Tag: shellfish allergy

Clams and Oysters

Protein That Causes Allergy to Shellfish in Molluscs Like Clams, Scallops...

Researchers discovered a new cause of shellfish allergy which could lead to better-targeted testing and diagnosis.
The Morrison Family

7-Year-Old Boy Suffers Anaphylaxis to a “Safe” Food on the Menu:...

They had been told they could simply scan a QR code and select a meal that was safe.
Cow

“Vegan” is NOT a Reliable Indicator That a Product is Free...

Vegan claims do not protect you from your allergen of concern.
COVID-19 Vaccine Vials

Gradual Doses Used to Vaccinate People Allergic to Their First Dose...

Graded dosing protocol may help patients with first dose reactions tolerate second dose of vaccine.
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.
Cricket Flour

Cricket Flour? Mealworms? The Insects are Coming and May Put People...

Though you're probably already eating insect-derived products, many more will soon be added to our food supply and the could prove problematic for those with allergies to shellfish.
Samuel Collings

What We Learned from the Sam Collings Inquest: Your Next Reaction...

"The level of his reaction couldn't have been predicted by the evidence available to him."
Adults

Study: Nearly Half of Adults with Food Allergies Reported An Onset...

Survey of over 40,000 adults shows adult onset of food allergies fairly common.
Epitope Mapping

Mount Sinai and AllerGenis Announce Partnership to Bring Novel, Precision Diagnostics...

The technology will provide an improved method for detecting, assessing, and monitoring food allergies in patients.
Pediatrician and Baby

Study: Infants Given Antibiotics or Antacids Have Increased Risk of Developing...

"Study provides further impetus that antibiotics and acid-suppressive medications should be used during infancy only in situations of clear clinical benefit."