Preparing For School When Your Child Has Allergies

Starting school is a big step for any child. Add food allergies to the mix, and it can make parents feel extremely anxious. However, remember there are hundreds of children who attend school with allergies successfully with no incidents. Managing allergies at school… Continue Reading >

7 Steps to Beat Childhood Eczema: An Expert Guide

Eczema is a common skin issue that can cause discomfort and pain, affecting your child’s daily life. It has been estimated that 1 in 10 individuals develops eczema during their lifetime.  The prevalence peaks in early childhood between two to… Continue Reading >

Reducing the Risk off Food Allergies in Babies   The thought of your baby having an allergic reaction is really scary, so it’s no wonder it’s one of the biggest worries parents have when they start their baby on solids. It’s not yet known why food allergies… Continue Reading >

Food Labels – When getting it wrong simply isn’t an option

Recently the government called for an inquiry into allergies and anaphylaxis. From reading the submissions and listening to the public hearings in Melbourne and Sydney, one thing is very clear. Food labels need to be improved because getting it wrong… Continue Reading >

Food Labelling In Australia

Reading food labels and understanding food labelling requirements is a significant problem for families with food allergies and food intolerances. It’s mandatory in Australia at present that foods containing the top 9 allergens have these identified on the ingredients list…. Continue Reading >