Makeup, shampoo, conditioner, lotion, lipstick, bubble bath what do they all have in common?

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Makeup, shampoo, conditioner, lotion, lipstick, bubble bath what do they all have in common?  Nothing really, unless of course they are made all by the same company.  What they do have in common is a potential to have what your allergic to as an ingredient. What really sucked in the beginning with the allergies is […]

Keeping it simple, still.

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In the days of living with allergies and knowing how expensive the special foods are, I am all for keeping things, simply.  So I got to reading someone else’s post on a soda recipe and I followed it all through to end up finding this great site on ‘old fashioned’ recipes.   When life was less […]

Embrace the allergies… yup give them a hug!

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What I have learned over the last couple of weeks is that I need to embrace my allergies.  It’s amazing what a close call on a anaphylactic reaction will do to your thinking and then right after that you have a bad reaction to a medicine for a in-office procedure and it is something that you […]

Enzymes

Health

Okay stuff to remember… Amylase – used for digestion, allergies – divides carbohydrates into smaller carbs such as glucose; regulates histamine to reduce allergy symptoms. Cellulase – digestion – the only enzyme the body doesn’t manufacture; digest carbs and fibers in fruits and vegetables. Lipase – weight and cholesterol management – breaks down fat cells […]