LONDON - Children with severe peanut allergies given small daily doses of peanut flour were able to build tolerance to the nuts, according to a study that suggests it is possible to treat the potentially deadly condition.
NEW HAMPSHIRE – Eating at home can save you some cash, but beware the calorie cost. Though restaurants often take the blame for portion distortion — the trend of serving up ever larger helpings — cookbook recipes have done some Supersizing of their own, a study published this week in the Annals of Internal Medicine found.
The plain white boxes with dull grey lettering that line pharmacy shelves are supposed to contain medicine to improve people's well being. But worldwide concern over the legitimacy of pharmaceuticals has increased markedly in the last three years.
NEW YORK – Among seniors, an increase in the ratio of their arm span to their height - indicating a probable loss of height - is strongly associated with shortness of breath and reduced lung capacity, according to a new study.