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Neem oil-good for skin? :-O


I know I am writing this post when most of you are in your offices and maybe not able to read this.But I felt this urgency that if I don’t tell you now,maybe you buy the stuff,which I so fearfully warn you about. 498 more words


HEALTH UPDATE: Skin Problems + My Trip To The Dermatologist!

Hey l <3 v’s!! The topic today is my SKIN…… I’ve always had sensitive skin since i was a child, I Broke out into hives from every little thing including food allergies which was severe because i couldn’t eat peanut butter,jelly,anything with soy in it, or even drink milk and that was on top of being allergic to grass and trees etc. 808 more words

X Box and TSW

At 14.5 months into topical steroid withdrawal (TSW,) my husband and I thought Brian’s itchfests and restless nights were over, but we were wrong. We are now beginning to dread, once again, when the sun goes down and night comes because with the night comes more scratching and tossing and turning and sleepless nights for all of us. 391 more words

Journal Entries

Laughter as medicine

Our society places a big emphasis on diet but good health is more than just diet. It encompasses the integration of a number of vital factors including a sense of community as well as sound mental health. 517 more words

Published Articles

16 month update

Can’t believe that it’s already been 16 months! 2014 has been an incredible year filled with lots of ups and downs.

I’m doing well. Skin has finally seem to be very resistant- meaning stress, lifestyle change, or food choices don’t seem to affect it’s health. 147 more words


The Allergy Family History: A Key Component to Diagnosing an Allergic Condition

Many chronic medical conditions may stem from underlying allergic process: rhinitis, asthma, bronchitis, sinusitis, atopic dermatitis, otitis, conjunctivitis, headache, GI problems and, of course, drug allergies and anaphylaxis. 475 more words

Atopic dermatitis

ATOPIC (Greek for “strange”) DERMATITIS (inflammation of the skin)

This is a common skin condition that affects a large percent of the World’s population. Men and women are equally affected and it accounts for approx. 1,219 more words