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Browsing Articles Tagged with the Topic oftriggers

Discovering Eczema Triggers: Stories from the Community

Discovering Eczema Triggers: Stories from the Community

NEA community members share how they discovered what triggered their eczema....

Ask a Doctor: Allergies, Wet Hands and Contact Dermatitis

Ask a Doctor: Allergies, Wet Hands and Contact Dermatitis

Dr. Nedorost answers your questions on the wet-dry cycle, the difference between atopic dermatitis and contact dermatiti...

Do Food And Environmental Allergies Cause Eczema? Not Necessarily

Do Food And Environmental Allergies Cause Eczema? Not Necessarily

How do we identify and eliminate irritants and allergens from the skin of patients with eczema? It's really difficult, e...

Eczema and Allergies Case Studies: Start With Skin Care

Eczema and Allergies Case Studies: Start With Skin Care

"Sometimes it’s my job to tell people what they don’t want to hear. Sometimes there is no easy solution, no specifi...

What Is Measured Is Managed

What Is Measured Is Managed

People with eczema have a new tool in their pocket to manage triggers, symptoms and treatments all the while contributin...

12 Things I Wish I’d Known About Eczema

12 Things I Wish I’d Known About Eczema

One NEA community member shares the things she wishes she would have known about severe eczema and related allergies....

Musicians at Risk for Contact Dermatitis

Musicians at Risk for Contact Dermatitis

Whether you play a musical instrument in your school band, as a weekend hobby, or as a professional, you may be at risk ...

Changing Our Laundry Routine Helped My Son’s Eczema

Changing Our Laundry Routine Helped My Son’s Eczema

When my son was first diagnosed with eczema, laundry was the furthest thing from my mind....

Contact Dermatitis 101: Dermatologist Perspective on Managing This Form of Eczema

Contact Dermatitis 101: Dermatologist Perspective on Managing This Form of Eczema

Contact dermatitis is a term used to describe the itchy skin reaction that can occur following topical contact (and some...

My Skin Talks To Me: My Experience Living With Eczema for 40 Years

My Skin Talks To Me: My Experience Living With Eczema for 40 Years

In my 40-plus years of living with eczema, I've learned that my attitude profoundly affects how my disease responds to t...

Hidden Fragrance Compound in Lavender Can Cause Contact Allergy

Hidden Fragrance Compound in Lavender Can Cause Contact Allergy

May 29, 2015 - Linalyl acetate, a fragrance chemical that is one of the main constituents of the essent...

Antibiotics are Top Contact Allergens Among Medications

Antibiotics are Top Contact Allergens Among Medications

April 11, 2014 - Antibiotics are the greatest contributor to allergic contact dermatitis among topical ...