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Fall Allergies

For many adults and children, the Fall is a time when allergens seem to be their most aggressive. If you find yourself suffering from allergies and discomfort at this time of year, you may be triggered by one of the many common Autumn allergies that are in the air right now. Even though growing slowing down due to the changing weather, many plants are still releasing pollen to in order to propagate in time for next season. Ragweed is by far the most aggressive pollinator at this time of year, and although it begins its pollination cycle in August, it can last up until the first Read More

Got questions? Get answers from a leading Dermatologist!

Any questions about eczema or itchy skin? You may have read about Jennifer’s success with Cln BodyWash for her son with severe eczema. We’ve talked to the doctors behind CLn BodyWash and one of the founders is Dr. Cockerell, an internationally renowned Dermatologist and Dermatopathologist. He has offered our readers a chance to have your questions about itchy skin answered by him! We are accepting the FIRST 20 questions from readers, like you. Dr. Cockerell will PERSONALLY answer during National Eczema Awareness Month! We are accepting questions until October 29, 2012!! Questions will be answered between Oct 30-Nov 6th! Write your Read More

Once upon a time, we struggled with eczema….

A special thanks to Jennifer Ardoyno for providing this guest post! I know I’m one, among thousands of moms, who has a child dealing with the frustrations of eczema. My son, who is now 8, has had eczema his whole life. I am all too familiar with the sleepless nights, scratching until bleeding, countless doctors’ appointments, and numerous creams and ointments…all brought on by eczema. For years, I could never seem to find anything that helped with my son’s skin condition. Everything was a short-term fix. The problem was, with his constant scratching, that he was developing frequent staph infections…some Read More

Alternatives To An Allergy-Free Halloween

If you’re excited about celebrating Halloween this year but aren’t excited about all the sugar, gluten, and other allergens, we have some great resources for you! This year you can treat your family, provide for classroom festivities, and even spoil your trick-or-treaters with goodies that taste great and won’t challenge your guests’ health. Here are a few simple suggestions to help you create the perfect celebration this year in health and happiness! >>> Cookies & Cakes Thanks to the availability of flour and what alternatives, making cookies, cupcakes, and cakes without the allergens is easier than ever. In many cases Read More

Celebrating A Gluten Free Halloween

It’s that time of year again when treats and tricks abound! If you have a child with allergies, you may be wondering how to let them celebrate the season without putting their health at risk. The good news is that there are more candy and treat options on the market right now than ever before that cater to the unique needs of kids with allergies. Knowing what is safe for your family is a great way to take the stress and worry out of hallowed and focus on the spooky fun! Here’s an extensive list provided from www.CelieacCentral.org that will keep you informed all Read More