What kind of virus is eczema? The Naked Scientist answers this and more...

Anything and everything, from the first test-tube puppies to addiction-prone genetics. The Naked Scientist has an answer for you.

702 and Cape Talk listeners ask The Naked Scientist questions that will make sense of some mind-boggling science-related issues.

Listen to the conversation below:

Eczema is a reaction to some kind of allergen. Ususally something is getting in through the skin that then triggers that reaction which then causes the skin to become itchy, red, sore, flaky.

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