Safest way to dine out for those with food allergies is using up to 15 strategies

Related video People with food allergies know eating at a restaurant means using multiple strategies to make sure your order doesn’t contain something that could send you to the hospital with anaphylaxis — a severe life-threatening reaction. New research being presented at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) Annual Scientific Meeting examined […]

Researchers find no link between childhood vaccination and risk of allergy

Related video Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden, having compared the development of allergies in children with and without the recommended vaccinations, find no support for the claim that childhood vaccination can increase the risk of allergy. The study is published in EClinicalMedicine, a new open access journal published by The Lancet. “Even though Sweden […]

How to manage a polyester allergy

Related video What is a polyester allergy? Symptoms Treatment Prevention Contributing factors Takeaway Polyester is a synthetic fiber present in a lot of clothing and other fabrics. In some people, coming into direct contact with polyester-based fabrics can cause a skin reaction. In this article, we look at the symptoms, treatment, and prevention of a […]