Tropical Nut and Fruit Co. Issues Allergy Alert of Undeclared Soy and Tree Nut (Almonds) on Their Truly Good Foods South of the Border Mix
Charlotte headquartered Tropical Nut and Fruit Co. is voluntarily recalling their 25lb box of Truly Good Foods South of the Border nut mix, Lot #29119, best by date 04/15/2020, item # 102340 and UPC # 094184110198 because it contains undeclared soy and tree nut (al-monds).
Publication date: Available online 25 January 2020Source: International Journal of PharmaceuticsAuthor(s): Xue Zheng, Chao Sun, Rilei Yu, Xin Chu, Jiahao Xu, Chengcheng Liu, Miaoqing Zhao, Xuelian Xu, Ming Xia, Cheng WangAbstractRelapse in Allergic Rhinitis (AR) is triggered by various unclear mechanisms. Xanthium strumarium L. as a traditional folk medicine can inhibit inflammatory responses through multiple mechanisms. Xanthatin (XT) is a bioactive compound derived from Xanthium strumarium L, and we developed a polymeric micelle (PM) that is dendritic cells (DCs)-specific targeting delivery system loading XT (NGR-XT-PM) ...
Publication date: Available online 9 January 2020Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In PracticeAuthor(s): Federico Lavorini, Celeste Barreto, Job F.M. van Boven, Will Carroll, Joy Conway, Richard W. Costello, Birthe Hellqvist Dahl, Richard P.N. Dekhuijzen, Stephen Holmes, Mark Levy, Mathieu Molimard, Nicholas Roche, Miguel Román-Rodriguez, Nicola Scichilone, Jane Scullion, Omar S. UsmaniSpacers are pressurized metered-dose inhaler (pMDI) accessory devices developed to reduce problems of poor inhaler technique with pMDIs. Spacers that feature a 1-way inspiratory valve are termed valved holding ch...
In conclusion, although young and non-smoking volunteers considered themselves healthy by questionnaire, 20% showed signs of a heart, liver, or airway disease, and additional 24% were classified as atopics. This suggests that more detailed clinical testing may be necessary to safely exclude those who may adversely react to controlled exposure with sensory irritants. PMID: 31974924 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Publication date: 25 January 2020Source: New Scientist, Volume 245, Issue 3266Author(s): Clare WilsonCurrent baby weaning guidelines may mean we are missing a crucial window to prevent food allergies. Clare Wilson reports
Publication date: Available online 7 January 2020Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In PracticeAuthor(s): Jennifer A. Dantzer, Corinne A. Keet
ConclusionsThe prospectively defined incidence of FPIAP when diagnosed clinically by community pediatricians without challenge is markedly higher than published estimates. Combination feeding of formula and breast milk is associated with the lowest rate of FPIAP in this population.
CONCLUSION: Regulatory T cells play an important role in the pathogenesis of cancer and allergies, and thus represent a therapeutic target. PMID: 31970443 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
In this study, we analyzed follow-up data from these children.MethodsFrom March 2014 to July 2017, we recruited 14 atopic children with serum total IgE level higher than 500 Ku/L, but with no specific allergen identified by repeated MAST tests initially. Follow-up studies of specific IgE were conducted by the OPTIGEN MAST Allergy test and ImmunoCAP assays (Thermo Fisher Scientific/Phadia), while total IgE and specific IgG were measured by ImmunoCAP.ResultsThe patients were aged from 2 to 17 y/o. The follow-up MAST tests showed significantly positive results in 10 patients. There were no significant differences in any of th...
Date: Thursday, 01 30, 2020; Speaker: Pamela A. Guerrerio, M.D., Ph.D., Chief, Food Allergy Research Unit , Laboratory of Allergic Diseases, DIR, NIAID; Building: Building 50; 1328/1334 Rear
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