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Dr Miriam Stoppard: Your pills’ ‘inactive’ ingredients can trigger allergies

When I was running an ­allergy clinic, I often had reason to look at so-called inactive ingredients in ­tablets, capsules, creams and lotions. And even though these ingredients are called inactive, many of them aren’t. They can trigger allergies. Plus, in any given medicine, they can account for 90% of the contents. These “inactive” ingredients… Read More »

8 Most Common Food Allergies

A food allergy reaction occurs when your immune system overreacts to a food or a substance in a food, identifying it as a danger and triggering a protective response.  90 percent of all food allergies are related to one of these eight foods,  Common food Allergens: Milk: It is one of the most common food… Read More »