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

Medical News Today: Scalp psoriasis: Shampoos, home remedies, and causes
In this article, learn more about scalp psoriasis. We explore shampoos, home remedies, and potential causes of the condition here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eczema / Psoriasis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why does psoriasis itch and how can I stop it?
Psoriasis is a skin condition, that may cause itchiness. Find out here about the reasons why psoriasis itches and also the most effective ways to stop it. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eczema / Psoriasis Source Type: news

Study finds black children less likely to see doctor for eczema
Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania found that black children are less likely to see a doctor for eczema despite being more severe among minorities. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - September 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Infected eczema: Symptoms, treatment, and prevention
Eczema can be infected by bacteria, viruses, or fungi. In this article, we look at how to reduce the risk of this potentially painful infection. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eczema / Psoriasis Source Type: news

Black children less likely to see doctor for eczema despite being more severely affected
(University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine) A new study shows white children in America are more likely to see a doctor for treatment of eczema than black children, despite the fact that the disease is likely more severe among minorities. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 29, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

EC grants marketing authorisation for Sanofi and Regeneron ’s Dupixent for AD
The European Commission (EC) has granted marketing authorisation for Sanofi and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals ’ Dupixent (dupilumab) to treat adults with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis (AD), a form of eczema. (Source: Pharmaceutical Technology)
Source: Pharmaceutical Technology - September 28, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Medical News Today: The 10 best blogs for skin disorders
Do you have dry, itchy, acne-prone skin or eczema? We have rounded up the best blogs for skin disorders written by dermatologists, experts, and patients. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

EU approves Sanofi and Regeneron's dupilumab in eczema
PARIS (Reuters) - The European Commission approved Regeneron Pharmaceuticals' and Sanofi's key biologic treatment dupilumab for moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis, the two companies said on Thursday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Is It Eczema of Psoriasis?
Title: Is It Eczema of Psoriasis?Category: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 9/27/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/27/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 27, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Is Eczema Hereditary?
Title: Is Eczema Hereditary?Category: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 9/27/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/27/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 27, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Journalist cures life long eczema in just one week by changing her diet
(Natural News) Journalist Vanessa Chalmers says that she was able to treat her eczema just by changing her diet, according to a report by the Daily Mail. She did this by following the instructions outlined in the book, The Good Skin Solution (GSS), which claims that people can get rid of skin conditions such as eczema... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eczema flare-ups linked to THIS household issue – is it making YOUR symptoms worse?
ECZEMA is an increasingly common skin condition that causes symptoms including itching and dryness. While soap and washing up powder are known irritants, the type of water in your area could also cause it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UK study to investigate best moisturiser for eczema in children
Primary care researchers are to investigate the best emollient for treating childhood eczema, which affects one in five children in the UK and commonly interferes with sleep, play and mood. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - September 22, 2017 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

New study aims to find the best moisturiser for treating eczema in children
Researchers at the Universities of Bristol, Nottingham and Southampton have been awarded £ 1.4 million by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Health Technology Assessment Programme to discover which is the best emollient (moisturiser) for treating childhood eczema. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - September 22, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Grants and Awards, Health, International; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Medical School, Faculty of Health Sciences, Population Health Sciences; Press Release Source Type: news

Washing hands with hard water ‘could increase eczema risk’
Hard water damages the protective skin barrier and could contribute to the development of eczema, according to UK researchers. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - September 21, 2017 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Atopic Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis) Quiz: Test Your Skin Disorders IQ
Title: Atopic Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis) Quiz: Test Your Skin Disorders IQCategory: MedicineNet QuizCreated: 3/20/2012 12:50:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 9/20/2017 12:22:53 PM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 20, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Dry skin warning: THESE six every day things can trigger eczema symptoms
DRY skin is a common symptom of eczema - a skin condition that can be triggered by every day items such as cleaning products, hot water and even your favourite jumper. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Seven steps to take to rid yourself of eczema
Journalist Vanessa Chalmers (pictured) lived by the rules of a new book that provides a nine-week plan for curing eczema. Here, she shares the results of the plan for National Eczema Week. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Childhood Eczema
This Highlight presents findings from studies looking at a range of treatments for childhood eczema. We also hear from parents and their children who have eczema, and gain a better understanding of caring for eczema direct from a GP and dermatologists, alongside the support provided by national organisations. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Best shampoo for psoriasis: What to look for
Psoriasis is a skin condition that also affects the scalp in an estimated 50 percent of cases. Learn more about its treatment with medicinal shampoos. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eczema / Psoriasis Source Type: news

Lilly/Incyte Pill Beats Placebo in Mid-stage Eczema Trial Lilly/Incyte Pill Beats Placebo in Mid-stage Eczema Trial
Eli Lilly and Co and Incyte Corp on Thursday said a mid-stage trial of their oral drug baricitinib showed that at the highest dose it worked better than placebo for people with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Lilly/Incyte pill beats placebo in mid-stage eczema trial
(Reuters) - Eli Lilly and Co and Incyte Corp on Thursday said a mid-stage trial of their oral drug baricitinib showed that at the highest dose it worked better than placebo for people with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news