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Ask the Allergist: Adult-Onset Shrimp Allergy

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Are Quail Eggs Safe for Egg Allergy?

Q: If my child’s allergic to chicken eggs, could I safely cook for him using quail eggs?

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Ask the Allergist: Goat’s Milk for Dairy-Allergic?

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Milk Oral Immunotherapy Not Lasting

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Slideshow: Identifying Tree Nuts

Tree nut allergies affect more than 1 per cent of kids in North America, and studies show many don’t know how to identify them. Having a tree nut allergy gives a one-in-three chance of allergy to other tree nuts. Here are some images of common tree nuts – examine them closely to learn what each […]

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Six that Save Lives Poster, Slideshow

Bonus: Click below to download our free eduacational poster for anaphylaxis:

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Study: Top Allergens Added to Herbal Products

Some herbal products are being adulterated with plants not listed on the label, including top allergens and gluten.

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Canada’s MDs Take Position on Infant Diet and Food Allergy

A joint position statement declares there is no evidence that delaying the introduction of allergenic foods protects babies against food allergies.

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New EoE Test Developed

Dr. Marc Rothenberg Researchers at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital have developed a ground breaking diagnostic test for eosinophilic esophagitis, or EoE. The test “offers an unprecedented opportunity to improve diagnosis and treatment” of EoE, notes Dr. Marc Rothenberg, senior study author and a leading expert on the disease. According to the study, published in the […]

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