“This is the first evidence that commensal viruses could have beneficial health effects both in experimental models and also in humans, and it turns out that this beneficial effect has to do with cancer protection,” said Dr. Shawn Demehri.
Professor Vasilios Stavros from the University of Warwick, Department of Chemistry, said in a press release: “A really good sunscreen absorbs light and converts it to harmless heat. A bad sunscreen is one that absorbs light and then, for example, breaks down potentially inducing other chemistry that you do not want. Diethyl sinapate generates lots of heat, and that is really crucial.”
In an analysis of the relationship between birth weight and allergies researchers have found that higher weight-to-gestational-age ratios more often result in children who suffer from allergies. Results of the study were published online ahead of print in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (Oct. 9, 2019).
Dermatologists associated with the AAD say most cases of eczema can be controlled with a proper skincare routine, which includes moisturizers, prescription medications and strategies to eliminate triggers.