Tag: Quercetin

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Solving the Ever-Growing Problem of Intolerances and Allergies

April 5, 2018

Allergies are considered one of the fastest growing chronic diseases in Australia where it is estimated more than 20% of the population suffers from food intolerance or allergy. By 2050 it is expected that this will rise a further 70% affecting around 7.7 Australians. Symptoms can range from typical hay fever symptoms of excessive mucous production, sneezing, runny nose, itchy nose & throat & watery eyes, to digestive disorders, to eczema and asthma. Regardless of the cause, be ....

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Nip Hayfever in the Gut

July 12, 2017

Hay fever and allergy symptoms are a typical response to harmless substances such as pollens from trees, grasses and weeds that makes the immune system believe it is a harmful invader. The allergens trigger production of the antibody immunoglobulin E (IgE). This immune reaction stimulates release of histamine, causing inflammation and swelling of the nasal passages along with excessive mucus production and other symptoms such as sneezing, itching nose and throat, watery eyes and a clear, runny n....

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