Trial Confirms Benefit of SLIT for Dust Mite Allergy Trial Confirms Benefit of SLIT for Dust Mite Allergy
A sublingual tablet containing house dust mite (HDM) extract is effective for reducing allergic rhinitis symptoms (AR), a new phase-3 trial shows.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - September 17, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Source Type: news

Too Much Weight Gain During Pregnancy May Raise Allergy Risk in Babies
When a pregnant woman gained more than 33 pounds, the risk of childhood asthma or a food or drug allergy in offspring increased. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nicholas Bakalar Tags: Weight Asthma Children and Childhood Eczema Hay Fever Pregnancy and Childbirth Source Type: news

What is the Allergen Cross-Reactivity Rate of Legumes?
Discussion There are 8 common foods which compromise 90% of food allergens with those being peanuts, soybeans, cow’s milk, eggs, fish, crustacean/shellfish, wheat and tree nuts. Some people believe that lupin (a legume) is 9th. Legumes belong to the Fabaceae family. They provide protein, fat, vitamins other essential nutrients and therefore are used in the human diet throughout the world. “[A]llergenicity due to consumption of legumes in decreasing order may be peanut, soybean, lentil, chickpea, pea, mung bean and red gram.” Other common legumes include alfalfa, clovers, beans, lupins, mesquite, carob...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - September 14, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Study finds babies born in fall at higher risk for allergic diseases
(MediaSource) Researchers at National Jewish Health have determined that many allergic conditions likely start with dry, cracked skin, which leads to a chain reaction of allergic diseases known as the atopic march. It begins in infancy with atopic dermatitis and leads to food allergies, asthma and hay fever. Their latest study in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice reveals that the time of year a baby is born may be a risk factor. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Large Study Links Asthma, Allergic Rhinitis to Severe COVID-19 Large Study Links Asthma, Allergic Rhinitis to Severe COVID-19
People with allergic rhinitis and asthma may be slightly more prone to contracting COVID-19 and considerably more to developing severe disease when infected, a study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - August 27, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Pulmonary Medicine News Source Type: news

Fungal sensitivity in bronchial asthma and allergic rhinitis: A search beyond aspergillus fumigatus
Conference abstracts (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 22, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: MeganB Source Type: news

Bradley Wiggins health: 'Really struggled with it' - Team GB hero on 'extreme' symptoms
BRADLEY WIGGINS will be in line to take the crown of the best British moment in summer Olympics history on Saturday evening. The cyclist has previously revealed he has severely "struggled" with hay fever, and he has explained his "extreme" signs and symptoms of the allergy to pollen. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study Finds Allergic Rhinitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis Not Linked
TUESDAY, June 30, 2020 -- There is not a significant association between allergic rhinitis and the risk of rheumatoid arthritis, according to a review published online June 15 in the Journal of Evidence-Based Medicine. Nipith Charoenngam, from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 30, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Researchers discover critical new allergy pathway
(Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health) Researchers at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health have identified the sequence of molecular events by which tiny, tick-like creatures called house dust mites trigger asthma and allergic rhinitis. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Could a cat allergy save you from a severe case of Covid-19?
People who are cursing their hay fever right now may want to think again. A growing body of evidence suggests that everyday allergies could actually offer some protection against Covid-19. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Causes Bradycardia?
Discussion Bradycardia is a heart rate below what the lowest value that is normal for age. Infants and children have higher heart rates that slowly decrease with age to adult levels. It is usually noted as an incidental finding because of increased vagal tone. Reasons for cardiology referral include associated heart murmur, syncope especially if associated with exercise or unusual triggers, other signs such as chest pain or palpitations, family history of sudden cardiac death, congenital heart disease or familial heart disease, bradycardic medication use, or unusual symptoms associated with the concern. Severe bradycardia ...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - June 22, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Probiotics Reduce Allergic Rhinitis in Children and Adults Probiotics Reduce Allergic Rhinitis in Children and Adults
Probiotics appear to benefit people with allergic rhinitis, two studies show. More clinical trials are needed to look at these products, which are often not considered'real drugs,'an expert says.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - June 18, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Source Type: news

Subcutaneous Daratumumab Combination Resulted in Deep and Rapid Hematologic Responses and Improved Clinical Outcomes in the Treatment of Patients with Newly Diagnosed Light Chain (AL) Amyloidosis
RARITAN, NJ, June 13, 2020 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today results from the first randomized Phase 3 study investigating subcutaneous daratumumab[i] in the treatment of patients with newly diagnosed light chain (AL) amyloidosis, a rare and potentially fatal disease.[1],[2] The data demonstrated subcutaneous daratumumab in combination with cyclophosphamide, bortezomib, and dexamethasone (D-CyBorD) resulted in a higher hematologic complete response rate (CR), (53 percent vs. 18 percent [P
Source: Johnson and Johnson - June 15, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Pollen count today: Top tips on managing your hay fever symptoms when the count is HIGH
Pollen count has been forecasted by the Met Office today for the UK. With wet and humid weather forecast, how can you manage your hay fever symptoms when the count is high? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pollen count today: What is it? How wet and windy weather affects your hay fever symptoms
POLLEN COUNT has been forecasted today for the UK by the Met Office. How will the upcoming wet and windy weather affect your hay fever symptoms if the pollen count is high? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DR ELLIE CANNON: Floored by hay fever? Try meditating and rinsing out your nose with SALTY water
DR ELLIE CANNON: We appear to be in the midst of an epidemic. No, not Covid-19 (which, for the time being at least, seems to continue to decline). I'm talking about hay fever. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pollen count: Wearing this on your face may reduce hay fever symptoms if the count is high
POLLEN COUNT has been forecasted by the Met Office for the UK today. What is the pollen count and how can you help alleviate your hay fever symptoms when the count is high? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus symptoms: Signs in the nose of a COVID-19 infection you need to watch out for
CORONAVIRUS symptoms are known to affect many areas of the body. When it comes to the nose, there has been numerous reports of different symptoms affecting this body part and with hay fever in full spring which is also known to affect the nose, what are the main signs in the nose caused by COVID-19? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus symptoms update: Simple way to tell if you've got COVID-19 or just hay fever
CORONAVIRUS symptom update: With hay fever season in full swing and the novel coronavirus still creating fear amongst many, how can you tell the difference between your hay fever symptoms and the deadly virus? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus symptoms: Are itchy eyes a sign of hay fever or COVID-19? Dr Hilary's advice
CORONAVIRUS symptoms have been shown to manifest themselves in a number of ways, from a persistent cough to aches and pains and diarrhoea. With hay fever season also in full swing, are itchy eyes a sign of a pollen allergy or COVID-19? Dr Hilary Jones has issued his advice. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pollen count: What is it today? How to allergy proof your home to help hay fever symptoms
POLLEN COUNT has been forecasted for the UK today. What is the pollen count and how can you allergy proof your home to help hay fever symptoms? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever and eczema: Are the two conditions connected? Study results revealed
HAY FEVER may have people shielding away in their homes, with their doors and windows shut and having to make do with a breeze from the fan. But, once their sore and itchy eyes feel some relief, another problem may crop up. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pollen count: Doing this with your nose twice a day can keep hay fever symptoms at bay
MET OFFICE has forecast the pollen count for the UK today. What is the count for today and how can you best keep your hay fever and allergy symptoms at bay? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pollen count: This clever hack may keep hay fever symptoms at bay
POLLEN COUNT for most parts of the UK has been forecasted by the Met Office. What is the pollen count for today and how can you keep your hay fever symptoms at bay? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever symptoms: Can hay fever make you feel breathless? Can it affect your breathing?
HAY FEVER season is well underway in the UK, with pollen count being at its highest between late March and September. But what are the symptoms of hay fever? And does it impact your breathing? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sore eyes cause: What causes sore eyes? Is it hay fever or coronavirus?
DOMINIC CUMMINGS recently said he embarked on a 60-mile round trip to test his eyesight after a suspected COVID-19 infection. What causes sore eyes? Is it hay fever or coronavirus? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever tablets: How many hay fever tablets can you take in one day?
WITH THE sunny weather not going anywhere for a while, Brits want to get out there and enjoy the rays - but for the 1 in 5 hay fever sufferers, it's not that easy. How many hay fever tablets can you take in one day? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus or hay fever symptoms: The key difference in the two conditions
CORONAVIRUS and hay fever symptoms are similar. With the UK trying to avoid a second peak of infections, how do you know if you can enjoy the new freedoms granted or whether you need to be self-isolating? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever tips: Five ways you can sleep better during allergy season
HAY FEVER - also known as allergic rhinitis - usually occurs between late March and September, especially when it's warm, humid and windy. It can cause trouble when sleeping due to symptoms like sneezing, itchy eyes and coughing. Bed experts have revealed top tips on sleeping during allergy season. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever treatment: Study reveals if local honey can help with your symptoms
HAY FEVER treatment is available for people suffering with symptoms. It ranges from medication to herbal remedies and a study has revealed that honey may be able to alleviate hay fever symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever symptoms: The sign on your skin which means you could have a pollen allergy
HAY FEVER season is in full swing and with many Brits suffering from it year after year, there are many different signs and symptoms that could indicate you have a pollen allergy. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Evaluation of a possible association between allergic rhinitis and depression, suicidal ideation, and suicide attempts among adolescents based on a nationwide cross-sectional study - Kim JY, Han YJ, Lee JS, Lee JH, Jo SH, Kim SH.
OBJECTIVE: We assessed associated factors for depression and suicidality among adolescents with allergic rhinitis (AR) by analyzing data from annual Korea Youth Risk Behavior Web-based Surveys (KYRBSs) completed from 2007 to 2017. METHODS: Data fro... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Hay fever symptoms: Key signs in your skin you could be allergic to pollen
HAY FEVER causes many people to suffer every year with hay fever season in full swing. There are many symptoms when diagnosing hay fever but some may be less common than others. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever symptoms: The sign in your ears that could signal you have a pollen allergy
HAY FEVER season can cause many people to suffer with various different symptoms. Symptoms are usually worse when the pollen count is high. Here is how to tell if you have a pollen allergy from a sign in your ears. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever: Nine surprising foods you should include in your diet to help fight symptoms
HAY FEVER - also known as allergic rhinitis - causes many Brits to suffer year after year. An expert has revealed that there are multiple foods you can consume which can help keep hay fever symptoms at bay. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever: An expert nutritionist reveals seven foods that may subside symptoms
HAY FEVER is an allergic reaction to pollen. Expert nutritionist Hannah Braye details seven anti-inflammatory foods to include in your diet that may minimise symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever symptoms: The best diet to keep your sore throat and cough at bay
HAY FEVER season is in full swing with many Brits suffering from symptoms. As well as medication and home remedies to help alleviate the symptoms of hay fever following an easy diet can keep symptoms like a sore throat at bay. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever: Does rain make your symptoms worse? Expert explains why
HAY FEVER is an allergic reaction to pollen which many Brits suffer with every year. There are many different symptoms which come with the allergy and things like the weather can cause symptoms to become worse. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid-19: will my allergies make a difference? – podcast
As hay fever season approaches,Nicola Davis asks Prof Stephen Durham about the differences between the immune response to an allergen, such as pollen, and a pathogen, like Sars-CoV-2. Should those with allergies should be concerned aboutCovid-19?Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 6, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Presented by Nicola Davis and produced by Max Sanderson Tags: Allergies Coronavirus outbreak Science Hay fever Infectious diseases Medical research Society Source Type: news

Covid-19: will my allergies make a difference? – podcast
As hay fever season approaches,Nicola Davis asks Prof Stephen Durham about the differences between the immune response to an allergen, such as pollen, and a pathogen, like Sars-CoV-2. Should those with allergies should be concerned aboutCovid-19?Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 6, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Presented by Nicola Davis and produced by Max Sanderson Tags: Allergies Coronavirus outbreak Science Hay fever Infectious diseases Medical research Society Source Type: news

Coronavirus and hay fever symptoms: Key differences between the two conditions
CORONAVIRUS testing has been expanded. But people may still be carrying the disease unaware. Here's how to know if your symptoms are from hay fever or coronavirus. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever treatment: Can natural remedies relieve symptoms? Try this Ayurvedic spice
HAY FEVER season is in full swing and causing many Brits to suffer. There is various forms of medication that can alleviate hay fever symptoms but there are also different natural remedies that could also help hay fever sufferers. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever symptoms: How to tell your itchy eyes are a sign of a more serious condition
HAY FEVER season is underway and many people will be bearing the brunt of allergy symptoms. Itchy eyes is a common complaint but when is it a sign of a more serious underlying condition? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could your 'coronavirus' symptoms be a bad case of HAY FEVER?
Red eyes, a sore throat, wheezing, fatigue, a dry cough - do these symptoms sound familiar? They are typically associated with hay fever. They are also the symptoms of Covid-19. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever and asthma: Three simple steps to reduce your risk of an asthma attack
HAY FEVER season is in full swing and many Brits suffer with it every year. This year symptoms are becoming confused with that of coronavirus and more so, asthma sufferers could be at greater risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pollen count: Four ways to manage your hay fever symptoms when the count is high
HAY FEVER is an allergic reaction and many Britons suffer with it every year. Allergies may be worse when the pollen count is high. There is no cure for hay fever but there are many ways to help manage and treat the symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever or coronavirus: How to tell the difference between hay fever and COVID-19
HAYFEVER season is in full swing and many Brits are confusing its symptoms for coronavirus. Here's you can tell the difference between hayfever and COVID-19. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever sufferers ‘should wear masks’ when outdoors to contain symptoms warns doctor
HAY FEVER season is upon us, triggering symptoms such a cough and itchy eyes - symptoms which have been linked to coronavirus. When going outdoors, hay fever sufferers have now been advised to wear a face mask. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever and coronavirus: Three ways to tell your symptoms are hay fever and not COVID-19
HAY FEVER famously causes symptoms which effect a person's respiratory system. But with the arrival of coronavirus, a respiratory illness, how can you tell which one you have? An expert has revealed three ways to tell your symptoms are hay fever. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever symptoms: How the condition affects your throat - when symptoms could be COVID19
HAY FEVER is an allergic reaction to pollen and many Brits suffer with it every year. There are many different symptoms that come with the allergy. However coronavirus and hay fever do share similar symptoms like an itchy and sore throat. Here is how to tell the difference between the two. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news