Growing up on farm with animals may half risk of asthma and allergies, suggests study
Earlier research has shown that growing up on a farm with animals may as much as half the risk of asthma and allergies.
3 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Antihistamine-releasing contact lens relieves symptoms of ocular allergy
In two parallel clinical trials, an antihistamine-releasing contact lens reduced symptoms in patients with allergic conjunctivitis. Two hundred forty-four subjects were...
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DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: Can infecting children with stomach ulcer bacteria really stop allergies?
DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: The idea is being actively pursued by one of my all-time scientific heroes, Australian Nobel Prize winner Professor Barry Marshall.
2 days ago - Daily Mail
Dr. Teruko Ishizaka, Who Advanced Allergy Treatment, Dies at 92
She and her husband identified an antibody that triggers wheezing and rashes. Monitoring it can help prevent and remedy allergic reactions.
4 days ago - NY Times
Skeeter Syndrome: Treatments for Mosquito Bite Allergies
Plagued by big, red bites? Here's what to do.
4 days ago - Mens health
Electronic consultations in allergy and immunology may reduce need for specialist visits
A study from Massachusetts General Hospital researchers finds that electronic consultations in allergy and immunology can simplify the process of providing the most appropriate...
5 days ago - News Medical
S. aureus puts kids with severe eczema at higher risk for food allergy
Numerous studies have implicated Staphylococcus aureus in the development of eczema. Now, in a secondary analysis of the Learning About Peanut Allergy, or LEAP, study...
5 days ago - Healio
Trader Joe's Sells Low-Carb Crispbread That's Gluten-Free and - Yep! - Extra Crispy
If you follow a gluten-free diet, you probably get creative when it comes to bread alternatives - have you seen these frozen, preroasted sweet potato toast slices ready for...
6 days ago - PopSugar
Electronic consultations can streamline, simplify care in allergy and immunology
A study finds that electronic consultations in allergy and immunology can simplify the process of providing the most appropriate care, often reducing the need for in-person...
6 days ago - ScienceDaily
Can gluten mess with your mind? Research suggests psychosis could be a symptom of intolerance
To some people, going gluten-free is just another dietary fad driven by a desire for attention and different-ness. But emerging science suggests that, at least for those with a...
6 days ago - Natural News - 2 articles
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Your Circle of Friends can Predict Your Health Better Than Fitbit
Circle of Friends Vs. Fitness Trackers: Your friends can predict your overall health and wellbeing much better than a Fitbit.
Farm-like Indoor Microbiota may Protect Kids from Asthma
Farm-like indoor microbiota more likely to protect children from asthma also in urban homes, reveals a new study.
Poor Oral Health Tied to a 75 % Increase in Liver Cancer Risk: Study
Poor oral hygiene or oral health may be more strongly associated with high liver cancer risk, finds a new study.
Why I Started Prioritizing Kid-Free Getaways Over Family Vacations
When we had our daughter 10 years ago, one of the things we promised each other was that we would try to find a way to make time for just us. In our dating years and early...
The Best Plant-Based Sandwiches
Who doesn't love a good old-fashioned sandwich? There's nothing like enjoying a fresh sandwich with a crisp dill pickle and cold glass of iced tea. And who are we kidding?...
Plant-Based White Chili
This plant-based white chili is the definition of cozy. It's great for quick weeknight meals or a chilly winter afternoon! I make tons of chili at my house. At any given time...
Blood Pressure Med Might Help Fight Alzheimer's
Researchers don't know whether the finding related to the drug nilvadipine can translate into any benefits for patients. But future studies should look into that possibility...
Reality shows like Love Island are 'bombarding young people with images of...
Researchers from the University of Nottingham studied more than 2,000 minutes of clips from shows including Love Island, The Only Way is Essex, Geordie Shore and Celebrity Big...
Gina Rodriguez Opens Up About Her Experiences With Anxiety and Suicidal Thoughts
Gina Rodriguez is speaking candidly about her mental health journey. The Jane the Virgin star appeared at the Kennedy Forum in Chicago this weekend where she spoke to NBC's...
Lung damage can now be measured with a sensor almost as thin a human HAIR
The probe, which is just 0.2mm in diameter, contains 19 sensors that pick up on abnormal acidity and oxygen levels deep in the lungs. It was created by scientists at the...