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New Developments for SolveEczema.org

1) A Video Slideshow Overview of SolveEczema.org (see previous blog post) 2) Suspension of affiliate marketing/the shop page. It’s purpose was to find support to focus my time on the work, but I found being success at monetization would have taken far more focus, thwarting the original intent. The work of the website takes precedence. …

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Off-Topic: STUFFING RECIPE — Gluten-free, egg-free, dairy-free, sesame-free, soy-free, nut-free, and yummy. Oh, and vegetarian!

This is my husband’s (and probably Better Homes New Cookbook at some early point in the process) contribution to humanity for Thanksgiving. Stuffing that is gluten-free, egg-free, dairy-free, sesame-free, soy-free, and nut-free! And vegetarian. We made this to accommodate all of the allergies at last year’s Thanksgiving dinner, and guess what?! All of the non-allergic …

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Unauthorized use of Solveeczema.org: Not my rant

When I first began this blog, I posted a wonderful letter of feedback by Katrina Featherston, who gave me permission to post it on my blog, which is copyrighted. https://solveeczema.org/eczemablog/?p=363 For some reason, this post has been copied by many others on the Web without permission. I have not authorized any of these uses, especially …

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Where to Find Non-detergent Shampoo

When Solveeczema.org users ask me for choices in non-detergent shampoo, in the past, I had little to say. The best one I had tried was Cal-Ben’s. But, different people have different needs and preferences. I just looked at the Environmental Working Group’s web site. In the shampoo category, many products listed as the safest are …

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My take on dilute bleach baths and eczema

If you follow developments in eczema treatment, you’ve seen this recommendation to try bathing your child regularly in diluted bleach baths to reduce eczema severity.  I thought this article in MedPage Today summed it well. If you understand the Solveeczema.org approach, then you probably also know my take on it. I discuss in Solveeczema.org‘s solutions …

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Great eczema-problem-solving products resource

Environmental Working Group’s Skin Deep cosmetic safety database is a fabulous resource for anyone using Solveeczema.org to problem solve their child’s eczema. The database includes a wide range of personal care products.  Although the evaluations do not take into account specific issues from Solveeczema, or even “eczema” specifically as an outcome of any ingredient, many of …

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You heard it here first (yet again)…

Great article I stumbled on recently from The Independent.  As I have said for years: In a typical household today, the following products are almost always detergent-based or contain detergents: laundry products, including “hypoallergenic” ones for babies … dishwashing liquid; dishwasher powder; liquid and many bar “soaps”; kitchen, bathroom and other household surface cleansers; shampoo …

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