Eczema News – Hydrolyzed Milk Impact on Childhood Eczema

What milk to give a baby with eczema or a baby who is at high risk of eczema is ONE question that all parents ask – there are various options when it comes to milk: (i) Breast milk – Recognized as the milk for babies up to six months of age, due to the natural […]

Life of Eczema Girl – Night Scheduled Milk Feeding

I don’t know about you, but I struggled so much with milk feeding – from (my own lack of) breast milk, to switching from normal to partially hydrolysed milk, to reflux, to changing milk bottles, gosh… thinking back it’s NIGHTMARISH. I do think if I’d to start over, one change I’d make is forget about […]

Eczema and Diet Studies

This post is just what it is – The investigative bug has caught up with me and given that there are (i) more studies on impact of diet on eczema, and (ii) more people (experts or not) claiming that their diet is ‘proven’, I’m setting out in this post to POUR THROUGH ALL THE ECZEMA […]

Hangout with OzSuperNanny – Baby Food

This is my second Google Hangout with OzSuperNanny, Angela Jacobsen and it is the real deal, with a film crew! See Angela on camera and my own little spot (for nice lighting). The first hangout with her was on Travel with Baby here. The topic is on Baby Food, and in the top picture you […]

SOMEONE managed Infant Feeding

This is a new series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Connie, whose daughter has eczema since infant and shares how she manages feeding (infant). Connie blogs at rayconniebaby. Marcie Mom: Hi Connie, thanks for taking part in my new blog series ‘Someone has Eczema’! […]

Friday Dr Q&A with Prof Hugo – Partially Hydrolysed Milk

Prof Hugo Van Bever Prof. Hugo Van Bever is the Head of National University Hospital’s Pediatric Allergy, Immunology & Rheumatology Department. He is also an active member of the board APAPARI (Asian Pacific Association of Paediatric Allergy, Respirology and Immunology) and has published more than 250 papers in national and international journals. His main research interest […]

Is partially hydrolysed milk worth the money?

Partially hydrolyzed milk formula, such as Enfalac HA and NAN HA, was recommended to my baby girl Marcie when her eczema was diagnosed by the paediatrician at one month old. It was a nightmare getting her to drink the less tasty milk formula and each bottle feed dropped from 85ml to 20ml! It seemed to […]