Tag: asthma

Gal

Quick Thinking Off Duty EMT Saves Dying Boy with His Son’s...

The 5-year-old boy was lucky a good samaritan and his allergic son were nearby.
Norovirus

Is Infection with a Virus Important to Preventing Food Allergies? USDA...

The USDA is looking to academia to study the underpinnings of the hygiene hypothesis.
Infant Vaccination

Study: No Evidence Linking Common Childhood Vaccinations with Later Allergic Disease

A recently published study in the journal Allergy sought a link between vaccines and allergic diseases. If found none.
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)

Oral Medication Shows Strong Promise for Moderate to Severe Eczema in...

Upadacitinib yielded rapid and significant improvements in patients with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis in phase 3 trials.
Mother Holding Infant's Feet

Study Finds Differences at Birth of Microbiota in Infants Who Go...

Changes in the microbiome leading to atopy may begin in utero.
Models of Interleukin 4 and 13

Antibody May Provide New Treatment for Food Allergies

“This research suggests a potentially transformative treatment for peanut allergy in particular and food allergies in general.”
Gut Microbiome

Gut Microbiota and Development of Food Allergy Linked to Birth Method...

"It’s important to know what predicts or increases risk of food sensitivities because they predict which infants will go on to develop asthma and other types of allergies."
Antihistamines

How to Use Antihistamines

Advice from the Canadian Medical Association Journal.
Connected Inhaler

Sensor-Based Inhalers Show Benefit for Pediatric Asthma Patients

An estimated 25 million Americans suffer from asthma, most of whom have been prescribed inhalers to treat and prevent asthma attacks. For those with...
Emilia Brain

13-Year-Old Girl Rushed to Hospital After Exposure to Milk from Bath...

Allergens are not required to be listed on cosmetics the same way they are on foods.