Eczema Enemies: Natural Health Products

It is a common scenario; an eczema sufferer, keen for relief, finds themselves searching for a cure to their condition. Today, one of the biggest trends capitalizing on this search for a silver bullet are so-called ‘natural’ remedies. From ‘organic’ oils to ‘clean’ creams, there are countless products being marketed as nontoxic cures to eczema, … Continue reading Eczema Enemies: Natural Health Products

Covid-19 and Your Eczema: What You Need to Know

The COVID-19 pandemic planning affects us all as we adjust day-to-day activities to minimize risk to ourselves, loved ones, and our community at large.See below for INFORMATION for instructions if you feel sick, or are taking medications that affect your immune system, and for steps and precautions to take.If you have questions or concerns, stay … Continue reading Covid-19 and Your Eczema: What You Need to Know

Does eczema increase the risk of bone fractures in adults?

A new study published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology suggested there was a link between eczema and bone fractures. Specifically, the authors found that people with eczema were more likely to experience hip, pelvic, spinal, and wrist (but not arm) fractures. So...does eczema increase the risk of bone fractures, as articles like … Continue reading Does eczema increase the risk of bone fractures in adults?

Can a Vitamin B12 cream help treat eczema?

We recently spotted this on our Instagram feed, from the National Eczema Association (USA): https://www.instagram.com/p/B4f3gacHtUn/ This post claims that a Vitamin B12 cream can help treat eczema and their website links back to one study to back up their claims. Firstly, Vitamin B12 is not an accepted treatment for eczema. Many vitamins have been tried … Continue reading Can a Vitamin B12 cream help treat eczema?