Eczema

Nummular Eczema – Know Everything About It!

By Dr. Lakshmi Manasi, Dermatology, Nummular eczema (also called discoid eczema or nummular dermatitis) is a rare skin disease which is in most cases chronic and is characterized by the formation of small, distinct and itchy coin-shaped spots on the skin. These spots may either be dry and crusty or tender and…

7 Types of Eczema

By, Dr. Punit Pratap, Dermatology Eczema (also called atopic Dermatitis in infants) is a group of skin disorders that cause irritation and inflammation of the skin tissues. The condition is common among children but adults are affected too. Every year, more than 10 million children in India are affected by Eczema.…

10 Amazing Health Benefits of Neem!

By Dr. Gajanan Manamwar , Ayurveda Neem, which is scientifically known as Azadirachta indica, has been used extensively in ayurvedic medicines since ancient times. Several parts of the plant such as the root, stem bark, flower, seed, leaves and seed oil have been found to possess medicinal properties. 1. It is believed to…

Causes And Types Of Eczema

By Dr. Nitin Jain, Dermatology Eczema (also called atopic Dermatitis in infants) is a group of skin disorders that cause irritation and inflammation of the skin tissues. The condition is common among children but adults are affected too. Every year, more than 10 million children in India are affected by Eczema.…

Hand Eczema – Know The Reasons Behind It!!

  By Dr. Anuj Saigal, Dermatology Hand eczema is a common skin problem among infants which causes the skin to be inflamed or irritated. Most people do not have the condition by the time they turn ten however there are still some cases where it persists. It is important to identify it…