This news is very interesting and sheds light on how eczema from parents can ultimately affect their children.
This news will hopefully spur a new wave of research looking into the differences between the sexes and the role in which a child is likely to develop the disease.
Although a large proportion of children will simply 'grow out' of eczema, for many adults, this is not the case, so any new developments in understanding the disease are most welcome.
More top news
The first lady visited Upbring New Hope Children’s Centre.
Sir Philip’s firm Taveta Investments is seeking an injunction to restrict publication of a report by the accountancy watchdog on a BHS audit
The US president took executive action aimed at curbing the separation of families.