Research to Inform the Prevention of Asthma in Health Care – Research Study
09
November

Research to Inform the Prevention of Asthma in Health Care – Research Study

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

My name is Paul Henneberger and I’m a senior scientist in the NIOSH Division of Respiratory Disease Studies. Cleaning and disinfecting are essential for infection control in healthcare. However, several years ago published reports suggested that liberal use of cleaning and disinfecting chemicals contributed to the onset of asthma in healthcare workers. To address this […]


Is Deodorant Really Bad For Your Health?
22
October

Is Deodorant Really Bad For Your Health?

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

Hey there. People have been talking about how you smell. Don’t worry! They say you smell great. You probably panicked there for a second didn’t you? All that time spent in front of the mirror trying to look and feel your best. Some times, there’s nothing worse than hearing your appearance isn’t up to par. […]


List Show – 7 Unexpected Allergies Are More Common Than You Think
21
October

List Show – 7 Unexpected Allergies Are More Common Than You Think

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

According to acaai.org more than 50 million Americans suffer from allergies each year. Allergies are the 6th leading cause of chronic illness in the U.S. with an annual cost in excess of $18 billion The most common allergies include pollen, dust mites and mold but there are a few unexpected allergies that are more common […]


Why Are So Many Kids Allergic to Peanuts? (The Truth About Peanut Allergies)

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

So you have a kid. You love your little bundle of joy: but then you remember. Oh my god, the world is a scary place. How can I protect my child?? [ScIQ Intro] Naturally, you avoid all danger like the Plague. You introduce new foods slowly. You buy only the freshest organic produce so your […]


A NASA study explains how to purify air with house plants

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

You’ve probably heard plants can improve your air quality. Just about every paper on the subject, [and I mean literally all of them,] are based on a 1989 NASA study and a follow up by the lead scientist. The scientists collected plants and put them in chambers, then pumped in harmful chemicals like these: After […]


COPD I Nucleus Health
17
September

COPD I Nucleus Health

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

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, is the gradual loss of your ability to breathe effectively. Normally, as you inhale, air moves freely through your trachea, or windpipe, then through large tubes called bronchi smaller tubes called bronchioles and finally into tiny sacs called alveoli. Small blood vessels called capillaries surround your alveoli. Oxygen from […]


How to reduce seasonal allergies
28
August

How to reduce seasonal allergies

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

Basically what happens is you’re exposed to the allergen and your body’s immune system detects that, and overeacts to that by releasing a multitude of chemicals, most profoundly, histamine, which is why certain drugs like anti-histamines tend to block that reaction. Those chemicals then trigger the release of fluids from the blood vessels and cause […]