Tag: atopic dermatitis (eczema)

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.
Peanuts

FDA Approves Peanut Allergy Health Claims for Food Products

FDA action is the result of a review initiated in August.
Toddler Drinking Milk

Guidelines May Promote Over-Diagnosis of Cow’s Milk Allergy in Infants

Guidelines may help medicalize normal infant symptoms and promote overdiagnosis of milk allergy.
skin

Skin Plays Much Larger Role in Development of Allergies Than Previously...

A ground-breaking discovery has shone a light on immune cells in the skin, suggesting they play a much larger role in the onset of allergies than first thought.
Mennonite Woman with Baby

Breast Milk from Mennonite Moms on Farms May Better Protect Babies...

Women from traditional farming communities may pass protection against atopic diseases through their milk.
CHOP Dupilumab Study

CHOP Receives $2M Philanthropic Gift to Launch Food Allergy Study Using...

"A successful clinical trial would open the possibility of food introduction to more than 3,500 CHOP patients with EoE."
Boy Unable to Sleep

Study: Sleep Disturbances Common in Children with Eczema

“Clinicians should screen for these symptoms in school-aged children, particularly with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis.”