Intermittent Fasting cleared up my eczema

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by dacoolman on Fri Mar 01, 2019 9:54 pm

Intermittent Fasting cleared up my eczema

I've had an eczema flair-up for the last 8 months or so. I would normally treat it with vaseline and over-the counter hydro-cortisone cream, but it would only get marginally better. Unrelated to my eczema I started doing fasting for dieting, eating only for 8 hours a day then fasting for 16 hours. Surprisingly it cleared up my eczema within a few days (my eczema was never horrendously bad but it wasn't clearing until then). Has anyone else tried intermittent fasting and seen results?

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by Marcie Mom on Tue Mar 05, 2019 3:49 am

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Good to hear that the fasting cleared the eczema :) Maybe you can look into what foods you have been eating (before the fasting) and see if there's a chance you might have been allergic to those foods? Take care, cheers.
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