DR ELLIE CANNON: Asthma makes me wheezy… so how can I get fit?
21
September

DR ELLIE CANNON: Asthma makes me wheezy… so how can I get fit?

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , /

Exercise, as we know, is hugely beneficial for easing symptoms of a number of common health problems, asthma included Asthma symptoms, such as wheezing, coughing and struggling to breathe, often improve when patients have lost some weight through exercise But getting the heart racing can also worsen breathlessness, usually temporarily. So, it’s a catch-22 situation […]





AAA-Choo! It Must Be Spring Allergy Season
11
September

AAA-Choo! It Must Be Spring Allergy Season

By Adem Lewis / in , , , /

have you been sneezing well if not there’s a good chance you will be very soon allergy season is upon us and this year it’s off to a pretty strong start LAX 18s Claire cops key shows us why in about two days I’m gonna be sneezing my head off sneezing itching blowing a runny […]


How Millions of Microscopic Fibers Are Ending Up in Our Bodies | The Swim
10
September

How Millions of Microscopic Fibers Are Ending Up in Our Bodies | The Swim

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

You may not be wearing an insulated wetsuit like Pacific swimmer Ben Lecomte, but part of the outfit you’re wearing right now is going to come in contact with the ocean eventually. The new invisible threat that they’re discovering is that microfiber from all our clothes ends up in the ocean, and now they’re finding […]


😷 Immunodeficiency | Diagnosis Discussion ⚕🗣

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

(upbeat, optimistic music) – Hi y’all. I’m Jacquie from Chronically Jacquie and this is another video in my Diagnosis Discussion Series. Due to my genetic mutations, I have several chronic illnesses. And in this video, I’m going to further discuss my immunodeficiency diagnosis. But, before I continue, please keep in mind that, everybody’s journey with […]


High Cholesterol Foods List – 10 High Cholesterol Foods You Must Avoid
09
September

High Cholesterol Foods List – 10 High Cholesterol Foods You Must Avoid

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Whole-Fat Dairy Products Go easy on milk products that have more than 1% milk fat, for instance cheeses (most of them), cream and nondairy coffee creamers. Fat-free milk, toned milk and non-fat dairy products are any day better than whole-fat dairy. Egg Yolks Eggs are a high protein food with lots of health benefits. However […]


Why Are Peanut Allergies Becoming So Common?
02
September

Why Are Peanut Allergies Becoming So Common?

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Is it just me or are more people allergic to peanuts now than ever before? What’s going on? Why are we allergic to these little things? Peanuts are delicious. They’re free on airplanes, and though I’m not a huge fan of peanut butter unless it’s on a granny smith apple — it’s a very popular […]


Hypersensitivity reactions| type 1, type 2, type 3 and type 4 hypersensitivity
01
September

Hypersensitivity reactions| type 1, type 2, type 3 and type 4 hypersensitivity

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Immediate (type 1) hypersensitivity: Th2-mediated diseases These disorders are characterized by abnormally strong Th2 responses against environmental antigens that are essentially ignored by the ~75-80% of the population that does not suffer from allergies. All the clinical and pathologic manifestations of allergy are the result of cytokines produced by Th2 cells (Fig. 2). IL-4 stimulates […]