They’re the courageous food allergy parents and children testing therapies still in the experimental stages.
Researchers in Australia have introduced a game-changing idea in the hunt for a peanut allergy cure. They combined a large daily dose of specific probiotics with oral immunotherapy to find out whether this would effectively treat peanut allergy.
A number of recent studies have revealed that exposing children to a dog in the early years helps protect allergies from developing later in life.
Q: My teenage son had a second spell of bad breathing during a school basketball game. Even when he stopped playing, it felt like somebody was sitting on his chest. Could this be due to asthma?
Olympic swimming champ Dana Vollmer and other top competitors are powered to win – without gluten.
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For mild cases of eczema, treatment with a common pantry item can help reduce redness and itching.
From the Allergic Living archives; this popular article was first published in the magazine in 2010 and updated in 2016.… Read more »