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Scientists identify unique subtype of eczema linked to food allergy – Medical Xpress

A researcher demonstrates the minimally invasive collection of skin samples using small, clear tape strips. Credit: National Jewish Health 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 »

Amount of Muscle Mass During ICU Admission May Be Linked to Survival

December 03, 2018 Share this content: Additional research on muscle turnover in patients in the ICU is warranted. Pectoralis muscle area (PMA) of patients admitted to a medical intensive care unit (MICU) is associated with survival both during and after critical illness, but is unable to predict the regaining of an independent lifestyle after hospital… Read More »