Tag Archives: Allergies

Kate Grenville interview: why perfumes are making you sick | The Guardian

Unfortunately, even natural fragrances from essential oils can be just as potent! Why we don’t use fragrances for fragrance’s sake and why we’re very, very careful even when it comes to essential oils – The most startling thing in the beginning was that far from being the only one affected, one in three [Americans] report health problems […]

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Is your perfume making you sick? New study suggests so | Daily Mail Online

Why we don’t add fragrance for fragrance’s sake! – New research from the University of Melbourne has found that one in three Australians have reported adverse health effects from fragranced products. These effects include anything from breathing problems to migraine headaches, skin irritation and even asthma attacks. But fragranced products don’t just encompass perfumes and body […]

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How to Introduce Peanut-Containing Foods to Your Infant to Avoid Allergy | US News

Hope for avoiding peanut allergies! – New guidelines released Thursday by the National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases recommend peanut-containing foods be introduced as early as 4 to 6 months of life. The new recommendation is based on three recent studies examining the best time to introduce peanut-containing foods to prevent peanut allergy. The […]

Give peanut-based foods to babies early to prevent allergies, new guidelines say – LA Times

Important new advice on allergies! – Most babies should start eating peanut-containing foods well before their first birthday, say guidelines released Thursday that aim to protect high-risk tots and other youngsters, too, from developing the dangerous allergy to peanuts. The new guidelines from the National Institutes of Health mark a shift in dietary advice, based on […]

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