Tag: Dr Ruchi Gupta

Toddler

Study: Allergic Reactions to Foods are Milder in Infants

Majority of infants with food-induced anaphylaxis present with hives and vomiting, suggesting there is less concern for life-threatening response to early food introduction.
Russian Roulette

Study: Majority of US Adults Prescribed Epinephrine Report Not Using it...

Respondents said their epinephrine wasn't available or thought it wasn't necessary.
Kids Eating Lunch at School

Study Identifies Food Allergy Policies Parents Want to Improve Safety of...

One in five parents did not feel that their child with food allergy was safe while at school, according to results of a national survey.

Innovative Research Partnership Addresses Needs of College Bound Students with Food...

Researchers identify needs and work alongside designers to develop a toolkit to support safe transition to college for students with food allergy.
OIT

Study: Immunotherapy Trials for Food Allergy Hold Strong Appeal for Parents

Child’s food allergies have major impact on parents’ lives; majority of parents are willing to enroll their child in an immunotherapy clinical trial
Survey

Study: One Third of School Nurses Reported Severe Food Allergy Reaction

National survey of school nurses reveals significant progress, but more needs to be done.
Rotten Documentary

Netflix's 'Rotten' Documentary to Feature Episode Dedicated to Food Allergy

You're invited to a private screening January 11 at the Davis Theater in Chicago.
Adolescents

Adolescents Have High Rate of Adverse Reactions According to Australian Study

Given the disturbing findings from the study, we recommend two videos to watch with your adolescent/young teen.
Shrimp on Fork

Nearly Half of Adults with Food Allergies Develop Them as Adults

Black, Asian and Hispanic adults have higher risk of developing allergy to shellfish and peanuts than whites.

Study: Adolescents with More Support Take Fewer Food Allergy Risks

Adolescents and young adults fared better with strong support from their family, friends and school.