A new pilot study has resulted in subjects being able to tolerate 160 to 400 times more peanut than they could at the study’s outset.
EoE is a life-changing diagnosis, affecting many famiilies.
The Canadian city of Hamilton moved one step closer to requiring epinephrine auto-injectors at its 1,900 food service outlets.
Hannah Ianelli is a new kid these days. The 11-year-old girl from the Boston area has good reason to grin, now that she’s finished a peanut oral immunotherapy trial that involved getting shots of the asthma drug omalizumab (or Xolair). Going out for dinner with her family, eating at a friend’s house, or heading to… Read more »
The latest on food allergy research, and the obstacles to overcome.
(October 10, 2013) The mother of a young man who died of a suspected allergic reaction in a Washington State jail is launching a lawsuit against the county for $10 million. Michael Saffioti, 22, landed in the Snohomish County Jail on a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge in July of 2012. He was expected to appear… Read more »
The FDA’s new gluten-free labeling standard is a great step forward, but has some issues.
Johnson & Johnson announces changes to a sunscreen product after over 150 people reported skin reactions.
A Canadian city considers requiring all food outlets to have an auto-injector on hand in case of an allergic emergency.
Our Allergic Living columnist discovers four outstanding residences that incorporate allergy and air quality considerations, green sensibility and, of course, great looks.