Can eating raw eggs cause eczema?
Have you heard about egg white injury causing eczema? Scientists in the 1940s established raw egg whites could trigger eczematous dermatitis (now called eczema). However, today we have all but...Read more
My Daughter’s Journey with Eczema
When my daughter, Avya, was two weeks old she developed eczema on her face and the creases of her elbows and knees. She would often scratch until her arms bled, and then...Read more
The Skin Friend Supplement is almost here!
The Skin Friend Supplement is almost here! Karen has been working on the Skin Friend supplement for more than ten years, testing formulas and getting feedback from patients at The...Read more
Can I eat beetroot if I have eczema?
I would like to talk about the beautiful beetroot. Beetroot is great for most eczema sufferers (Note: people with severe salicylate sensitivity should avoid beetroot as it contains moderate salicylates). It...Read more
What is buckwheat and can I eat it if I have eczema?
What is Buckwheat? Buckwheat is used as a gluten-free grain and it’s actually a fruit. It’s available roasted and as groats, flour, pasta and tea, and the flour can be made...Read more
Red Cabbage and Younger Skin?!
Cabbage is a member of the mighty Brassica family, and it’s rich in vitamin C, folate and anti-cancer indoles. It is great for eczema as it is alkalising and contains...Read more
Feeding Fussy Children
Help! My Fussy Child Won’t Eat Veggies Last week nutritionist Karen Fischer had a radio interview with ABC (NSW region) about how to get fussy children to eat vegetables and...Read more