Tag: Annals of Allergy Asthma and Immunology

Peanut M&M's

Study Determines What Patients Prefer for Maintenance After Completing OIT with...

Patients chose from continuing with Palforzia or switching to a common food.
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.
Child Thinking

CHOP’s Food Allergy Bravery Clinic Helps Kids with Food Allergies Overcome...

First-of-its-kind program led to significant declines in anxiety for those with food allergies and improvements in quality of life.
Flight Attendants Tending to Medical Emergency

Study Determines Frequency of In-Flight Allergic Events Requiring Epinephrine

Conclusion: Bring your epinephrine onboard.
Man in Hospital Bed

Patient Reacts to Peanuts After Receiving Lung Transplant from Donor with...

Man frequently ate peanuts before transplant.
Sesame Seeds

Study Shows More than 50% of Products Did Not Declare Sesame...

Better Identification of Sesame in Food Packaging Needed to Avoid Anaphylaxis.
Child Being Fed Peanut Butter

Study: Large Majority of Children on Peanut OIT Achieve Maintenance Dose...

Researchers concluded that peanut OIT can be successful in older kids and those with high peanut-sIgE levels.
Bullying

Childhood Bullying Due to Food Allergies is Common According to Study

Both black and white children suffer bullying at school because of their food allergies.
Baby

Rates of Hospitalization for Anaphylaxis in Infants and Toddlers Remained Steady...

Those from more financially advantaged families hospitalized more often.
Anxious Woman

Allergists Encourage Parents of Food Allergic Kids to Recognize Their Own...

"Children take cues from their parents, and their level of anxiety often reflects their parents’ level of anxiety..."