Latest eczema Stories

2013-01-23 10:17:53

Children with eczema have a more diverse set of bacteria in their guts than non affected children, finds a new study in BioMed Central's open access journal BMC Microbiology. The types of bacteria present were also more typical of adult gut microbes than for toddlers without eczema. Eczema is a chronic inflammation of the epidermis. The gut bacteria of children with or without eczema was examined when they were six and 18 months old. At six months all the infants had the same types of...

Study Finds Association Between Fast Food And Childhood Asthma
2013-01-14 12:10:37

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Researchers writing in the journal Thorax claim that fast-food may be linked with childhood asthma and eczema. The team used data from more than 500,000 children in more than 50 countries, finding that a poor diet may be blamed for rising levels of asthma and eczema. They discovered that children who ate fast food, like a McDonald's hamburger, risked allergy-related conditions such as severe asthma, eczema and itchy, watery...

2013-01-02 05:03:21

Best treatment for acne company Probiotic Action applauds doctor´s tips to prevent dry skin in article on News-Medical.net. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) December 31, 2012 On December 31, Probiotic Action, a company that provides the best treatment for acne, commends Dr. Michelle Tarbox, M.D. on her tips to prevent dry skin during the winter in an article published on News-Medical.net. According to the article, “The secret to healthy and glowing skin during the winter is to nourish your...

2013-01-01 05:03:15

Nancy Valle Pineda has lot to be thankful for this holiday season. This past Christmas was the first time her daughter Allison, celebrated the holiday without having painful, itchy, and debilitating eczema. Indian Harbour Beach, Florida (PRWEB) December 31, 2012 Allison´s first sign of eczema appeared at six months of age. At that time, Nancy applied a topical steroid, Hydrocortisone 1% ointment to keep the rash at bay and continued to do so for a period of five years. At the end of...

Possible Genetic Cause Of Eczema Discovered
2012-12-23 06:09:26

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The discovery of a potential genetic cause for a form of eczema most commonly found in infants could help lead to the development of new treatment options for the inflammatory skin disorder. The condition, which is known as atopic dermatitis, can lead to long-term swelling, dry and itchy skin, and redness or inflammation. According to the US Library of Medicine, it is due to a hypersensitivity reaction in the skin, similar to an...

2012-12-05 05:01:01

Eczema free forever is the latest effective treatment method written by Rachel Anderson, who is a famous skin care expert. She promises to bring people the step-by-step solution that can eliminate the eczema disease. Tony Nguyen from the site Health Review Center shows whether the method is useful to follow in a full eczema free forever review. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) December 04, 2012 The founder of Eczema Free Forever is Rachel Anderson, who is a skin care specialist and sufferer from eczema...

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