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Early introduction of peanuts in babies to reduce allergy risk – EurekAlert

Podcast post-embargo link: https://soundcloud.com/cmajpodcasts/181613-five Worried about peanut allergies in children? A practice article in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) outlines five things to know about early introduction of peanuts in infants to reduce the risk of peanut allergy. Infants who are fed peanut protein regularly have a lower risk of peanut allergy. To prevent peanut… Read More »

Heart attack: Single injection may drastically reduce risk of life-threatening condition

Heart attacks can occur as a result of coronary heart disease. This condition develops when the arteries become narrowed, due to poor lifestyle choices such as a high fat diet and smoking, leading to less blood and oxygen entering the heart muscle. Coronary artery heart disease is the second most common cause of death in… Read More »

Scientists claim swallowing semen could reduce chance of recurrent miscarriage

Women who regularly perform oral sex on their partner may be less likely to suffer from miscarriages, according to new research. A study by scientists at Leiden University Medical Centre claims that swallowing semen is good for a woman’s immune system which could help to protect a foetus during pregnancy. The researchers looked into the… Read More »