Fitness instructor, 28, battling a mystery allergy that causes her face to swell like a 'pufferfish'
Carla Roberts, from Dublin, sees red rings appear all over her face and body for 'no reason'. The flare-ups can last as long as a month, leaving doctors baffled.
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Introducing Peanuts Early Reduces Risk of Subsequent Allergy
New evidence also presented on breastfeeding and development of atopic disease, asthma
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Ask Well: Why Did I Lose My Sense of Smell?
Impaired smell is common, particularly in the elderly, but in about one in six people, no cause can be identified.
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Prenatal allergies prompt sexual changes in offspring
A single allergic reaction during pregnancy prompts sexual-development changes in the brains of offspring that last a lifetime, new research suggests. Female rats born to...
4 days ago - ScienceDaily
It's Officially Spring - Before You Go For a Run Outside, Take These Allergists' Advice
If you live in a part of the country that experiences heavy snow and frigid Winter temperatures, you've probably been counting down the days until Spring would arrive in all...
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Century Snacks LLC Recalls Snak Club Honey Bliss Nut Mix Due to Undeclared Allergen
Century Snacks, LLC of Commerce, CA is recalling all packages of 3-oz. and 5.75-oz. SNAK CLUB HONEY BLISS NUT MIX due to undeclared MILK. People who have an allergy or severe...
4 days ago - FDA - 2 articles
Better Made Snack Foods Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk In 10 Ounce $3.99 Original Potato Chips
The recall was initiated after it was discovered that a package of 10-ounce Original Potato Chips dated 10 AUG 2019 did not contain Original Potato Chips but instead contained...
4 days ago - FDA - 2 articles
What does anaphylaxis look like? Mom raises awareness after child's allergic reaction
A 3-year-old girl was in a doctor's office being tested for a tree nut allergy. At first it seemed like she was having only a mild reaction.
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New allergy guidelines say it IS safe to give your babies peanuts, fish and milk a early as 4 months
In 2000, parents were told to save cow's milk until their child was one, egg until their child was two, and nuts and fish until the age of three. Today, advice is very...
6 days ago - Daily Mail
High-Dose Vitamin D Supplementation Does Not Prevent Allergic Sensitization of Infants
To investigate the effect of vitamin D supplementation dose on allergic sensitization and allergic diseases in infants, and to evaluate whether vitamin D status in pregnancy...
6 days ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
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Community Pharmacy Based Screening Increases Early Detection of Diabetes
Community pharmacies helps to screen patients for type 2 diabetes, which could increase early diagnosis and reduce health care expenses.
Diabetes Treatment May Keep Dementia and Alzheimer's at Bay
Dementia and Alzheimer's develop much faster in people with untreated diabetes. However, patients on medication for type 2 diabetes can keep dementia and Alzheimer's at bay.
Moms with Fussy Babies are More Prone to Depression
Do you have a fussy baby at home? Mothers of fussy babies are more likely to develop depression symptoms, reveals a new study.
Bacteria can Travel Thousands of Miles Globally Through the Air
Bacteria may travel thousands of miles through the air worldwide instead of hitching rides with people and animals, reveals a study.
Replacing Sitting Time with Light Physical Activity Lowers Death Risk
Do you like sitting around? A new study found that swapping 30 minutes of sitting time with light physical activity can reduce the risk of early death by 50 percent.
Parasitic Worms Could Cause Cancers and also Help Cure Them
Worms cause cancers to billions of people around the world and could also help treat the cancer, finds new research.
Too Much Sitting Kills Nearly 50,000 People Every Year in the UK
Are you sitting too much? Spending too much time sitting down causes nearly 50,000 deaths in the UK each year, reveals a new study.
One-month-old baby feeding and sleep schedule
As your baby heads into their second month, it can simultaneously feel like you've been doing this forever and you still have no idea what you're doing. Needless to say, being...
E-books are Ruining Children's Storytime
Storytime with e-books is not as helpful as traditional print books. A new study finds that parents and children talk and interact less with electronic books compared to print...
Potential New Therapy for Liver Diseases Discovered
The drug sivelestat may effectively lower portal hypertension, improving symptoms and outcomes for those patients. Portal hypertension is associated with cirrhosis and other...