Tag Archives: Asthma

High-Fiber Diet May Ward Off Asthma

Why we should all listen to our nannas about eating lots of fruit and veg! – The fiber consumed in fruits and vegetables seems to help quiet the overzealous immune system activity that leads to such conditions as irritable bowel syndrome, Crohn’s disease, and possibly even colon cancer. Now it appears that a diet rich […]

New study shows parents may protect babies against future allergies by sucking on kids’ pacifiers! – CBS News

We’re big believers in the hygiene hypothesis, and this backs it up! It might seem a little too icky though but, as Granddad often says, a little good dirt never hurt anyone (and in this case, it’s a good thing!) – New research finds kids whose parents “cleaned” their child’s pacifier by sucking it were […]

Asthma, rhinitis and eczema symptoms all ignited by deodorant sprays | Medical Specialists News and Articles

The hidden dangers of those spray-on deodorants – It is believed that around half of children are using deodorant by the age of 11, with the fear of body odour making them spray themselves far too excessively. However, this excessive use has led to worry from health experts that over-using deodorant can result in increased […]