Allergies

Eating Peanuts Early Could Prevent Allergy in Infants: Study

Eating Peanuts Early Could Prevent Allergy in Infants: Study

  Miami, United States – With peanut allergies on the rise worldwide, a study Monday found that contrary to previous advice, feeding foods containing peanuts to babies before 11 months of age ...

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Common Sense for the Common Cold

Common Sense for the Common Cold

  Viral rhinitis. Watery rhinorrhea. The ubiquitous common cold apparently is not “common” for nothing. Over 200 different viruses can cause what are technically known as upper-respiratory-tract infections, the more ...

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Asthma as a Public Health Issue

Asthma as a Public Health Issue

  It is estimated that asthma affects around 235 million  people  worldwide 2  with  250,000 annual worldwide deaths recorded. Another 100 million people are projected to suffer from the disease ...

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GSK Launches the Search for Winners Against Asthma 2015

GSK Launches the Search for Winners Against Asthma 2015

  Do you know what Kim Chiu, Arnel Pineda and Michael Christian Martinez have in common? They all have Asthma yet have accomplished so much in their respective fields. Do ...

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EU Food Labels to Help Allergy Sufferers

EU Food Labels to Help Allergy Sufferers

  Brussels, Belgium – New EU labelling rules taking effect Saturday require restaurants and other businesses to tell customers if their food could trigger allergies or raise other health concerns. “Key content information ...

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Pollution in Pregnancy Linked to Lung Damage in Child

Pollution in Pregnancy Linked to Lung Damage in Child

  PARIS, October 20, 2014 (AFP) – Women exposed to high levels of traffic pollution during the second trimester of pregnancy are at higher risk of giving birth to a ...

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Identifying if Your Baby Has Hearing Problems

Identifying if Your Baby Has Hearing Problems

  BABYMINDER – Hearing impairment is caused by many factors. Some babies are born with hearing impairment; some acquire it because of an accident or infection. Hearing impairment occurs when ...

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Different Indications of Cough

Different Indications of Cough

    GROWING KIDS – Coughs are the most common of childhood illnesses. Though coughing sounds awful at times, it is usually not a symptom of a serious condition. Still, ...

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