Dieffenbachia (dieffenbachia): A relatively easy-care plant with large, broad, oblong green and cream colored leaves, depending on your variety, Dieffenbachia Plants are fast growers. All parts of a Dieffenbachia Plant contain calcium oxalate, a chemical that irritates the skin. If ingested, the sap of a Dieffenbachia may cause throat swelling and could paralyze the vocal cords. Dieffenbachia Plants earned the nick-name “dumb cane” because its sap is so toxic it can cause a temporary…
Sulfite Sensitivity Symptoms So what’s the big deal? What could sulfites do to you anyway? I’m still figuring out symptoms (some of which I thought were “just the way I am”), but here is my list so far: Throat swelling Ligh.
Firazyr is a medicine that is used to treat mild, moderate, and acute Hae flareups in types 1, 2, and 3. This medicine can be administered by the patient anywhere. No healthcare supervision is necessary. It is portable and I carry it with me everywhere. It can serve as a rescue medication until you can get to an er in case of a throat swelling. This medicine has given me my life back! I don't know what I would do without it.
Hundreds of species of the large-leafed philodendron grow in the West Indies, Mexico, and Brazil. The plant likes low light. One caveat: “They like to be on the dry side,” says Nejman. So don’t water more than once a week.