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Why Black Seed is the Herbal Support You’ve Been Looking For

Why Black Seed is the Herbal Support You’ve Been Looking For

Photo by A Fox on Unsplash Native to Southern Europe, North Africa and Southwest Asia, Nigella sativa, or Black seed, has been used as a medicinal plant throughout the world, including the Middle East and South Europe. The seeds of N. sativa and their oil 

New Study: Omega-3s Protect Kids from Asthma

New Study: Omega-3s Protect Kids from Asthma

A new study says the risk of persistent wheeze or asthma was about 7% lower in children of mothers who received fish oil supplements during the third trimester. Here is what you need to know about the study and fish oils -The oils from fatty 

Could Children with Allergies Have An Increased Risk of Heart Disease?

Could Children with Allergies Have An Increased Risk of Heart Disease?

According to the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI), 8.3 million American children have respiratory allergies, 9.5 American children have skin allergies and nearly 6 million children in the U.S. have food allergies. Though the organization reports that early identification of childhood allergies 

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Asthma Attacks

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Asthma Attacks

Do you suffer from frequent asthma attacks? According to a recent study, low levels of vitamin D may factor into this common condition. Israeli researchers studied the level of the “sunshine vitamin” in blood samples from 308,000 people. The results showed that a deficiency in