Experimental Injection May Block Peanut Allergy
Just one shot of an experimental antibody treatment allowed people with severe peanut allergy to eat about one peanut's worth of peanut protein two weeks later, the study found.
(University of South Australia) Peanut allergies could become a thing of the past as breakthrough research from the University of South Australia develops a radically novel vaccination that's poised to cure the potentially life threatening condition.
Most children with reported hypersensitivity reactions to non-beta-lactam antibiotics (NBLAs) have negative allergy tests, researchers in Australia report.Reuters Health Information
(Natural News) Breastfeeding your baby can be a difficult task, but your hard work will surely pay off. Exclusively breastfeeding your child for the first three months can lower his or her risk of suffering from eczema later in life, according to a study presented in the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma &Immunology 2019...
A smartphone app can identify people with undiagnosed symptomatic dry eye and identify factors linked with the condition, according to a new crowd-sourced study.Reuters Health Information
Conditions: Allergy; Asthma; Food Allergy; Allergic Sensitisation; Atopic Dermatitis Intervention: Sponsors: Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile; University of Chile; Comisión Nacional de Investigación Científica y Tecnológica Recruiting
Nassau Candy Distributors of Hicksville, NY is recalling two lots of 7.5 OZ (212g) Nancy Adams, Dark Chocolate Graham Crackers because they may contain undeclared milk allergens.
Doctors on Long Island say two migrant children showed up at their hospital in seriously ill condition at least in part because their asthma medication had been taken away by immigration authorities at the southern border.Reuters Health Information
(CNN/CBS) — The climate crisis is making us more vulnerable to ticks in an unprecedented and growing threat to public health, according to a new report. Bacterial and protozoan tick-borne diseases doubled in the United States between 2004 and 2016, the report notes, and in 2017, more than 90% of the 60,000 vector-borne diseases in the United States were linked to these particular bloodsucking bugs. The warmer temperatures brought by the climate crisis, in addition to ecological changes and reforestation, have extended the bugs’ range into regions that had not seen certain types of ticks for many decades, if eve...
Individuals with type 1 diabetes (T1D) differ in their genetic and islet autoimmune signatures, with potential consequences for therapy, a cross-sectional study reveals.Reuters Health Information
Publication date: Available online 4 December 2019Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In PracticeAuthor(s): Richard Ramonell, Frances Eun-Hyung Lee, Colin Swenson, Merin Kuruvilla