A group of 200 scientists and medical professionals are calling on the FDA to tightly restrict the production and use of triclosan and triclocarban.
In a study, researchers found a link between high consumption of free sugars during pregnancy and an increased risk of allergies and asthma in children.
The FDA has only banned 2 medical devices in the agency’s history – prosthetic hair fibers back in 1983, and now powdered medical gloves.
Heavy rain combined with high levels of grass pollen resulted in a huge “thunderstorm asthma” outbreak in Melbourne, Australia, that killed 2 young women.
A U.N. expert says that junk food is a human rights issue, and that poor people often have to choose between affordable food and nutritious food.
Researchers say parents shouldn’t freak out if their child sucks his thumb or bites his nails; it might actually be helping them avoid developing allergies.
Hostess Brand, which produces the famous Twinkie snack cake, has recalled 710,000 cases of food products over possible presence of peanut residue.
New guidance recommends exposing at-risk infants to certain allergenic foods to prevent a future allergy. Check out this research.
Something in EOS’ Summer Fruit lip balms is making some people’s lips rash up, bleed and blister, resulting in a class action lawsuit against the company.
Need to know how to stop hay fever this Autumn? Here are 13 tips to help you cope with (and hopefully prevent) hay fever during ragweed season.
Food allergies like gluten intolerance affect more than 15 million Americans, and the cost for treating children’s food allergies will be $25 billion/year.
A new study shows that hospitals have been giving out less baby formula to signal to mothers the importance of breastfeeding for newborns.
Farmers who are using antibiotics to keep pests away from their crops are making children allergic to the fruits and vegetables they grow.
Staying hydrated is one of the most important ways to stay healthy. Here are 10 essential benefits of drinking (purified) water and staying hydrated.
From wheezing to various other respiratory issues, allergies complicate the lives of over 65 million people. Here are 9 natural solutions for allergies.
Researchers found children exposed to cockroach, cat, and mouse allergens in infancy were less likely to develop allergies and asthma. Gross.
Suffer from allergies? You probably would rather try a more natural solution over a medication. Here are some solutions for natural allergy relief.