The number of reactions requiring stock epinephrine tripled over 5 years.
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Epinephrine auto-injectors remain first line of defense for anaphylaxis, and technique can be adjusted to compensate.
Exposure comes from touching surfaces and then accidentally ingesting peanut, researchers say.
Expanded survey looked at more than 6,500 elementary, middle and high schools.
Highly positive results seen for early peanut and egg introduction, but more study needed on other allergens.
Doctors may soon have a new treatment option for patients suffering from mild to moderate eczema after a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory ointment showed promising results in trials.
In a long-term follow-up study, oral immunotherapy (OIT) patients who were treated for up to five food allergies were able to maintain a high level of desensitization to their allergens, even those taking very low “doses” of their allergens.