They’re the courageous food allergy parents and children testing therapies still in the experimental stages.
Toward Peanut Allergy Tolerance: Q&A with Dr. Mimi Tang
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.
Child’s Best Friend: The Dog Unleashed as the Surprising Allergy Preventer
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.
Sports Breathing Issues – Asthma or Not?
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?
Diet Secrets of Gluten-Free Athletes
Olympic swimming champ Dana Vollmer and other top competitors are powered to win – without gluten.
The Safe Way to Clean Your House with Allergies, Asthma
For many people with allergies and asthma, regular cleaning can help keep symptoms at bay. And there’s nothing quite like… Read more »
Using Sea Salt for Eczema Control
For mild cases of eczema, treatment with a common pantry item can help reduce redness and itching.
Nut Allergy and the Nail Salon
A quick manicure at your local nail salon or spa can be a relaxing pick-me-up, but don’t get too lulled… Read more »
The Allergens to Watch – Sesame to Lentils and More
From the Allergic Living archives; this popular article was first published in the magazine in 2010 and updated in 2016.… Read more »