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Milk Allergy Patch Test Gets Funding

Nestlé has entered a $110 million deal with DBV Technologies to develop a patch to desensitize patients to milk allergens.

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At What Age are You Less Likely to Outgrow a Milk Allergy?

Q: I’m a teacher with a daughter in high school who has allergies to dairy and soy. When she was little, the pediatrician said: “She’ll outgrow the milk allergy.” She hasn’t, and last year had a serious reaction. At my school I’m now seeing kids in fifth and sixth grades with dairy allergies. Is there an […]

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Families File Suits After Losing Sons to Anaphylaxis

Teen Scott Johnson ate pancakes believing they were dairy-free. After eating he suffered deadly anaphylaxis.

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Spring 2015 – U.S. Edition

To subscribe to the American edition of Allergic Living, click here. To subscribe to the Canadian edition of Allergic Living, click here. Hay Fever Handbook: Our comprehensive guide has the tips and treatment options to let you reclaim spring. Pollen Tablets: Are under-the tongue (SLIT) pollen tablets for you? Adult Allergies: When food allergies arrive in adulthood, life as you know it […]

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FDA Warns Dark Chocolate Poses Risk To Milk Allergic

FDA study reveals that dark chocolate can contain milk, even when it’s not on the label.

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If a Child Passed a Milk and Egg Challenge Test, Is There Still a Risk of Reacting?

Q: My severely allergic child passed a baked egg and milk challenge in the allergist’s office. We are starting to introduce foods with baked allergens, like muffins and bread. I’m optimistic but nervous. Do you find many children in our son’s situation returning with reports of reactions or even anaphylaxis? And, if he continues to […]

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Food Allergies and the Good Enough Mother

When an allergy mom makes a food error, the guilt is all consuming. Can we ever get past the self-blame?

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Milk Allergy in the School

An investigation of the most misunderstood food allergen, and how to protect milk-allergic kids at school.

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Can Exercise Trigger a Food-Allergy Reaction?

Q: My son recently passed a baked milk challenge at his allergist’s office. I regularly feed him small pieces of caked baked with milk. He usually tolerates it, but on two occasions, he broke out in hives, developed swollen lips and felt tightness in his chest. Interestingly, on both occasions, he played sports about an hour after eating the […]

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What Type of Formula Can I Give to My Milk-Allergic Baby?

Q: I’ve been breastfeeding, and would like to begin introducing formula to my milk-allergic baby. I’m confused about which types are safe to give her. Can you help? Dr. Sharma: Your confusion is understandable since so many options are available. There are two categories of hypoallergenic formulas available: extensively hydrolyzed (Alimentum, Nutramigen) and amino acid-based (Elecare, […]

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