The Importance of Emollient Treatment in Eczema

Atopic eczema is a very common, non-contagious, chronic¬†inflammatory skin condition. While the exact cause is not known, certain factors are thought to be important in its development, these include an inherited predisposition to have a weakened skin barrier, as well as altered inflammatory and allergy responses. Atopic eczema most frequently begins in infancy but may […]