The Teal Pumpkin Project Our friends at FARE are encouraging everyone to raise awareness of food allergies by painting your pumpkins teal (the color of food allergy awareness) and handing out non-food treats for trick-or-treaters to ensure everyone has a safe and allergy-friendly Halloween. Learn all about the program and how you can take part… Read more »
Congress seeks numerous documents and explanation on tax-factoring.
Introducing peanut and egg to babies between the ages of four and 11 months of age may lower the risk of developing allergies to the foods, according to a review of 146 studies.
As if the news on climate change wasn’t bad enough, now scientists in England are projecting vast increases in the number of people who suffer from hay fever thanks to the devastating impact of global warming and extreme weather.
New research into the workings of a rogue protein made by the ADAM33 gene may lead to asthma inhibitor medicines
A generic product to compete with the EpiPen auto-injector could be approved in late 2017 or by early 2018, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries said during a webcast about its generic drugs on Friday.
Nestlé has entered a $110 million deal with DBV Technologies, the company developing an experimental patch to desensitize patients to allergens.
Adam Perry’s daughter Scarlett has allergies to dairy, eggs, nuts and shellfish, which makes breakfast a particularly challenging meal. The 9-year-old eats white toast with sunflower spread every morning. Perry’s creative solution to the mundane meal has gone viral on social media. Each day, while the kettle boils for his morning cup of tea, he… Read more »
Peanut-allergic preschool children who received peanut oral immunotherapy as part of a clinical trial were 19 times more likely to successfully add peanut-containing foods into their diets, researchers said.
A group of 20 Democratic senators, including Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, sent a letter to pharmaceutical company Mylan NV on Tuesday requesting details about the “exorbitantly expensive” price of its EpiPen auto-injector. Mylan has been widely criticized in recent weeks for the high cost of the lifesaving drug, which has risen an estimated 500… Read more »