Education Resource Center: Eczema Basic Information
The word eczema comes from a Greek word that means to effervesce or bubble or boil over. Learning more about eczema will help you understand it. You will learn how to treat you or your childs symptoms and flares. It is important to remember that many people have eczema. Right now, as many as 35 million American may have it. There is no need to be embarrassed by your eczema you are not alone.