Love for a friend – a local story by Dwayne Grant

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What are JAK inhibitors?

This is the era of eczema, so we are excited to let you know about more options on the horizon for our eczema community in Australia. More options = more hope.

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Eczema School Kit – Media Release

MEDIA RELEASE 19 January, 2021 Eczema charity supports at-risk children in school yard A grassroots charity is offering every Australian teacher and parent access to a free Eczema School Kit as part of a passionate campaign to help children battling the devastating skin condition. With one in five children suffering from eczema (also known as…

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The Reality of Parenting a Child with Severe Eczema

“A lot of people think of eczema as just a dry patch of skin. But for parents of children with severe eczema, the reality is very different.” reports Mamamia Kate tells Mamamia about the journey Brock has been on dealing with severe eczema. “They turned red, then it spread, and it eventually covered him,” she…

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A Resource for Eczema Management

Wet wrapping? Bleach Baths? Topical Steroids? Moisturising? When it comes to eczema management resources, we need trustworthy, reliable and easy to follow information. Wet wrapping? Bleach Baths? Topical Steroids? Moisturising? When it comes to eczema management resources, we need trustworthy, reliable and easy to follow information. Here is a link to a relatively new website…

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World Skin Health Day

We recently marked a first for Australia by raising understanding of eczema on World Skin Health Day. Some of our members have something they need you to understand. Please watch their video and messages.

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You are a ‘Carer’ too

An eczema/allergy carers story Did you know that you are a ‘Carer’? Carers Queensland has supported Hands to Hold and will support you as an individual. You do not need to be a paid carer or even registered with Centrelink as a carer to receive support. Heres is a personal story that you may relate…

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Love for a friend – a local story by Dwayne Grant

A newspaper story about growing support for those affected by chronic allergy and eczema. Dwayne Grant, journalist at the Gold Coast Bulletin met a family three years ago dealing with chronic eczema and allergies. In this article he follows up with how our allergy and eczema support network, Hands to Hold, has grown from one…

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