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What can I do about my eczema?
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Dr. Maritza Baez
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Protect
Avoid things that make you break out, soaps & wetness.
Wash your hands only when necessary. Wear gloves when needed. Wear clothes made of cotton. Bathe only with a small amount of mild unscented soap, such as dove. Keep the water temperature cool or warm, not hot. Use the medicine your doctor gave you. Use a plain moisturizer daily. Avoid scratching or rubbing the itchy area. Manage stress.

In brief: Protect
Avoid things that make you break out, soaps & wetness.
Wash your hands only when necessary. Wear gloves when needed. Wear clothes made of cotton. Bathe only with a small amount of mild unscented soap, such as dove. Keep the water temperature cool or warm, not hot. Use the medicine your doctor gave you. Use a plain moisturizer daily. Avoid scratching or rubbing the itchy area. Manage stress.
Dr. Maritza Baez
Dr. Maritza Baez
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Dr. Vasudha Kaushik
Family Medicine
In brief: Autoimmune Paleo
The best way to improve eczema is by stopping inflammation causing grains, lentils, potatoes based items.
Avoid milk protein since it causes inflammation Healthy foods: fish, meats, vegetables, avocados, some saturated fat (butter, coconut oil), olive oil are very effective. Probonix probiotic and vitD3 10k IU/day help reduce the inflammation as well. You should feel a difference in 1-4 months

In brief: Autoimmune Paleo
The best way to improve eczema is by stopping inflammation causing grains, lentils, potatoes based items.
Avoid milk protein since it causes inflammation Healthy foods: fish, meats, vegetables, avocados, some saturated fat (butter, coconut oil), olive oil are very effective. Probonix probiotic and vitD3 10k IU/day help reduce the inflammation as well. You should feel a difference in 1-4 months
Dr. Vasudha Kaushik
Dr. Vasudha Kaushik
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Dr. Richard Lavi
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
In brief: Moisturize
Eczema is chronically dry, itchy skin.
Moisturizers help to rehydrate that dry skin. Steroids applied to the skin can reduce the itching and redness while healing the skin. Antihistamine pills may help with the itch. Antibiotics may be used to treat eczema that is out of control because of skin infection. Experts recommend that seasonal eczema and allergies may be treated with allergy shots.

In brief: Moisturize
Eczema is chronically dry, itchy skin.
Moisturizers help to rehydrate that dry skin. Steroids applied to the skin can reduce the itching and redness while healing the skin. Antihistamine pills may help with the itch. Antibiotics may be used to treat eczema that is out of control because of skin infection. Experts recommend that seasonal eczema and allergies may be treated with allergy shots.
Dr. Richard Lavi
Dr. Richard Lavi
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