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2014-02-03 23:02:15

Adds Allergist/Immunologist Jennifer Diaz, MD to Its Already Superb Suffolk County Team Tarrytown, NY (PRWEB) February 03, 2014 ENT and Allergy Associates (ENTA), hasn't become the nation’s premier and most comprehensive ear, nose, throat, allergy, and audiology practice by standing still…quite to the contrary. In fact, it continually seeks to add to its superb roster of 150 physicians in 40 offices throughout New York and New Jersey by identifying and recruiting those doctors...

Oral Immunotherapy Alters DNA Of Those With Peanut Allergies
2014-02-01 06:31:23

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists with Stanford University are finding that healing a peanut allergy with oral immunotherapy alters the DNA of the patient's immune cells. The finding could serve as the basis for a simple blood test to monitor the long-term effectiveness of the allergy therapy. Allergy scientists are currently performing clinical trials of doctor-supervised immunotherapy involving peanut-allergy sufferers taking escalating amounts of peanut...

Cambridge Team Finds Huge Success In Peanut Allergy Treatments
2014-01-30 08:34:41

[ Watch the Video: Peanut Allergy Treatment Via Oral Immunotherapy ] Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Peanut allergy affects more than 10 million people around the world and is the most common disorder tied to food allergy death. A recent clinical trial has shown substantial gains in bringing a potential treatment to the table for those who suffer from the dangerous condition. Publishing their findings in The Lancet journal, allergy experts from the University...

New Genetic Associations For Asthma-With-Hay Fever Identified
2014-01-29 14:09:31

23andMe First Ever Genome-Wide Association Study of Combined Phenotype May Allow for Improved Identification of Variants Associated with Asthma-With-Hay Fever 23andMe, the leading personal genetics company, has participated in the first ever genome-wide association study of the combined asthma-with-hay fever phenotype.  Led by researchers at the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, the study identified 11 independent genetic markers associated with the development of...

2014-01-17 23:20:57

NutraGenesis, LLC is pleased to announce the launch of AllerGuard Express™, the fast acting seasonal sinus and respiratory wellness optimizing dietary supplement. Brattleboro, VT (PRWEB) January 17, 2014 NutraGenesis, LLC is pleased to announce the launch of AllerGuard Express™, the fast acting seasonal sinus and respiratory wellness optimizing dietary supplement. Allerguard Express™ is clinically proven to address year round exposure to respiratory challenges. AllerGuard Express...

2014-01-16 23:04:12

FARE's new College Food Allergy Program is aimed at providing students with food allergies a safer college experience by helping colleges and universities develop uniform policies to effectively manage food allergy, a potentially life-threatening disease. McLean, Va. (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) is proud to announce the launch of an ambitious new program aimed at providing students with food allergies a safer college experience by helping...

2014-01-16 16:24:12

WASHINGTON, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) today released the following statement after Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam unveiled new legislation that would limit law-abiding consumers' access to popular nonprescription cold and allergy medicines containing pseudoephedrine (PSE). The governor's bill would reduce the amount of PSE-based medicines consumers can buy to 2.4 grams for a 30-day period, or 28.8 grams per year--a reduction...

2014-01-14 12:26:43

Patients Want Treatments that Eliminate Allergies; Temporarily Hiding Symptoms is Not Good Enough SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the results of a recent United Allergy Services survey, two-thirds (68 percent) of U.S. seasonal/perennial allergy sufferers would rather seek treatment for their allergy symptoms from a primary care physician (PCP) than an allergist. Allergies are the fifth leading chronic disease in the U.S. among all ages(i), and, with repeated exposure...

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...

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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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