Category Archives: Allergies

Is Your Health Suffering Because of MSG?

Is Your Health Suffering Because of MSG?

MSG, also known as monosodium glutamate, has many harmful effects on your body.  It may be possible that you are sensitive to this processed additive and are unaware that the problems you are having may be linked to this additive.  You find it a lot in Chinese food, but also in many processed foods.  SinceContinue Reading

Your Diet and Asthma

Your Diet and Asthma

I do not have asthma and am very thankful for that.  However, I do know people who do and I know it can be a difficult thing to live with and manage.  We know about a lot of different foods that cause allergies and asthma but did you know that food coloring, specifically  FD&C yellowContinue Reading

Is Aspartame (Nutrasweet) Harming Your Health?

Is Aspartame (Nutrasweet) Harming Your Health?

Years ago when Aspartame (Nutrasweet) first came out I noticed that I would get terrible headaches after drinking a diet cola containing this product.  At the same time, my cousin was starting to blackout and become disoriented after she would drink these diet colas.  Her doctor told her aspartame affected the neurological system.  We bothContinue Reading

Australian study links breast feeding to nut allergies – but not everyone agrees

Australian study links breast feeding to nut allergies – but not everyone agrees

As a mother, I made the commitment to breast feed our daughter as recommended by my doctor for one year.  The research and benefits at the time were overwhelming.  Long before infant formula was available, children survived and thrived on breast milk.  This study raised an eyebrow with me – is it really accurate.  MyContinue Reading