I hadn’t intended to do anything over the Christmas period, but I have read some interesting articles and abstracts over the last couple of days and I thought I would share them with you.
BBC News – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25492620
Eating nuts is back in again, the current thinking cycles round ‘yes’ and ‘no’ and we are back on yes again.
Interesting article about ketogenic diets helping to reduce the number of epileptic episodes of a boy in Nottingham. This caught my eye as I have heard of a couple of children who have fits as an allergic response, so was keen to read more about diet restrictions improving his condition.
New Research Papers – Abstracts Only
Allergic disease is associated with epilepsy in childhood: a US population-based study.
The immunomodulatory effect of probiotics beyond atopy: an update.
Febrile and gynecological infections during pregnancy are associated with a greater risk of childhood eczema.
Antibiotic exposure in the first two years of life and development of asthma and other allergic diseases by 7.5 yr: A dose-dependent relationship.
A global survey of changing patterns of food allergy burden in children.
Atopic disorders and depression: Findings from a large, population-based study.
Thanks to ASD Research Initiative for sharing this months research articles, visit them for full abstract details of all the papers mentioned here.
- Peanut and tree nut consumption durin… [J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2012] – PubMed – NCBI (notbiganymore.com)
- Can we avoid having an allergic child? (itchswelloozewheeze.wordpress.com)