Alpha-gal syndrome, the tick bite-related food allergy, is on the rise. New U.S. health data shows the condition may affect… Read more »
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When should I suspect that I’m allergic to alpha-gal?
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Dr. Scott Commins explains how tick-related meat allergy has spread, the role of animal fat in bad reactions, and promising progress toward a treatment.
Allergists discuss allergies to alpha-gal, a carbohydrate found in red meat.
Author John Grisham found himself caught in his own personal thriller, this one a frightening medical mystery.