Antibiotic Exposure within the First Year of Life Can Lead to Food Allergy
Antibiotic exposure within the first year of a child’s life is associated with the higher risk of food allergies later according to the new research of scientists from the University of South Carolina.
The team of researchers analysed administrative data from 2007 to 2009 from the College of Pharmacy, School of Medicine and Arnold School of Public Health. They identified 1,504 cases of kids with food allergies and 5,995 controls without allergies, adjusting for month and year of birth, sex, race, and ethnicity.
Having analyzed the data, the scientists have come to the conclusion that children, who experienced antibiotic exposure within the first year of life, were 1.21 times more likely to be diagnosed with food allergy compared to those who hadn’t received an antibiotic prescription.
More details here.
Recent research, presented at Digestive Disease Week 2019, finds that various types of physical activity including walking and strength exercises are connected to the reduced risk of dying from cirrhosis. For the study, the researchers prospectively followed 68,449...
A new study from the University of South Australia in Adelaide aimed to determine how much coffee would increase the risk of developing cardiovascular disease in people with and without the genetic variant. For the study, the researchers analyzed data from 347,077...
Many people are motivated for active sports in spring. However, before you buy a membership, you should check which exercises are useful to you and which ones should not be done in any way. Unfortunately, nowadays there are practically no people with an absolutely...read more
In childhood, many of us dreamed of learning to jump high. Now, after years, it became easier - Kangoo Jumps has appeared. This is one of the relatively new, but quickly gaining popularity types of fitness training. There are several advantages of jumpers. ...read more
It is time for us to find the solution how to deal with extra weight which is coming with Christmas and New Year’s celebrations because 2018 is almost over and 2019 is getting closer. The main aim is obviously staying in shape and today will find an effective way to...read more