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2014-01-14 12:26:41

Allergists' Anticompetitive Tactics Attempt to Protect Profits and Limit Access to Care for Seasonal and Perennial Allergy Sufferers WASHINGTON and SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Academy of Allergy & Asthma in Primary Care (AAAPC)(TM), a nation-wide, non-profit organization that represents the interests of primary care physicians whose practice includes allergy testing and allergen immunotherapy, and United Allergy Services (UAS)®, a leading healthcare services...

2014-01-13 23:03:30

ENT and Allergy Associates Adds Allergist/Immunologist Robert Sporter, MD to its 5th Avenue Office Tarrytown, NY (PRWEB) January 13, 2014 As always, New York City teems with activities, events, opportunities and a fast paced lifestyle unlike any other place in the world. Unfortunately, as always, it also teems with allergy sufferers. That’s why ENT and Allergy Associates (ENTA), whose 150 physicians in 40 offices throughout New York and New Jersey already include 22 board certified...

2014-01-12 23:01:56

Properly cleaned carpets can trap household and foreign allergens and improve the overall air quality of a home or business, according to series of studies conducted by Airmid Healthgroup Limited. Dalton, GA (PRWEB) January 12, 2014 Properly cleaned carpets can trap household and foreign allergens and improve the overall air quality of a home or business, according to series of studies conducted by Airmid Healthgroup Limited. The research, revealed by Shaw Industries, contradicts “the...

2014-01-10 08:23:51

First-in-class program for the treatment of atopic dermatitis and allergic diseases SAN DIEGO, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AnaptysBio, Inc., a privately-held therapeutic antibody company today announced the development of a first-in-class therapeutic antibody to interleukin-33 (IL-33). Discovered using the Company's proprietary SHM-XEL platform, AnaptysBio's anti-IL-33 lead candidate antibody (ANB020) inhibits IL-33 cytokine function by blocking interaction with its receptor at...

2014-01-08 16:25:44

Deal Expands AccentHealth Reach in Key Category NEW YORK, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AccentHealth, the leading patient education company at the Point-of-Care, announced today it has purchased the Asthma and Allergy waiting room television network of Caervision Corp. The new doctor office locations will become part of the AccentHealth network and will carry AccentHealth's award-winning health education programming produced by CNN. (Logo:...

2014-01-07 23:22:43

As of August 1st, 2014, Allergist/Immunologist Jillian Hochfelder, MD will see adult and pediatric patients in the Practice’s Bronx and Tuckahoe clinical locations. Tarrytown, NY (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 As the resident and business populations of the Bronx and Westchester counties continue to grow in size and importance, so does the coincident need for superb medical care. With that in mind, ENT and Allergy Associates—whose 150 otolaryngologists, laryngologists, neurotologists,...

2014-01-06 12:28:29

RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intelliject, Inc. a pharmaceutical company based in Richmond, VA has announced that its company name has been changed to kaleo, Inc. In normal usage, the company will be known as kaleo. Announcing the change, Spencer Williamson, President and CEO of kaleo said, "We are excited that our new name, kaleo, will help to communicate our future as a leader in developing a new generation of personal lifesaving medical products." "The name kaleo is...

2013-12-30 16:21:25

MCLEAN, Va., Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA), a leading nonprofit patient education and advocacy organization, is kicking off the new year with two exciting changes: the appointment of Tonya Winders as Chief Executive Officer and the relocation of AANMA headquarters to a larger office space in Northern Virginia. Located in a vibrant part of the business and retail district of Tysons Corner, Va. (8229 Boone Blvd.,...

Peanuts During Pregnancy May Not Raise Risk Of Peanut Allergies In Children
2013-12-24 05:04:54

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Pregnant mothers who eat peanuts are less likely to give birth to children who suffer from peanut allergies than those who avoid consuming them altogether, according to a study appearing in Monday’s edition of JAMA Pediatrics. According to the AFP news agency, the researchers looked at over 8,200 American children, and found 140 cases of youngsters who were allergic to nuts. They went on to analyze what the mothers ate during...


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Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
2012-05-14 11:51:18

The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology is a medical journal established in 1929 as the Journal of Allergy. It is published by Elsevier. It obtained its current name in 1971. It is the official journal of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. This journal publishes timely clinical papers, instructive case reports, and detailed examinations of state-of-the-art equipment and techniques to clinical allergists, immunologists, dermatologists, internists, and other...

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'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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