Tag: study

Blood Samples

New Blood Test Accurately Determines the Threshold Dose for Reactions to...

Allergenis’ bead-based epitope assay is a breakthrough diagnostic for peanut allergy.
Survey

Participate in Northumbria University Food Allergy Study to Help Inform Psychological...

Study will look at life satisfaction and social interaction anxiety.
Doctor Shrugging

Physicians Lack Understanding of How to Diagnose and Treat Anaphylaxis

A presentation at the EAACI annual meeting provided a wake-up call for physicians.
Cashews (and Pistachios)

OIT Effective in Desensitizing Children to Cashew Allergy (and Pistachio Allergy...

Tree nut allergy is often complicated by cross-sensitization, cross-reactivity, and cross-contact between different tree nuts.
Drugs

Study Finds Drugs Including Anti-Microbials and NSAIDs Leading Causes of Anaphylaxis

The findings may be counter-intuitive to some, especially during this time of increasing rates of food allergy.
ADHD

Allergy in Early Childhood Increases Risk for ADHD Later in Life

The retrospective study analyzed the records of over 230,000 children.
Feet on Scale

Study Finds Eczema Associated with Increased Risk of Eating Disorders

The strongest associations were for bulimia nervosa followed by binge-eating disorder.
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.
Peanut Butter on Spoon

Oral Immunotherapy Induces Remission of Peanut Allergy in Some Young Children

"The landmark results of the IMPACT trial suggest a window of opportunity in early childhood to induce remission of peanut allergy through oral immunotherapy."