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 | Fri, 10/25/2013 - 11:58
Tracy Kenny, a woman with a shoe allergy, is forced to return to work after receiving disability for 20 years.
By Nsikan Akpan | Fri, 08/09/2013 - 15:37
A family goldendoodle accompanies a seven-year-old girl to parties and school to protect her from a deadly nut allergy.
By Lizette Borreli | Thu, 08/08/2013 - 14:16
A c-section birth may leave a baby susceptible to low immunity due to lack of healthy gut bacteria.
By Christie Rizk | Mon, 05/20/2013 - 14:25
A new study suggests it may be possible to test for potential side effects of the Crohn's disease drug infliximab before treatment is administered.
By Nsikan Akpan | Wed, 05/15/2013 - 00:35
Denver hospital develops a blood test to protect against allergic reactions to hip and knee implants
By Lizette Borreli | Mon, 05/06/2013 - 11:43
The transfer of oral microbes modifies the threat of allergies in newborns, a new study suggests.
By Nsikan Akpan | Mon, 04/29/2013 - 18:25
Children who were born in the United States or moved there shortly after birth have a higher risk for allergic diseases.
By Ashik Siddique | Fri, 03/01/2013 - 21:39
A widely used method of measuring gluten levels is inaccurate – your gluten-free beer might not be as celiac-safe as you thought.
By Amber Moore | Mon, 12/03/2012 - 10:19
A study has found that pesticides in tap water might partially explain the rise of food allergies in the US.
By Makini Brice | Mon, 11/19/2012 - 15:06
As temperatures drop in many parts of the United States, one family has to battle a life-threatening allergy to cold.
By Christine Hsu | Fri, 11/09/2012 - 16:58
Just one from a tiny tick may cause people to develop an allergy to red meat, according to new research.
By Christine Hsu | Fri, 11/09/2012 - 11:59
Children who grow up in affluent households are more likely to develop peanut allergy compared those who live in poorer neighborhoods.