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Having asthma puts you at a greater risk of having a systemic allergic reaction during allergy shots, according to research presented at the AAAAI conference in Atlanta in March. The data comes from an analysis of 46.6 million visits for allergy shots (subcutaneous immunotherapy) and sublingual immunotherapy, in which patients take a dose of allergen […]
New guidelines for the early introduction of peanut foods to children as a way to prevent peanut allergy were published on January 5, 2017. In the food allergy community, this had led to an outpouring of concern – since the possibility of allergic reactions in babies is anxiety-inducing – along with some smart and specific […]
Sweeping report calls on FDA, CDC and other agencies to develop food allergy guidelines and expand training.