Can allergies cause a fever?

Can allergies cause fever? Symptoms of an allergy Symptoms of a cold or flu How to know if it is a cold or an allergy? Can a cold or flu cause allergies? Allergy treatments Conclusions People may call some allergies ‘hay fever,’ but do allergies cause cold and flu symptoms? Allergies can cause symptoms that […]

How do you treat an allergic reaction?

What is an allergic reaction? Treating allergic reactions Antihistamines Nasal decongestants Anti-inflammatory medication Avoid the allergen Use a saline sinus rinse Treating environmental allergies Treating allergies on the skin Treating severe allergies Natural remedies for allergic reactions Identifying and treating anaphylaxis Allergy symptoms Outlook Allergies are a common cause of illness and can occur at […]

New award will help research into immune system differences that trigger food allergies

Adora A. Lin, M.D., Ph.D., an attending physician in Children’s department of Allergy and Immunology, was awarded $240,000 to improve understanding of how children’s immune systems tolerate or react to certain food allergens–sometimes triggering a cascade of side effects that can be fatal. The three-year American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) Foundation award […]

Where to go for gluten-free fast food

Fast-food restaurants for gluten-free food Chick-fil-A Arby’s Chipotle McDonald’s In-N-Out Burger Chili’s Burger King Are gluten-free options trustworthy? Summary Eating a gluten-free diet does not mean a person has to give up fast food. More and more major fast-food chains are now offering gluten-free options. Many fast-food chains specialize in breaded or fried foods, and […]

Peanut Allergy Vaccine Works — in Mice

WEDNESDAY, April 11, 2018 — An experimental peanut-allergy vaccine proved effective in mice, researchers say. The vaccine protected allergic mice from reactions such as itchy skin and breathing problems when they were exposed to peanuts two weeks after their final vaccine dose, according to the University of Michigan researchers. The vaccine is administered by nose […]