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.
A new study from the US suggests that middle-aged men who are able to do 40 push-ups and more in one session have lower risk of cardiovascular disease than men who can do fewer than 10 push-ups. For a retrospective longitudinal study from 2000 to 2010, 1,104...
Recent research from Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, US, suggests that getting enough sleep at nights connected to the decreased risk of developing atherosclerosis, a condition in which plaque builds up on the inner walls of the arteries. For the study, a...
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
We know that moderate exercise strengthens our health and makes us more beautiful. But few know about the importance of doing sports as psychotherapy. And, nevertheless, physical loads can save from depressions, reduce anxiety, relieve from professional burnout,...read more