Latest atopic dermatitis Stories

2008-10-07 08:18:13

A study led by researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine suggests that use of oral Vitamin D supplements bolsters production of a protective chemical normally found in the skin, and may help prevent skin infections that are a common result of atopic dermatitis, the most common form of eczema.

2008-10-05 03:00:07

By Davies, Jill Hillman, Elizabeth Two local branch board members report on developing and running a study day on prescribing and the management of childhood eczema With the recently published National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) guidance on the management of atopic eczema in children1 and NMC Standards of proficiency for nurse and midwife prescribe(TM),2 this is an ideal time to update colleagues on prescribing for children with atopic eczema.

2008-09-26 13:10:00

Researchers say giving fish to children before the age of nine months could decrease the chances of developing eczema.

2008-09-10 18:00:08

Fall has arrived, and for one in five children, that means it is eczema season. Eczema, also known as atopic dermatitis (AD), is a chronic skin condition that causes itching, rash, scaliness, redness, inflammation, weeping and crusting of the skin.

2008-08-06 09:01:04

Helix BioMedix, Inc. (OTCBB: HXBM), a developer of bioactive peptides, today announced that it has been issued U.S. Patent number 7,407,940 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office, which includes the company's lead pre-clinical lipohexapeptide candidates.

2008-07-07 21:00:08

Aggressive treatment of childhood eczema could help prevent asthma, Australian researchers say.

2008-07-01 09:01:11

VioQuest Pharmaceuticals (OTCBB: VOQP) today announced the submission of a 510(k) application to the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

2008-07-01 09:01:11

Oculus Innovative Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:OCLS) announced that an abstract relating to the efficacy of Microcyn(R) Technology for the treatment of atopic dermatitis was peer reviewed and presented at the Third Congress of the World Union of Wound Healing Societies held in Toronto, Ontario on June 4-8.

2008-01-08 06:00:08

CARLSBAD, Calif., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- SkinMedica, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on dermatology, announced the availability of the Desonate (desonide) Gel 0.05% 120g TwinPack for the treatment of mild to moderate atopic dermatitis.

2007-11-02 09:00:55

ATS Pharmaceuticals, a division of Auriga Laboratories, has launched Zytopic Cream convenience kit for atopic dermatitis. This kit contains Zytopic Cream, as well as Clere, a soap free cleanser, and Emolene, a hypoallergenic moisturizer for atopic dermatitis.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).