Mon, 28 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTSchool first aiders, community pharmacists and GP practice nurses overestimate the risk of fatal reaction for children with food allergy, suggests a new study, yet some are unable to treat allergic...
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTIn a review of published studies addressing patients' perceptions and factors influencing their reporting of adverse drug reactions, most patients were not aware of reporting systems and others...
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTDo air-borne allergens in schools affect students' asthma symptoms?A new article by Wanda Phipatanakul, M.D., M.S.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTAllergy and immunology experts at Rush University Medical Center, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and Ann & Robert H.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTEvidence of connections between neurodevelopmental disease and the immune system is steadily growing. Breaking research adds more flesh to the bone.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTWhat is cough variant asthma, how does it differ from other types of asthma, and what are its causes? Learn about the diagnosis and prevention of CVA here.
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTStudents don't want to be defined by allergies, but value feeling secure.A study being presented at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) Annual Scientific Meeting found...
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 05:00:00 PSTIf you think you're allergic to penicillin, but have never been tested, ask for a referral to an allergist to confirm the allergy.
Fri, 11 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTFood allergies can be serious and even life-threatening. Introducing peanuts into your child's diet is nerve-wracking. New guidelines offer assistance.
Tue, 08 Nov 2016 09:00:00 PSTStrategy could ease itching where steroids, antihistamines are only partly effective.
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:00:00 PSTNasal congestion is quite common but there may be accompanying symptoms to look out for. Learn what causes a stuffy nose and what treatments are available.
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 06:00:00 PSTWhat is scalp tenderness and what are its causes and symptoms? Learn how to diagnose scalp tenderness and what treatments are available.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 07:00:00 PSTClinical trial of a skin patch to treat peanut allergy concludes treatment is safe and modestly effective, with greatest benefits for younger children.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 06:00:00 PSTLearn what horseflies are and how you can distinguish a horsefly bite from other insect bites. How can a bite be prevented or treated?
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PSTA University of Melbourne researcher has found that over one-third of Americans report health problems - from asthma attacks to migraine headaches - when exposed to common fragranced consumer...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 06:00:00 PSTResearchers in France have identified a molecular motor that controls the release of inflammatory factors that cause severe and fatal allergic reactions.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PSTFinding may lead to better therapies for individuals with dust mite allergies.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PSTWhat is red eye and what is conjunctivitis? Learn about common causes, home remedies, and serious problems that may cause red eye.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PSTResearchers from UPM id reveal how mould from humidity caused by rotting fruits and vegetables unfolds a surprising strategy to infect plants.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 08:00:00 PSTAsthma is a condition that causes breathing difficulties. Learn how alcohol use can affect asthma and how to lower the chances of an attack.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PSTParents of children with food allergies may think they also have an allergy to certain foods. The reality is, only 28 percent of parents test positive.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PSTDespite it's popularity, some individuals experience an allergic reaction to cinnamon. Learn more about the symptoms and treatments for this allergy.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:00:00 PST...than either rural or urban childhoods, shows 14 country study.Living on a farm in early childhood is linked to a lower risk of allergies as an adult, and stronger lungs in women, than growing...
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PSTBut no commercially available diagnostic tests to monitor this potential new health risk.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 08:00:00 PSTIn the largest review of its kind, researchers find early introduction of peanut and egg to infants may reduce the risk of allergies to these foods.