When breathing increases in response to any stimulus, it can create stress which can lead to negative physical reactions in susceptible people. Wearing a mask creates a slight reduction in airflow, which causes a compensatory response of over-breathing (hyperventilation). Hyperventilation is a well documented cause of many diverse symptoms in all humans. With people who... Continue Reading →
Saline Solutions often not worth their Salt…
Over the counter saline solutions may be making your allergies worse....
Allergy Meds increase Risk of Dementia
Do you take Anticholinergics regularly? You may be increasing your risk for developing Dementia, according to this study. What are anticholinergics? These are medications used to relieve asthma attacks and reduce spasm of smooth muscle tissue - like the muscles that make up your airways, digestive tract or urinary system. Asthmatics regularly use anticholinergics like... Continue Reading →
Colloidal Silver: hoping for a Silver Lining?
Colloidal Silver is used for treating everything in everyone. But is is actually dangerous?
Up In Smoke: How Barbecue Smoke can cause respiratory illness
South Africans love to Barbecue. We've even sealed this love with a National Holiday devoted to the practice, and celebrate the act of cooking food on an open fire as a cultural pastime that most of us share. And we are not alone. In almost every part of the world, there is something 'romantic' about... Continue Reading →
Uncontrolled Asthma during pregnancy linked to Autism and Cerebral Palsy Risks:
Gaining Asthma control leads to better birth outcomes for expectant moms. the catch is that more medicine increases risks for foetus. Could Buteyko be the answer to better asthma control?