Understanding food allergies role in eczema

Many children with eczema also have food allergies. Although in most cases food allergies are not the primary cause of eczema they can make it much worse. Food allergies occur when the immune system has incorrectly tagged a protein in a food as a pathogen (intruder). This may be caused by the protein penetrating the skins […]

Eczema Treatment Survey – The Results

For two weeks in June I ran a survey asking parents of children with eczema what their experience was of different treatments. 231 people responded. What the survey clearly shows is that what works for one child does not necessarily work for another. There was no treatment that had not worked for anybody. The most successful […]