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In light of the COVID-19 corona-virus outbreak ESC's in-person Life with Eczema events schedule for this spring are cancelled and suspended until further notice. We are working on web based events via Web Ex. Please contact info@eczemahelp.ca for more information.

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Winter skin care tips
Winter skin care tips Dry, cold air not the only common trigger We know the winter months can be especially challenging for eczema sufferers. Dry, sensitive skin, coupled with an impaired skin barrier and an overactive immune...
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Does eczema make you itch? Take our survey!
Does eczema make you itch? Take our survey! ESC wants to hear from patients and caregivers about itching and scratching related to eczema. We are working to better understand the itch associated with atopic dermatitis (AD), commonly...
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Patient Journey reveals atopic dermatitis sufferers face debilitating symptoms along with cycles of treatment challenges
Patient Journey reveals atopic dermatitis sufferers face debilitating symptoms along with cycles of treatment challenges  Eczema Society of Canada maps ‘The Atopic Dermatitis Patient Journey’ to better understand patient...
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Ask the doctor: What are biologic drugs?
Ask the doctor What are biologic drugs? Eczema Society of Canada asked leading Canadian dermatologist, clinical researcher, and atopic dermatitis (AD) expert Dr. Melinda Gooderham to help us better understand the use of biologic drugs...
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Join ESC for Virtual Eczema Action Week November 16- 20, 2020
Join ESC for Virtual Eczema Action Week November 16- 20, 2020 Update: ESC is pressing pause on some of our Eczema Action Week Activities.  The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and protecting Canadians, is and should be the current focus...
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Share your #MyEczemaJourney and raise your voice to support and help eczema patients
Share your #MyEczemaJourney and raise your voice to support and help eczema patients To mark Eczema Awareness Month this November, ESC is inviting Canadians to share their experience of living with atopic dermatitis (AD) by telling...
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Behind the Journey: Melani’s Story
Behind the Journey: Melani's Story When ESC was developing the Atopic Dermatitis Patient Journey, we wanted to be sure it reflected the voice and experiences of our community. Working closely with patients and caregivers, ESC conducted...
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Share your story: Standing up to eczema
Share your story: Standing up to eczema ESC invited Kyle Bruner to share his story of living with severe atopic dermatitis (AD), commonly referred to as eczema. Kyle has been a volunteer with ESC since 2019, and you may have heard him...
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Looking for the silver lining: Patients share the pros (and cons) of COVID-19
Looking for the silver lining: Patients share the pros (and cons) of COVID-19 As Canadians from coast-to-coast live through the COVID-19 pandemic, ESC is gaining a better understanding of the virus’ impact on the lives of individuals...

ESC is hosting a new webinar series this fall, focusing on tackling eczema flares and support for the caregiver. Learn more or register now!

La SCE organise une nouvelle série de webinaires cet automne (en anglais), afin de s’attaquer aux poussées d’eczéma et d’apporter un soutien aux aidants. Apprenez-en plus ou inscrivez-vous dès maintenant!