Dietary Sources of Alkylphenol Endocrine Disruptors
11
November

Dietary Sources of Alkylphenol Endocrine Disruptors

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Industry Response to Plants Not Pills
21
October

Industry Response to Plants Not Pills

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My child has a Skin Prick Test to check for allergies
13
October

My child has a Skin Prick Test to check for allergies

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Hi Sophie, I’m Kirsty, thanks for coming today to show us what happens when we have a Skin Prick Test. Why would anyone need this test? Doctors and nurses can ask for this test if people have asthma or eczema or problems with their ears or their nose or they have problems with food. And […]


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

A revolutionary treatment for allergies to peanuts and other foods

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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 […]


Health & Nutrition : How to Live With an Allergy to Soy
01
October

Health & Nutrition : How to Live With an Allergy to Soy

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My name is Christine Marquette and I am a registered dietitian with the Austin Regional Clinic and I’m going to talk to you about how to live with an allergy to soy. Soy has actually become quite a bit more popular in the United States in the last several years so it is starting to […]


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

How to Determine If Your Child Has Food Allergies – Video

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Daddy Clay: Recent studies show a dramatic increase in food allergies in children. What parents need to know today in The Lab. Daddy Brad: Daddy Clay, did you know that Oexo-Tek certification guarantees that textiles used in baby products are free of harmful chemicals and pesticides? It’s true. Did you also know that BabyBjorn is […]


Preventing Asthma With Fruits and Vegetables
02
September

Preventing Asthma With Fruits and Vegetables

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

asthma is the most common chronic disease in children and the prevalence is increasing around the world despite this most research dollars are spent on adult chronic diseases one might ask whether this is because our politicians and senior administrators feel themselves to be more likely to suffer from the latter and ignore allergic diseases […]


Students with food allergies often not prepared
25
August

Students with food allergies often not prepared

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

(tribal drum beat) – [Narrator] Food allergies affect around 12 million Americans. And their reactions can be dangerous, and even life-threatening. How well are school children and college students managing their food allergies? The University of Michigan Health System has been studying that question. – The overall question that these studies were attempting to address […]


Food Allergies: Top 5 Facts You Should Know
25
August

Food Allergies: Top 5 Facts You Should Know

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

the major difference I would say between a food allergy and food intolerance is a food intolerance is going to be a little bit milder in nature so maybe some GI discomfort maybe constipation diarrhea whereas a food allergy can be much more intense you know up to anaphylactic shock so it could be respiratory […]