Eczema affects millions of people, and now scientists are starting to trial a new treatment - that could make a huge difference to the quality of life for those who have the skin condition.
The million pound clinical study will look at whether special silk clothing - can ease the condition but they need 300 volunteers as Michael Sibert reports.
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