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Asthma
Asthma
Asthma Asthma, even in ancient Egyptian times there was evidence of asthma. The Georg Ebers Papyrus - found in Egypt in the 1870s but written as early as 1550 BC, is one of the oldest known medical works. Written in hieroglyphics there are over 700 remedies for asthma. One such remedy was to breath in fumes of a heated mixture of herbs. (Encyclopedia Britannica, 2009) The American Heritage College Dictionary 4th edition define asthma as ?a chronic respiratory disease, often caused by allergies,
Soy & Milk Allergy
Soy & Milk Allergy
Soy allergy affects approximately 1% of people in the US mainly infants. Soy, also called soya is one of the top eight most common foods that triggers allergies in children. Soy allergy often begins with the introduction of soy-based formula for infants which is mainly due to a switch from cow?s milk-based formula. This reaction may occur after 1 to 2 weeks of starting the formula. Although, most children outgrow this allergy by age 3, some persist and it is becoming more common in adults. The s