This study by Professor Liz Scott and colleagues from Simmons Colllege Boston USA is published ahead of print in Am J Infect Control. 2015 Jul 1. pii: S0196-6553(15)00530-1. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2015.05.007.
In response to the release of the sense about science publication “Making Sense of Allergies”, the “Conversation”, a global communications organisation for scientists and others has published a feature which examines 4 often repeated myths about the so-called hygiene hypothesis and the relationsh
Allergies are on the rise across the developed world; hay fever and eczema have trebled in the last 30 years.
Although pet ownership can have health, emotional and social benefits, pets can also serve as a source of infections.