Tag: study

Child Receiving OIT

Treating Multiple Allergens at the Same Time with OIT Saves Time...

A trade-off to consider with multi-allergen oral immunotherapy.
Immunoglobulin A

Food-Specific Antibody Does not Correlate with Natural Tolerance to Peanut or...

Research from Northwestern University sheds more light on IgA.
OIT

Most Adults Achieve Food Allergy Desensitization with Oral Immunotherapy

But rates were lower than those for children and adolescents.
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.