Salicylate Sensitivity Food Tables
Feeling itchy after eating fruit? Here's why ... According to research by Loblay and Swain from the RPA Hospital Allergy Unit in Sydney, ingesting salicylate-rich foods can cause a worsening...Read more
Banana and Pear Muffins with Blueberries
I'm going through a muffin-baking phase, so I thought I'd do a new version of The Eczema Diet 'Pear Muffins' recipe, which I made 2 days ago (the kids have already...Read more
Psoriasis and eczema: what is the difference?
Psoriasis and eczema can often look quite similar but they are different in many ways ... Firstly, psoriasis prefers ‘tougher’ skin such as the backs of the elbows and front...Read more
Ancient eczema treatments
While I was doing research for The Eczema Diet I found some ancient medical treatments for eczema, including an eczema treatment dating back as far as Ancient Egypt. I thought I'd share a couple...Read more
Cradle Cap Natural Remedies
Children who have eczema or a family history of eczema are highly susceptible to developing cradle cap, which is a form of scalp dermatitis also known as childhood seborrhoeic eczema. It’s...Read more
What are the different types of eczema?
'Eczema' is the collective term for any type of dermatitis that is itchy and there are seven main types. Here is a comprehensive list of eczema types, the various symptoms...Read more
Top 5 Lunchbox Foods to Avoid if you have Eczema
When your child has eczema, packing their school lunchbox can be a little tricky. Many typical lunchbox items can trigger itchy skin (or make it worse) and concentrating in class can become...Read more