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How Does Eczema Affect Your Overall Health?

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Woman with eczema scratching her neck.
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Group of business people.
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What is eczema?


Man smoking cigarette.
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Eczema is more than skin deep


Sad girl alone sitting on steps.
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Mental health and quality of life


Scientists in laboratory.
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Autoimmune disease


Young boy with allergies.
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Eczema and allergies


Foods that commonly cause food allergies.
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Could eczema cause food allergies?


Woman yawning at her laptop with a coffee.
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Loss of sleep


Man drinking alcohol alone.
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Poor health habits


Man having heart attack concept.
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Link between eczema and heart disease is unclear


Flu shot in pharmacy.
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Eczema and the flu shot


Young man with skin infection.
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Increased risk of skin infections


Man sick with cold.
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Internal infections


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Effective treatment


Rachel Zohn

Rachel Zohn

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Rachel Zohn is a mom, a wife, and a freelance writer who is striving to find the best way to juggle it all and maintain a sense of humor. She is a former newspaper reporter with a deep interest in writing about all things related to health, wellness and the human body. She enjoys writing about various health topics, including skin conditions such as eczema, different types of cancer and seasonal allergies.