Atopic eczema and some useful plant medicines

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Atopic eczema and some useful plant medicines

Phil Rasmussen

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A large number of plant preparations are used for atopic eczema [Image: – RealPeopleGroup]

Pharmacist and medical herbalist Phil Rasmussen discusses factors implicated in eczema, gives an overview of conventional treatments, and looks at various herbal therapies from different origins, including New Zealand, for this often-debilitating skin condition

A surge in hand dermatitis took place during the COVID-19 pandemic due to increased usage of soaps and sanitisers Eczema is a common skin problem

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