Monoculture Linked to Hay Fever and Allergies

Not so long ago a family farm produced a myriad of crops the family and children ate. Today’s farms are a different animal altogether, and monoculture food production is not only hard on the land and soil, but is causing allergies and hay fever.

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Fecal Transplants Transfer Viruses, Cause Fevers

Fecal transplants are gaining attention by doctors and those with intestinal issues. But along with probiotic microbes other things are also transplanted with fecal transplants. Learn the latest about the side effects of transferring poop from one person to another.

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Allergies and the Hygiene Hypothesis

The hygiene hypothesis says that allergies are linked to being too clean. Is this really true? Here’s a look at some of the scientific evidence for allergies and hygiene.

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Gotu Kola: A Dozen Proven Medical Benefits

Gotu kola is an ancient plant medicine used for thousands of years for a number of disorders. Now we find clear scientific evidence for at least a dozen medical benefits of Centella asiatica.

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Antioxidants Reduce Allergies in Kids

Research confirms that antioxidants intake among kids directly relates to their risk of having allergies. Learn more about the connection between allergies and antioxidants.