Unilever Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Tree Nut in Limited Quantities of Ben & Jerry ’s Coconut Seven Layer Bar Bulk and Chunky Monkey Pint
Unilever is voluntarily recalling a limited quantity of Ben&Jerry ’s Coconut Seven Layer Bar bulk and Ben&Jerry ’s Chunky Monkey pints, which may inadvertently contain tree nuts including almonds, Brazil nuts, and hazelnuts that are not declared in the ingredient list or allergy information list. Both affected products include a “Contains Walnuts” and a “May contain other tree nuts” label on the bac k of the pack. Persons who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to these undeclared tree nuts run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the recalled products.
The U.S. diagnostic market celebrated three regulatory firsts last week.Â 1. FDA Authorizes Marketing of First Zika Test Until now, tests for detecting Zika virus immunoglobulin (IgM) antibodies in blood were only authorized for emergency use under FDA's Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) authority. On Thursday, the agency said it has authorized marketing of the ZIKV Detect 2.0 IgM Capture ELISA under the agency's traditional premarket authority. The test isÂ manufactured by InBios International. âAt the onset of the Zika virus outbreak, when little was known about the disease or how...
This study was funded by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and the National Human Genome Research Institute.
Publication date: Available online 24 May 2019Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In PracticeAuthor(s): Juho E. Kivistö, Ann Clarke, Alizée Dery, Sarah De Schryver, Greg Shand, Heini Huhtala, Mika J. Mäkelä, Yuka Asai, Kari Nadeau, Laurie Harada, Edmond S. Chan, Moshe Ben-Shoshan
Publication date: Available online 24 May 2019Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In PracticeAuthor(s): G. Gastaminza, M. Ruiz-Canela, B. Andrés-López, M.J. Barasona Villarejo, R. Cabañas, I. Garcia-Nunez, M.J. Goikoetxea, J.J. Laguna, T. Lobera, M. López San Martin, J. Martín-Lázaro, R. Mielgo Ballesteros, E. Moreno, M.C. Moya-Quesada, N. Ortega–Rodríguez, P. Rojas, A. Rosado, M. Salas, L. Sánchez Morillas, C. Vila-AlbeldaAbstractBackgroundSuspicion of allergic drug reaction can cause important disturbances in the patient’s life.Object...
Publication date: Available online 23 May 2019Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In PracticeAuthor(s): Hyun Yong Koh, Tae Hwan Kim, Youn Ho Sheen, Seung Won Lee, Jaewoo An, Mi Ae Kim, Man Yong Han, Dong Keon Yon
Reports of hepatitis A increased by almost 300% in recent years. What are the causes?Morbidity &Mortality Weekly Report
The 54-year-old woman - who has not been named - had previously reacted to metallic jewellery. An allergy patch test at Tokushima University, Japan, revealed she could not tolerate nickel.
Allergan plc (NYSE:AGN) today issued a voluntary recall in the US market of one lot (Lot# 5620706, Expiry May-2019) of TAYTULLA ® (norethindrone acetate and ethinyl estradiol capsules and ferrous fumarate capsules) 1mg/20mcg, 6x28 physicians sample pack, indicated for use by women to prevent pregnancy. Allergan recently identified, through a physician report, that four placebo capsules were placed out of order in a sample p ack of TAYTULLA. Specifically, the first four days of therapy had four non-hormonal placebo capsules instead of active capsules.
An intriguing new study sheds light on the immune pathogenesis of secondary progressive multiple sclerosis, and its complex relationship with gut microbiota.Brain
POLLEN COUNT UK forecast: Hay fever patients can expect some unwanted allergy symptoms today . If you do develop hay fever signs, including runny noses and sneezing, this is the best way to get rid of your symptoms.