Daily Archives: July 21, 2013

Allergic Disease Prevalence 1985, 1995 and 2008 – Norway

Increasing prevalence of asthma, allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and eczema among schoolchildren: three surveys during the period 1985-2008. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22994385 Abstract AIM: The prevalence of asthma, allergic rhinoconjunctivitis (AR) and eczema among children has increased worldwide in the last four decades, but recent … Continue reading

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Eczema and Schizophrenia – 2009 Retrospective

Psychiatric and general medical conditions comorbid with schizophrenia in the National Hospital Discharge Survey. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19648193 Morbidity and mortality from general medical conditions are elevated among patients with schizophrenia compared with the general U.S. population. More than 50% of patients with … Continue reading

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A National Profile of Childhood Epilepsy and Seizure Disorder – 2012 Retrospective

A national profile of childhood epilepsy and seizure disorder. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22271699 pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/129/2/256.full.pdf OBJECTIVE To determine sociodemographics, patterns of comorbidity, and function of US children with reported epilepsy/seizure disorder. METHODS Bivariate and multivariable cross-sectional analysis of data from the National Survey of … Continue reading

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Eczema, Viral Infections, Encephalitis and Meningitis. – Retrospective 2009

Published on June 22, 2009 Study Characterizes Eczema Patients Most at Risk for Dangerous Viral Infections http://www.nationaljewish.org/about/mediacenter/pressreleases/2009/leung-eh/ Eczema patients at risk for serious viral infections have more severe disease, are more likely to be allergic to food and other allergens, … Continue reading

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Eczema leads to Food Allergy – Could it lead to Autism, Anxiety, Depression and Conduct Disorder ?

Eczema may play key role in development of food allergy in infants http://www.kcl.ac.uk/newsevents/news/newsrecords/2013/07-July/Eczema-may-play-key-role-in-development-of-food-allergy-in-infants.aspx A breakdown of the skin barrier and inflammation in the skin that occurs in eczema could play a key role in triggering food sensitivity in babies, a … Continue reading

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