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Could Your Job Be Triggering Your Eczema?

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Woman listening to headphones while commuting to work on the train.
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Forklift warning light.
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Which agents signal a hazard for people with eczema?


Cleaning supplies.
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Irritants or allergens?


Smiling nurse talking to patient in hospital.
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Where do workers encounter hazardous agents?


Police officers.
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Some “agents” are less obvious.


Plumbers working on boiler.
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How’s your workplace thermostat?


Lineman.
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Extremes are never good.


Firefighter.
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What’s in your uniform?


Manicurist.
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What’s under your nails?


Woman talking to supervisor.
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What can you do if your job is making your eczema worse?


Judi Ebbert, PhD, MPH, RN

Judi Ebbert, PhD, MPH, RN

@judithebbert

Judi Ebbert earned her PhD at the University of South Florida’s College of Public Health. She has worked at three NCI-designated comprehensive cancer centers and is a writer/editor at Moffitt Cancer Center. Judi has great interest in chronic disease prevention and treatment, and is an advocate for equitable access to care and optimal quality of life for all people. She loves swimming, her dogs and cats, great food, art, humor, and cinematic thrillers. She’s on Twitter @judithebbert.