Tag: seriologic immunoglobulin E (sigE)

Sesame Seeds

NIH Researchers Estimate 17% of Food-Allergic Children Have Sesame Allergy

“Given how frequently sesame allergy occurs among children who are allergic to other foods, it is important to use caution to the extent possible when exposing these children to sesame.”

Study: Parents of Children with Food Allergies Often Assume They Have...

A large percentage of parents that self-reported allergies did NOT test positive for the foods they thought they were allergic to.
Dr Ruchi Gupta

Study: False Positives are Common for Siblings of Children with Food...

False positives generally lead to food avoidance which may increase the risk for developing an allergy later in life.