Eczema is an autoimmune response that manifests as a skin rash that can be itchy, dry, red, flaky or blistered. Sometimes it can be triggered (but not caused) by external irritants such as pesticides, soaps, cosmetics, and can show up on various parts of the body (not necessarily where it comes into contact with the irritant).
A potential new antibiotic has been discovered by scientists scouring soil samples, which may be able to treat drug-resistant diseases and provide a solution to the antibiotic crisis we are already facing.
The regular consumption of omega-3 fatty acids is now pretty widely accepted as being a good insurance policy for your long-term heart and brain health. This is largely because of their powerful anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. But how does that effect depression?