Allergies

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When Thumb Sucking Doesn’t Suck

Nail-biters, thumb-suckers experience fewer allergies Many parents discourage their children from nail-biting and thumb-sucking, in part to keep germs out of their mouths. Though few...
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Air Pollution and Your Skin

Research shows air pollution damages and prematurely ages skin. Lung and heart diseases have long been linked to air pollution, but the effects on the skin...
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Fiber and Allergy Prevention

High-fiber diet protected mice against allergy to peanuts. If food is the new medicine it could mean a way to prevent allergies. A study from Monash...
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Celiac Disease: Defined

OVERVIEW Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder, in which eating gluten causes damage to the small intestine. Gluten is a protein found in grains like...
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How Gut Bacteria Affect Celiac Disease

People with specific gut bacteria developed celiac disease. Celiac disease--the inability to tolerate food containing gluten--has long puzzled scientists. The puzzle may have finally been...
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Chiropractic Offers Evidence Based Solutions to Seasonal Allergies

Millions of people suffer from seasonal allergies every year. Allergies represent the sixth leading cause of chronic illness in the U.S. with an annual...
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Bedbugs? There’s Help for That

Cleveland Clinic shares strategies to help people who are troubled with bedbugs. “Don't let the bedbugs bite” is most likely a very old saying, as...
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Spring Allergy Season: Ways to combat pollen in Austin TX

With warmer temperatures on the horizon, allergies become more prevalent and this means understanding how to deal with the tree pollen. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l3maiS9sScs&t=3s Check out our other...
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FDA approves new eczema drug Dupixent

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Dupixent, an injection to treat adults with moderate to severe eczema, according to a press release submitted...
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Gluten-Free diets may increase risk of exposure to arsenic and mercury

As gluten-free diets gain popularity in the U.S., the health effects of such a diet have come into question. One study, published March 1...