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All About EoE (Eosinophilic Esophagitis)

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Why “Pet-Free” College Housing Isn’t What It Seems

It’s crucial to notify your college of pet allergies and asthma when you enroll.

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Rogue Protein May Curb Asthma

New research into the workings of a rogue protein made by the ADAM33 gene may lead to asthma inhibitor medicines

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How to Take Control of a Horse Allergy

Q. My daughter loves horseback riding, but has developed an allergy to horses, which ranges from congestion and eye symptoms to even sometimes hives on her hands if she touches a horse. Is there any therapy that would help? Dr. Bassett: The conundrum is to have your daughter enjoy her pastime of riding and still […]

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Allergy’s High Anxiety: How to Tame Kids’ Fears of Food Reactions

Too many kids and parents are consumed by food allergy stress. At last, mental health experts are finding answers to make allergies a much more livable diagnosis. (From Allergic Living magazine; to subscribe click here.) ANITA Law’s daughter has multiple food allergies, but Law thought she had allergy management well under control. Then in August 2013, her daughter Zoey had […]

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Spring 2016 – U.S. Edition

To see the Canadian edition click here. Field Trips & Allergies: It is possible for kids at risk of anaphylaxis to go safely on adventures beyond classrooms — here’s how. Features: 15 Big celiac questions with expert solutions; is peanut OIT ready?; the allergy-fighting garden & our spring allergy quiz. News: Wide risk-taking with food labels, […]

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Winter 2016 – U.S. Edition

To see the Canadian edition click here. Allergy Anxiety: Fear of food reactions is stressing out many kids and parents. Experts reveal how to tame the worry. Features: Asthma in the Winter: Our Guide to Gaining Control; Gluten & Our Meds; Off to Africa with Food Allergies and Life Hacks for 2016. News: Auvi-Q recall, peanut patch findings, […]

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When to Test for Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE)

Q: I can barely get my 2.5-year-old to eat solid foods. He’s not even drawn to foods that kids love – like bologna or chicken nuggets. He’s underweight, complains of tummy aches, and when he does eat, it’s with great effort. He often gags or even throws up after eating a small amount. I don’t […]

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Five Fast Facts About Chronic Body Hives

Hives that are caused by body and environmental triggers are known as physical urticarias and include: Solar Hives  Heading South for the Winter? Some people develop urticaria from a reaction to the sun’s UVA and UVB rays. Avoidance of direct sun, including protective dressing and using a sunblock are important. Pressure Hives: Those affected will get hives about […]

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Back-to-School with Food Allergies: 7 Must-Have Tools

Updated August, 2016: Back-to-school season is a big deal in every student’s life. But when a child has food allergies, a parent must super organized and communicate well to ensure that the school is on top of anaphylaxis prevention measures and safety protocols. Also essential is that your student gets to be a full participant […]

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