Category list : Eczema
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“Eczema may reduce risk of skin cancer: Condition means sufferers are more likely to shed skin containing cancerous cells,” reports the Mail Online.
Addressing hand eczema in healthcare workersSubscription
Evidence suggests that accurate diagnosis of the cause of hand eczema in healthcare workers, followed by education in preventive measures, can improve symptoms and quality of life
The use of antibiotics in the first 12 months of life may increase the chance of developing eczema by up to 40%, according to a new study.
Bacterium could hold key to eczema treatmentSubscription
A bacterium found in thermal spring water, Vitreoscilla filiformis, could provide a breakthrough in eczema treatment, research has shown.
Call to tackle child death ratesSubscription
Councils across England were urged to take “bold and brave” decisions to improve children’s health as the Government published statistics showing the link between breastfeeding rates and hospital admissions for youngsters.
“Antibiotics linked to eczema risk in children,” The Daily Telegraph reports, saying that giving babies the drugs increases their chance of developing the condition by 40%.
Child eczema needs holistic careSubscription
Nurses should adopt a holistic approach to the management and treatment of children with atopic eczema, according to latestNICEguidance
Childhood atopic eczemaSubscription
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Childhood eczema treatment: the barriersSubscription
This study explored why parents and carers do not always use prescribed treatments for eczema and outlines strategies they use to overcome children’s resistance to treatment
Chinese herbs may ease eczema in childrenSubscription
A traditional Chinese herbal medicine consisting of five herbs may benefit people with eczema, claim researchers.