Posted: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 02:00:00 PDT
The Chicago Public School (CPS) system used emergency epinephrine in 38 cases during the 2012-2013 school year and more than half of these cases were for first-time events.
Posted: Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 PDT
Next year, the European Commission is set to release guidelines for warning labels on products made with lavender oil, which reportedly can cause allergic reactions for some people.
Posted: Tue, 14 Oct 2014 02:00:00 PDT
Indoor air quality concerns more than just the fumes and smoke in the house. Dampness and mould pose health risks too, especially for people living with asthma.
Posted: Mon, 13 Oct 2014 00:00:00 PDT
Activated immune cells, shown in red and green, cluster at the site of an allergic skin rash. Scientists have learned that this inflammation can promote skin tumor formation if it persists.
Posted: Sat, 11 Oct 2014 00:00:00 PDT
Many children may become allergic to peanuts before they first eat them, and skin exposure may be contribute to early sensitization, according to a study in mice led by Mount Sinai researchers and...