Eczema

3.5 yo M with severe eczema

Hello I would appreciate help with a young client. Client is 3.5 years old has a dairy and egg allergy, diagnosed @ 6 months old. He was born via c-section and breastfed. He had mild eczema on both legs and arms from about 9 months of age until last November/December…

5 yo F with sudden eczema

Hi there, This is with regards to my daughter who is a very healthy five and a half year old! She has had quite rough dry skin since she was born, especially on her upper arms. This is with the exception of a month in Thailand when she was 4-5…

9 yo F with constipation

Hi, I’m currently in my final year studying nutrition at CNM. I have my first child patient coming in this weekend and so wondered if anyone could give me some advice. My patient is a little girl aged 9/10. She has had problems with constipation since a baby. She suffers…

15 Months F with Asthma

Hi there I’d like some advice please on what I can do for my daughter.. we are an atopic family – I have history of eczema, have hayfever and some mild allergies (shown in IgE testing but don’t have a noticeable effect) and dysbiosis. Paternal aunt has severe dairy allergy…

41 yo F with recurrent thrush and eczema on hands

Hi there, My client tested positive for Rhodotorula glutinis / mucilaginosa and Candida 5 months ago. NG Bacteroides fragilis group 3+ Bifidobacterium (low amount can be seen with eczema?) 4+ Escherichia coli NG Lactobacillus NG Enterococcus spp. Imbalanced flora present SIgA normal She has been on an anti candida diet…

54 yo F stress, psoriasis, eczema and anal fissures

Hi Antony, I previously posted about a 54 year old lady with stress (including a collapse 17 years ago), psoriasis on genital area, bacterial infection on face, eczema on head, anal fissures who has had a lot of antibiotics. This client has only recently done her ASI test, as she…

Patient with allergic profile

I have a patient in her 30s with severe acne, eczema and asthma. I was thinking of starting with a food allergy test and elimination diet as well as healing the gut. Can anyone recommend a good food allergy test or approach that has worked for them in similar circumstances?…

13 yo B with alopecia areata, asthma, eczema

Hello again! I am seeing a 13 year old boy tomorrow, who has been told by his consultant that the patches of alopecia will probably get worse, but there is nothing more they can do. He is using regain and other steroid creams. At the age of 2.5 years he…

dysbiosis, food intolerances and very bad eczema

Hello there I have a patient 18month year old with problems of dysbiosis, food intolerances and very bad eczema (as result of poor digestive health). Antecedents, triggers and mediators: -mum is vegetarian (due to religious beliefs) and gym instructor (re: low EFAs especially omega 3s, low vitamin Bs and high…

29 yo M with peri anal eczema with regular, intermittant anal soreness

Support with Male, 29yrs, peri anal eczema with regular, intermittant anal soreness and burning, secondary to chronic anal fissure, h/o sugery to correct this – lateral sphincterotomy x 2 Anita Wicks Registered Homeopath, Nurse & Nutritionist First saw this man 5 months ago with peri anal eczema, diagnosed by Dermatologist,…

26 yo F with severe excema

29 year old female patient with severe excema since 16 years old, has been hospitalised and feels she has tried everything! Would love the groups insight and experience on this case. This patient is atopic, asthma from being a baby and hay fever. Excema only started aged 16, severe flare…

33 yo F with Eczema from birth, now suffering from topical steroid withdrawal.

Increased insomnia, anxiety, depression and severe flare ups 33 yr old woman previously very active tennis coach H5.7 W 59kgs. Feels she can no longer exercise to the same degree as sweating is intolerable: stinging and itching. First came to see me in 2015 to help with digestive problems including…

18 month G with severe allergic reactions to foods.

Hi, I have a very complicated case and would love some assistance. The client is 18 months old and has been my client for 2 months now (we are coming up to our second follow up this weekend). Presenting Sx Major allergy to foods, hives, welts, swelling when foods are…

17 yo G with allergies, eczema and asthma

C-section birth and after birth was accidentally given a full bottle of formula milk (instead of few sips). Breastfed for 2.5 months after that Severe eczema since baby and dairy allergy not diagnosed but removed and sx slightly relieved Now eats milk and cheese, which doesn’t seem to aggravate but…

15 yo Boy with severe eczema

I’ve seen a 15-year-old boy this morning with severe eczema, asthma (under control with occ. use of blue inhaler) and allergic reaction to eggs, nuts, lanolin, and suspected multiple food intolerances. Asthma diagnosed at 3yrs and eczema appeared to develop following booster jabs and chicken pox shortly afterwards. Multiple courses…

6 yo girl with severe eczema

I am seeing this client in clinic tomorrow. She uses a steroid cream (Cutivate) and Immune suppressor cream (Elidel) plus oral steroids and over-counter anti-histamine. She has had allergy tests for milk, egg, cat, dust, mould, grass. Presumably negative? Don’t know if mother will consider food intolerance tests. Which would…

2 yo Girl with eczema

A 2 year old with eczema. Her eczema has cleared up on a cow’s and goats milk free diet. Which supplements, would you suggest to heal her gut lining? Is Permavite appropriate? Her skin is still abit dry but otherwise her mother is really pleased with how her skin is…

Mild Asperger’s client advice

Hi all, I have a client who has just turned 8 and was diagnosed with Asperger’s last year. He is mild and is in mainstream education. His mother feels he has got progressively worse over time and has recently cleaned up his diet somewhat – mainly reducing additives – and…

Eczema from birth, Topical Steroid Withdrawal

33 Yr old female: Eczema from birth, now suffering from topical steroid withdrawal. Increased insomnia, anxiety, depression and severe flare ups 33 yr old woman previously very active tennis coach H5.7 W 59kgs. Feels she can no longer exercise to the same degree as sweating is intolerable: stinging and itching.…