BBC Eczema News Snippets

by ablue

Scientists have identified two blood chemicals linked to itchy eczema, offering new treatment possibilities.

And regarding heredity… “In families where neither parent had eczema, 28% of the children showed signs of eczema. When either the mother or the father had eczema this rose to 40% and if both parents had eczema 52% of the children had eczema.”