Sat, 22 Apr 2017 03:00:00 PDTWhat are the causes of itchy throat, what symptoms may accompany itchy throat, can home remedies help, and how may an itchy throat be prevented?
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:00:00 PDTArmpit lumps are usually harmless and caused by a swollen lymph node or gland, but sometimes they indicate a more serious condition. Learn more.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new survey has shown there are large variations in the use and interpretation of a new type of allergy test (component testing) by doctors in the UK and Europe.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTTranscription factors, the tiny proteins that switch genes on or off in the nucleus of cells, are considered unreachable molecular targets for drugs attempting to treat medical conditions.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTPatients who develop itchy wheals in response to cold or friction benefit from treatment with omalizumab, a drug normally used to treat asthma.
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 09:00:00 PDTA new study finds that children exposed to pets before and just after birth showed changes in gut bacteria linked to lower risk of allergies and obesity.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTScientists at VIB-UGent have managed to unravel the functioning of what is thought to be the 'master protein' that drives a range of widespread allergic diseases, such as asthma and eczema.
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 06:00:00 PDTIn this article, we look at a variety of remedies and recommendations for a healthy lifestyle that can help the eye area look its best.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 03:00:00 PDTIn this article, we look at a variety of skin rashes including eczema, hives, and psoriasis. Learn about possible triggers and when to see a doctor.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 03:00:00 PDTHow can you relieve itchy or dry eyes? When should you see a doctor? Learn about common causes of this irritating condition and how to manage symptoms.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about the causes of allergic reactions that affect the mouth, lips, tongue, and throat, as well as how to manage the condition.
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTImproved hygiene has largely eliminated infectious diseases from everyday life. There is, however, a downside to this progress: the number of allergies is growing steadily.
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTAllergies are the commonest cause of asthma. The immune system over-reacts to harmless substances such as birch or grass pollen, for example, forming immunoglobulin E antibodies (IgE).
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 08:00:00 PDTResearchers suggest that a probiotic containing Lactobacilli and Bifidobacteria may be effective for easing symptoms of seasonal allergies.
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Odactra, the first allergen extract to be administered under the tongue (sublingually) to treat house dust mite (HDM)-induced nasal inflammation...
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 10:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about common causes of eye pain, such as corneal disorders, glaucoma, uveitis, and endophthalmitis. Also learn about eye care tips.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about what eye drops are available for itchy eyes, when eye drops should be used, and when people should see a doctor.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTResearchers have discovered a molecular mechanism that could explain why allergies are less common in developing countries.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTPatients blighted by hay fever could markedly reduce symptoms for several years after a three-year course of treatment, but not after two years of treatment, researchers have found.
Sun, 12 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PDTWhat are the similarities between allergies and colds, and what are the durations of symptoms? How do treatments differ? When should a doctor be seen?
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTEvidence supporting a key role for an altered gut microbiome in the development of atopic dermatitis (AD) would suggest that the use of probiotics or prebiotics to correct microbial imbalances in...
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTScientists from the lab of Bart Lambrecht (VIB-UGent) and Erasmus University have found evidence that interleukin-33 (IL-33), a protein created by white blood cells, is a key driver of allergic...
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTA bee vaccine developed in Australia is opening doors to new remedies for a range of other insect, plant and pollen allergies.
Fri, 06 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTRecommendations focus on introducing peanut-containing foods to infants.An expert panel sponsored by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National...
Mon, 02 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTDyspnea involves a shortness of breath. Causes include illness, heart problems, and altitude. Find out what dyspnea is and how to reduce its impact.