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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CADTH Makes Positive Recommendation for Public Reimbursement of Dupixent
CADTH Makes Positive Recommendation for Public Reimbursement of DupixentTM ESC is delighted to share that the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) has provided a positive recommendation for public drug plan...
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ESC Patient Webinar Series
ESC PATIENT WEBINAR SERIES Expert insights on Mental Health, Childhood Eczema, and Severe Eczema We’re entering a new era in eczema care, as research breakthroughs lead to new therapies and a better understanding of the disease....
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Eczema and COVID-19
Ask the Doctor: Eczema and COVID-19 March 18th, 2020 News of COVID-19 coronavirus is dominating global headlines. It is a time of uncertainty, rapidly changing information, and we are lacking evidence and data related to COVID-19....
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Moisturizing and eczema
Q: Why is moisturizing so important for eczema? A: Eczema is a skin condition in which the body's own skin barrier is compromised and cannot appropriately hold water for hydration. As such, beyond the use of medications, the...
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Dupixent (dupilumab) now reimbursed in Quebec
The Eczema Society of Canada is happy to share the exciting news that Dupixent™ (dupilumab), the first biologic therapy for the treatment of moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis, is now reimbursed in Quebec. Quebec is the first...
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Tips for a Smooth Back to School Transition
Itching during a lesson. Can't concentrate. Red raw flare-up after physical education. Hands irritated after the lesson with modelling clay. "Are other kids looking at my skin?". School can be stressful for many children, but the...
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Summer Survival Tips
Many of us associate the dry skin of eczema and the painful, itchy flare ups with the cold of winter. Yet, for many eczema sufferers, the summer can be a troubling time too, with heat, sun, and sand contributing to uncomfortable itching...
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2019 Research Grant Program
  Eczema Society of Canada (ESC) is pleased to announce a call for submissions for our 2019 Research Grant Program. The ESC Research Grant Program allows Canadian researchers (such as dermatologists, pediatricians,...
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The Creative Outlet
  Reframing eczema: The exquisite itch By Cymbria Wood. Nothing hurts more than watching someone you love suffer, and the language of eczema is all about suffering. The charming bonus? The language of its treatment...

ESC is hosting a webinar series this spring, featuring Canadian experts speaking on mental health, managing childhood eczema, and dealing with severe eczema that doesn't get better. Learn more or register now!

La SCE organise une série de webinaires ce printemps, mettant en vedette des experts canadiens qui nous parleront de santé mentale, de la prise en charge de l’eczéma chez l’enfant et de l’eczéma grave qui ne s’atténue pas. Apprenez-en plus ou inscrivez-vous dès maintenant! Notez que ces séances se dérouleront en anglais.