Atopic Dermatitis

More commonly known as Eczema, atopic dermatitis is most commonly found in 
children under the age of 1. Symptoms are dry and scaly patches on the skin of the scalp, forehead, and face/cheeks.

Atopic Dermatitis

90% of people get Atopic Dermatitis (AD) on some level by the time they are 5. In infants it is most commonly seen as a reddish rash that forms on the face which is quite itchy and can cause some trouble sleeping. Children who come from a family history of AD are more likely show symptoms. The cause of is still being researched but we do know that it is not contagious and is not caused by food (though certain foods can worsen the symptoms).


Read more about Atopic Dermatitis

Take control of your allergies & asthma today!

Asthma & Allergy Specialist has convenient locations throughout Charlotte, NC
linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram