top of page

Managing Chronic Health Needs in Child Care and Schools—Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)

Eczema (atopic dermatitis) is a long-lasting skin condition that causes the skin to be overly sensitive to many things. It can affect older children most often on the inside of the elbows, back of the knees, wrists, and neck. In younger children, it may just cause dry, rough patches of skin, particularly on the face and trunk. Sometimes the patches become open or even infected. It may appear thickened and leathery.

Download • 274KB

4 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis) and Your Child

Eczema (atopic dermatitis) is a chronic skin problem that causes dry, red, itchy skin. Your child’s doctor can help you and your child relieve the symptoms and keep them under control. Click here to d

Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)

Eczema is a chronic dry skin disease with recurrent flare-ups of severe itching Click here to download “Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)”


bottom of page