Tag Archives: Asthma

Plastic Chemicals During Pregnancy Linked to 70% Increased Asthma Risk | TIME

No phthalates in any of our products! We avoid synthetic fragrances entirely and only use the safest certified organic pure essential oils, and only in the safest concentrations for newborns. Why avoiding fragrances is a good thing! – You won’t easily find the word “phthalate” on a label, but the group of sticky chemicals that help […]

Exposing baby to dust reduces allergy risk - research - Life & Style - NZ Herald News

Exposing baby to dust reduces allergy risk – NZ Herald News

With allergies on the up-and-up, another good reason to avoid obsessing with cleaning and using anti-bacterial products – Exposing babies to a dust mite could significantly reduce the risk of developing allergies including asthma and eczema as they get older, according to new research from the UK. Researchers at the NIHR Southampton Respiratory Biomedical Research […]

Breastfeeding DOES cut the risk of asthma, says landmark study of 250,000 babies over 30 years | Mail Online

Why breastfeeding is a must if you can! – Breastfeeding does protect children from asthma, a major review has found. Researchers combined data from 117 scientific papers over 30 years, involving some 250,000 babies to sweep away conflicting claims about the link. They found that regular breastfeeding cuts the risk of asthma by 37 per […]

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 […]