Daily Archives: January 11, 2014

How dogs may protect kids against allergies and asthma

The Wall Street Journal reports that research published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences suggests that having dogs as pets may help protect children against asthma and allergies. The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases funded the research.

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FDA questions antibacterial soaps

News of FDA questioning the safety of antibacterial soaps highlights what I’ve told you in the past: antibacterial soaps are likely no better than regular soaps and may even be associated with adverse health effects. Now, Federal regulators are asking … Continue reading

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