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Kids’ food allergies cost the US approximately $25 billion a year, the Los Angeles Times reports. The finding is based on a study in JAMA Pediatrics that used a cross sectional survey of 1,643 caregivers of children with food allergies. According to the findings, about $4.3 billion are spent on...
The Huffington Post reports on a study in Evolution, Medicine and Public Health that has shown a connection between the hygiene of a country and the likelihood of the development of Alzheimer’s in individuals of that country. The study used “age-standardized data” and found that better...
The Los Angeles Times reports on a study in JAMA that has shown that the rotavirus vaccine given to infants may actually decrease incidence of gastroenteritis in children and adults as well. Researchers analyzed rotavirus-coded and cause-unspecified gastroenteritis discharged from 2000 to 2010. They then...