Newsletter #10

author/source: DrB
    August Feature: Atopic Eczema and Sport



Newsletter  August 2012

This newsletter from is sent out via email and is saved and archived on-site at If you are a subscriber to this letter and you want to un-subscribe, please let me know. You may or may not be a member - becoming a member requires separate registration. If you wish, please try the Login to check if you are a member.  You may need to register. aims to provide a forum for both patients and practitioners to learn more about The Combined Approach to atopic dermatitis. The idea is to bring together the experience of those who have atopic eczema with the expertise of those who are there to help. As an online community this site has a membership area to encourage mutual support and exchange of information and opinion. If you find the site useful please let me know, and please add your contribution wherever something catches your eye.

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New articles in August

Atopic eczema should not be a reason for avoiding sporting activities

Is it true that atopic eczema is associated with certain personality types?

Acute flare-ups of atopic eczema are more common when life is stressful

Any repetitive physical trauma to skin can cause lichenification over time

Sometimes there seems to be as many opinions as there are people

The Combined Approach to atopic eczema works well for scalp eczema

One year on at - and the importance of keeping it positive!

The appearance of atopic eczema varies with age

Please get in touch with me whenever you like with your comments and suggestions. I look forward to members sharing information about themselves and their experience, in Member Profiles and in The Forum. The site gets bigger every month: please alert me to any difficulties with what is provided, such as broken links and videos not working!

Dr Christopher Bridgett