Tag: food allergies

Wheat

Wheat OIT Shows Potential for Children in Small Study

Study provides insight into the effectiveness of oral immunotherapy for wheat allergy.
Viaskin Patch

Will the Viaskin “Patch” Therapy for Peanut Allergy be Approved Soon?...

Company is restructuring in anticipation of delays.
Eggs

Egg Oral Immunotherapy Could be Better Option than Baked Egg Therapy...

5 year multi-site study shows egg OIT was significantly more likely to achieve sustained unresponsiveness compared to children opting for baked egg therapy.
Ingredient Label

Why Allergens are Being Intentionally Added to Foods

A trend we predicted in 2016 continues.
Food Manufacturing

The Food Industry Shares Responsibility for the FDA’s Recent Guidance Relaxing...

They've abandoned the food allergy community during a time when we rely on them the most.
Child Undergoing Blood Draw

AllerGenis Begins Testing Patient Samples for Peanut Allergy Using Proprietary Epitope...

VeriMAP Peanut Diagnostic has a 93% concordance with food challenge results providing a diagnosis with greater certainty.
Woman Reading Label

New Research Shows 1-in-4 American Consumers Do Not Purchase Products Containing...

"Our research confirms the food allergy community is vast – extending beyond an individual to entire households, and they face unique and costly challenges as they take steps to protect the health and safety of their families."
Feeding Baby

MCRI Study Recruiting 1700 Infants to Determine Whether Vitamin D Helps...

Research shows that vitamin D deficiency may play a role in an increased risk of food allergy, likely due to its role in shaping the developing immune system.
Jasmine Steinwand and Brutus

Allergy Service Dog Helps Woman Graduate College and Receives Award

How many dogs do you know have attended college and received an award?