By John Ericson | Mon, 04/21/2014 - 16:14
As the polar vortex retreats north, the "pollen vortex" is set to pick up the slack.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 04/15/2014 - 12:39
The FDA's approval of Merck's Grastek ushers in a new era of grass allergy immunotherapy, as it's the second medication to be approved for grass allergies this month.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 04/02/2014 - 16:12
Stallergenes received Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its under-the-tongue pill, Oralair, to treat allergic rhinitis, otherwise known as hay fever.
By John Ericson | Tue, 04/01/2014 - 13:52
People with celiac disease or other types of gluten intolerance may soon find relief from symptoms, thanks to a molecule called elafin.
By John Ericson | Tue, 04/01/2014 - 13:08
Spring allergy flare-ups may be triggered by everyday stress elements, a new study finds.
By Matthew Mientka | Sun, 01/19/2014 - 18:17
The TellSpec is a device, akin to a "speed gun," that shines a beam of light onto food to measure caloric content, and search for allergens.
By John Ericson | Mon, 12/23/2013 - 16:17
Children of mothers who eat nuts during their pregnancy may have a lower risk of developing peanut and tree nut allergies.
By Justin Caba | Mon, 12/23/2013 - 13:14
Fourteen-year-old Emma Sloan, from Dublin, Ireland, died on a street corner surrounded by family and strangers after a pharmacist denied her mother the EpiPen needed to save her life.
By John Ericson | Mon, 12/16/2013 - 17:55
A pet dog allowed indoors protects against asthma and allergies by promoting healthy gut bacteria.
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.