Tag: food allergies

Adenovirus Therapy in Mice

Gene Therapy Successfully Treats Mice with Food Allergies

Exposing mice to an allergen using a viral vector protected mice from anaphylaxis.
Child Eating

Children with Food Allergy-Related Anxiety Benefit from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Study shows exposure-based interventions helps both food allergic children and their parents.
Preparing a Burrito

What We Learned from the Joe Dobson Inquest

Teen died from anaphylaxis after eating a burrito tainted with sesame while on vacation in Mexico.
Zacky's Law

Zacky’s Bill to Help Prevent Anaphylaxis in Schools Signed into Law...

Zacky’s Bill (California Assembly Bill 2640) was officially signed into law today by Governor Gavin Newsome. This bill requires the State Department of Education to...
Fish at Market

Fish Allergy? Diagnostic Assay Identifies Which Species You Can Tolerate

The tests can help eliminate unnecessary food challenges and allow patients to eat varieties they otherwise would have avoided.
Aquestive's AQST-109

Aquestive’s Sublingual Emergency Epinephrine Compares Favorably to EpiPen® in EPIPHAST II...

The company announced topline results from their EPIPHAST II study.
Viaskin Peanut

FDA Issues Partial Hold on DBV Viaskin Peanut Patch Trial

Another delay for the long-awaited therapy.
Legumes

Study Shows High Level of Sensitization to Other Legumes in Children...

The high prevalence of legume sensitization is a concern for kids with peanut allergy.
eczema

Study Finds Biologic Drug Highly Effective in Reducing Pediatric Eczema Symptoms

Infants and young children finally get relief from eczema’s terrible itch
AAAAI Handouts

Educational Handouts from AAAAI Help Families Manage and Cope with Pediatric...

Choose among 9 free handouts tailored to caregivers and patients.