Common protein in skin can 'turn on' allergic itch
A commonly expressed protein in skin - periostin - can directly activate itch-associated neurons in the skin, according to new research. Blocking periostin receptors on these...
1 day ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
AAAAI: Highlights of Atopic Dermatitis Research
]]> - Atopic dermatitis, a.k.a. eczema, remains a major clinical problem despite a growing number of agents approved to treat it. At the now-cancelled American Academy of...
19 days ago - MedPageToday
Clinical Validity of the PROMIS Pediatric Sleep Measures across Populations of Children with Chronic Illnesses and Neurodevelopment Disorders
AbstractObjectiveTo examine the clinical validity of the Patient Reported Outcome Measurement Information System Pediatric Sleep Disturbance and Sleep-Related Impairment short...
20 days ago - Journal of Pediatric Psychology - 3 articles
Periocular Tinea Faciei
A 6-year-old boy living in a farming household presented to dermatology clinic for evaluation of worsening rash on the right eyelid. He had developed an erythematous plaque...
28 days ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
Kids with Food Protein-induced Enterocolitis More Likely to Have Other Allergies
Children with a rare food allergy have a higher chance of being diagnosed with other allergies, including eczema, traditional food allergy, and asthma.
1 month ago - Medindia Health
Children with a rare food allergy have higher chance of being diagnosed with other allergies
Researchers at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia have found that children with a rare food allergy known as food protein-induced enterocolitis syndrome, or FPIES, have a...
1 month ago - News Medical
Lebrikizumab Safe, Effective Against Moderate-to-Severe Eczema in Mid-Stage Trial
The monoclonal antibody lebrikizumab was effective and generally well tolerated in adults with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis, a dose-ranging study reveals. Reuters...
1 month ago - Medscape
Daily Emollient for Newborns Doesn't Reduce Eczema Risk
Daily emollient use for the first year of life does not prevent eczema, a new randomized controlled trial shows. Reuters Health Information
1 month ago - Medscape
Do Daily Emollients Prevent Eczema in High-Risk Infants?
Two large trials show no benefit from early moisturizing.
1 month ago - Journal Watch
What Causes Neutropenia?
Patient Presentation A 4-month-old female came to the emergency room with fever, poor feeding, fussiness and strong smelling urine. She had not been feeding well for 36 hours...
1 month ago - Pediatric Education
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First Glimpse on the Health Conditions of Adults After 1 Month into COVID-19...
Is 21-day lockdown enough to contain COVID-19? How is life under lockdown? Here is an early evidence of people's health conditions after one-month of lockdown in China.
How many people have REALLY been infected with coronavirus?
Official statistics show around 1.5million people worldwide have tested positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus that has swept the world since it first...
March was the quietest month in A&E at NHS hospitals for a DECADE
Casualty departments in England recorded just 1.53million attendances last month, down 430,000 - 22 per cent - on February, according to data released by NHS England.
US firm ThermoFisher says it can supply UK with 100,000 COVID-19 test kits...
The chief operating officer of Thermo Fisher Scientific, based in Massachusetts but with 5,000 employees in the UK, said the company could supply all the tests wanted by...
Women's Lifestyle Changes, Even in Middle Age, may Decrease Future Stroke Risk
Middle age may not be too late for women to reduce their stroke risk by substantially changing their lifestyle, reports a new study.
Karnataka Registers 6th COVID-19 Death
Coronavirus has yet taken another life in Karnataka. It's the sixth recorded death owing to Covid-19 and positive cases rose by 10 to 191.
How to Handle COVID-19 Layoffs with Compassion During Social Distancing?
Millions have lost their jobs, and more are set to sit home without work as the coronavirus pandemic continues to grow. Here are a few tips on managing COVID-19 layoffs with...
Global COVID-19 Cases Exceed 1.5 Million
Global confirmed COVID-19 cases exceeded 1.5 million on Wednesday afternoon local time, reports Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.
Dentists warn patients are being left in agony amid coronavirus pandemic
Dental practices across the UK have been closed to patients since March 20 in order to limit the spread of the life-threatening disease, leaving patients with nowhere to go.
New Test may Help Couples Understand Why They Experience Multiple...
New high-resolution melting analysis-based test identifies the most common chromosomal abnormalities in patients with recurrent pregnancy loss. It can be used alone or in...