EOS News

Halloween doesn’t need to be more tricks than treats

By |2019-10-15T11:05:53+00:00October 15th, 2019|EOS News|

Boo! Halloween is just weeks away and now the shops are bursting with spooky costumes and enough sweets to make a dentist sob. Having a child with eczema means Halloween can be more tricks than treats but there are ways to help make sure your child can still enjoy the scariest time of the year.

Dundee Learn and Share event went with a bang!

By |2019-10-08T13:30:55+00:00October 8th, 2019|EOS News|

Dozens of members came along to Dundee Science Centre last weekend to take part in the EOS Learn and Share event. The kids enjoyed a science workshop all about the human body, while the adults heard from dermatologist Professor Sara Brown on the best practices for dealing with eczema. The events are a great way

Tips on dealing with eczema during changing seasons

By |2019-09-30T11:59:38+00:00September 30th, 2019|EOS News|

The weather has turned cooler - and this can play havoc with eczema prone skin. Many people notice a change in their skin condition when winter arrives, with flare ups common but there are some things you can do to try to prevent them. Moisturise Air tends to be drier in the winter, making dry

Buy an EOS badge and help us to support families in need

By |2019-09-18T13:13:43+00:00September 22nd, 2019|EOS News|

Does your blazer lapel look sparse? We have the thing for you! We now have Eczema Outreach Support enamel badges for sale. You can proudly show the world your love for EOS and the sales will allow us to continue to support over 1700 families affected by eczema. The badges cost £3, and are available

Matthew shared his eczema and sun allergy story with the Daily Record

By |2019-09-18T08:49:49+00:00September 18th, 2019|EOS News, Publicity|

EOS member Matthew spoke to the Daily Record about his light allergy and severe eczema. Matthew, from Aberdeen, cannot be in sunlight or certain artificial light as it makes his skin flare up and causes intense itching. Mum Alison said lots of nice things about EOS and the support from the team, especially her support

STV News spoke to members Ben and mum Liz and our CEO Magali

By |2019-09-16T11:04:59+00:00September 16th, 2019|EOS News, Publicity|

Eczema Outreach Support members Liz and son Ben spoke to STV News to mark World Atopic Eczema Day. The family were interviewed about how they manage Ben's flare ups and how EOS helped them when they needed support. They were great in front of the camera, we see a career in Hollywood for Ben! You

Fundraising star – Elise

By |2019-09-11T13:24:15+00:00September 11th, 2019|EOS News, Fundraising Stars|

Elise Brown cycled 45 miles from Glasgow to Edinburgh to raise money for Eczema Outreach Support. Elise, who suffers from eczema herself, took part in Pedal for Scotland cycle race in September and has raised £260 so far with donations still coming in. Elise, from East Lothian, said: "I chose to support EOS as it

Matthew shared his eczema story with two newspapers

By |2019-09-10T10:06:33+00:00September 10th, 2019|EOS News, Publicity|

Member Matthew shared his eczema story and how Eczema Outreach Support has helped him with two newspapers. Matthew and his mum Donna spoke to The Belfast Telegraph and Belfast Live about how the condition affects his every day life. As a result we have lots of new members from Northern Ireland and can't wait to

Design the official EOS Christmas card for 2019

By |2019-08-27T10:42:41+00:00September 3rd, 2019|EOS News|

Calling all aspiring artists - we need you! We are releasing a Christmas eCard to raise much needed funds and we need members of our High 5 Club to design them. If you are talented with a crayon or nifty with a glue stick, we need your help. The competition is open to all High

EOS won a prestigious charity award!

By |2019-08-27T09:03:47+00:00September 1st, 2019|EOS News|

Eczema Outreach Support won an award at a glittering London ceremony to recognise the impact small charities have. EOS won the Highly Commended award at the FSI Small Charity Big Impact Awards earlier this year. The event is in its third year and EOS beat hundreds of other small charities to be announced as a

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