How Can I Avoid Infections That Can Occur With Eczema?

Eczema Infections How Can I Avoid Infections That Can Occur With Eczema? Among the complications eczema causes, none is more serious than those that result from infection of the skin.  Known for periods of distressful symptoms (called “flare ups”), alternating with periods of remission, eczema outbreaks most often begin with intense itching and a dry…

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What is Eczema?

“What is eczema exactly?” Millions of people find themselves asking this question when an EXTREMELY itchy rash brings them in to see their doctor.  The word “eczema” actually means “skin inflammation”, and defines a group of skin conditions that cause various symptoms such as dryness, irritation, swelling, itching, and oozing of the skin.  An eczema…

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How is Eczema Treated?

How Is Eczema Treated? Eczema Treatment   Eczema treatment has advanced tremendously from historical remedies of strawberry baths and application of slugs to affected areas.  Though research continues in search of a definitive cause and cure, suffers are now better able to prevent outbreaks and control distressful itching. Hence, eczema treatment is a must. Eczema…

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What Causes Eczema?

What Causes Eczema Ask the most experienced dermatologist the question “what causes eczema?” and he or she will most likely answer your question with a question: “what type of eczema?” The word eczema actually means “skin inflammation”, and defines a group of skin conditions with similar symptoms such as dryness, irritation, swelling, and extreme itching. …

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