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Winter Tips for Eczema

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  Winter and our skin our not very good friends. Some would say that they are more like enemies. Why is that? Winter makes our skin dry, which can trigger eczema or worsen its symptoms. Here are some wintertime tips that can help us to better manage and ease the symptoms of eczema: Moisturize: …

4 Ingredients That Help Soothe Eczema

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  Healing dry and irritated skin can be hard, especially during fall and winter, when temperatures decrease, and the air becomes dryer. Having eczema means dealing with dry, irritated and damaged skin. Here are some ingredients that can help you keep your skin healthy, hydrated and calm: Dead …

Eczema and Keeping Your Kid from Scratching

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Eczema makes the skin itchy, really itchy. It can be especially difficult for parents to keep their kids from scratching when they get an eczema flare-up. “The troubled with scratching is that it can actually make the condition worse,” said pediatric dermatologist Dr. Lawrence Eichenfield. “A …

Eczema Can Persist Long after Childhood, Study Finds

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According to a new study published in JAMA Dermatology, children with eczema are likely to keep experiencing intermittent symptom flare-ups through their 20s and even later. Between 8.7 and 18.1 percent of American children are diagnosed eczema, also known as atopic dermatitis. Generally, eczema fi …

How Doctors Diagnose Eczema

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There is no definitive test for eczema, so diagnosing the skin disease can take some time. “Eczema occurs when the skin is inflamed and irritated,” says dermatologist Dr. Howard D. Sobel. “The most common type of eczema is atopic dermatitis or atopic eczema. Atopic refers to a group of diseas …

When Eczema Strikes on the Hands and Feet

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Dyshidrotic Eczema: People with dyshidrotic eczema suffer from itchy blisters that appear on the hands or feet. It is also known as pompholyx eczema or hand dermatitis, and it most often appears when a person is between 20 and 40 years old. The symptoms of dyshidrotic eczema include: Irritated, fla …

Study Links Eczema to More Dangerous Diseases

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A new Northwestern Medicine study has discovered that adults with eczema, the common name for atopic dermatitis, are at higher risk of cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and diabetes. This is largely because people with eczema are more likely to smoke, drink and be obese, …

10 Tips for Anyone with Eczema

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People with eczema (atopic dermatitis) know how much itching and pain it can cause. These 10 tips can help you lessen the worst of eczema’s bothers: 1. Know your triggers: Different people have different eczema triggers, so it is important to discover what yours are and to avoid them. Cosmetic an …