Top 10 Contact Allergens

Contact allergens are the causative agents behind the occurrence of Allergic Contact Dermatitis or Contact Allergy. This common form of eczema is characterized by an allergic reaction prompted by the skin when it comes in contact with an allergen. Allergens are classified as any specific substance or material to which the skin is sensitive. However, […]

Multivitamins And Supplements to treat Eczema

Children and adults affected with eczema are often diagnosed with food allergies as well. As a result, they are put through a strict diet plan and are sometimes recommended to eliminate certain necessary classes of food. Eczema leaves an individual deprived of the essential nutrients, minerals and vitamins required to build a strong immune system. […]

Probiotics study on Food Allergies

Prebiotics, probiotics, and synbiotics have been the topics of research in relation to eczema and food allergies. Many promising studies have shown the relationship in a positive light, as in that taking probiotics may help prevent eczema, treat eczema symptoms, or even cure eczema in future. We have compiled a list of popular studies that […]

What works for Eczema?

Eczema can be an extremely irritating skin condition at times, whether you get it a couple times each year or manage it consistently. As the years sneak past, eczema can stay the same and you are thankful for the eczema free days. Sometimes eczema treatment includes the use of emollients and constantly expanding the quality of […]

Kale and Carrot Rice Patties with Cauliflower Sauce

The recipe is easy to make, eczema-friendly and can do wonders with your child’s health. Try this delicious recipe. For Patties: 1/2 Cup saute Kale in Rice Bran oil (or olive oil) 1/2 Cup cooked brown rice 1 Grated carrot Pinch of salt Anything else you would like to add for flavor. Related: Cabbage Dinner […]

Dupilumab moves onto the next phase in trials

Eczema treatments and drug trials are in works by several pharmaceutical companies. Some of these drugs focus on tracking strictly the inflammatory component, and some on the itch. Another experimental drug moving ahead is Dupilumab, which targets proteins that allergic triggers response, which means it may hold some hope in Asthma and Rhinitis cases as […]

My quest for eczema-friendly recipes

eczema elimination diets

My son has food allergies, eczema, and asthma. The toughest thing I’ve had to deal with is “What to feed him when he’s allergic to everything.” His blood tests and skin tests showed mild to severe allergies to almost all foods, including simple foods like potatoes, onions, peas, and delayed reactions to milk/wheat. When his […]