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.
Understanding symptoms and getting a proper diagnosis and treatment plan are the best line of defense against chronic body hives.
It’s important to be organized and communicate well to ensure that the school your allergic child is attending is on top of anaphylaxis prevention measures and safety protocols.
Not even multiple allergies could stop this family of avid sports fans from going out to cheer on their baseball and football teams.
She’s one of the brightest lights in the next generation of allergy researchers. But Dr. Corinne Keet, an assistant professor of pediatrics at Johns Hopkins University, never rests on the laurels for her latest scientific publication or conference presentation. Instead, she is always moving on to her next study, and another key unanswered allergy question.… Read more »
Climate change is driving our planet’s surge in hurricanes, wildfires, deluges and droughts. It is a new environment of extremes, where mold, pollen and pollution proliferate. And who feels the direct health effects, those with allergies and asthma.
Dr. Brian Vickery was interested in cardiology before he spent time as a pediatric resident in New York City. There, it seemed like every other patient he saw had eczema, asthma, or some other allergic problem. He became fascinated by the allergy epidemic and how little is known about the underlying immunological mechanisms of allergy,… Read more »
Board members and staff recently received educational training from FARE, one of the positive outcomes following the controversy.
Dr. Cary Sennett plans to embrace AAFA’s history while also modernizing its outreach.