78: The rash that itches: Eczema management with a Pediatric Dermatologist
On today's episode I welcome Dr. Shivani Patel, Board Certified Pediatric Dermatologist. We discuss the following:
- When eczema can happen and how it differs in infancy vs childhood
- Why does it happen?
- When should a child see a dermatologist versus an allergist
- Eczema and food allergies explained
- Favorite skincare regimens for eczema
- Medicines versus steroids
- What to do about itching
Find and follow Dr. Shivani Patel on Instagram, @pedsdermdoc.
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