Eczema (atopic dermatitis) – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Eczema (atopic dermatitis) – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Atopic dermatitis or atopic eczema is a skin rash that’s particularly common among young children, but can last into adulthood. “Atopic” refers to an allergy, “derm” refers to the skin, and “itis” refers to inflammation. So atopic dermatitis describes skin inflammation that results from an allergy, more specifically, it happens when the immune system attacksRead More Eczema (atopic dermatitis) – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Here are a few tips for treating an allergy flare-up

FARRAH: JOHN AND ROBIN COFFEY ARE SUFFERING FROM SEVERE ALLERGIES SYMPTOMS. THEY ARE AMONG MANY WHO ARE FEELING THE EFFECTS OF POLLEN OUTSIDE.>>IT STARTED WITH ME FIVE WEEKS AGO, AND I FEEL LIKE I WAS COMING DOWN WITH A COLD AND YOU DO YOU WHAT YOU DO YOU LAY AROUND AND DRINK FLUIDS. FARRAH: DOCTORSRead More Here are a few tips for treating an allergy flare-up

Health & Nutrition : How to Identify Anorexia

Health & Nutrition : How to Identify Anorexia

My name is Christine Marquette and I am a registered dietitian with the Austin Regional Clinic and I am going to you about how to identify Anorexia. Anorexia is also referred to as Anorexia Nervosa and it is thought of as a mental disorder. Usually people who have Anorexia go through periods of denial andRead More Health & Nutrition : How to Identify Anorexia

Health & Nutrition : How to Identify Anorexia

My name is Christine Marquette and I am a registered dietitian with the Austin Regional Clinic and I am going to you about how to identify Anorexia. Anorexia is also referred to as Anorexia Nervosa and it is thought of as a mental disorder. Usually people who have Anorexia go through periods of denial andRead More Health & Nutrition : How to Identify Anorexia

Health & Nutrition : How to Identify Anorexia

My name is Christine Marquette and I am a registered dietitian with the Austin Regional Clinic and I am going to you about how to identify Anorexia. Anorexia is also referred to as Anorexia Nervosa and it is thought of as a mental disorder. Usually people who have Anorexia go through periods of denial andRead More Health & Nutrition : How to Identify Anorexia

ATOPIC DERMATITIS Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

ATOPIC DERMATITIS Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

Atopic dermatitis eczema is a condition that makes your skin red and itchy it’s common in children but can occur at any age atopic dermatitis is long-lasting chronic and tends to flare periodically it may be accompanied by asthma or hay fever no cure has been found for atopic dermatitis but treatments and self-care measuresRead More ATOPIC DERMATITIS Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

The Problem with Bee Venom Therapy

[♪ INTRO] Everyone knows that bee stings don’t feel the best. And for the 1-7% of us with allergies to insect venom, they can be deadly. But a growing number of people are choosing to inject themselves with the toxic stuff, or even receive intentional stings, in the hopes of finding relief from conditions likeRead More The Problem with Bee Venom Therapy

How Do I Treat My Dog’s Allergies and Finally Put a Stop to the Scratching?

How Do I Treat My Dog’s Allergies and Finally Put a Stop to the Scratching?

I’m Dr. Clayton Greenway with healthcareforpets.com and we’re answering questions this morning. This one’s a bit of a long one, it says “hi Dr. Greenway I’m fostering a guide dog now six months old. She has allergies no outward signs of hot spots which are infections on the skin but she’s itching all the time.Read More How Do I Treat My Dog’s Allergies and Finally Put a Stop to the Scratching?