Pinterest

Explore these ideas and more!

Peanut Allergies: Infographic by Victor Minetola, via Behance

Peanut Allergies: Infographic by Victor Minetola, via Behance

what color is the allergy awareness ribbon | shirt, FOOD ALLERGY, ANAPHYLAXIS Awareness, I Wear The Ribbon ...

1 T-Shirt - Up for consideration Please include this information at the time of check out Be sure to See sizing chart below Your purch

How Peanut Allergies Prompted Societal Change

A Princeton researcher charts the process of peanuts in American society over the course of the last two decades.

Do you or someone in your family have allergies?  Check out this chart to learn what could be causing the problem. #health

The Plants That Will Make Allergy Sufferers Miserable, All In One Chart

The linked ScienceNews article reports that air pollution may contribute to allergies and asthma: "The airborne culprits are polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, or PAHs, the products of incomplete burning of fuel in diesel engines, furnaces, wood fires, wildfires and even barbeque grills."

Tracing pollution links to asthma, allergy

The linked ScienceNews article reports that air pollution may contribute to allergies and asthma: "The airborne culprits are polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, or PAHs, the products of incomplete burning of fuel in diesel engines, furnaces, wood fires, wildfires and even barbeque grills."

This links to a study about the role of #epigenetics in the development of peanut allergy. http://www.nature.com/ncomms/2015/150224/ncomms7304/full/ncomms7304.html #peanutallergy

Genome-wide association study identifies peanut allergy-specific loci and evidence of epigenetic mediation in US children

Report Reveals Fragrance Allergies On the Rise | Seventh Generation

Report Reveals Fragrance Allergies On the Rise

Report Reveals Fragrance Allergies On the Rise | Seventh Generation

In the Des Moines Register, Lee Rood reported: "About half the population has some allergy to mold. Even so, Iowa Department of Public Health officials tell me there is no state law aimed at protecting tenants from exposure. Most, if any, protection for tenants comes from local ordinances in the few cities that have them." http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/20130825/NEWS03/308250069/Reader-s-Watchdog-Where-protections-against-mold-irked-tenant-asks?

In the Des Moines Register, Lee Rood reported: "About half the population has some allergy to mold. Even so, Iowa Department of Public Health officials tell me there is no state law aimed at protecting tenants from exposure. Most, if any, protection for tenants comes from local ordinances in the few cities that have them." http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/20130825/NEWS03/308250069/Reader-s-Watchdog-Where-protections-against-mold-irked-tenant-asks?

Check out the Environmental Health News article: “Exposure to widespread #diabetes drug feminizes male fish.” http://www.environmentalhealthnews.org/ehs/news/2015/apr/diabetes-fish-endocrine-disruption-hormones-metformin #Metformin #pharmaceuticalpollution

Check out the Environmental Health News article: “Exposure to widespread diabetes drug feminizes male fish.

As the rates of people developing food allergies, sensitivities, and intolerances rapidly soar; a growing number are having a more challenging time answering the question "What to Eat?" This social media story at Storify, told in tweets from a variety of perspectives, helps illustrate the human experiences that underlie the statistics.

As the rates of people developing food allergies, sensitivities, and intolerances rapidly soar; a growing number are having a more challenging time answering the question "What to Eat?" This social media story at Storify, told in tweets from a variety of perspectives, helps illustrate the human experiences that underlie the statistics.

The New York Times reports: "In Bullies’ Hands, Nuts or Milk May Be a Weapon." http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/06/17/in-bullies-hands-nuts-or-milk-may-be-a-weapon/ #allergies #bullies

In Bullies' Hands, Nuts or Milk May Be a Weapon

The linked eczema study in the European Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology found that exposure to cell phone radiation "significantly increased allergen-specific IgE production.

You have probably heard about how climate change is expected to extend and worsen allergy seasons, but have you heard about how lots of Americans are already—this year—getting hit with spring allergens in the month of January! Check out these January 2014 articles: http://environmentalillnessnetwork.tumblr.com/post/74067452921/allergies-winter-2014

You have probably heard about how climate change is expected to extend and worsen allergy seasons, but have you heard about how lots of Americans are already–this year–getting hit with spring.

What a great big sister! A Rhode Island teen helped get a food allergy awareness law passed in Rhode Island to help her younger sister.

Teen Gets Food Allergy Bill Passed for Younger Sister

A Rhode Island teenager pushed for a food allergy law so that her sister could eat at restaurants without having life-threatening allergic reaction.

Exposure to phthalates in house dust and associated allergies in children aged 6–12years - Environment International

Exposure to phthalates in house dust and associated allergies in children aged - Environment International

Growing up on a farm linked to lower allergy risk and stronger lungs in adulthood - Medical News Today

than either rural or urban childhoods, shows 14 country study.Living on a farm in early childhood is linked to a lower risk of allergies as an adult, and stronger lungs in women.