While field trips have the potential for danger, they are an important part of your child’s education, and worth the effort.
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force made an effort to develop recommendations for celiac screening.
Peanut oral immunotherapy in a capsule is moving closer to regulatory approval in the United States. The therapy brings hope – not for a cure – but of lives made less vulnerable.
A pharmaceutical approach to oral immunotherapy is a step closer to approval by the Food and Drug Administration. The treatment, called AR101, is being developed by a company called Aimmune Therapeutics. The company’s aim is to make people less allergic to peanuts by having them take a specially formulated peanut powder in increasing doses over… Read more »
Many patients with eczema go on to develop food allergies, a phenomenon often referred to as “the allergic march.”
They’re the courageous food allergy parents and children testing therapies still in the experimental stages.
Can Dr. Xiu-Min Li overcome the skeptics to create a sanctioned therapy for food allergy and eczema?
Man claims he was purposely exposed to peanuts and harassed.
Patients taking the drug had one-third the number of reactions of a placebo group while doing OIT
She’s one of the brightest lights in the next generation of allergy researchers. But Dr. Corinne Keet, an assistant professor of pediatrics at Johns Hopkins University, never rests on the laurels for her latest scientific publication or conference presentation. Instead, she is always moving on to her next study, and another key unanswered allergy question.… Read more »