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Probiotic Treatment Erased Peanut Allergy in 70 Percent of Children

By Heather Callaghan, Editor Last week Australian scientists announced a major breakthrough in treating peanut allergies – and it can last for up to four years! This news couldn’t come at a better time since hundreds of Americans die each year from food allergies and around 200,000 of the estimated 15 million Americans with food allergies will…

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(Another) Reason Behind Increasing Food Allergies Discovered

Photo:sweenpole2001/Flickr/Creative Commons License By Rick Paulas Try to remember grade school. (This may take either a few seconds or hours, depending on how far into the vault those memories are located.) Remember when it came time for lunch. Now, try to remember how many times you heard the phrase “food allergy.” If you’re in your…

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Food Allergies More Widespread Among Inner-city Children

One in 10 inner-city kids allergic to milk, eggs or peanuts Already known for their higher-than-usual risk of asthma and environmental allergies, young inner-city children appear to suffer disproportionately from food allergies as well, according to results of a study led by scientists at the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center. The federally funded multi-center study, described…

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Are Your Food Allergies Silently Making You Fat?

By Emyrald Sinclaire According to medical studies, it is estimated that over 60% of the population suffers from one form of food allergies or sensitivities. I’m not talking about the traditional food allergy associated with a constriction of the throat, a rash, or immediate digestive issues. Instead, over half of us are affected with a…

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Are Food Allergies Serious and Legal Issues?

by Catherine J. Frompovich Food allergies affect approximately 15 million Americans, including one in 13 children under 18 years of age, or two children per school classroom. [1] Furthermore, food allergies have increased about 50 percent between 1997 and 2011 per the U.S. CDC study released in 2013. [2] Something that needs to be pointed…

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Drinking Cow’s Milk During Breastfeeding Increases Risk of Baby’s Allergies

By Case Adams Researchers have determined that drinking pasteurized, homogenized cow’s milk while breastfeeding significantly increases the chances of the infant becoming allergic. Medical researchers from Bangkok’s Mahidol University tested and followed 62 mothers and their infants through four months of age. Each of the mothers had some form of allergy. The researchers randomly split…

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Try These Probiotics To Boost Your Mood and Relieve Stress

By Adonia Dennis, Natural Blaze Looking For A Mood Boost And Stress Reliever? Opt For These Probiotics Probiotics are a particular series of supplements that have been gaining quite a lot of interest and popularity amongst the general population in the recent years. These supplements provide living microorganisms that offer a lot of benefits for the human…

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