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Review: The Complete Kid’s Allergy and Asthma Guide

This is a fantastic book written by paediatric allergy specialists at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children (also known as Sick Kids). I start by saying that in case, like me, you don’t realise how good this book is when you … Continue reading

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Review: Understanding Childhood Eczema

I’ve read a fair number of books on eczema and Understanding Childhood Eczema by Penny Titman is one of my favourites for parents of children with severe eczema. In fact, I liked it so much I’ve read it twice. It … Continue reading

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Review: AeroChamber Plus Flow Vu with Mask

Four out of 10 – that’s the score my doctor gave me for my inhaler technique. Embarrassing, but apparently I’m not alone. In fact a study found that 86% of people use their asthma puffers incorrectly. One solution is a spacer device … Continue reading

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The 3 A’s of Eczema & Allergy Parenting

Acceptance Realise this is Eczema and not just a patch (or many) of dry, flaky skin and/or these Allergies will change your life Awareness Build your knowledge on what it is and what you can do about it Action With the right … Continue reading

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