Mon, 23 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTScientists 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 PSTA 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 PSTRecommendations 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 PSTDyspnea involves a shortness of breath. Causes include illness, heart problems, and altitude. Find out what dyspnea is and how to reduce its impact.
Mon, 02 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTScientists at the Immunology Frontier Research Center (IFReC) at Osaka University, Japan have pinpointed a specific molecular events that could explain allergic reactions to air pollution.
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTIn a new study, scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have identified a possible drug candidate that suppresses pain and itch in animal models.
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.