Study: Confusing Food Labels Place Allergic Consumers At Risk

"Our findings underscore the challenges people with food allergies face in deciding if a food product is safe to eat."

Researchers Identify New Target to Combat Anaphylaxis

French researchers discover a key mechanism that could pave the way for new therapies.

Study: Parents of Children with Food Allergies Often Assume They Have Allergies Too

A large percentage of parents that self-reported allergies did NOT test positive for the foods they thought they were allergic to.

Study: Gut Microbiome May Play Role in Food Allergy

"This relationship between intestinal flora and the production of antibodies opens up new therapeutic approaches for patients..."

Study: Exposure to Antibiotics Early in Life Associated with Higher Food Allergy Risk

Association with a diagnosis of food allergy increased as the number of antibiotic prescriptions increased.

Promising OIT Results from UNC Phase II Trial

"The first-ever clinical study of preschoolers allergic to peanuts could lead to safe and effective treatment for millions of people."

Study: New Gene Therapy Protects Against Anaphylaxis from Peanut Allergy

The technique could also be applied to other IgE-mediated food allergies.

Study: Risk of Food Allergies Only Minimally Higher in Siblings

Should younger siblings of children with food allergies be tested for allergy to foods even if they haven't shown symptoms?

Common Additive May Be a Cause of Food Allergy

Could tert-butylhydroquinone (tBHQ) be responsible for the meteoric rise in food allergies? A researcher from the University of Michigan thinks so.

Study: People with Allergies, Asthma, and Eczema Suffer Fewer Brain Cancers

There are very few occasions to rejoice at having allergies, asthma or eczema. This is one.

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