaction of allergic diseases known as the atopic march. It begins in infancy with atopic dermatitis and leads to food allergies, asthma and hay fever. Their latest study in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice reveals that the time of year a baby is born may be a risk factor. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Baricitinib in Moderate-to-Severe Atopic Dermatitis Baricitinib in Moderate-to-Severe Atopic Dermatitis
Baricitinib may provide another treatment option for patients with atopic dermatitis who did not adequately respond to corticosteroid therapy.The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - September 4, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Topical Calcineurin Inhibitors Not Tied to Skin Cancer
THURSDAY, Aug. 27, 2020 -- There is no association between use of topical calcineurin inhibitors (TCIs) for the treatment of atopic dermatitis (AD) and an increased risk for skin cancer, according to a study published online Aug. 12 in JAMA... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 27, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Connect Biopharma Completes $115 Million Series C Financing to Advance Ongoing Clinical Trials in Atopic Dermatitis and Ulcerative Colitis and Initiate Additional Clinical Programs
In an oversubscribed round, top-tier investors provide significant financial resources to accelerate clinical development of potentially best-in-class therapies for inflammatory/autoimmune diseases SAN DIEGO and TAICANG, SUZHOU, China, Aug. 24, 2020 -- ... Biopharmaceuticals, Venture Capital, Personnel Connect Biopharma, atopic dermatitis, ulcerative colitis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - August 24, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Step-Wise Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis: Basics and Beyond Step-Wise Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis: Basics and Beyond
When it comes to successfully managing atopic dermatitis , a stepwise approach to therapy may help maintain control of this skin condition.Pediatric Nursing (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - August 24, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Pediatrics Journal Article Source Type: news

US Seniors Underrepresented in Drug Trials for Atopic Dermatitis US Seniors Underrepresented in Drug Trials for Atopic Dermatitis
Most randomized trials testing treatments for atopic dermatitis exclude seniors, a new study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - August 22, 2020 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

The Best Treatment for Stasis Dermatitis
Title: The Best Treatment for Stasis DermatitisCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 8/21/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/21/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - August 21, 2020 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Characteristics, Symptoms of Psoriasis and Atopic Dermatitis Characteristics, Symptoms of Psoriasis and Atopic Dermatitis
Are psoriasis and atopic dermatitis two distinct and different entities or part of the same disease spectrum?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - August 21, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Human umbilical cord derived mesenchymal stem cells decreased T helper 17 immune response in skin draining lymph node of atopic dermatitis-like skin lesions induced by aspergillus fumigatus
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 20, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: MeganB Source Type: news

Gene variants help explain connection between skin disorder and food allergy risk
(Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center) Two common variants in the KIF3A gene increase the risk of young children having a dysfunctional skin barrier and developing the skin condition atopic dermatitis, according to study led by scientists at Cincinnati Children's. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

NIH-supported scientists demonstrate how genetic variations cause eczema
(NIH/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases) New research supported by the National Institutes of Health delineates how two relatively common variations in a gene called KIF3A are responsible for an impaired skin barrier that allows increased water loss from the skin, promoting the development of atopic dermatitis, commonly known as eczema. This finding could lead to genetic tests that empower parents and physicians to take steps to potentially protect vulnerable infants from developing atopic dermatitis and additional allergic diseases. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Diagnosis and Management of Atopic Dermatitis in Primary Care Diagnosis and Management of Atopic Dermatitis in Primary Care
This primer describes the pathophysiology, epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment of atopic dermatitis, highlighting commonly used therapies and novel medications.Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - August 12, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Journal Article Source Type: news

New and Emerging Biologics for Atopic Dermatitis New and Emerging Biologics for Atopic Dermatitis
This article reviews the many promising biologics currently in trial.American Journal of Clinical Dermatology (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - August 7, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Effect of human umbilical cord derived mesenchymal stem cells on atopic dermatitis-like skin lesions induced by Aspergillus fumigatus
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 5, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: MeganB Source Type: news

Common Causes of Pediatric Allergic Contact Dermatitis Common Causes of Pediatric Allergic Contact Dermatitis
' There is currently limited data regarding the pediatric allergic contact dermatitis in the U.S., despite as many as 20% of children having allergic contact dermatitis. 'Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - July 31, 2020 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Eczema treatment - £2 essential oil to get rid of dry skin and bacterial dermatitis
ECZEMA could be treated by using creams, moisturisers or emollients. You could also get rid of the dry skin condition at home by regularly adding this cheap essential oil to your bedtime routine. It may help to relieve the itchy and sore signs of eczema, as well as bacterial dermatitis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Impact of Airborne Pollution on Atopic Dermatitis The Impact of Airborne Pollution on Atopic Dermatitis
What are the effects of airborne pollution on epidermal barrier function, and how might we reduce the impact of pollutant-induced skin damage?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - July 31, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

No Fracture Risk in Children With AD Who Use Topical Steroids No Fracture Risk in Children With AD Who Use Topical Steroids
' Little has been published about the risk of fracture in children with atopic dermatitis on topical corticosteroids specifically,'one of the study authors, Reese L. Imhof, said.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Pain Severity and Use of Analgesics in Atopic Dermatitis Pain Severity and Use of Analgesics in Atopic Dermatitis
What are the characteristics of skin pain in adult patients with atopic dermatitis? Is the experience of skin pain associated with increased use of pain medication?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - July 24, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Eczema treatment: The natural oil shown to ease inflammatory skin conditions
ECZEMA affects one in 12 people in the UK, states the National Eczema Society. Also known as dermatitis, which natural oil has been shown to ease inflammatory skin conditions? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Novel Pharmaceutical Developments for Atopic Dermatitis Novel Pharmaceutical Developments for Atopic Dermatitis
Find out about the newest therapeutic agents approved for the treatment of atopic dermatitis.Current Opinion in Allergy and Clinical Immunology (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - July 16, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology Journal Article Source Type: news

Subcutaneous Nemolizumab Eases Itching for Atopic Dermatitis Subcutaneous Nemolizumab Eases Itching for Atopic Dermatitis
Frequent scratching can cause not only mechanical skin damage, but also may enhance inflammatory reactions and contribute to sleep problems.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - July 15, 2020 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

S. aureus Agr Virulence Tied to Atopic Dermatitis in Infants
MONDAY, July 13, 2020 -- Skin colonization by Staphylococcus aureus is associated with the risk for developing atopic dermatitis (AD), and infants who do not develop AD primarily exhibit acquisition of dysfunctional mutations in the S. aureus... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 13, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The Role of Bacterial Skin Infections in Atopic Dermatitis The Role of Bacterial Skin Infections in Atopic Dermatitis
This article examines the clinical features of bacterial infections in atopic dermatitis. What do we know about the host and bacterial factors that influence microbial colonization and virulence?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - July 10, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Nemolizumab Beats Placebo for Reduction of Pruritus in Eczema
THURSDAY, July 9, 2020 -- For patients with atopic dermatitis and moderate-to-severe pruritus, nemolizumab results in a greater reduction in pruritus than placebo, according to a study published in the July 9 issue of the New England Journal of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 9, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

What Triggers Seborrheic Dermatitis?
Title: What Triggers Seborrheic Dermatitis?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/2/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/2/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - July 2, 2020 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Tralokinumab Effective in Phase 3 Atopic Dermatitis Studies Tralokinumab Effective in Phase 3 Atopic Dermatitis Studies
The investigational biologic agent for the treatment of moderate to severe atopic dermatitis hit all primary and secondary endpoints in three pivotal phase 3 clinical trials.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

More Phase 3 Data Support Abrocitinib for Atopic Dermatitis More Phase 3 Data Support Abrocitinib for Atopic Dermatitis
Abrocitinib is safe and effective for adolescents and adults with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis, results from a phase 3 study show.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Dupixent(R) (dupilumab) Approved in China for Adults with Moderate-to-Severe Atopic Dermatitis
Dupixent included in list of overseas approved drugs that meet urgent clinical need in China Dupixent is approved in 60 countries for adults with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis, one of the diseases driven by type 2 inflammation TARRYTOWN, N.Y. ... Biopharmaceuticals, Dermatology, Regulatory Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Sanofi, Dupixent, dupilumab, atopic dermatitis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - June 19, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Eczema warning: How a certain feeling could trigger seborrheic dermatitis
ECZEMA - there's a handful of different kinds. What's seborrheic dermatitis? And which feeling can trigger symptoms to appear on the skin? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Do You Treat Perioral Dermatitis?
Title: How Do You Treat Perioral Dermatitis?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 6/18/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/18/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - June 18, 2020 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Do-it-yourself slime: a novel cause of pediatric burns - Guzm án K, Brea I.
"Slime" is a popular do-it-yourself craft among children and teenagers. As its popularity increases, reports of injuries from using homemade slime have been recorded in the literature. The most common adverse effect seems to be a mild contact dermatitis. T... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Caterpillar venom: a health hazard of the 21st century - Seldeslachts A, Peigneur S, Tytgat J.
Caterpillar envenomation is a global health threat in the 21st century. Every direct or indirect contact with the urticating hairs of a caterpillar results in clinical manifestations ranging from local dermatitis symptoms to potentially life-threatening sy... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 8, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Non-Human Animals and Insects Source Type: news

Atopic Dermatitis and its Relation to Food Allergy Atopic Dermatitis and its Relation to Food Allergy
Are those with atopic dermatitis more likely to develop food allergies?Current Opinion in Allergy and Clinical Immunology (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - June 1, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology Journal Article Source Type: news

FDA Approves New Biologic for Atopic Dermatitis in Children FDA Approves New Biologic for Atopic Dermatitis in Children
Dupilumab (Dupixent) injection has been approved for adults since 2017. The new indication is for children whose atopic dermatitis is not adequately controlled with topical prescription therapies.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - May 27, 2020 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Alert Source Type: news

FDA Approves Dupixent (dupilumab) as First Biologic Medicine for Children Aged 6 to 11 Years with Moderate-to-Severe Atopic Dermatitis
TARRYTOWN, N.Y. and PARIS, May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN) and Sanofi today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Dupixent (dupilumab) for... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - May 26, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Can You Scratch Off Seborrheic Dermatitis
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - May 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Hoth Therapeutics Procures Full Licensing Rights for BioLexa Platform, Atopic Dermatitis Treatment
BioLexa is targeting the global pediatric eczema market NEW YORK, May 18, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Hoth Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOTH), a biopharmaceutical company, today announced today that the company has obtained exclusi... Biopharmaceuticals, Dermatology, Licensing Hoth Therapeutics, Chelexa Biosciences, BioLexa, atopic dermatitis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - May 18, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Ronald Reagan ’s Secret Cancer Cure
There’s no faster way to purify your body of viruses, bacteria and fungi — and at the same time ramp up your immune system — than a 125-year-old “cure” banned by the FDA. I’m talking about ozone therapy — and it’s not just good for cleansing your body. You see, ozone — a special “energized” kind of oxygen — can help heal almost any condition. Despite being banned by the FDA back in the 1940s, after more than 60 years of successful use, ozone therapy has saved millions of lives in countries where it has become a commonplace medical treatment. In count...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - May 12, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Dr.A.Sears Tags: Health Source Type: news

Effectiveness of Dupilumab Treatment in Atopic Dermatitis Effectiveness of Dupilumab Treatment in Atopic Dermatitis
Dupilumab has been shown to be an efficacious treatment for atopic dermatitis in several clinical trials, but how does it fare in real-world clinical practice?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 1, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Cochrane Review confirms effectiveness of MMR vaccines
New evidence published in the Cochrane Library today finds MMR, MMRV and MMR+V vaccines are effective and that they are not associated with increased risk of autism. Measles, mumps, rubella and varicella (also known as chickenpox) are infectious diseases caused by viruses. They are most common in children and young adults, and can lead to potentially fatal illnesses, disabilities and death. Measles remains one of the leading causes of childhood death around the globe. Rubella is also dangerous for pregnant women, as it can cause miscarriage or harm to unborn babies. The MMR (measles, mumps, rubella) is a combined...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - April 17, 2020 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

Anxiety, depression, and suicidal ideation amongst patients with facial dermatoses (acne, rosacea, perioral dermatitis, and folliculitis) in Lithuania - Lukavi čiūtė L, Ganceviciene R, Navickas P, Navickas A, Grigaitiene J, Zouboulis CC.
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVE: Skin diseases, especially those with visible manifestation, are considered to cause a major influence on global mental health. Therefore, we determined the prevalence and severity of anxiety, depression, and suicidal ideation in a lar... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Common protein in skin can 'turn on' allergic itch
(North Carolina State University) A commonly expressed protein in skin -- periostin -- can directly activate itch-associated neurons in the skin, according to new research. Blocking periostin receptors on these neurons reduced the itch response in a mouse model of atopic dermatitis, or eczema. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Association of atopic dermatitis with suicide risk among 788,411 adolescents: A Korean cross-sectional study - Kyung Y, Choi MH, Jeon YJ, Lee JS, Lee JH, Jo SH, Kim SH.
BACKGROUND: Atopic dermatitis (AD) is known to negatively influence the mental health of patients. However, only a few studies have explored the influencing factors for psychiatric problems among adolescents with AD. OBJECTIVE: W e aimed to assess ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Moving remote: the post-pandemic clinical trial
The restrictions on movement and normal interaction owing to COVID-19 pose a distinct challenge to the traditional clinical trial model, as patients, investigators and clinical staff are either confined to their homes or seeking to avoid healthcare settings.    Those running clinical trials over the past weeks have had to adapt rapidly by fast-tracking digital capabilities to ensure continued delivery. With the future of existing trials hanging in the balance, some have been pivoting to remote delivery – sometimes in the space of under a week.   Speaking at eyeforpharma Virtual, a digital versio...
Source: EyeForPharma - April 3, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Lucy Fulford Source Type: news