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    I had and am still going through (though not as...

    I had and am still going through (though not as bad now) steroid induced rosacea from desonide. Be careful how much you use, the strength, and how often you apply it.
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    No, Melissa is my fiance. I sometimes post on...

    No, Melissa is my fiance. I sometimes post on these boards. I should have specified that I was speaking on her behalf.

    Yes, tapering is critical to coming off prednisone. Suddenly quitting can...
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    Melissa was on prednisone for over 2 months I...

    Melissa was on prednisone for over 2 months I believe. It helped her symptoms as she had to quit topical steroids cold turkey. Those symptoms were stinging, burning, itching etc....Be prepared for...
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    The Niacin in the B vitamin Melissa took a couple...

    The Niacin in the B vitamin Melissa took a couple months back made her whole body turn red and hot. Be sure and get a vitamin without this ingredient.
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    My best advice to you is don't put anything on...

    My best advice to you is don't put anything on your steroid induced rosacea with the exception of whatever moisturizer you use and some vaseline. Pretty much anything else is going to irritate it.
  6. Thread: Gut Health

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    http://bacteriality.com/about-the-mp/ is the page...

    http://bacteriality.com/about-the-mp/ is the page it talks about Candida on.
  7. Thread: Gut Health

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    J- What stomach aliment do you have? Ulcers?...

    J-

    What stomach aliment do you have? Ulcers? Im going to give you a link to a diet called the specific carbohydrate diet. On this website is an alphabetical listing of foods that are "legal" and...
  8. Thread: Gut Health

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    Another important thing I read was concerning...

    Another important thing I read was concerning yeast die off. When you start crowding out or killing the yeast overgrowth those organisms die and are left in your system until your immune system can...
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    J- Before reading your last post I was going...

    J-

    Before reading your last post I was going to suggest starting on an enzyme regimine. Melissa has not started one yet but this weekend we will start that as well. Not sure if you took a look at...
  10. Thread: Gut Health

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    Lol, I know what you mean about arguing with...

    Lol, I know what you mean about arguing with yourself. I constantly do it. Sign of a good thought process I like to believe :)

    The information I have read has come out and said that when bad...
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    J- I (Eric) was on that for a month and I can...

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    I (Eric) was on that for a month and I can tell you that I felt less bloated, 'lighter', I was hungrier during that time as well. I slept better and my bowl movements were healthier.

    The...
  12. Thread: Gut Health

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    Enzymes are another important factor in gut...

    Enzymes are another important factor in gut health or healing damaged stomach lining and intestines.

    http://www.enzymestuff.com/conditionleakygut.htm

    When enzymes are taken in conjunction with...
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    Melissa, To be honest, my Melissa :) does not...

    Melissa,

    To be honest, my Melissa :) does not take any probiotics nor has she tried any probiotics in pill/bottle form.
    This past week she started eating yogurt with LIVE cultures of bacteria in...
  14. Thread: Gut Health

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    The reason I posed the question if this is...

    The reason I posed the question if this is something people have tried is because I have read several threads and researched this topic and it seems in a lot of those threads people are making...
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    Gut Health

    Melissa and I have been really looking into this as the possible reason behind her skin 'irritations'.

    What I've read so far has really blown me away. How many of you have read about or even...
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    Actually, we've been doing a lot of research into...

    Actually, we've been doing a lot of research into food allergies and how they tie into skin conditions and Kefir does help with certain food allergies. Obviously, it is not a blanket fix for all skin...
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    It seems like this diet harms people with...

    It seems like this diet harms people with rosacea. This diet seems much more geared towards someone with seb-derm. Is there any evidence that yeast plays a roll in rosacea?
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    Thanks for the replies guys. I found this site...

    Thanks for the replies guys.

    I found this site which I thought was really helpful in tying together seb derm, yeast/candida, and leaky gut. Have a look I found it really informative.
    ...
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    Yeast connection and seb derm?

    Hi guys, Eric here,

    As some of you know Melissa has been diagnosed with seb derm. I personally believe her problems are diet related, mainly sugar. She (like most women :) ) loves chocolate and...
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    Melissa used steroids for about 10 years. Last...

    Melissa used steroids for about 10 years. Last summer the steroid she'd been using since she was about 10 years of age stopped working for her, so another derm from the University of Chicago put her...
  21. Thread: Eczema article

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    Eczema article

    Found this interesting

    http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/23392655/ Eczema article

    http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/23055426/ 6 things your Derm never told you

    Eric.
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    Queta- I take the capsules. I couldnt find the...

    Queta- I take the capsules. I couldnt find the tablets the day I went shopping so I just grabed the capsules.

    Francois- What type of digetive enzymes are you taking? I would like to look into...
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    Thats great! Im glad you found something that...

    Thats great! Im glad you found something that works!

    I tried that hoping it would help me because I have acid reflux. It helps with the heartburn, but Ive had no results as far as my rosacea...
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    I think saying that steroid induced rosacea...

    I think saying that steroid induced rosacea should clear in 8-12 weeks is a little misleading. Everything we've read suggests that the longevity of steroid rosacea has a couple contributing factors...
  25. Opps....I did mean that rosacea shoud NOT have...

    Opps....I did mean that rosacea shoud NOT have that effect. I cant type as fast as Im thinking :)

    Eucerin Original has been the only lotion I could use for as long as I remember. But the mimyx...
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