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Scientists identify unique subtype of eczema linked to food allergy – National Institutes of Health

News Release Wednesday, February 20, 2019 Children with both conditions have abnormal skin near eczema lesions, NIH-funded research finds Atopic dermatitis, a common inflammatory skin condition also known as allergic eczema, affects nearly 20 percent of children, 30 percent of whom also have food allergies. Scientists have now found that children with both atopic dermatitis… Read More »

Cannabis use in teens linked to depression

Parents should not be complacent about the risks of teenagers using cannabis, experts are warning. UK and Canada researchers said they had found “robust” evidence showing using the drug in adolescence increased the risk of developing depression in adulthood by 37%. They said the findings should act as a warning to families who saw cannabis… Read More »