There are a number of factors that
contribute to or increase your risk of acquiring the eczema. The risk factors
for eczema include:
and Hay Fever
Eczema is more common in children who
suffer from asthma and/or hayfever or who develop these conditions later,
usually before the age of 30, according to the National Eczema Association.
This association further supports the link between eczema and an imbalanced
family members who have eczema are at increased risk of developing the disease
when compared to people from families without a history of eczema.