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  1. Is Eczema in Kids Linked to Allergies and Asthma?

    A look at the connection between allergies, asthma, and your child's eczema.

  2. Food and Eczema Flares in Children

    A look at the connection between diet and eczema flares in children.

  3. Cosmetics and Eczema: What to Choose

    If you have eczema, you may already know that some cosmetics irritate your skin. That doesn't mean you have to give up on makeup. WebMD tells you what to look for in cosmetics to avoid a flare-up.

  4. Eczema Symptoms and Diagnosis

    Could your itchy rash be a symptom of eczema? WebMD explains the symptoms of eczema and provides questions to ask your doctor about the condition.

  5. Eczema: Caring for Your Hands and Feet

    Your hands and feet are especially vulnerable to eczema triggers like dry winter air or heat in summer. WebMD gives you tips on protecting your eczema from flaring up.

  6. Diet and Eczema: The Facts

    Most experts say that diet has little effect on eczema, yet some small studies have found that probiotics and teas may help relieve eczema symptoms. WebMD looks at the research.

  7. Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) - Topic Overview

    Atopic dermatitis is a long - lasting (chronic) skin condition that causes intense itching and then a red, raised rash.

  8. Phototherapy for Atopic Dermatitis

    Phototherapy is the supervised use of ultraviolet (UV) light to treat skin conditions, including atopic dermatitis. Ultraviolet B (UVB), ultraviolet A (UVA), or a combination of UVB and UVA may be used during therapy.During phototherapy, you stand in a booth that contains light tubes that give off UV light. Goggles should be worn to protect your eyes during treatment. Men need to shield their ...

  9. Interferon Gamma for Atopic Dermatitis - Topic Overview

    Interferon gamma is a medicine that reduces the body's immune reaction. When injected under the skin surface (subcutaneously),interferon gamma significantly improves atopic dermatitis symptoms for 4 out of 5 people. 1 A common side effect is flu-like illness during the early days of treatment. Although interferon gamma injections are considered safe and effective for many people who have ...

  10. Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) - Home Treatment

    People with atopic dermatitis have overly sensitive skin, so it is important that you take care of your skin.

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