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Studies differ on whether to test siblings of kids with food allergy – before introducing an allergenic food.
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 […]
We reveal that there is plenty parents and peers can do to help allergic teens safely navigate the path to adulthood.
Emergency auto-injectors were used in more than 900 cases of anaphylaxis in U.S. schools last academic year.
A study published the summer of 2011 finds that 8 percent of American children under the age of 18 have one or more food allergies. That means 5.9 million kids across the U.S. are at risk food-allergic reactions. That 8 percent finding is considerably higher than previously known. Earlier prevalence estimates that have found the […]