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Making strides: ESC continues to advocate for the eczema community
November was Eczema Awareness Month in Canada, and ESC was busy raising awareness and advocating for patients. Throughout Eczema Action Week, ESC's Executive Director Amanda Cresswell-Melville met with decision makers from drug plans...
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Share your story: Clara’s Story
Clara recently shared her story with ESC about the mental and emotional toll brought on by the itch of atopic dermatitis. Read her words of courage, positivity, and hope in this Share your Story feature.  My eczema journey began when...
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A closer look: ESC’s new video explains the drug development process in Canada
Following the launch of our online resource, ESC has created a short educational video that takes viewers through the Drug Development Process in Canada, and how new drugs are developed and made accessible to patients. [caption...
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Does Vitamin D help eczema?
ESC asked Dr. Rachel Asiniwasis about Vitamin D and eczema, and the latest evidence around this frequently asked question. Vitamin D is an important nutrient. Our bodies need vitamin D to help absorb calcium and it plays a role in...
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Winter hand eczema tips
During the winter months, hand eczema continues to be a hot topic and a concern for those suffering with dry, irritated hands. Frequent hand washing, the use of hand sanitizers, and life’s stressors can contribute to an increase...
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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 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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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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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...

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!