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Food Allergy

How Many Peanuts A Day to Keep Allergy Away?

Two studies focused on peanut OIT have found possible answers to key research questions.

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From Oregon to Maine to Texas, Rate of U.S. Allergy is Same

A new study has found that overall allergy prevalence is the same across different regions of the U.S.

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Special Report: Top Research from the 2014 AAAAI Meeting

The latest on food allergy therapies, EoE, Chinese herbs and more.

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Peanut Policies at School: What’s Working Best

A new study finds peanut-free schools may be using epinephrine five times more often than schools without a peanut policy.

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Chinese Herbs for Food Allergy: 2 Success Stories

Allergic Living columnist Gina Clowes recently interviewed Dr. Xiu-Min Li about the work she’s doing with butanol-purified FAHF-2, or B-FAHF-2. Gina’s full interview for her Allergy Moms e-letter is here.  Below, we share Dr. Li’s words to Gina about two of her patient successes. Gina Clowes: Would you share a few success stories with your […]

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AAAAI: Five Things Physicians and Patients Should Question

The AAAAI has released a list of tests and procedures that are overused in the diagnosis and treatment of allergies.

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SnackSafely.com Program Closes Gaps in Allergy Labeling

SnackSafely.com has just launched a new program that clarifies allergen information on foods.

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The Allergy Fix Documentary to Air

CBC-TV’s The Nature of Things program will air “The Allergy Fix” documentary on Thursday Feb. 27 at 7 p.m. (ET). See the trailer.

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First Long-Term Study of Peanut Therapy Shows Lasting Protection

A new study has proven for the first time that oral immunotherapy for peanut can provide lasting beneficial results.

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High Success Rate in Peanut OIT Study

After six months of treatment, more than 80 percent of the children taking the therapy were able to eat at least five peanuts a day

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