Posted: Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:00:00 PDT
Allergy researchers at The University of British Columbia (UBC) have found that antibiotic use in early life alters gut bacteria and enhances future susceptibility to inflammatory lung disease.
Posted: Mon, 18 Aug 2014 01:00:00 PDT
When faced with pathogens, the immune system summons a swarm of cells made up of soldiers and peacekeepers. The peacekeeping cells tell the soldier cells to halt fighting when invaders are cleared.
Posted: Fri, 15 Aug 2014 08:00:00 PDT
Children who live in urban areas are more likely to experience allergies to milk, eggs and peanuts, according to a recent study from Johns Hopkins researchers.
Posted: Wed, 13 Aug 2014 00:00:00 PDT
For the millions of adults and children in the U.S. who have to shun nuts to avoid an allergic reaction, help could be on the way.
Posted: Fri, 25 Jul 2014 02:00:00 PDT
Stinging insects are as much a part of summer as pool parties and picnics. But don't let these uninvited guests spoil your family's fun.