Friday, September 19, 2014

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Kathi  MacNaughton

Kathi MacNaughton, Health Pro

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Living with Asthma

Nasal Air Filters - New Hope for Natural Allergy Treatment?

There is a new product in development in Denmark called a nasal air filter, that may hold some promise for treating seasonal nasal allergies naturally. A small study published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology last May reported promising results for their product called Rhinix.   There are many effective nasal allergy... Read moreChevron
posted 09/19/2014, comments (0)|
Lene  Andersen

Lene Andersen, Health Guide

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Writer, Advocate, Photographer

Traveling with RA

Traveling can be an adventure, bringing you to new cities, new cultures, and new people. It expands your life, offers you the opportunity to widen your culinary horizons, and let’s not forget the masses of photos that can keep you company during rough times. Whether you’re traveling for pleasure or business, RA will come along and can... Read moreChevron
posted 09/17/2014, comments (0)|
James Thompson, MD

James Thompson, MD, Health Pro

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Board Certified Allergist and Asthma Specialist

Asthma Control: Unique Concerns in Older Women

I’ve recently discussed how asthma phenotypes define different subcategories of asthma. Did you know that asthma is more severe in women over 50 years of age compared to men of the same age? Interestingly, young females have milder asthma compared to young males, but adult females surpass their male counterparts in asthma severity.   A... Read moreChevron
posted 09/03/2014, comments (0)|
Maryee

Maryee, Health Guide

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I am in my mid-40s, have kids, work full-time, & manage our home.

Addictive Additives in Food

We have a tremendous obesity problem in our country today, with one in every three adults being either overweight or obese. It seems odd to me that no other generation in our lifetime faced this in such incredible numbers. There has to be something to this that has come about in recent decades. It makes me think that with the introduction of... Read moreChevron
posted 07/28/2014, comments (0)|
Ellen Schnakenberg

Ellen Schnakenberg, Health Guide

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Patient educator and advocate

Migraine and Headache Awareness Blog Challenge 22 - Watching Over Me

Migraine and my other comorbid conditions such as Sjogren’s syndrome, lupus, dystonia and spinal disease, make it difficult for me to do the normal day to day things most people take for granted. Today’s National Migraine and Headache Awareness Blog Challenge is personal to me because I do require so much help.   Today’s... Read moreChevron
posted 06/22/2014, comments (0)|

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