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Venous Eczema Attacks Older People

March 29, 2016 by  
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Generically speaking, eczema is the catch-all term for a number of skin conditions that commonly causes the skin to become inflamed or irritated. Venous eczema, also known as stasis dermatitis, is one type of eczema that usually afflicts older people. This common eczema occurs when a person’s circulation becomes sluggish. Starting in the lower legs, […]

The Most Common Eczema – Atopic Dermatitis

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Among the many major types of eczema, atopic dermatitis (sometimes called infantile eczema) is the most common. Most people develop atopic dermatitis before the age of five. This refers to a number of conditions where the skin is red and irritated. “Atopic” means conditions where someone is sensitive to allergens like pollen, molds, dust, animal […]

Preventing Eczema Flare-ups in Children

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Eczema is a tough problem to deal with. Generally, it does not have any cure. The only thing that you can do about it is to manage the problem and help control its flare-ups. With children, this can be a tougher condition to manage because of the lack of medicines available especially to children below […]

The Most Common Eczema – Atopic Dermatitis

March 29, 2016 by  
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Among the many major types of eczema, atopic dermatitis (sometimes called infantile eczema) is the most common. Most people develop atopic dermatitis before the age of five. This refers to a number of conditions where the skin is red and irritated. “Atopic” means conditions where someone is sensitive to allergens like pollen, molds, dust, animal […]

Getting to Know Eczema

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Eczema is one of the most common skin problems in the world. People with eczema usually experience extreme dryness of the skin and rashes. Their skin are red, itchy with some swelling and blistering. There is also crusting, flaking, and cracking. Extreme cases can also lead to bleeding and lesions. There are many kinds of […]

Eczema And The Case Of Occupational Dermatitis

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There is another distinct grouping named for another type of eczema known these days — occupational dermatitis. In a nutshell, it is any type of eczema triggered by a person’s workplace. People who develop eczema on the job have their own unique causes. For instance, chefs often have occupational dermatitis on the hands. Reason? Chefs […]

Eczema And Alternative Therapies

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Eczema is known as a skin disease with no known cure. However, skin doctors and other dermatologists have discovered some ways on how to manage the symptoms of the disease. The primary concern is on the alleviation of the discomfort (itchiness and eventual pain), control of the recurring nature of the disease and the prevention […]

Eczema – Basic Causes, Symptoms & Treatments

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Eczema is the generic term used to name a group of medical conditions that show the skin being inflamed or irritated. The most common of this group is atopic dermatitis or atopic eczema. Atopic is used to refer to a group of diseases that comes with a tendency to develop other allergic conditions, such as […]

Contact Dermatitis – The Eczema You Can Avoid

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Like occupational dermatitis, contact dermatitis is another form of eczema that can be avoided. This type of eczema is mainly caused by contact with everyday objects (shampoo, food, water, jewelry, etc.) When the contact results in irritated skin, it is called irritant contact dermatitis. If there is an allergic reaction on the skin after contact, […]

Basic Facts and Truths about Eczema

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Most parents find it hard to deal with any problems and sicknesses that are experienced by their kids. It is even harder to deal with conditions that have no cure such as eczema. The best thing that they can do in this case to help their kids is to look for ways to avoid further […]

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