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Eczema, food allergies and asthma all on the rise in kids

Childhood conditions like asthma and allergies may have a common link – it might have to do with a skin condition.

Eczema, food allergies and asthma are all on the rise in children, and experts say that’s no coincidence. New research shows how treating a baby’s skin may save them from a lifetime of allergic diseases.

Ava Segur developed eczema when she was just a few weeks old. 

“We were trying to get that under control. Then all of a sudden, she got these food allergies at the same time, around 18 months old.” Turns out, this wasn’t a coincidence. And it all started with the dry, cracked skin caused by eczema. 

Allergy Therapeutics plc (LON:AGY) is  a market-leading, pioneering immunology business with specialist experience in the research and development of allergy treatments.

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