Tag Archives: Allergies

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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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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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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Moisturising Newborns Prevents Allergies: Japan Study

Moisturising Newborns Prevents Allergies: Japan Study

  TOKYO, October 3, 2014 (AFP) – Applying moisturiser to a newborn baby’s skin could help prevent eczema and even food allergies in later life, possibly offering a cheap and ...

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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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Scientists Find Gut Bacteria That Prevents Food Allergies

Scientists Find Gut Bacteria That Prevents Food Allergies

  WASHINGTON, August 25, 2014 (AFP) – Mice that were raised in a sterile environment or given antibiotics early in life lacked a common gut bacteria that appears to prevent ...

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Food Allergies and Intolerance in Infants

Food Allergies and Intolerance in Infants

  Food intolerance is a general term that describes an adverse reaction to ingested food regardless of the underlying cause. The reaction may be due to certain additives or the ...

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