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New Study Shows 5% Of People In U.S. Allergic To Insect Stings

For most people, bees and wasps are just a nuisance. But for more than a million Americans, stings from those insects can be deadly.

08/09/2013

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Whole Foods Reverses Chicken, Vegan Salads In Stores

Whole Foods Market Inc. said Thursday that labels on a chicken salad and those on a vegan version of the salad were reversed at some of its cold food bars in the Northeast.

05/09/2013

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Doctors Seeing More Adults Developing Allergies

We’ve all heard about kids developing allergies – but adults? Doctors are seeing it more and more: adults who were never allergic to anything suddenly developing them.

02/22/2012

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Migraines, Joint Pain, Hives Linked To Food Preservative

Experts say sulfites, most commonly used in wine, are now being used as preservatives in more food products from soup to nuts to help extend their shelf life. This increased use of sulfites is causing concern because many people may not even know they’re allergic to them.

08/10/2011

Sulfites In Foods

Experts say sulfites, most commonly used in wine, are now being used as preservatives in more food products from soup to nuts to help extend their shelf life. This increased use of sulfites is causing concern because many people may not even know they’re allergic to them.

08/10/2011