Eczema

Living With Eczema: A Story of Insecurities and Tough Lessons

Liam Beattie | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Liam Beattie

I am walking through a busy clothes shop on Oxford Street, the place is packed but it's not the length of the queues that are at the forefront of my worries; it's the fear of standing out from the crowd. Maybe they will think I have just run from my flat in North West London to get to the sales, or maybe they will think I've been a tight on buying sun cream.

Dairy Products: Essential to Good Health? Or The Cause of Disease?

Liberty Forrest | Posted 23.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Liberty Forrest

How on earth can cow's milk be considered an essential part of our diet when its purpose is to feed calves until they are old enough to be weaned? How does it make any sense at all that people are supposed to have it? Just because we have been doing it for centuries does not mean it is rational or good for us; it just means it was an available food source at some point, and has since become an acceptable part of the human diet.

This Super Jab Could Be The Answer To Your Hayfever And Eczema Nightmares

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Suffering from asthma or eczema can have a serious impact on a person's work, social life and overall wellbeing, but all that could be about to change...

Beware of the 'Standing at Work' Craze....

Mark S. Whiteley | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Mark S. Whiteley

I suspect that as with many things in life, when a problem is found, the simple opposite of the cause of the problem is not always the solution. Sometimes common sense and understanding of the problem can lead to a far better solution which does not have increased economic and organisational costs.

Good News For Eczema Sufferers, You Could Have A Lower Risk Of Skin Cancer

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss/PA | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We put up with dry, itchy skin and are constantly applying creams to try (in vain) to fight the flake - but there might be some much needed good news...

Battling Dry Winter Skin? Watch Out for Those Everyday Comforts...

Steve Riley | Posted 14.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Steve Riley

The winter is approaching folks and along with fending off the winter lurgies, the battle against dry and itchy skin begins for many of us. During the winter, the temperature drops, air is less humid and the wind whips up. All this strips our skin of its natural oils and causes a loss of moisture which can lead to itchy, inflamed, dry and irritated skin.

Allergies Are Gender Related, Finds Breakthrough Study

PA | Posted 09.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Doctors have discovered a child's risk of developing an allergic disease is doubled if a parent of the same sex has suffered from it, new research has...

School Refuses To Give Five-Year-Old Daughter Eczema Cream Due To Child Protection 'Concerns'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

An infant school is refusing to help a five-year-old girl apply her eczema cream because of child protection concerns. Leah Johnston, who attends W...