Search For Tag: Eczema
9/10/12 6:51 AM
Topic by DawnofNewDay
DS was prescribed a short dosage of cephalexin 2x/day almost a month ago for swollen glands (lymph nodes) in neck, under chin, and in groin. It did not seem to help... DS still has large "enlarge deposit/lumps" on the base of his neck, movable...
7/23/13 4:01 PM
http://www.aaaai.org/global/la...-infants-eczema.aspx Infants with eczema are much more likely to develop a food allergy than infants who do not have the condition. Egg allergy is one of the most common food allergies in...
3/4/13 2:56 PM
Researchers have found that children with atopic dermatitis (eczema) are at an increased risk for suffering from a mental health condition. A direct correlation was found between the severity of the disease and the probability of having a...
7/23/13 3:38 PM
JAMA: Eczema May Leave Infants Vulnerable to Developing Food Allergies The breakdown in the skin barrier that occurs in eczema could play a key role in triggering food sensitivity in babies, the researchers from King's College London...
12/4/12 6:00 PM
Blog Entry by KFA News Team
According to the Learning About Peanut Allergy (LEAP) study funded by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), the presence of eczema and egg allergy strongly predict risk for developing peanut allergy. This information...
6/5/13 2:07 PM
A recent study published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (JACI) found that children who were regularly exposed to dogs had a 25% less chance of atopic dermatitis (eczema). The study showed no meaningful role of cat...
10/24/12 6:50 PM
Press Release-- AD RescueWear is the first U.S. Company to manufacture and sell ready-made, wet wrap therapy products for the treatment of childhood eczema. The product line includes the WrapESoothe Suit for full body treatment and...
4/20/14 10:05 PM
Topic by camenae
The recipe calls for washing soda, Borax, and soap of my choosing. I tried using Zote and I'm *pretty* sure my son's skin broke out because of it. I want to try using Dove soap instead of the Zote, but got to thinking...does washing soda or Borax...
6/17/12 9:28 PM
Topic by Cheryl Miller
So, my little one is a mess. We went to our regular ped about 3 weeks ago for her eczema. It is from head to toe, keeping her up at night, and shes bloody in places. The ped recommended an elimination diet, starting with milk and an oral...
7/8/12 12:22 AM
Topic by DawnofNewDay
DS wears Pampers diapers and uses Huggies hypoallergic wipes. He has a perpetual rash that docs say is related to eczema. Ok. Topical steroid creams are being used. However, the rash still rages on. He is being treated for several things and eczema....
10/28/13 6:52 PM
Topic by Britney11
Hi my child is 7 year old and have very sensitive skin plus eczema especially on elbow and under knee ( behind knee side) ...so now it's fall n my child skin is more dry I m using aquaphir which is good any other skin ointment cream or lotion that...
6/29/12 3:05 PM
Topic by melkorey
A research team from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases has found that wet wrap therapy combined with education on long-term skin care can dramatically improve the lives of children with severe eczema.
5/11/10 6:01 PM
Topic by melkorey
Hi all, I am going to repost some info that I have posted in other forums at different times...this way it can be "housed" here in the Eczema forum. This will contain information on wet wrapping and eczema treatment protocols. Regarding whether or not...
4/4/12 11:00 PM
Topic by Starkled
This is the second time DS has had something like this. It's red and raised and to me it looks kind of a strange cross between hives and eczema--when you look at it from the side or run your finger across it you can clearly see and...
10/23/12 7:07 PM
Topic by Lasabrowskie
Hi Everyone. I am new on this site. My son has suffered from severe eczema since he was 6 mos old. He is now almost 8 and after years of doctors, tests, hospital stays for staph, etc., we think we have narrowed it down to a zinc...
8/29/13 10:12 AM
Comment by Ella Berthold
A Cream high in Aloe Vera content will soothe dry skin and help keep it moisturized.
8/29/13 10:13 AM
Comment by cheymom
Welcome Ella! We are glad you joined us! Are you dealing with eczema? I invite you to join us in our Asthma, Eczema & Gerd forum. http://community.kidswithfooda...m/asthma_eczema_gerd
10/27/14 2:11 PM
Peanut in house dust linked to peanut allergy in children with skin gene mutation / eczema Infants with a specific skin gene mutation who are exposed to peanut protein in household dust may be more likely to develop a peanut allergy, according to a...
7/24/14 10:51 AM
PRESS RELEASE Study gives parents, doctors new options to treat painful, itchy condition DENVER, CO -- July 8, 2014 -- The number of children with atopic dermatitis, often referred to as eczema, is on the rise. Some estimate...