The mother of a young man who died of a suspected allergic reaction in a Washington State jail is launching a lawsuit against the county for $10 million. Michael Saffioti, 22, landed in the Snohomish County Jail on a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge in July of 2012. He was expected to appear before a judge [...]
Having a child with a food allergy raises the expenses of an American family by a hefty $3,457 a year, says a groundbreaking national study
A new study published in the journal Pediatrics suggests that taking probiotics taken during pregnancy or early in life may reduce the risk of developing food allergies.
A Canadian city considers requiring all food outlets to have an auto-injector on hand in case of an allergic emergency.
New research adds to the growing body of evidence that suggests infants who are born via Caesarian section are more likely to develop allergies later in life.
The following editorial reflects the opinion of the author, and not necessarily Allergic Living’s editors. It is based on her own extensive research and personal experience. FOOD Allergies, Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE), Autism, Asthma, Celiac Disease and Eczema all have mast cell issues in common. There is a huge need for research into food allergy and [...]