Tag: asthma

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.
Common Food Allergens

Nanoparticle Shows Promise for Treatment of Severe Allergies

UCLA scientists develop approach that enables immune system to tolerate allergens.
Cason Hallwood

12-Year-Old Boy Dies from Suspected Anaphylaxis on Christmas Day

Asthma often forced Cason Hallwood, a 12-year-old boy from Winsford in Cheshire, England, to spend previous Christmases in the hospital. This year he felt...
School-Based Allergies and Asthma Management Program Act

Congress Passes School-Based Allergies and Asthma Management Program Act

Law gives greater protections and resources to students with asthma and allergies across the US.

Antibiotics Before age 2 Associated with Childhood Health Issues Including Food...

Even though antibiotics may only transiently affect the microbiome, this may have long-term health consequences.
People Wearing Masks

COVID-19 Patients with Food Allergies, Asthma, Eczema Had Similar Outcomes to...

Severity of disease did not differ between those with and those without allergies.
Dr Kari Nadeau - Keynote Speaker at FARE Research Retreat

Watch: Dr Kari Nadeau Discusses Food Allergy Prevention and Treatment at...

Well worth your time if you have food allergies, care for someone who does, or are pregnant or considering pregnancy in the near future.
Classroom During Pandemic

AAAAI and NASN Release Guidance on Managing Food Allergies in Schools...

New document addresses specific food processes, anaphylaxis treatment, and additional safety considerations for schools during COVID-19 to keep students with food allergies safe.