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Oral Allergy Syndrome

Over the past few years I have seen increasing number of people with Oral Allergy Syndrome (OAS). Conventionally, sufferers are just advised to avoid the foods which cause them allergic reactions, but it is possible to reduce the severity of [..]
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Foods you should never feed your child

Every day I meet children in my clinic and a big part of what I do is finding out about their diet, and their food preferences and aversions. Not only can this help me to identify the best homeopathic remedy [..]
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BBC Horizon on allergies

On 27th August 2014 BBC’s Horizon programme was on the issue of allergies. Here are some of the facts presented in the programme. The bad news: o 25 to 30% of people in the UK have allergies o The main [..]
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Dairy intolerance – the most common allergy

When I talk to fellow allergy therapists we generally agree that the most common allergy we see in the clinic is to dairy, especially cow’s milk. So frequent is this problem that I have observed some key signs in children [..]
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Tips for a good night’s sleep

Getting good quality sleep makes a huge difference to our overall health as well as our mood. There can be external factors which may inhibit your sleep such as a snoring or restless partner, children who wake in the night [..]
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Milk Allergy? Worried about how to get calcium

This excellent article from Allergy Link explains how a good diet will provide all the calcium you need. Dairy is not the only source of calcium, nor is it the best. Huge numbers of people across the world can’t digest [..]
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NAET treatment for autism

NEW STUDY PUBLISHED IN INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE “A CLINICIAN’S JOURNAL” Researchers at the NAET Autism Treatment Center in Buena Park, CA, hypothesized that major contributors to the development and symptoms of autism include food and nutrient sensitivities. They applied NAET, a [..]
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Homeopathy works!

by JENNY HOPE, Daily Mail 20th June 2011 Homeopathy really does work and doctors should recognise its healing effects, say researchers. A study found that allergy sufferers who were given homeopathic treatment were ten times more likely to be cured [..]
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Electromagnetic pollution … its adverse effect on health

Do you have anyone in your family suffering with headaches, sleep problems, depression, anxiety/panic attacks, recurrant infections, fatigue or rashes or unexplained symptoms? Do you feel you [..]
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Spotting an allergic child

From the BBC website: Appearance Children with allergies tend to have an unhealthy-looking pale complexion called ‘white dermatographism’ and are often small for their age. Particular features, listed below, may indicate how prone your child is to allergies. Allergic shiners [..]
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