Scientists close in on origins of Psoriasis, Eczema

Psoriasis and eczema both cause red, scaly skin rashes, but the similarities between the two common, distressing conditions typically end there. And now, examining patients suffering from both ailments (a very rare phenomenon), German scientists have teased out the opposing immune system responses that prompt skin flare-ups for both diseases. Read the article.

An excellent ‘non-steroidal’ solution for dermatitis is aloCell Gel. See the blog entry detailing why hydrocortisone is not great for the skin.

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