Tag: children

eczema

Study Finds Biologic Drug Highly Effective in Reducing Pediatric Eczema Symptoms

Infants and young children finally get relief from eczema’s terrible itch

Food Allergy KidVid: “In Their Own Words — Kids Living with...

A great resource for your young child with food allergies as well as their family, friends, and classmates.
Kids Being Vaccinated at VUMC

Vanderbilt Recruiting Children to Study Allergic Responses to COVID-19 mRNA Vaccines

Participating children will be closely monitored and observed by qualified staff at a children’s hospital.
Epinephrine Auto-Injector

Epinephrine Remains Alarmingly Underused for Anaphylaxis in Children: Study

The use of epinephrine — the treatment of choice for anaphylaxis — remains at suboptimal levels.
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.
Boy Unable to Sleep

Study: Sleep Disturbances Common in Children with Eczema

“Clinicians should screen for these symptoms in school-aged children, particularly with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis.”
Kids Books

Two Books to Help Kids Cope with Their Food Allergies

Books that can help foster conversations between you and your child, boost their self-esteem, and provide coping strategies.
Peanuts and Milk

Fatality Rates Due to Anaphylaxis Fall, Milk Overtakes Peanuts as Most...

Milk is increasingly identified as the trigger for fatal food reactions according to UK study.
Not Today, Butterflies!

Helping Your Kids Cope with Food Allergy Anxiety: “Not Today, Butterflies!”

A new book to help young children understand and cope with the anxieties that come with food allergies.
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...