Atopic Dermatitis Synonym: atopic eczema What is it? Atopic dermatitis is a chronic disease causing skin inflammation, leading to the development of lesions and pruritus. About 30% of the individuals with atopic dermatitis have asthma or allergic rhinitis, and 15% have urticaria fits. Some studies point out that 70% of the patients have a family… Continuar lendo ATOPIC DERMATITIS


Cholesterol and Fibers Fiber in the foods tend to reduce cholesterol absorption by the intestines and thus the blood cholesterol levels. Fibers can be soluble and insoluble. Fibers can found mainly in foods derived from plants and their principal composition is cellulose. A fiber-rich diet, in addition to helping prevent cardiovascular diseases, it also helps… Continuar lendo CHOLESTEROL AND FIBERS