Webmasters Comment: The following post has been written by our own Amanda Roberts and Colette O’Sullivan. Both Amanda and Colette are on the CEBD (Centre of Evidence Based Dermatology) patient panel. This post should be read in conjunction with our disclaimer which can be found at http://www.nottinghameczema.org.uk/disclaimer.aspx Children with autism can find treatments for eczema extremely… (read more)
This is my plea for a better engagement by NHS and health research with those living with eczema from diverse ethnic backgrounds. If you want to join in you can send your own audioboo‘s to @eczemasupport . ‘Eczema and Ethnicity’
Got tips about living with eczema which you want to pass on to others? We are starting a collection of audioboos (http://audioboo.fm/) and this is our first one, recorded by Amanda, about Pregnancy and Eczema. If you want to join in, you can send your own audioboos to @eczemasupport. ‘Eczema and Pregnancy’
If you are a teenager with eczema then we have just the thing for you. We have just completed our latest Patient Information Leaflet specifically aimed at the teenage community. As an eczema sufferer you will find useful information about dealing with everything from Acne, Makeup and Jewellery, Shaving and even Tattoos, Exams and Career… (read more)
Our latest Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) is now available for download. This is the 30th PIL that we have produced and covers Eczema and Bullying. You can get it for free from our Information Leaflets page.
Our latest Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) is now available for download. This is the 27th PIL that we have produced and covers what to do when a child has just been diagnosed with eczema for the first time. You can get it for free from our Information Leaflets page.
We have just launched the latest in our series of Patient Information Leaflets. The latest PIL is about Stress and Eczema. It is available now and can be downloaded free. Just go to the “Information Leaflets” page and click on Stress and Eczemafor your copy
The National Eczema Society has now launched their new web site. It contains a wealth of good information for sufferers of eczema, from helplines to support groups to fact sheets and so much more. If you would like to join the National Eczema Society click here for full details
Following several requests from site visitors, we have made available through our download page the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (N.I.C.E) Guideline CG57 – Atopic Eczema in Children.
After a lot of rewriting of this Patient Information Leaflet (PIL), it has now been published on the website. It is a 3 page discussion on the effect of diet on children including answers to questions like “How important is food allergy in atopic eczema?” and “How do I know if my child is allergic… (read more)
The Sofened Water Eczema Trial (SWET) is now looking for more volunteers to take part in this valuable piece of research into the effects of using softened water on eczema. If you live in the Lincoln or Leicester areas of the United Kingdom them please get in touch with Dr Karin Koller, the SWET Clinical… (read more)
Just wanted to say that my boys had quite bad eczema when they were young but now they are in their late teens their skin hardly causes them any problems: no magic cure. They just grew out of the worst of it: so there is hope. Wouldn’t it be great to know whether your child… (read more)