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ECZEMA: ITS TRIGGERS & TYPES

MORE ABOUT ECZEMA: ITS TRIGGERS & TYPES

Environment plays a role in eczema; children more likely develop eczema when they live in areas with higher levels of pollution or in colder climates. Many children with eczema have also food allergies, but it does not mean that allergy- triggers foods such as eggs and dairy make it worse. Before you remove certain foods from your kid’s diet, you need to talk to the doctor to ensure that your kid’s nutritional needs are met. Eczema most common triggers are substances that cause irritation to the skin, for example woolen or man- made fibers, certain kinds of perfumes, cleansers and soaps, makeup, sand and dust, cigarette smoke, solvents and chlorine. Environments and actions causing the skin to become sensitive or …

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ECZEMA - OVERVIEW TO HELP YOU KNOW ABOUT ECZEMA

ECZEMA – OVERVIEW TO HELP YOU KNOW ABOUT ECZEMA

It is a skin condition making the skin dry (even cracked), red and itchy, and it is caused by inflammation of the skin. It is a chronic problem and most common in infants. Persons with eczema are more prone to allergic conditions like hay fever and asthma. Some people have extra sensitive skin due to certain genes. Another factor is an overactive immune system. Defects in the skin barrier are also thought to contribute to eczema; these defects allow moisture out the skin and permit germs in. The factors triggering eczema include contact with irritating substances like synthetic fabrics, dry & cold climates, stress, heat and sweat. Eczema makes the skin itch before rash appearance. The symptoms of eczema are …

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