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One Man Arrested, Nine Others Wanted for Food Allergy Insurance Scam

Ring alleged to have defrauded insurance companies by filing claims using false medical records.

Study: Recurring Anaphylaxis Often Follows the Same Progression in Individuals

The sequence of symptoms may be a tip-off that you are suffering anaphylaxis.
Aren't they adorable?

The Easter 2020 Edition of the Safe Snack Guide has Arrived with Many Options...

With an entire section devoted to Easter-themed treats, all of which are peanut and tree nut-free, many of which are free of the Top 8 allergens.

Study: The Impact of Peanut Allergy on the Quality of Life in Adolescents

The Peanut Allergy Burden Study assessed the real-world burden of peanut allergy on patients and caregivers in the United States.
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Aimmune Warns Coronavirus Will Slow Marketing of Palforzia Treatment for Peanut Allergy

The company warned that it has had to postpone in-person workshops to train physicians.

FDA Has Questions About Viaskin Peanut Efficacy, Delays Meeting with DBV Technologies

The company warned the FDA's target date for their decision on approval could be delayed.
Biphasic Anaphylaxis

Study: Biphasic Anaphylaxis is Difficult to Predict, Can Occur Much Later Than Initial Reaction

Study provides rationale for ALWAYS visiting the local emergency department after suffering an anaphylactic reaction.
Intranasal Spray

Study: Intranasal Epinephrine Absorbed Faster Than Injection and Even Better with Cold Symptoms

Study compared absorption of epinephrine via nasal spray to that of intramuscular injection.
Johns Spicy Peanut Butter Pie

Pizza Chain Topping Their Special Pie with Peanut Shells is Endangering Patrons

We urge John's Incredible Pizza to step up and take the steps necessary to truly protect their customers.
Epinephrine Expiration Date

Study: How Potent Are Epinephrine Auto-Injectors After the Expiration Date?

Can expiration dates be safely extended?