Prenatal PPI, H2 Blocker Use Linked to Asthma Risk in Child

Maternal use of proton pump inhibitors, histamine - 2 receptor antagonists raises asthma risk in offspring
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Conclusions: This study showed, for the first time, that intranasal administration of IL-27 inhibited nasal allergic responses and symptoms even after the establishment of allergic rhinitis and suggested that IL-27 is useful as an intranasal therapeutic agent.Int Arch Allergy Immunol
Source: International Archives of Allergy and Immunology - Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: research
AbstractPurpose of ReviewThe basophil activation test (BAT) using flow cytometry has supplanted traditional methods of measuring basophil degranulation using histamine and other mediator release, and can be used for clinical applications as well as to explore the immune mechanisms of effector cell response to allergen. This review discusses the advancements made in clinical, diagnostic and laboratory research of allergy utilizing an ever-evolving BAT.Recent FindingsBeing an in vitro surrogate of the allergic reaction that happens in vivo in the sick patient, the BAT can be used to support the diagnosis of various allergic ...
Source: Current Allergy and Asthma Reports - Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: research
A new documentary called Secret Ingredients claims that adopting a non-GMO and all-organic diet can cure a number of chronic diseases and disorders including asthma, allergies and autism.
Source: the Mail online | Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Publication date: Available online 13 November 2018Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In PracticeAuthor(s): Elissa M. Abrams, Stanley J. Szefler, Allan B. BeckerThe treatment of “yellow zone,” or worsening, asthma in children remains controversial. The 2018 Global Initiative for Asthma strategy recommends increasing the dose of inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) for the short (1-2 weeks) or longer (3 months) term in children older than 5 years with worsening asthma. In contrast, the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's Expert Panel Report 3 guideline for the diagnosis and management of ast...
Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice - Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: research
Conclusion.The SQ HDM SLIT-tablet is a cost-effective treatment option for people with HDM AA in three different health care settings in Eastern Europe. PMID: 30417636 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: European Annals of Allergy and Clinical Immunology - Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Eur Ann Allergy Clin Immunol Source Type: research
The use of alternative and complementary medicine, including herbal supplements, is widespread in the United States. Some supplements have been associated with allergic reactions, even anaphylaxis. One such over-the-counter (OTC) supplement is bee pollen. This product is derived from pollen loads collected by honeybees and held together via enzymes secreted in the saliva of the bees. It contains various pollens that can vary based on the path of the individual insect as well the geographical location and associated plant species.
Source: Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology - Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Tags: Letters Source Type: research
Upper airway inflammatory diseases are associated with abnormal expression of nasal epithelial forkhead-box J1 (FOXJ1) which regulates motile cilia formation. We sought to investigate whether aberrant FOXJ1 lo...
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Tags: Research Source Type: research
X-linked lymphoproliferative disease type 1 (XLP1) is a rare primary immune deficiency, which is caused by SH2D1A gene mutations. XLP1 is commonly associated with Epstein –Barr virus (EBV)-associated hemophagocyti...
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Tags: Case report Source Type: research
ConclusionsMC ‐chymase plays a key role in inducing the damage to bronchial epithelium in asthma.This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.
Source: Allergy - Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Tags: Original Article: Airway Diseases Source Type: research
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Source: Allergy - Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Tags: Letter to the Editor Source Type: research
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