Eczema

George and mum Louise get crafty to raise money for Eczema Outreach Support

By |2021-07-19T14:10:47+00:00July 19th, 2021|EOS News, Fundraising Stars|

Eczema Outreach Support members Louise and son George have got creative to raise money for their favourite charity. The pair have started making eczema awareness bracelets to sell to family and friends and generate funds for EOS at the same time. George (4) has suffered with eczema since he was an infant, experiencing terrible flares

Sabina takes strides with her mum to raise money for Eczema Outreach Support

By |2021-07-13T09:08:45+00:00July 12th, 2021|EOS News, Fundraising Stars|

A new member of Eczema Outreach Support is taking strides to raise money for her favourite charity. Sabina (9) and mum Ana will walk a mile every day for a whole month and are asking family and friends to sponsor them. Sabina has suffered from eczema since she was a baby but only found out

Amelie and her family take on 100km for EOS 10 year anniversary

By |2021-06-29T13:37:06+00:00June 29th, 2021|EOS News, Fundraising Stars|

EOS is asking members and supporters to take part in a fundraising challenge to celebrate our 10th birthday this summer. We have our very first family to take up the challenge and they will walk 100km in May to raise money for their favourite charity. Mum Alana with daughters Amelie and Marcy will wear out

‘Eczema Explained with Dr Dubash’ – watch here!

By |2021-06-15T13:29:04+00:00June 14th, 2021|EOS News, Past Events|

Missed our last event, ' Eczema Explained with Dr Faisal Dubash'? Catch up now. Thank you to everyone who joined us for our online event Eczema Explained with Dermatologist, Dr Dubash. Dr Dubash joined us to break down how eczema develops and discuss the different treatment options for children. He also answered a range of questions from the audience, including

New research into what causes eczema

By |2021-04-19T10:18:54+00:00April 22nd, 2021|EOS News|

New research on what causes eczema and psoriasis is being carried out by European scientists - and EOS is delighted to be involved as a patient group. BIOMAP have released an animation that illustrates the project which aims to discover the root cause of skin conditions. This could help develop new treatment that will improve

Tips for helping a child with eczema get a better sleep

By |2021-04-22T11:46:05+00:00April 20th, 2021|EOS News|

If your child’s eczema is keeping them awake at night, the most important thing is to try and get the eczema under control. If you feel your current treatment plan is not working then please contact your GP or dermatology nurse/doctor for advice. Here are some tips to help your child sleep better at night:

Help us create the best eczema care plan for families

By |2021-04-13T10:17:32+00:00April 7th, 2021|EOS News|

Has your dermatology team or GP ever given you a written treatment plan to remember how to look after your child’s eczema at home? This may be in the form of a sheet of paper or booklet - they vary in different parts of the country. Over April, we are collecting lots of different written

Celebrating Easter with an eczema prone child

By |2021-04-01T09:09:47+00:00April 1st, 2021|Eczema News|

This weekend marks Easter, a time for celebrating the change in season and eating lots of chocolate. But if you have a child with eczema, Easter can be tricky to navigate. For some, food intolerances and allergies can trigger flare ups, milk chocolate and eggs being some common allergens. Those celebrating Easter will be doing

Teaching children to self manage their eczema

By |2021-03-23T09:42:19+00:00March 23rd, 2021|EOS News|

At just four and a half, George is now able to put on his eczema cream in the morning and dress himself. For pre-school children, becoming independent and dressing themselves is important but for children with eczema, it can take a lot longer to be self sufficient. Mum Louise hurt her back so encouraged George

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