Latest Latex allergy Stories

2014-09-25 16:26:54

Tuesday, October 7 at 7:00 p.m. ET VIENNA, Va., Sept.

2014-07-09 16:28:46

VIENNA, Va., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --- Allergy & Asthma Network, a leading nonprofit patient education organization, is pleased to announce that its Anaphylaxis Community

2013-12-10 23:27:56

Dry, dehydrated skin more susceptible to skin allergies and dermatitis says Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) December 10,

2013-01-19 23:02:55

Proprietary formulation allows SUPERFIT Neoprene Examination Gloves to truly resemble the fit and feel of natural rubber latex without risk of latex allergy. Sunnyvale,

2012-07-23 23:02:52

Astrabeds offer approved textiles for sleeping with latex allergies. Tempe, Arizona (PRWEB) July 23, 2012 Astrabeds is proud to announce their recent

2011-08-17 22:22:38

Researchers at The Medical College of Wisconsin investigating latex allergy in health care workers have demonstrated the most effective public health strategy to prevent allergic sensitization is by stopping the use of powdered latex gloves.

2010-03-17 08:00:00

ATLANTA, March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- William R.

2009-10-22 06:04:00

BRUSSELS, October 22 /PRNewswire/ -- - Comprehensive Gammex(R) Surgical Range and a Wide Selection of Examination Gloves Offer Optimal Protection and Prevent Infections and Allergies Ansell Healthcare, a global leader in barrier protective solutions, is the developer of the Gammex(R) medical gloves, a series acclaimed by surgeons worldwide for its exceptional combination of high protection and comfort levels.

2009-03-10 19:34:54

A physician-led healthcare system in Pennsylvania had fewer latex-related illness claims after switching to powder-free latex gloves. The study suggests powder -- such as cornstarch -- used to make gloves less likely to tear and easier to grip with and to take on and off may aggravate latex allergies.

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