Tag: study

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."
Boy Contemplating a Peanut

Peanut OIT is More Effective Than Thought But Desensitization Plummets After...

"Adherence to dosing is very important, and clinicians should expect a decline in tolerance with lapse in dosing."
Cow

Baked Milk OIT May Help Kids with Severe Cow’s Milk Allergy

Promising treatment for children with severe allergy to cow's milk.
Toddler Drinking Milk

Guidelines May Promote Over-Diagnosis of Cow’s Milk Allergy in Infants

Guidelines may help medicalize normal infant symptoms and promote overdiagnosis of milk allergy.