Special Report: Top Research from the AAAAI/WAO Allergists’ Conference

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in Food Allergy, News, Peanut & Tree Nut
Published: March 14, 2018
Photo: Karras Photography

At the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology and World Allergy Organization Joint Congress held in Orlando in early March, thousands of allergists and related health providers from around the globe gathered to hear and debate new study results in allergy, asthma and immunology.

Allergic Living was there, and following is our journalists’ coverage of research highlights of the AAAAI/WAO conference.

Anaphylaxis in Very Young Kids Can Often Be Severe and Under-Recognized, Study Finds

• Red Meat Allergy Found to Be Mystery Trigger Behind Many Cases of Anaphylaxis

• Allergists Excited for Peanut Therapy That’s in Line for Approval

• Research Sheds Light on Which Kids Will Develop Peanut Allergy

• Tweens with Milk Allergy Often Shorter, Smaller Than Peers

• Development of EoE Linked with Eczema, Asthma and Food Allergy

• Researchers Reveal Link Between Penicillin Allergy Label and Severe Infections

• Folic Acid Levels in Newborns Linked to Food Allergy Risk

• Food Allergy Anxiety Limits 1st Graders’ Social Lives, Survey Finds