By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Sun, 12/01/2013 - 11:20
NFL star Adrian Peterson is the face of a new anaphylaxis preparedness campaign, and he's not the only celebrity with a severe food allergy.
By Lizette Borreli | Tue, 11/26/2013 - 15:23
Women who have allergies, especially to allergens from plants, grass, and trees, could be at an increased risk for blood and bone marrow cancers.
By John Ericson | Mon, 11/25/2013 - 18:04
Bernard Ward risks a fatal allergic reaction each winter due to a rare condition called cold urticaria.
By Peter Sergo | Mon, 11/11/2013 - 18:10
The microbial challenges a farm setting provides could help farmers stave off allergies, thereby providing clues for treatment.
By Lizette Borreli | Mon, 11/11/2013 - 17:58
A clarinet player developed ‘saxophone lung,’ an allergic reaction from fungi build-up inside the instrument, after he left his instrument uncleaned for 30 years.
By Matthew Mientka | Sun, 11/10/2013 - 18:19
As a bonus, a 10-year-old boy lost his peanut allergy following a bone marrow transplant for acute lymphocytic leukemia.
By John Ericson | Mon, 08/19/2013 - 20:08
The dietary limits imposed by gluten intolerance may be more restrictive than you think.
By Lizette Borreli | Thu, 08/15/2013 - 13:45
A commercial baby food diet in infants can leave them susceptible to food allergies by age two.
By Anthony Rivas | Sun, 08/04/2013 - 15:46
Severe allergic reactions from insect stings could be better treated with venom immunotherapy, especially with the number of patients with these allergies increasing nationwide.
By John Ericson | Thu, 08/01/2013 - 21:47
A new app helps people with peanut allergies scan foods for allergens. The innovation also detects toxins, bacteria and other contamination.
By Justin Caba | Thu, 08/01/2013 - 17:58
Allermates are cartoon characters that can help warn someone if a child under their care has any type of allergy.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 07/30/2013 - 23:07
While there is no defined cause or cure for asthma, scientists have just discovered that both being female and being allergic to pets as a child, contributed to a higher likeliness of having asthma as a young adult.
By John Ericson | Tue, 07/30/2013 - 20:20
Caitlin Shetterly suffered from joint pain, rashes, fatigue, and insomnia. After years of misdiagnoses, allergist Paris Mansmann's advice to cut out genetically modified organisms finally worked.