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Eczema management: There's an app for that
 

Eczema management: There's an app for that

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If poorly managed in childhood, children suffering from eczema might be burdened by psychological issues throughout their lives.The KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital thus teamed up with Hyphen Pharma and Nanyang Polytechnic to create the iControl Eczema app.
 
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20 Nov 2016 - General
 
Lianne Marie Victoria Laruan it is a very interesting app and I'm sure it is very helpful for patients suffering from eczema,
Eczema is a common skin condition marked itchy and inflamed patches of skin. It is also known as atopic dermatitis. It is more common in babies and young children. It occurs on the faces of infants, as well as inside the elbows and behind the knees of children, teenagers, and adults...
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This winter season skin gets dried and causing several skin diseases like eczema. Applications are increasing from last few years in healthcare equal to other mobile apps due to a raise in health awareness in public. I downloaded app now, it is user friendly and interactive for children. This app useful to assess eczema on a daily basis and we can take photos of the affected skin areas also. . The app also lets the user set reminders for when to apply moisturizers or other topical medication r...
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Managing eczema can be quite a challenge, especially if it happens in children. Because of their young age, they are unable to tell when symptoms get too bothersome, or when a medication should be administered. This app developed for eczema is a great tool to use, and its quite cute as it also has cartoon images in it to help little children rate how their symptoms are making them feel. Plus, the app is free and can be downloaded by anyone, and can also be used not just for eczema but also other...
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