Articles On Allergies
August 27, 2014
"... children today are being exposed to fewer bacteria than they were in the past, and they are suffering more allergies..."
June 27, 2014
"Food can't cure arthritis, but it can make the disease less painful - or worse. Learn how to create a diet for arthritis..."
March 1, 2014
"A link is recognized between psoriatic arthritis and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Environmental factors seem to induce inflammatory disease in individuals with underlying genetic susceptibility."
November 14, 2013
MedicalNewsToday.com by Catharine Paddock PhD
"This new study is the first to suggest an alternative explanation - a molecular mechanism by which butyrate influences the production of cells that calm down the effect of other cells - by reducing inflammation response."
November 8, 2013
Researchers have linked a species of intestinal bacteria known as Prevotella copri to the onset of rheumatoid arthritis, the first demonstration in humans that the chronic inflammatory joint disease may be mediated in part by specific intestinal bacteria.
October 29, 2013
"...in one study, Mayo researchers discovered that patients whose rheumatoid arthritis is more severe are likelier to have heart problems."
June 21, 2013
"...colleagues set out to investigate whether there is an association between alcohol consumption and arthritis in general, and with RA in particular."
March 26, 2013
"...some variants in our genes that could put a person at risk for inflammatory diseases such as multiple sclerosis, Crohn's disease or rheumatoid arthritis, have been the target of natural selection over the course of human history..."
February 23, 2013
NewYorkTimes.com by Moises Velasquez-Manoff
"...we have neglected the teeming ecosystem of microbes in the gut — bacteria that may determine whether the immune system treats gluten as food or as a deadly invader..."
February 9, 2013
"No clear evidence exists to support the idea that celiac disease is increasing in prevalence because farmers are growing strains of wheat that contain more gluten."