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NHL hockey player and eczema advocate inducted into Hockey Hall of Fame
ESC congratulates hockey player and eczema sufferer Marian Hossa for his recent induction to the Hockey Hall of Fame. Hossa, who notably played for the Chicago Blackhawks and Ottawa Senators, was forced to quit hockey in 2018 due...
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Eczema Society of Canada challenges Canadians to ‘live the itch’ of eczema
Eczema Society of Canada aims to highlight the true impact of itch associated with atopic dermatitis TORONTO – November 1, 2021 /CNW/ – November is Eczema Awareness Month and the Eczema Society of Canada (ESC) is asking Canadians...
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Individualized medicine the future of atopic dermatitis care
Dr. Jonathan Silverberg weighs in with ESC ESC recently spoke with world-renown dermatologist, researcher, and eczema expert, Dr. Jonathan Silverberg MD, PHD, MPH, director of Clinical Research at George Washington University School of...
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Share your story feature: “Yes, I’ve tried cream!”
Recently, Stephanie C. shared her story with ESC after attending our Life with Eczema virtual events. We thank her for being so honest and open about her experiences growing up with eczema, and invite you to read her story here: My two...
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Donate today and support eczema research in Canada
Is eczema a cause that is close to your heart? Do you ever wonder what you can to do help support eczema research? It is awareness month and it is the perfect time to give back. Did you know 100% of private donations to ESC go directly...
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Eczema Society of Canada collaborates with SkIN Canada to elevate the patient voice
Skin Investigation Network of Canada (SkIN Canada) advances skin disease research  SkIN Canada has brought together a dynamic network of researchers, clinicians, patients, and caregivers dedicated to advancing skin research in...
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Eczema community news! Two new medications for atopic dermatitis have been approved by Health Canada
Exciting news for the atopic dermatitis community! ESC is excited to share that two new treatments for atopic dermatitis - Rinvoq® (upadacitinib) and Adtralza® (tralokinumab) - have been approved by Health...
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Learn about how new drugs are developed in Canada
ESC explains the complex process of how drugs are developed and eventually get to patients We know how complex and sometimes confusing it can be to learn about how new drugs for conditions like eczema are developed. To help, ESC...
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Virtual Eczema Action Week is back!
Join us November 15-19 and advocate online for the needs of eczema sufferers! Join ESC for our annual Virtual Eczema Action Week, taking place November 15-19. As we are eagerly wait for new eczema treatments to hit the Canadian market,...

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!