Latest milk allergy Stories

2014-04-09 08:26:32

The publication's Spring 2014 cover story, "Milk in the School," investigates the challenge of dealing with the most misunderstood food allergen in the educational system. NIAGRA FALLS, N.Y., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sending a child to school with a life-threatening food allergy is always worrisome, but when it's an allergy to milk and dairy products, the anxiety level can be through the roof. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140409/PH01180 The reason? To start...

Exposure To School Chalk May Enhance Children's Milk Allergies
2013-05-02 12:54:55

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online For those of us of a certain age, we may remember some of the assigned classroom chores like erasing the blackboard or taking the dust caked erasers to the odd box-shaped vacuum meant to pull chalk residue off the eraser fibers. Of course, time has passed since those days. And with that passage of time has come advances in chalk technology. These days´ teachers opt for the new dustless chalk to keep both their hands and their...

2012-04-03 05:31:45

(Ivanhoe Newswire)-- Did you know that the most common childhood food allergy is found in milk? A standard test that is used to detect food ingredients that cause milk allergy may actually not be working, putting millions of children under the age of 3 at risk for an allergic reaction. Joseph L. Baumert, Ph.D., who was in charge of the studied explained that thermal and non-thermal processing of foods can change the proteins responsible for milk allergy in ways that make the proteins more...

2011-07-04 12:19:01

Introducing increasing amounts of foods that contain baked milk into the diets of children who have milk allergies helped a majority of them outgrow their allergies, according to a study conducted at Mount Sinai School of Medicine's Jaffe Food Allergy Institute. The data are reported in the May 23 issue of the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Researchers studied 88 children, ages 2 to 17 years old, who were diagnosed with milk allergy, evaluating their tolerance to foods containing...

2011-06-07 00:00:31

Easy-to-Digest Goat Dairy and Lactose Free Cow Dairy Star Recipes Deliver Creamy Richness of Dairy Without Tummy Trouble Sebastopol, CA (PRWEB) June 06, 2011 Just in time for National Dairy Month (June), Cooking With Allergic Girl debuts the first of a three-part video recipe series with cooking ideas for the lactose intolerant. Featuring Sloane Miller, author of the recently released book Allergic Girl: Adventures in Living Well With Food Allergies, each installment features one savory and...

2011-05-30 12:00:00

Pediatricians have developed a revolutionary skin patch that may cure thousands from the deadly peanut allergy. Researchers believe it presents one of the best possible ways of finding an effective treatment for a life threatening reaction to peanuts. Two pediatricians who developed the device said it will educate the body so it does not over-react to peanut exposure. Human safety trials have already started in Europe and the U.S. and it is hoped that the patch could become available...

2011-05-26 06:00:00

FLORHAM PARK, N.J., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Gerber Products Company, a part of the Nestle family, announced that Gerber® Good Start® milk-based formulas are the first and only infant formulas that meet the criteria for a qualified health claim. Specifically, the FDA concluded that current scientific evidence is appropriate for consideration of a qualified health claim relating to a reduced risk of atopic dermatitis. (Logo:...

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