To help you get the most out of that first visit, Allergic Living asked leading allergists for their recommendations – and what they wish patients knew before stepping into their offices.
Before heading out in his hometown of Atlanta, Ryan Piansky starts his day with a breakfast of essential nutrients – delivered as a liquid formula that he pours through a feeding tube connected directly to his stomach. “lt’s a whole lot quicker to do the elemental formula than to eat anything,” the 16-year-old says. Ryan… Read more »
Mother-of-three Christina Casado had never heard of an epinephrine auto-injector, until the device was used to save her son’s life.
Allergic Living speaks to U.K. detective and prosecutor on allergy manslaughter case.
Flour supplier sees link to cross-contact with peanut dust in field or in handling.
Epinephrine auto-injectors remain first line of defense for anaphylaxis, and technique can be adjusted to compensate.
Expanded survey looked at more than 6,500 elementary, middle and high schools.
Highly positive results seen for early peanut and egg introduction, but more study needed on other allergens.