Peanut Allergies
25
November

Peanut Allergies

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

The rate of peanut allergies among children in the United States has rapidly increased over the last decade. Children with peanut allergies account for roughly 2.5 percent of the pediatric population. Peanut allergies affect children at both the physiological and a social level. Allergic reactions to peanuts could be mild to life-threatening if not treated […]


Allergy – Mechanism, Symptoms, Risk factors, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention, Animation
19
November

Allergy – Mechanism, Symptoms, Risk factors, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention, Animation

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

Allergy refers to abnormal reactions of the immune system to otherwise harmless substances. Normally, the immune system raises immune response to protect the body from foreign invaders, such as bacteria or viruses, but does not react to non-infectious environmental antigens. In people with allergies, however, the immune system also reacts to these substances, producing allergic […]



New Guidelines May Reduce Nut Allergies
21
October

New Guidelines May Reduce Nut Allergies

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

I’m Taylor Ellis with today’s health news. Guidelines on when to introduce some infants to peanut-containing foods has changed, according to a study published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. These new guidelines, based off “the first and only large, randomized prevention trial for peanut allergies ,” say consuming peanut containing foods during […]


Food Allergies – A Mini Documentary by LiU iGEM
12
October

Food Allergies – A Mini Documentary by LiU iGEM

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

The immune system reacts in an unnecessary way when exposed to a food allergy We have our immune system to protect us against different harmful microorganisms such as bacteria or viruses so one important task for the immune system is to react at foreign objects at try to incapacitate it. But it’s also important to […]


SECOND OPINION | Food Allergies Myth or Medicine | BCBS
11
October

SECOND OPINION | Food Allergies Myth or Medicine | BCBS

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

Blue Cross Blue Shield is a proud sponsor of “Second Opinion” Life Fearless. Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches have long been a staple kids diet but nowadays seems that peanuts have become a nightmare in the school cafeteria. Allergies to peanuts must be on the rise. Is that myth or medicine? Food allergy to peanuts […]


What Do Allergies Do To Your Insides?
10
October

What Do Allergies Do To Your Insides?

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

Hey there and welcome to Life Noggin. When you picture allergies, you may imagine someone sneezing, coughing, and itching on a beautiful spring day. Or perhaps you think of someone accidentally eating peanuts or shellfish and going into anaphylactic shock. Whatever the case may be, allergies are a serious problem for many millions of people. […]


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 […]


A look at the new peanut allergy breakthrough
25
September

A look at the new peanut allergy breakthrough

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

PARTICIPATE SAYING THEY AIL YEN UNDOCUMENTED STUDENTS.>>A BRAND-NEW BREAKTHROUGH GUESSING HOPE TO MILLIONS OF AMERICANS WITH PEANUT ALLERGIES DOCTORS OPTIMISTIC ABOUT THE NEW STUDY BUT YOU THE COMES WITH A BIG WARNING, FOX NEWS MEDICAL A-TEAM DR. SEEINGL TO EXPLAIN THIS COULD BE A GAME-CHANGER YOU THAT HE HEARD DON’T TRY AT HOME DON’T TRY […]


How to Determine If Your Child Has Food Allergies – Video
12
September

How to Determine If Your Child Has Food Allergies – Video

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

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