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Get the Facts: Turmeric

Is there healthcare gold for people with eczema in this orange-yellow spice? Scientists aren’t sure, but early research is promising.

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Get the Facts: CBD

Topicals made from this cannabis plant component are everywhere, promising better skin and more. While more research is needed, some experts think they’re worth a try for eczema.

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Get the Facts: Ayurveda

What is Ayurveda, and can it help manage eczema symptoms? We break down the basics of this ancient practice.

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Get the Facts: Wet Wraps

What are wet wraps, and do they really help soothe symptoms of eczema? Spoiler alert: Yes!

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Apple cider vinegar may not improve skin barrier, pilot study shows

Researchers at the University of Virginia found that soaking in dilute apple cider vinegar was more likely to cause mild skin irritation than improve skin integrity.

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Ancient eczema treatments

Traditional Chinese Medicine, the ancient wellness practice of bringing all aspects of human health into balance, has been used to treat eczema symptoms for thousands of years. We recently spoke with a TCM practitioner (who is also an eczema patient) to learn more.

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The bacterial culprit that drives atopic dermatitis

The relationship between atopic dermatitis and Staphylococcus aureus is longstanding and complex. A Dutch company is investing in a new technology that targets staph to help reduce disease severity.

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Researchers investigate Dupixent side effects

In addition to conjunctivitis, a widely reported side effect of the atopic dermatitis biologic Dupixent (dupilumab), researchers report that eosinophilia and facial eczema could also be side effects.

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Has Dupixent delivered on its promise? The eczema community offers honest feedback

More than two years after the FDA’s approval of the first biologic treatment for atopic dermatitis, many patients taking Dupixent report dramatic improvement in their symptoms and quality of life.

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Swiss scientists identify link between skin fungi imbalance, atopic dermatitis

The Swiss scientists theorized that the same immune cells that protect us against the normally harmless Malassezia fungus might also play a fundamental role in triggering atopic dermatitis.

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