Category Archive for: ‘Allergies’

Common Spring Allergies In Children

Spring is upon us once again, and it’s time for kids and families to step back outside and enjoy the great outdoors. Playgrounds and backyards will soon be buzzing with the sound of happy kids in play, and the world around us will transform into blankets of color and fragrance. As beautiful and magical as the springtime season is, it can be a real pain for kids who deal with seasonal allergies. We tend to think of allergies more in late summer and fall – but spring definitely brings something to watch for. Today we’ll be exploring some of the Read More

Oils And Allergies

In order for the brain to function properly it needs a variety of fats – and we’re hearing a lot about omega 3, 6, and 9 fatty acids these days. Many people have found that the right balance of omegas and other fatty acids can help reduce inflammation, calm depression, and relieve behavioral imbalances – so they may be a great option for any family who has a child with allergies, anxiety, or ADHD. But what about oils and allergies? Which oils can be safely used by people with allergies and how can you find the best quality possible? EPA Read More

How To Educate About Allergies

If you have a child with allergies, sensitivities, or special needs, you may have noticed that sometimes it can be hard to get friends, family, and caregivers all on the same page without lots of hassle and confrontation. Taking time to talk to every single person about your child’s situation can be exhausting, and it can even make your child feel singled out. If your family cares for a child with allergies, sensitivities, or other health needs, have no fear! We’re going to share some simple, effective, and stress-free ways with you that will help ensure your child stays healthy while you educate others Read More

Allergy Free Breakfast

Experts agree that breakfast is the most important meal of the day for kids and adults alike, but what do you do when your child is sensitive or even allergic to many of the common grain, nut, and dairy based breakfast items? The good news is that there are many healthy, simple, tasty things you can share with your family every day to give them a good start on the day while staying away from aggravating their allergies or sensitivities. Today, we’re going to explore just a few great alternatives that the kids and adults in your family are sure Read More

Cleaning Without Itching – Allergen Free Soaps & Detergents

Did you know that soaps and detergents play a huge role in the treatment of eczema and other skin conditions? It’s pretty much impossible to get through life without using soaps, so making the right choices can make the difference between soft and itch-free skin and skin that’s simply causing problems. Allergen free soaps are possible to find. Today, we’d like to explore a few things to consider when choosing hand and bath soaps as well as clothing detergent soaps for your family – you might just be surprised at the difference a good soap makes! The Skinny On Soaps Read More