They’re the courageous food allergy parents and children testing therapies still in the experimental stages.
Researchers in Australia have introduced a game-changing idea in the hunt for a peanut allergy cure. They combined a large daily dose of specific probiotics with oral immunotherapy to find out whether this would effectively treat peanut allergy.
A number of recent studies have revealed that exposing children to a dog in the early years helps protect allergies from developing later in life.
Q: My teenage son had a second spell of bad breathing during a school basketball game. Even when he stopped playing, it felt like somebody was sitting on his chest. Could this be due to asthma?
Olympic swimming champ Dana Vollmer and other top competitors are powered to win – without gluten.
Q. We’ve just learned that my daughter is allergic to latex. My doctor listed things she has to avoid now – like most balloons, BandAids, apples and bananas. I get balloons and bandages, but bananas? Can you clarify?
Q: If my child’s allergic to chicken eggs, could I safely cook for him using quail eggs?
Suffering from allergies and asthma? Clean your house the right way and avoid polluting the air and making matters worse.