An eczema drug has caused a 13-year-old with alopecia to grow hair on her scalp for the first time since she was a toddler. A new study hopes this could lead to clinical trials that could prove whether or not the drug can counter alopecia.
Medicine October 11, 2018
Police in Hong Kong located three bodies in an apparent murder-suicide. The 23-year-old suspect suffered from eczema, a skin condition, and blamed her parents for it.
Healthy Living/Wellness June 20, 2018
An NIH clinical trial showed positive results in reducing symptoms of eczema by applying good bacteria in the affected skin areas. The study involved adult and pediatric participants, who showed no side effects and adverse reactions.
Medicine May 4, 2018
Findings of a study conducted in Taiwan showed that Individuals with allergic diseases such as asthma, eczema, and hay fever are at higher risk for depression, anxiety, and other psychiatric disorders. Why?
Public Health April 25, 2018
A material that turns invisible when applied to the skin can potentially reverse signs of ageing. The second-skin known as XPL does not also cause irritation or allergic reactions.
Healthy Living/Wellness May 10, 2016
The late-stage trials for the eczema drug dupilumab have been a huge success. Now the makers are working fast to get it into the market as soon as possible.
Life April 1, 2016
Anacor released a report saying its atopic dermatitis medication crisaborole is effective, putting the company a step closer towards making the drug available in the market.
Life July 13, 2015
Multiple Sclerosis remains incurable but two drugs found in ointments used for treating athlete's foot and eczema could potentially reverse the condition. The drugs can also help patients suffering from other myelin-related conditions such as dementia and cerebral palsy.
Life April 21, 2015
A study shows that chores and health benefits mix as it is found that using hand-washed dishes may help keep children from developing allergies.
Life February 23, 2015
Eczema is more than just a skin problem. For people with this condition, the health problems go far beyond the skin.
Life January 17, 2015
Selfies can help eczema patients to get rid of skin problems. Dermatologists can evaluate eczema by viewing its picture and then recommend treatments or prescribe medicines.
Life October 27, 2014
Although it is widely believed that eczema in children goes away when they reach adolescence, a new study suggests that children with mild to severe eczema may continue to have the condition lifelong.
Life April 5, 2014