Tag: "allergies" at medical news
Food allergy rise attributed to Celebrities
... that the number of people claiming to suffer food allergies
is being swollen by celebrity interviews and gossi...ntolerance (celebrity :- Rachel Hunter). “Food allergies
and intolerances can be serious for individuals who are affected. Whilst it’s encouraging that aware...
Syrupy Medicines Increase the Risk of Tooth Decay
...lly available as over the counter preparations for allergies
and flu or even cough. “It’s important to talk with your dentist about any medications that your child is on and see what he or she recommends to combat the problems those medications might cause,” said AGD spokesperson Paul Bussman, DMD, FAGD. But t...
Look For Food Allergens On The Product Label.
...his law will be effective from January 1st as food allergies
are one of the major causes of death in US. The li... of ingredients accounted to about 90% of the food allergies
in US. The 2004 Food Allergen Labeling and Consumer Protection Act said that manufacturers did not...
Stent’s Benefits Outweigh Disadvantage
...stents, which should ideally between 5% to 8%. The allergies
were chiefly like difficulty experienced while breathing, rashes, itching, hives, and joint pain. Very few stent problems get reported. Sources from Cordis Corp which manufactures Cypher stent do not fully agree with the findings of the study, as t...
Decoding the Fungi Genome Will Save Millions of Lives.
...s and diagnostic tests, and understand and prevent allergies
and diseases like pneumonia and sinusitis, cannot be overestimated. The information revealed will also develop our understanding of the biology of composting and mycotoxin production, and provide benefits for many other areas of science and medicine,...
Protein Secreted By Worm Eggs Holds Key To Anti-inflammatory Therapy
...t of the worm can be used to treat such disease as allergies
and inflammatory bowel disease. This study highlights the potential for using pathogen-derived immune modulating molecules as novel therapeutics for inflammatory diseases such as lung diseases and psoriasis....
Oral Edible vaccine for Allergy Vaccines
... allergy diseases such as hay fever, cat and venom allergies
requires continuous monitoring after antibody therapy as the patients may develop adverse immune reactions. Researchers jointly from University of Tokyo and Shimane University team of Japan developed the new edible vaccines. The results of the new ...
Need For Awareness Of Allergenic Foods
...e management of the apparently rising tide of food allergies
Is your house safe enough to protect against asthma attacks?
...in adults, regardless of whether an individual has allergies
or not. This suggests that exposure to endotoxin increases asthma risk even in non-allergic individuals “said Peter S. Thorne, a senior researcher involved in the study. Since the mid 1960s, it has been known that house dust contains endotoxin, but ...
The Effects Of Alternative Medicine Questioned
...nly for conditions such as back pain, but also for allergies
and other respiratory ills, anxiety, rheumatoid ar...treatments for all of the above conditions except allergies
and respiratory ailments. However it was seen that some well-known, heavily promoted herbal treatmen...
Umbilical Cord Blood Could Predict Childhood Allergies
... a more important factor associated with childhood allergies
and asthma than environmental exposure , or non-ex...2, 4 and 10 to determine if they had developed any allergies
or asthma. Results show by age 4, one-fifth of the children became sensitized to allergens, and by ...
Musical Instruments Pleasing To The Ear But Rough On The Skin
...instruments.Some common allergic reactions include allergies
to rosin -- which is used to wax the bows of stringed instruments -- and to the cane reeds used in clarinets and saxophones. The researchers also found that flautists, and brass and string players with an allergy to nickel suffer from dermatitis of t...
Chronic Sinusitis May Be Related To Nasal Mucus
... of the head. Chronic sinus infection is caused by allergies
or infection by bacteria that can cause cold like symptoms and symptoms of upper respiratory tract infection. However the permanent damage of such an infection will be the damage or destructions of the tissue of the sinus....
Red Color Causes The Allergic Reaction To Strawberries
...nditions," Alm said. The overwhelming majority of allergies
are caused by milk, eggs, nuts, fish, shellfish, soya and wheat. Groundnut allergies
are regarded as the most serious. Source: IANS Medindia on Strawberry allergy: Further Informa...
Healthy Feeding Guidelines for Children Ages 0 to 24 Months Issued
...lls on how to feed. It also has guidelines on food allergies
and sensitivities. Nancy Butte, professor of pediatrics at Baylor and CNRC said, “We felt that there was a lot of information out there for when a child is first born, but there was really no concrete guidance for parents feeding children aged 6 to 2...
Asthma linked to irregular menstruation
...e research said that younger women with asthma and allergies
are more likely to have irregular periods than older women. The authors suggest three possible reasons for such association. Firstly, asthma medication may cause disturbances in the menstrual cycle. Secondly, irregular menstruation and its treatment ...
New Treatment For People Allergic To Cats
...lergies, but may be modified to treat a variety of allergies
caused by various environment agents....
Skin Allergies Found To Increase The Risk Of Leukemia
People who suffer from certain skin allergies
are more likely to develop blood-related cancers w...findings of the study researchers believe the skin allergies
might lead to cancer because they stimulate the immune system to increase the number of white blood ...
Strong link between Skin Allergies and Cancer !!
...es and cancer. People who suffer from certain skin allergies
may actually be more prone //to blood related cane...esult made the investigators believe that the skin allergies
may also lead to cancer as they stimulate the immune system to increase the number of white blood ce...
Asthma Patients With Sinusitis More Difficult To Treat
...the incidence of post-nasal drip and environmental allergies
was similar between the two groups....
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