Adults Without Measles Immunity Vulnerable to Lethal Complications Adults Without Measles Immunity Vulnerable to Lethal Complications

Measles can infect the appendix, the liver and the membranes protecting the brain in people who are not fully immunized against the virus, a new report confirms.Reuters Health Information
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Is it time to change our public health message and suggest that everyone wear a mask? Dr Amy Baxter offers her arguments in support of change.Medscape Public Health
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Public Health & Prevention Article Source Type: news
Condition:   Cow's Milk Allergy Intervention:   Sponsor:   Assiut University Not yet recruiting
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Conditions:   Plasmodium Falciparum Infection;   Malaria Interventions:   Biological: VRC-MALMAB0100-00-AB (CIS43LS);   Other: Normal saline Sponsors:   National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID);   Malaria Research and Training Center; Faculté de Médecine Pharmacie d'Odontostomatologie; University of Sciences, Techniques,&Technologies of Bamako (USTTB);   Vaccine Research Center;   University of Washington;   Harvard School of Public Health Not yet recruiting
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Condition:   Allergy;Food Intervention:   Sponsor:   Central Hospital, Nancy, France Not yet recruiting
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With all the preparations, it was hoped that Paris would be at the optimistic end of predictions for the COVID-19 epidemic, but as the weeks pass, it looks more and more like a catastrophe is coming.Medscape Medical News
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Conclusions.SCIT with house dust mixture of ROXALL Medicina España S.A. seems to have an acceptable tolerability profile, induces blocking IgG and decreases skin reactivity. PMID: 32223886 [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
Proportion is far higher than those found in clinical trials of the cancer drugs; study finds differences by cancer type.Medscape Medical News
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[Unicef] The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)'s battered healthcare system needs urgent support as it struggles with measles and cholera epidemics that kill thousands of children, as well as the mounting threat from the coronavirus, COVID-19, says UNICEF.
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Purpose of review The aim of the article is to critically appraise the most relevant studies in the rapidly advancing field of food allergy prevention. Recent findings Epidemiologic studies identified atopic dermatitis as a strong risk factor for food allergy, with mounting evidence for impaired skin barrier and cutaneous inflammation in the pathogenesis. Additional risk factors include a family history of atopy, the timing of allergenic food introduction into the infant's diet, dietary diversity, vitamin D, and environmental factors, such as dog ownership. Early introduction of allergenic foods (such as peanut) into ...
Source: Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care - Category: Nutrition Tags: PAEDIATRICS: Edited by Berthold Koletzko and Raanan Shamir Source Type: research
Purpose of review To provide an overview of recent developments on dietary treatment of eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders (EGID) in children. Recent findings Food antigens are the main triggers of eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE); however, currently available allergy tests cannot reliably identify eliciting antigens. Studies evaluating the six-food empiric elimination diet (6FED-milk, wheat/gluten, egg, soy/legumes, nuts and fish/seafood) have shown histological remission rates of 72%. Milk, egg, wheat/gluten, and, to a lesser extent, soy/legumes were the most frequent food triggers with only one or two culprit fo...
Source: Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care - Category: Nutrition Tags: PAEDIATRICS: Edited by Berthold Koletzko and Raanan Shamir Source Type: research
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