Eczema / Psoriasis Respiratory / Asthma

Childhood eczema, asthma may be relieved with new treatment

New research, published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology, presents a new approach for treating atopic eczema and preventing the worsening of the asthma that sometimes ensues in children. The study findings may soon lead to new therapies for childhood eczema. Atopic dermatitis, also known as eczema, affects between 15 and 20 percent of children […]

Allergy Respiratory / Asthma

Is Christmas tree syndrome a real thing?

As Christmas edges closer, the media is rife with seasonal health stories. But can our Christmas trees really make us sick? What is Christmas tree syndrome? Constantly on the lookout for interesting health stories, I stumbled across a collection of articles about Christmas tree syndrome recently, which piqued my interest. According to a plethora of […]