Tag: peanut allergy

Blood Samples

AllerGenis Lauds Study Results of New, More Accurate Blood Test for...

"Test brings us one step closer to eliminating the need to subject patients to an oral food challenge."
Speeding Ambulance

One Man’s Near-Death Experience with Anaphylaxis to Share with Skeptical Family...

His account should be shared with food allergy deniers and disbelievers everywhere.
Emma Sloan

Family of 14-Year-Old Who Died Settles with Pharmacist Who Refused to...

A tragedy that befell Emma Sloan comes full circle.
Man Holding Peanuts

Missouri Man Charged with First Degree Assault for Using Peanuts with...

Man was already being held for burglary and property damage.
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."
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.
Chantel Giacalone

Woman Who Suffered Brain Damage Awarded $29.5 Million for Alleged Mishandling...

Ms Giacalone, who is severely disabled as a result of her injury, will likely require round-the-clock care for the rest of her life.
Peanuts

How Much Peanut Does it Take to Trigger an Allergic Reaction?

UC toxicologist says finding an ‘eliciting dose’ may help some who have food allergies.
Nathan Anderson and Family

Restaurant Fined $105,000 for Anaphylactic Death of Customer

We include strategies to help you avoid a similar tragedy in the future.
Palforzia Ad

How the First FDA-Approved Therapy for Peanut Allergy is Helping Families (Sponsored)

What is PALFORZIA?  PALFORZIA is a treatment for people who are allergic to peanuts. PALFORZIA can help reduce the severity of allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis,...