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Capsaicin Nasal Spray Effective for Mixed Rhinitis Patients
 

(HealthDay News) Capsaicin nasal spray is effective for mixed rhinitis (MR) patients, who have more than one major etiologic factor involved in the mucosal pathology, according to a study published in A...
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 ALLERGY

Maternal Uncontrolled Asthma Ups Risk of Asthma in Offspring
 

(HealthDay News) Children whose mothers have uncontrolled asthma during pregnancy are at increased risk of developing the disease at a young age, according to research in the Journal of Allergy and Clin...
Mon, 17 Jul 2017 ALLERGY

Booster Allergen Immunotx Cuts Symptoms in Allergic Rhinitis
 

(HealthDay News) For patients with grass pollen-induced allergic rhinitis (AR), booster allergen immunotherapy (AIT) using tyrosine-absorbed grass pollen allergoids containing the adjuvant monophosphory...
Fri, 14 Jul 2017 ALLERGY

Review: Little Evidence on Vitamin D-Allergy Association
 

(HealthDay News) Vitamin D supplementation seems not to prevent allergies in pregnant women, breastfeeding women, or infants, though there is very little evidence about the association between vitamin D...
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 ALLERGY

Allergists Concerned About Bee, Wasp Venom Extract Shortage
 

A shortage of honeybee, wasp, and hornet venom extract has allergists concerned. Manufacturing problems at one of two companies that produce the extract has reduced the U.S. supply by up to 35%, accordi...
Mon, 10 Jul 2017 ALLERGY

4-Food Elimination Diet Induces EoE Remission in Children
 

For children with eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE), eight weeks of a four-food elimination diet can induce remission, research in Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology suggests. Researchers conducted a...
Fri, 07 Jul 2017 ALLERGY

Many Children With Reported Penicillin Allergy Are Not Allergic
 

Many children suspected of being allergic to penicillin actually aren’t, according to a study published in Pediatrics. Researchers analyzed questionnaires from 597 parents of children aged 4 to 18...
Thu, 06 Jul 2017 ALLERGY

Bacterial Colonization Linked to Food Sensitization, Allergy
 

(HealthDay News) There is a correlation between bacterial colonization and food sensitization and allergy in young children, research in Allergy finds. “The temporal association between bacterial ...
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 ALLERGY