All news articles for June 2015

NEWS QUIZ: Are you up to speed with the top stories of June 2015?

NEWS QUIZ: Are you up to speed with the top stories of June 2015?

By Stephen Daniells

Do you know which senator(s) attempted to limit military access to dietary supplements? Which herb was as effective as Tamiflu for the early treatment of ‘flu? And how many retailers received a letter from Senator Claire McCaskill about brain health products?

'Allergies in childhood can be the first step of an allergic cascade leading to multiple allergies later in life,' says Nestlé

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Nestlé files patent for pregnancy probiotic

By Annie Harrison-Dunn

Nestlé has filed a patent for probiotics to be taken during pregnancy and lactation, which it says help reduce the risk of allergies for the infant.