Apparently, a spoonful of sugar does help the medicine go down for all ages, especially if a needle is involved. Having that little bit of sugar can actually help boost the endorphins and putting a little bit of sugar water in a baby’s mouth prior to a vaccination can actually… Continue Reading How to manage your fear of needles

Allergy refers to abnormal reactions of the immune system to otherwise harmless substances. Normally, the immune system raises immune response to protect the body from foreign invaders, such as bacteria or viruses, but does not react to non-infectious environmental antigens. In people with allergies, however, the immune system also reacts… Continue Reading Allergy – Mechanism, Symptoms, Risk factors, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention, Animation

I felt the needle go in and I thought “great I’ve done it I’ve not fainted!” And then I fainted… The lady was very nice, she just literally took like two tiny things of blood. – I was quite kind of nervous about it. – It was okay really I… Continue Reading Scared of needles? Here’s how to stay calm during a blood test – Nuffield Health

Hi, Dr. McCarthy here and I want to welcome you to Migraines Success Secret number ten. Today we’re going to talk about gluten. Gluten is the protein that’s found in wheat, rye, barley and many oats are contaminated with gluten, now go over that more in a little bit. Gluten… Continue Reading Migraine Success Secrets #10 “Gluten”