Monthly Archives: November 2014

Eosinophilic Oesophagitis by Janet Walker

Originally posted on Tummy Wars:
Tell us a bit about yourself….. Hi, my name is Janet.  I have 4 children, 2 boys and 2 girls and I am married to Andy.  Three of my kids are grown up now and…

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FPIES by Louise Littler

Originally posted on Tummy Wars:
Tell us a bit about yourself…. I am a qualified veterinary surgeon, charity founder and stay at home mum. I live with my husband Mark and my two children on a dairy farm in the…

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Fructose Malabsorption by Charlie Arnold

Originally posted on Tummy Wars:
Tell us about yourself…. My name is Charlie Arnold, I am a 48 year old single mum to Megan who is nearly 12 years old.  We live in Sussex in the UK.  I qualified as…

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Are Acid Meds Behind The Rise In Allergy?

Have previously discussed in my online groups for those with allergic chuldren trying for a second child to avoid antacids to reduce the chances of allergy. Also, “Anti-acid medication as a risk factor for food allergy, 2010” http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1398-9995.2010.02511.x/full Purehealth Clinic … Continue reading

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October – Articles of Interest

Round-up of last months interesting articles and abstracts including a couple of good e-books. Abstracts Only The Manual of a Sleeping Baby, Joellen Ferrick, E-Book http://books.google.co.uk/books?hl=en&lr=lang_en&id=YkrXBAAAQBAJ&oi=fnd&dq=%22food+allergy%22+2014&ots=PKMeRdIOh7&sig=ZKwavliMzrqggpwIQ05XaXmVCgo Do We Need Worms to Promote Immune Health? Clinical Reviews in Allergy and Immunology, October … Continue reading

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Emergency Epinephrine Used 38 Times in Chicago Public Schools

Before the start of the 2012-2013 school year, epinephrine auto-injectors (EAIs) were distributed to all schools in the Chicago Public School (CPS) system, the third largest school district in the U.S. Data on the use of these unassigned auto-injectors was…

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