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2013-07-24 16:24:39

Patient education organization offers prevention tips MCLEAN, Va., July 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lazy, hazy days of summer may bring relaxation and recreation for many - but for insects in our midst, it's time to pick up the pace, build nests and reproduce. And woe to those who get in the way of their stingers! Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA), the leading patient education organization for people with allergies, asthma and anaphylaxis, offers...

2013-07-23 16:23:51

ROUND ROCK, Texas, July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent recall by a major manufacturer of Albumin Saline with Phenol (ABS) and Normal Saline with Phenol (NSP) products due to glass delamination has led to inaccurate claims of an "industry wide" recall of injectable pharmaceutical products in the allergy industry. ALK, a leading company focusing on allergy treatment, is pleased to announce that the entire ALK portfolio of products is not affected by this recall. ABS and NSP are used...

Food-induced Allergic Inflammation In The Esophagus Promoted By Rare Immune Cells
2013-07-23 09:29:59

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Implications for treating some common food allergies Food is an integral part of life; but, for some, it can be harmful. Allergic inflammation caused by inappropriate immune responses to some types of food has become a major public health issue. Over the past ten years, the prevalence of food allergies has increased by nearly 20 percent, affecting an estimated six million people in the U.S. Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) is a food...

2013-07-23 08:29:17

6.8% Improvement in FEV1 Versus Placebo in Pre-Specified Th2 Biomarker Subset Representing Half of Treated Patients BOULDER, Colo., July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Array BioPharma Inc. (NASDAQ: ARRY) today announced positive results from a placebo-controlled, randomized, double?blind Phase 2 trial in mild to moderate persistent allergic asthma for ARRY-502, an oral CRTh2 antagonist. ARRY-502 achieved the primary endpoint, significant improvement in pre-bronchodilator Forced...

2013-07-21 23:01:54

Those dark circles are often a dust mite allergy, and there are thousands of culprits in your pillow . Relax Allergy all-cotton bedding can block them and let you wake up looking and feeling fresh Richmond, Virginia (PRWEB) July 21, 2013 If you suffer from seasonal or year-round allergies, sneezing and a stuffy nose might not be the only side effects you have to suffer through. For some people, nasal congestion can cause blood flow to back up under the eyes, and this causes an allergy...

2013-07-19 14:34:06

A breakdown of the skin barrier and inflammation in the skin that occurs in eczema could play a key role in triggering food sensitivity in babies, a new study reveals. Scientists say this finding indicates that food allergies may develop via immune cells in the skin rather than the gut, highlighting eczema as a potential target for preventing food allergy in children. A link between eczema and food allergy has been known for some time, but researchers from King's College London and the...

2013-07-17 23:23:02

In light of the recent Asthma Capitals 2013 Report from the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, FiltersFast.com is designating Wednesday, July 17, 2013 as Asthma Capitals and Air Quality Awareness Day. In recognition of the 22 million people suffering from asthma in the U.S., the company is offering cost-effective solutions in the fight against this chronic respiratory disease. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 FiltersFast.com, the leading online retailer of air filters and water...

2013-07-16 23:26:22

Ohio allergist, Dr. Summit Shah and his staff at Premier Allergy publish helpful infographic for those who suffer from allergies. Dublin, Ohio (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 Dr. Summit Shah, lead allergist at Premier Allergy, announces a new infographic to help educate the public about allergy statistics. The infographic is entitled "Allergies Are Nothing To Sneeze At" and includes valuable information about allergens, statistics, costs, and treatment options. "We think infographics...

2013-07-12 23:35:49

Online Allergies, a new free social media website, aims to prevent medical emergencies by making users' allergy information more accessible to friends and family in times of need. Burbank, California (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 There might not be a cure for allergies, but now with http://www.onlineallergies.com there's an easy way to help prevent and react to allergic reactions. Through Facebook-like profiles, users create lists of foods and medicines they are allergic to and easily...

2013-07-11 11:08:49

High polyunsaturated fat levels in cord blood raise risk of respiratory, skin allergies Children with high proportions of poly-unsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) in cord blood at birth are more likely to develop respiratory and skin allergies in their early teens, according to research published July 10 in the open access journal PLOS ONE by Malin Barman and colleagues from the Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden. The researchers followed nearly 800 children born in 1996-97 for...


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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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