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Early Exposure to Dogs Lowers Asthma Risk in Children

Frankie1Is it safe to have dogs around newborn babies?

Research found that a reduced risk for childhood asthma at the age of six was associated with exposure to dogs or farm animals during a child’s first year of life.

Childhood asthma is a global health concern. A number of environmental factors have been associated with either increased or decreased risk of asthma. Continue reading

 

Is Fasting Safe and Efficient?

n-DRGALLAND-large (5)Dr. Leo Galland, world leader in integrated medicine and creator of PillAdvised, stopped by Mondays with Marlo to discuss important topics trending today in health, including fasting.

Dr. Galland says that if you are going to fast for one day a week, it may be okay, but suggests shying away from prolonged fasting or else there may be adverse health effects.

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Vitamin E Helps Protect Lungs from Air Pollution

traffic_副本Concerned about air pollution?  Latest study reveals that some vitamins may play a role in helping to protect the lungs from air pollution.

A new study from King’s College London and the University of Nottingham has found an association between the amount of vitamin E Continue reading

 

Air Pollution Bad for Kids’ Brains

trafficA small imaging study suggests prenatal exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), the toxic air pollution caused in part by vehicle emissions, coal burning and smoking, may be bad for children’s brains and may contribute to slower processing speeds and behavioral problems, including attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder (ADHD) symptoms, according to an article published online by JAMA Psychiatry. Continue reading