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What should I watch for if my child has eczema?

Eczema increases the risk of developing other health conditions. Asthma and hay fever are common.

In this section, you’ll find dermatologists’ insight (based on the latest research) that can help you:

  • Reduce the risk of developing some related health conditions.

  • Recognize and care for related health conditions.

Health risks

Children who have eczema have a greater risk of infections, problems sleeping, and other health concerns.

eczema conditions infographic


Asthma, hay fever, and food allergies

General health

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