Call for GPs to help nip eczema 'in the bub'

The message is featured in a new campaign aimed at reducing allergy risk

Managing eczema in infants could help reduce Australia’s high rate of food allergies, doctors say in a new campaign.

Dr Richard Loh
Dr Richard Loh.

The Nip Allergies in the Bub project is aimed at educating parents and health professionals in ways to reduce allergy risk, including early introduction of allergenic foods to babies.

It follows the 2015 LEAP (Learning Early About Peanut) study, which found introducing peanut butter