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2014-05-23 20:21:50

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Everyone knows the difference between food allergy and food intolerance. Allergy is mediated by a well understood pathway, involving IgE as the final trigger, and it produces immediate symptom onset. It can also be life threatening. Therefore, patients with suspected true food allergy should seek the care of a board certified allergist. Food intolerance is something clearly different. The pathway, or pathways, is/are not yet...

2014-05-13 23:06:59

Health News Wires reviews the health benefits of digestive enzymes and provides important information to consider when buying the best supplement to relieve food intolerance symptoms. Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 A new video from Health News Wires provides key information to consider when choosing the most effective digestive enzyme supplement. The video clearly defines what digestive enzymes are, why they are important, and where to find them. In addition, the video details how an...

2012-06-21 02:11:49

A six-food elimination diet significantly improves symptoms in adult patients with eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE), according to a new study in Gastroenterology, the official journal of the American Gastroenterological Association. In EoE, eosinophils and other inflammatory cells cause inflammation of the esophagus in response to an allergic stimulus. Previously thought to be a rare disease, EoE has become one of the most common causes for dysphagia (difficulty swallowing), heartburn and the...

2012-03-26 23:01:50

Directors of online food allergy and intolerance resource http://www.TheAllergyMenu.com claim that the high profile NABIM Wheat Allergy & Intolerance Report circulating the media right now is nothing but a marketing ploy to encourage people to eat bread. Brisbane, Australia (PRWEB) March 26, 2012 Headlines such as "20% of adults think they suffer from a food allergy or food intolerance, but evidence suggests that the real prevalence is less than 2%" have been popping up in the media...

A New Option In Peanut Allergy Testing
2012-03-21 08:16:11

Researchers from the University of Melbourne and Murdoch Childrens Research Institute have found a way to better test for peanut allergies. This new method has proven to not only be more accurate, but also more convenient and cost effective than current tests. Parents who suspect that their child may be allergic to peanuts currently have three options for testing against this allergy: The first option is a blood test that measures the immune system´s response to peanuts. This requires...

2012-03-19 16:53:03

Blood testing to determine a link between food and illness is increasingly common, but some tests are not considered diagnostic and can lead to confusion, according to a primer in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal). Both traditional physicians and holistic medicine practitioners may offer blood testing to diagnose adverse reactions to food. A food allergy is a specific immunologic reaction to a food that can be reproduced with exposure to the food in question. An intolerance is an...


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