What ingredients are in vaccines? | The Vaccines Project, Episode 2

-Aluminum, formaldehyde, dead viruses — Why would we put any of those things in our children’s bodies? This is a legitimate question that many parents ask about vaccines. So, what’s actually in them, how are they made, and are the ingredients harmful? In the last …

At the NIH Clinical Center: Nicolaas Fourie searches for causes of gastrointestinal diseases

At the NIH Clinical Center: Nicolaas Fourie searches for causes of gastrointestinal diseases

My name is Nicolaas Fourie. I’m a research fellow at NIH, and we are in Building 10 in room 2104. It’s one of the laboratories of the National Institute of Nursing Research. We study gastrointestinal diseases or disorders. Mainly the ones that we don’t really …

Histamine: The Stuff Allergies are Made of

Histamine: The Stuff Allergies are Made of

Histamine: Friend or Foe? …or Frenemy? From NIH MedlinePlus Magazine Histamine: is it the most annoying chemical in the body? Blah It’s the stuff that allergies are made of. Hay fever? Food allergy? Skin allergies? Histamine plays a big role in all of them. And …