Lifesaving Asthma Drug Linked to Nightmares and Depression

Be sure to discuss the possible side effects with your doctor so you can be vigilant for possible adverse effects of the drug.
Oral Food Challenge

Study: Oral Food Challenges Safer Than Previously Thought

Despite the recent news of the death of a 3 year-old Alabama boy, the largest study of its kind found oral food challenges are safe.
The Gut

Study: Immune and Nervous Systems Communicate in the Gut

Link provides another clue into the mechanisms of chronic inflammatory diseases like food allergies and asthma.

Private Insurance Claims Related to Anaphylaxis from Food Allergy Have Nearly Quadrupled Since 2007

Report based on an analysis by FAIR Health of over 23 billion privately billed healthcare procedures.
L-rhamnosus

Study: Peanut Oral Immunotherapy Combined with Probiotic Achieves Lasting Results

Exciting news of lasting peanut tolerance four years after Probiotic + Peanut OIT treatment.
Research

Th2A: the Key to Unlocking Better Testing and a Cure for Food Allergy?

A look at what all the excitement is about.

Study: Two Thirds of Children in Need of Epinephrine Arent Receiving It

Despite overwhelming evidence that it leads to better outcomes, children are going without even when treated in the ER.
Lone Star Tick

Study: Shingles and MMR Vaccines May Trigger Anaphylaxis in the Meat-Allergic

Now with meat-allergy on the rise caused by the lone star tick, there is a concern that some vaccines may present a danger of delayed anaphylaxis.
Baby

Study: Avoid Delayed Introduction of Allergenic Foods

Introducing allergenic foods during first year of age reduced incidence of sensitivity to those foods.

Study: Females and Asians Have Highest Prevalence of Food Allergies and Intolerances

Team scrutinized the medical records of 2.7 million patients over a 13 year period.