40 percent of parents give young kids cough/cold medicine that they shouldn’t
12
October

40 percent of parents give young kids cough/cold medicine that they shouldn’t

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[ Music ]>>Dr. Matt Davis: Hi. I’m Matt Davis. I’m a pediatrician at the C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital at the University of Michigan. I’m also the Director of the Poll on Children’s Health. We’re here today to talk about the problem of giving cough and cold medicines to young children. When grown ups have cough […]


Infant Allergies | Baby Care Basics | Parents
12
October

Infant Allergies | Baby Care Basics | Parents

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

Well, seasonal allergies- the things like pollen and grass, won’t kick in for a year or two. Other types of environmental allergies can show up in babies as young as six months old. Here are three clues that your baby may be allergic: Constant sneezing and sniffling. He has no fever, you’ve been wiping his […]


Meet The Boy Allergic To Food
09
October

Meet The Boy Allergic To Food

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Today we’re gonna meet the boy who’s allergic to food. It sounds crazy. How can you be allergic to something That’s so vital for everyday life? This boy has a very rare disorder that makes it so he can’t actually eat food This is part of our “Meet the person” series we had meet the […]


Miele C3 PowerLine Allergy Vacuum Cleaner | Mumsnet Reviews
07
October

Miele C3 PowerLine Allergy Vacuum Cleaner | Mumsnet Reviews

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

Hayden! The vacuum has arrived, come and help mummy open the box What’s in there Sadie? Ben here is using his Miele Complete C3 Total Solution Allergy PowerLine Vacuum Cleaner I’m particularly looking forward to testing out the vacuum cleaner with regards picking pet hair She’s got an allergy to dust mites, which gives her […]


How Food Allergies Are Tested

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Allergies can be tough. I know. I’ve got two children with multiple food allergies, environmental allergies, as well as asthma, eczema, and allergic rhinitis. And I bet if you’re watching this, you’ve probably got similar concerns with your kids too. This is one of a series of videos Mumsnet are making about allergies. So to […]


Allergic To Food: Boy Hasn’t Eaten In Two Years Due To Rare Disorder

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00:00 ALEX: I just was basically starving myself to death because food made me hurt and feel so sick. 00:11 COMM: Nineteen-year-old Alex Visker is allergic to the proteins in foods. Just tasting a mouthful can cause extreme nausea, crippling stomach pain, or worse. 00:22 ALEX: On a day to day basis I can’t eat […]


A revolutionary treatment for allergies to peanuts and other foods
02
October

A revolutionary treatment for allergies to peanuts and other foods

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

Having a food allergy can make for a cautious existence — carefully reading food labels, being constantly aware of your surroundings and carrying an Epi-pen can all take their toll on a family’s well-being. And the problem isn’t getting any better — the rate of food allergies has been rising rapidly, with peanuts being a […]


ALLERGIES😱

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– It is so hot. (upbeat music) (babbles) (imitates baby noises) – [Jeremy] Do you wanna wear the backpack? Of course you do. ♪ I have often dreamed of a far-off place ♪ – Nae Nae has fallen in love with backpacks. ♪ Where the crowds would cheer ♪ ♪ When they see my face […]


Easyjet staff denied asthmatic girl entry onto flight, family claims
10
September

Easyjet staff denied asthmatic girl entry onto flight, family claims

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Easyjet staff denied asthmatic girl entry onto flight, family claims One angry father claims that his 10 year old daughter, who has a rare form of severe asthma, was recently denied entry onto and forced to lie on the floor of Londons Gatwick Airport as she waited to receive medical attention, after arriving just a […]


Using an Inhaler with a Spacer Mask
09
September

Using an Inhaler with a Spacer Mask

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inhalers with spacers using a mask an inhaler is the most common way to take asthma medicine in order to get the medicine all the way to the lungs you need to use a spacer if you don’t use a spacer only about one third of the medicine gets to the lungs the rest just […]