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Alternatives to EpiPens: How to Save on Epinephrine

Back in the day, EpiPens used to cost just under $100 out-of-pocket. Now, the price is well over $600. If you don’t have insurance, that cost is prohibitive. In fact, even those with insurance may struggle (especially those with a high-deductible plan), making alternatives to EpiPens a more affordable and appealing option.  While many patients…

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Is Seeing a Chiropractor for Eczema Beneficial?

Eczema, also known as atopic dermatitis, is a skin condition characterized by inflammation of the skin. In the term dermatitis, ‘derma-’ means skin and ‘-itis’ means inflammation.  If you suffer from eczema or know somebody who does, you’ll notice redness, dry skin, scaling, itching, and puffiness of the skin. Many people turn to different creams…

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Teen Allergies: A New Type of Anaphylaxis Identifier

By Robyn Hochglaube (see bio below) Raise your hand if you believe that being a teenager is (damn) hard. I can’t say I remember those days ‘fondly’ myself, although I can look back and acknowledge they were formative and full of life lessons – but hindsight is 20/20! Now that I am a mom to…

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EczemaLess: A Personalized Eczema Tracker

We have the pleasure of sharing a new personalized, AI eczema tracker. EczemaLess provides extensive information for eczema sufferers, so that they can better track their triggers and find the appropriate treatments with their medical provider. Discover its many benefits below!

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Medicare and Allergy Treatments: How Are You Covered?

By Danielle K. Roberts (see bio below) Do you suffer from allergies? Chances are that you do: In the United States, there are over 50 million allergy sufferers. Allergies can come in the form of skin allergies, food allergies, asthma, and seasonal airborne allergies. Allergic rhinitis (or hay fever) affects 25 million Americans, making it…

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5 Natural Diaper Rash Home Remedies

Jenny Silverstone (see bio below) You went to change your baby’s diaper and noticed the few red bumps that were there earlier in the day have upgraded to a full-fledged diaper rash. How can you help that rash clear up as soon as possible without compromising your commitment to natural remedies? It’s a cinch with…

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Can a Nightshades Allergy Trigger Eczema?

Nightshade allergies are becoming increasingly common, but can it trigger an eczema flare up? Discover what Jennifer Fugo, MS, CNS, and founder of Skinterrupt has to say about this connection in our video below. Scroll down to read the full transcript. (begin transcript) Today, I want to talk to you about eczema and nightshades. A…

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Rethinking Baby Peanut Allergies with Dr. Ron Sunog

By Ron Sunog, MD (see bio below) Dr. Ron Sunog shares his thoughts on the newest LEAP study that provided groundbreaking news about baby peanut allergies and introducing baby food allergens early on in infancy. If you’re looking to introduce peanuts to your little one or feel skeptic, we definitely suggest reading on.

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Humidifiers for Eczema, Asthma and Allergies

If you constantly struggle to find remedies for your eczema, asthma and allergies, a humidifier can help your dry nose as well as your dry skin. The cool, moist mist humidifies the air to keep skin and tissue hydrated. There are so many humidifiers on the market that you might be wondering which one to…

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