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Eczema and bullying: tackling a touchy subject

Eczema and bullying: tackling a touchy subject

When the story of a teen with eczema being harassed at school went viral, Ashley Wall shared her thoughts on how the int...

How I found the right preschool for my eczema child

How I found the right preschool for my eczema child

Every parent worries about their child’s first day of preschool, especially when the child has eczema. ...

Blogger Ashley Wall’s Advice for Students with Eczema

Blogger Ashley Wall’s Advice for Students with Eczema

Blogger Ashley Wall tells us how growing up with eczema affected her experience in the classroom and with her peers, and...

Back-to-School Classroom Care Kit for Students with Eczema

Back-to-School Classroom Care Kit for Students with Eczema

Make eczema less of an issue -- and make school easier -- by putting together a kit with everything your child may need ...

Back to School Tools for Eczema Kids

Back to School Tools for Eczema Kids

Back-to-school season can be exciting, but stressful, for the more than 1 million school-age children living with severe...

10 Tips for Handling Eczema at School

10 Tips for Handling Eczema at School

Parents of children with eczema share their top back-to-school tips....

Bullying and Self-Esteem in Kids with Eczema

Bullying and Self-Esteem in Kids with Eczema

Many studies have looked at how teasing and bullying based on appearance affects people physically and mentally. ...

Celebrate the Individual Gifts Of Your Child With Eczema

Celebrate the Individual Gifts Of Your Child With Eczema

Joanna Dobos is the mother of four sons who have severe eczema. While her children face various challenges in managing t...

Our 504 Plan: One Family’s Story

Our 504 Plan: One Family’s Story

"We watched our child go from a girl who was happy about school, to someone who didn’t want to go. She frequently crie...

Eczema Is Not Who I Am

Eczema Is Not Who I Am

It is said that if it doesn’t kill you, it makes you stronger. My severe eczema has not killed me, but every day it tr...

Eczema Affects A Child’s School Experience

Eczema Affects A Child’s School Experience

With so many children living with eczema, we wanted to hear from our members how eczema directly impacts the quality of ...

Tools for School: Addressing School Bullying for Kids with Eczema

Tools for School: Addressing School Bullying for Kids with Eczema

One in five school-age children with eczema experience bullying due to their disease. Our Tools for School are designed ...