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Atopic eczema: one size does not fit all
Researchers from the UK and Netherlands have identified five distinct subgroups of eczema, a finding that helps explain how the condition can affect people at different stages of their lives. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - November 21, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Health, International, Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Medical School, Faculty of Health Sciences, Population Health Sciences; Press Release Source Type: news

Effects of Superfine Sheep Wool in Infantile Eczema Effects of Superfine Sheep Wool in Infantile Eczema
It's generally recommended that wool be avoided by persons with eczema. But could superfine merino wool actually reduce the severity of pediatric mild-to-moderate atopic dermatitis?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Acne and eczema symptoms? SIX ways to ease skin conditions in winter weather REVEALED
ACNE and eczema are two common skin conditions whose symptoms can be exacerbated during winter. Here are six ways to ease them. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Psoriasis and stress: What's the link?
Not only can stress trigger psoriasis flare-ups, but living with psoriasis can have an effect on a person's overall mental health. Learn more. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eczema / Psoriasis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can cannabis help treat psoriasis?
Can the active cannabinoids in cannabis be an effective treatment for itchy and painful psoriasis? We look at the evidence in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eczema / Psoriasis Source Type: news

Breastmilk: The gift that keeps on giving... Babies who were exclusively breastfed have less than half the risk of eczema as teenagers than those that were not
(Natural News) Adding to the wealth of evidence that prove the benefits of beast milk, a new study finds that breastfeeding could lower the risk of eczema in children by half, as reported by the Science Daily. A team of researchers from King’s College London, Harvard University, University of Bristol, and McGill University assessed whether prolonged... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can aloe vera treat psoriasis?
Psoriasis is a long-term condition that causes excess skin cells to form inflamed or scaly patches on the skin. Can aloe vera help manage the symptoms? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eczema / Psoriasis Source Type: news

Eczema babies' risk of asthma predictable at one
A study by McMaster University in Canada found having eczema alone does not raise asthma and allergies risks. But infants with a certain anitbody are at higher risk. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Extended Breastfeeding May Cut Later Flexural Dermatitis Risk
But breastfeeding promotion not tied to measures of atopic eczema, asthma on questionnaire (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - November 15, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Dermatology, Family Medicine, Nursing, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Allergy, Journal, Source Type: news

Prolonged Breast-Feeding May Guard Against Teen Eczema
Title: Prolonged Breast-Feeding May Guard Against Teen EczemaCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/13/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/14/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - November 14, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Prolonged breastfeeding linked to halving of later eczema risk
But promotion programme not associated with asthma or lung function at the age of 16 Related items fromOnMedica Less than half of babies breastfed after two months How to encourage breastfeeding? Breastfeeding could cut children ’s leukaemia risk (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - November 14, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Breastfeeding cuts risk of eczema by 54%, reveals study
The researchers, from King's College London, the University of Bristol and Harvard University, tracked 13,000 babies born in 1996 and 1997 until they were 16 to make the findings. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Breast-Feeding May Guard Against Teen Eczema
Encouraging new mothers to stick with breast-feeding may halve the already small risk that infants will develop eczema when they hit their teens, new research suggests. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Breastfeeding could reduce eczema risk in children, new research suggests
Study examining the impact of breastfeeding support programmes shows 54% reduction in eczema for children involvedBreastfeeding could reduce the risk of eczema in children, according to new research into the impact of programmes designed to support new mothers in feeding their babies.The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends that babies should be fed just breast milk for six months to help protect them from infection, prevent allergies and provide nutrients and energy.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 13, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Tags: Breastfeeding Eczema Science Health & wellbeing Life and style Parents and parenting Society Source Type: news

Breastfed babies are less likely to have eczema as teenagers, study shows
Babies whose mothers had received support to breastfeed exclusively for a sustained period from birth have a 54 per cent lower risk of eczema at the age of 16, a new study led by researchers from King's College London, Harvard University, University of Bristol and McGill University shows. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - November 13, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: International, Health, Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Medical School, Faculty of Health Sciences, Population Health Sciences; Press Release Source Type: news

Prolonged Breast-Feeding May Guard Against Teen Eczema
MONDAY, Nov. 13, 2017 -- Encouraging new mothers to stick with breast-feeding may halve the already small risk that infants will develop eczema when they hit their teens, new research suggests. And while the study also found no impact on teenage... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 13, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Breastfeeding does not protect children against asthma and allergies
(Uppsala University) The effect of breastfeeding on the risk of developing asthma and allergy has been debated for a long time. In a recent study, Uppsala University researchers show that breastfeeding might in fact increase the risk of developing hay fever and eczema, while not having any clear effect on the risk of asthma. The results have been published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 13, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Regeneron third-quarter profit easily tops Street view on Eylea, Dupixent sales
(Reuters) - Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc on Wednesday reported third-quarter profit that sailed past Wall Street estimates on the strength of increased demand for flagship eye treatment Eylea and its new eczema drug Dupixent, boosting its shares almost 7 percent. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Regeneron profit, revenue beat on Eylea, Dupixent sales
(Reuters) - Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc's third-quarter profit and revenue topped analysts' estimates on Wednesday as demand rose for its flagship eye treatment Eylea and its recently launched eczema drug Dupixent. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Best supplements for skin: Take THESE five nutrients to combat acne, eczema and psoriasis
SUPPLEMENTS can be used to help reduce symptoms of skin conditions like acne, eczema and psoriasis. Here are the five nutrients to top up on for your complexion. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psoriasis and eczema sufferer's diet cure helps thousands
EXCLUSIVE: Hanna Sillitoe, 38, from Manchester, found relief with an anti-inflammatory diet. She published a book to help others and has shared their amazing before and after pictures. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psoriasis patients at higher risk for liver disease
Study compares inflammatory illnesses Related items fromOnMedica GPs to get help to boost early detection of liver disease Benefits of exercise training in women with fatty liver disease Psoriasis photo library Rheumatoid arthritis Drug for rheumatoid arthritis appears to have effect on severe eczema (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - November 3, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Are puppies the latest allergy treatment? Recent studies show protective effects against eczema, asthma
(Natural News) There is no doubt that dogs can bring a lot of joy to people’s lives. Their companionship and loyalty can improve your mental well-being, but did you know they can also enhance your physical health? Walking a dog is great exercise, of course, but a pair of studies shows that the benefits extend... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eczema Can Predict Severity of Asthma Hospitalization Eczema Can Predict Severity of Asthma Hospitalization
A family history of asthma and a patient's own history of atopic dermatitis are linked to a more severe hospital experience, according to a study that could influence care decisions.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - October 31, 2017 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Source Type: news

Do Dogs Help Prevent Eczema and Asthma? Do Dogs Help Prevent Eczema and Asthma?
Animals are a common trigger for eczema and asthma symptoms but two new US studies show dogs may not be the enemy they are often thought to be.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Scientists pinpoint genetic risk factors for asthma, hay fever and eczema
A major international study has pinpointed more than 100 genetic risk factors that explain why some people suffer from asthma, hay fever and eczema. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - October 30, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Research, International, Health; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Medical School, Faculty of Health Sciences, Population Health Sciences, Institutes, Bristol Population Health Science Institute, Institutes, ALSPAC; Press Rel Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Dogs may lower risk of childhood eczema, reduce asthma symptoms
Researchers reveal how exposure to a canine companion in early life could help to protect against eczema and reduce asthma symptoms in childhood. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Allergy Source Type: news

Can Man's Best Friend Chase Away Eczema, Asthma?
Two new studies suggest man's furry best friend might actually provide some protection against allergic diseases. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Newer Eczema Treatments Offer Relief
Children and adults with eczema shouldn't suffer in silence because new, improved treatments can do more to help ease the uncomfortable, itchy rash associated with the skin condition. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eczema treatment breakthrough: There are TWO new CURES for itchy skin condition
ECZEMA symptoms include red, itchy, swollen skin. However, scientists have just developed two new treatments for the common skin condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Asthma and eczema symptoms: Getting a DOG could help conditions
ASTHMA and eczema symptoms could be prevented by getting a dog, even in those with an allergy to furry friends. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can Man's Best Friend Chase Away Eczema, Asthma?
FRIDAY, Oct. 27, 2017 -- Parents of children struggling with eczema or asthma might think that having a dog would only make it harder to control their child's condition. But two new studies suggest man's furry best friend might actually provide... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 27, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Newer Eczema Treatments Offer Relief
FRIDAY, Oct. 27, 2017 -- Children and adults with eczema shouldn't suffer in silence because new, improved treatments can do more to help ease the uncomfortable, itchy rash associated with the skin condition. Many adults diagnosed with eczema... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 27, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Newer Eczema Treatments Offer Relief
Title: Newer Eczema Treatments Offer ReliefCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/27/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/27/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - October 27, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

How olive oil skincare cleaned up eczema
Hannah Barnett, 32, from Sydney, thought she had tried everything for her debilitating eczema and dermatitis when she stumbled upon what she now believes has been 'life changing' for her skin. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Recommendations for systemic therapy in eczema
New recommendations from the International Eczema Council aim to address a question that has gone largely unanswered: When should dermatologists and others prescribe systemic therapy to treat atopic dermatitis? (Source: Dermatology Times)
Source: Dermatology Times - October 23, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Eczema treatment: These three cures can SOOTHE itchy skin condition
ECZEMA is a common skin condition which can cause red, itchy and dry skin. Here are three ways to relieve symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer - THIS supplement for under £5 protects from heart attacks and strokes 
MAGNESIUM supplements can help you sleep better, improve eczema, and even protect you from heart attacks and strokes. This is how much of the mineral you need to be in optimum health. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: THIS supplement for under £5 protects from heart attacks and strokes 
MAGNESIUM supplements can help you sleep better, improve eczema, and even protect you from heart attacks and strokes. This is how much of the mineral you need to be in optimum health. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Management of contact dermatitis
Dr Graham Johnston gives an overview of evidence-based recommendations for the management of contact dermatitis. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - October 18, 2017 Category: Primary Care Tags: Eczema Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How do you choose the best lotion for psoriasis?
How do you choose the best lotion for psoriasis? We answer the question and provide details on retinoids, coal tar, and moisturizers. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eczema / Psoriasis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can psoriasis be passed on genetically?
We examine the genetic factors affecting psoriasis. Learn more about the genes involved and what the studies say about skin conditions being hereditary. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eczema / Psoriasis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How is severe psoriasis treated?
Learn more about how this particular type of psoriasis is treated, including the treatment options and how it is different to other types. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eczema / Psoriasis Source Type: news

Black Children Missing Out on Eczema Treatment
But study finds they tend to have more severe cases of the skin condition than white children Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: African American Health, Eczema, Health Disparities (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - October 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Black Children Missing Out on Eczema Treatment
FRIDAY, Oct. 13, 2017 -- Black children may have more severe eczema than white children, but they are less likely to visit a doctor for this common inflammatory skin condition, new research shows. Eczema causes the skin to become red and itchy.... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 13, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How do your allergies develop?
Find out how harmless substances can cause the characteristic symptoms of hay fever, eczema, asthma, food allergy, and anaphylaxis. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Allergy Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Psoriasis in children: Symptoms, treatments, and causes
We look at psoriasis in children including how adult psoriasis is different, when to see a doctor, and lifestyle remedies for the condition. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eczema / Psoriasis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Psoriasis: What is the Koebner phenomenon?
We look at the Koebner phenomenon, which causes lesions to develop at injury sites of people with psoriasis. Learn more about how to prevent it, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eczema / Psoriasis Source Type: news

Eczema Phenotypes May Indicate Outcomes
(MedPage Today) -- Categorizing the development of atopic dermatitis in infants and toddlers (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - October 7, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Soap for psoriasis: All you need to know
What are the important considerations when choosing a soap for psoriasis? We look at the types of soaps available for psoriasis, and their uses. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eczema / Psoriasis Source Type: news