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2015-02-24 14:32:46

A new skin patch could help protect people suffering from potentially life-threatening peanut allergies by significantly increasing the amount of exposure needed to elicit a reaction.

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2015-02-03 14:54:00

By receiving doses of probiotics, children with peanut allergies were able to eat peanuts without suffering from anaphylaxis, according to a new study from researchers at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute in Australia.

2015-02-03 12:30:01

OTTAWA, Feb. 3, 2015 /CNW/ - Food allergies affect over 1.4 million Canadians, and this number is increasing. Allergic reactions to a food can happen quickly and without warning.

2014-11-18 23:00:50

Exposure to peanut proteins in household dust may be a trigger of peanut allergy, according to a study published today in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. New

2014-11-18 12:26:42

LONDON, November 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Edison Investment Research, a leading international investment research firm, announces the initiation of full coverage on the

2014-10-08 23:01:02

Many children may become allergic to peanuts before they first eat them, and skin exposure may contribute to early sensitization, according to a study in mice led by Mount Sinai researchers and

2014-09-17 23:07:45

The $255,000 award will help ITI conduct vaccine validation studies over one year Hershey, PA & Rockville, MD (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Immunomic

2014-08-31 23:00:39

For years, the standard medical advice for nut allergy sufferers has simply been to avoid nuts; however, a treatment known as sublingual immunotherapy ("oral drops") is helping patients

2014-08-28 12:29:18

Food desensitization trial could mean new hope for children with peanut allergies HOUSTON, Aug.

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2014-06-20 08:42:12

In a recent study, researchers from North Carolina's Agricultural and Technical State University describe a new, patented, process for removing up to 98 percent of allergens from peanuts


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