Tag Archives: Antibiotics

Phthalate, antibiotic levels plummet after five-day vegetarian diet — Environmental Health News

Why Nanna’s advice to always eat your veg and fruit is good advice! – Twenty-five participants lived in a Buddhist temple and adopted the monks’ lifestyle – including their traditional vegetarian diet – for five days. At the beginning of their “Temple Stay,” participants completed a questionnaire about what they had eaten in the previous […]

Should I avoid taking antibiotics? | Life and style | The Guardian

Should I avoid taking antibiotics? | The Guardian

Why using antibiotics carefully (they might not work one day!) is key – If you caught pneumonia in the pre-antibiotic era, you had only a 50% chance of surviving the infection. So it is no wonder that England’s chief medical officer, Professor Dame Sally Davies, is anxious that antibiotics don’t lose their effectiveness. Last week, she warned […]

Pregnant women, fetuses exposed to antibacterial compounds face potential health risks — ScienceDaily

We like our handmade Baby Wash (which is a traditionally made Castile Soap) and water personally! – As the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) mulls over whether to rein in the use of common antibacterial compounds that are causing growing concern among environmental health experts, scientists are reporting today that many pregnant women and their […]