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Sugar-rich diet feeds the rise of new superbug

Stock Image: PA Sugar-rich diet feeds the rise of new superbug Independent.ie The West’s sugar-rich diet is supporting the emergence of a superbug which has evolved to thrive in hospitals, scientists have warned. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/health/sugarrich-diet-feeds-the-rise-of-new-superbug-38398564.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article38398427.ece/6c871/AUTOCROP/h342/PL16158081Overeating%20doubl.jpg Email The West’s sugar-rich diet is supporting the emergence of a superbug which has evolved to thrive in hospitals, scientists… Read More »

Pediatric Peanut Allergy Incidence and Prevalence on the Rise

Jay Lieberman, MD Approximately 1.25 million, or 2.2% of all children and adolescents in the United States have peanut allergy, according to new research released at the annual meeting of the American College of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology in Seattle, Washington. That’s a steep increase from the roughly 1% total that characterized the decades leading… Read More »