Education

February 11, 2016 – Late last month, NEA’s Board of Directors gathered together for the annual NEA Board retreat in San Francisco, California. This year’s retreat focused on both celebrating 2015 successes, and sharing a number of exciting 2016 initiatives that will advance NEA’s Roadmap strategic plan goals.

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February 10, 2016 – In January, Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced that it submitted a New Drug Application (NDA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking approval of crisaborole topical ointment, 2%.

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February 10, 2016 – An editorial from Peter A. Lio, MD on the Aron Regime.

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February 9, 2016 – Atopic dermatitis (AD) is a highly prevalent condition that may be associated with an altered gastrointestinal microbiota that promotes an immune environment more susceptible to allergic disease. Synbiotics, a mixture of prebiotics and probiotics, have been used for the prevention and treatment of AD.

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February 9, 2016 – People with respiratory allergies, asthma and the skin condition eczema may be less likely to develop glioma brain cancer, a new study suggests.

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February 3, 2016 – There are clear signs that what we eat can affect our skin, although for those with atopic dermatitis, there seem to be no easy answers. Is it possible that going gluten-free could improve or even cure eczema?

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February 3, 2016 – A 504 plan falls under the provisions of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, a civil rights law that protects the right of all people with disabilities to participate fully in society.

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February 3, 2016 – Although atopic dermatitis (AD) usually improves with age, adults with a history of childhood AD often have persistent eczema on their hands and feet. While lots of people with eczema on their hands and/or feet have come up with their own tricks for keeping it under control, here are a few suggestions that can help.

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January 28, 2016 – David Margolis, MD, PhD, from the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, is conducting a NIH funded research project evaluating the association between genetic variation and atopic dermatitis.

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January 14, 2016 – AD appears to be associated with obesity in women, and the authors suggest that this may indicate an increased cardiovascular risk in women with AD.

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