Tag: asthma

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.
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.