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Types Of Allergies

ROCKET READER It’s estimated that 60 million Americans suffer from some type of allergy. That’s 1 out of 4. It’s the 5th highest chronic disease in America and the 3rd most common chronic disease in children. Many people suffer from more than one allergy type. Pollen from trees, grass and weeds are in the indoor/outdoor […]

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Does Food Make You Sick?

ROCKET READER Do you often suffer from strange symptoms after eating certain types of foods? Do you get itchy, break out in hives, swell up or actually vomit? You could be suffering from a common food allergy. It’s estimated that over 12 million Americans suffer from food allergies. Most allergic reactions are mild, but around […]

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Have We Become Too Clean?

ROCKET READER It seems the more advanced our society becomes and the cleaner we get, the more prevalent food and other allergies become. The occurrences of common allergies are much higher in more developed countries than in their lesser developed counter parts. And the numbers are increasing as industrialization spreads through out the world. According […]

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How To Tell If Baby Allergies Are Signs Of Intolerance

ROCKET READER Any allergy, from whatever media it might come from, begins with the same reaction. The body mistakenly assumes that an particle, whether it’s pollen, or in the case of food allergies, a food protein, as a harmful threat. The immune system then releases immunoglobin E, otherwise known as IgE into the bloodstream, triggering […]

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The Most Common Food Allergies

ROCKET READER * Milk * Being allergic to cow’s milk isn’t the same as being lactose intolerant. * Eggs * You can be allergic to either the whites of the yolk. This type of food allergy is more prevalent in children, but does affect some adults. * Peanut * Most people, adults and children with […]

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Buying Supercross Motorcycle Racing Equipment

ROCKET READER Are you looking to participate in supercross motorcycle racing? If you aren’t, what about your child? Regardless of who is interested in supercross motorcycle racing, there will come a time when you need to purchase equipment. Whether you or your child plans on racing at a local indoor supercross track, an outdoor motocross […]

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Flying Internationally With Kids

ROCKET READER Each year, a large number of American families make the decision to take a family vacation. Is your family planning on becoming one of those families? If so, do you know where you want to go? Although there is a good chance that you may want to stay in the United States, there […]

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After school activities and burnout

ROCKET READER For millions of parents around the world, the day does not end with the school bell. There are still pictures to be painted, songs to be sung and games to be played. This all adds up to keeping children happy, safe and out of trouble. But, parents have to steer away from going […]

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After school programs and discipline

ROCKET READER How important is discipline when it comes to after school programs? Since most of the activities are recreational, does a program have to adhere to strict rules? Discipline is just as important here as it is in activities that pertain to the school. The child is sent to a program because you want […]

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