Tag: atopic dermatitis (eczema)

Baby with Eczema

Study Shows Many Moisturizers Used for Eczema Contain Contact Allergens

A recent study reviewing 12 clinical trials of emollients provides some astonishing insight.
eczema

Study Finds Biologic Drug Highly Effective in Reducing Pediatric Eczema Symptoms

Infants and young children finally get relief from eczema’s terrible itch

United Biopharma’s Monoclonal Antibody Shows Promise in Neutralizing IgE

Shows promise for the treatment of chronic spontaneous urticaria, food allergies, asthma and eczema.
Baby

Siolta Begins Phase 2 Study in Newborns of Bacteria Consortia ...

STMC-103H has a combination of bacteria that are depleted in the gut microbiota of infants who go on to develop allergic sensitization and allergic diseases in childhood.
Gene Defect in DNA

Diagnosis of 12-Year-Old Boy with Gene Defect Leads to New Avenues...

First description of the mutation in the human genome.
SARS-CoV-2 virus particles emerging from a cell

Food Allergy is Associated with Lower Risk of COVID-19 Infection

NIH study finds high BMI and obesity raise infection risk, but asthma does not.
Lotions Containing Goat Milk

Use of Skincare Products with Food Ingredients May Lead to Food...

Individuals with inflammatory skin conditions should avoid skin products made with food ingredients.
Skin Prick Testing

Study Finds Majority Learn of Their Sesame Allergy After Diagnosis of...

Only 1/3 of patients had prior reaction to sesame.
Lactobacillus rhamnosus

Mixed Results from Study of Probiotic Added to Oral Immunotherapy (OIT)

The addition of the probiotic did not improve the effectiveness of OIT but did enhance tolerability of the treatment.
Feet on Scale

Study Finds Eczema Associated with Increased Risk of Eating Disorders

The strongest associations were for bulimia nervosa followed by binge-eating disorder.