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Starting From Scratch – a webinar on coping with childhood eczema

By |2020-09-28T09:39:35+00:00September 16th, 2020|EOS News|

On the 14 September, EOS were delighted to welcome Sandra Lawton OBE, Nurse Consultant Dermatology to our World Eczema Day webinar: Starting from scratch. Sandra used her wealth of knowledge and experience to talk about various eczema treatments and to offer practical tips and hints to families with a child who has eczema. Attendees also

**PAST EVENT** ‘Starting from Scratch’- a webinar on coping with eczema

By |2020-09-17T11:24:43+00:00August 25th, 2020|EOS News, Past Events|

Eczema is different for everyone and getting to grips with treatments can be challenging. We are delighted to welcome Dermatology Nurse Consultant Sandra Lawton to host a webinar on the different child eczema treatments and share what's new today. Joined by our Senior Family Support Worker, Cheryll Alomai, they’ll also be sharing some practical tips

World Atopic Eczema Day 2020

By |2020-08-18T14:21:36+00:00August 18th, 2020|EOS News|

World Atopic Eczema Day 2020  is September 14th and EOS is excited to mark the global awareness campaign once again. The campaign, backed by GlobalSkin aims to increase awareness of the condition and improve understanding of eczema. EOS has lots planned to mark the day - keep your eyes peeled on our social media channels

New fire warnings to be on all emollient packaging

By |2020-07-30T14:29:00+00:00July 30th, 2020|Eczema News|

All emollients must now carry a new fire warning label - but don't let this put you off using the creams or ointments if your child has eczema and needs them. The Medicines & Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has introduced the labelling on all emollients, including paraffin- and non-paraffin-based products. This is because material

Face masks for COVID-19 and eczema

By |2020-07-15T10:29:02+00:00July 15th, 2020|Eczema News|

Face coverings are now recommended for use every time you enter a shop or travel on public transport to prevent the spread of COVID-19. While there is no doubt this will help to keep shoppers and workers safe, for people with eczema, this is yet another possible trigger for a flare up. Often masks are

XY Club online catch up to discuss eczema in secondary school

By |2020-05-11T15:37:20+00:00May 11th, 2020|EOS News|

XY Club will host another online catch up on Saturday May 16th at 11.30am via the video calling website Zoom. The meet up is for 11-17 year olds in the XY Club and the focus will be on caring for your skin while at secondary school. The catch up is free to take part in

Helping deal with COVID-19 for children with eczema

By |2020-03-23T16:57:40+00:00March 23rd, 2020|Eczema News|

COVID-19 has reached pandemic stage and as a result all UK schools are closed as well as social spaces like restaurants, museums, cinemas and soft play centres. These measures have never been seen in the UK before and there is a chance your child - and yourself - are panicking over the thought of home

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