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Solution to Prevent Nut Allergy Problem

Authint Mail – Every three minutes, a food allergy reaction sends someone to the emergency room, according to FARE (Food Allergy Research & Education).

http://www.authintmail.com/article/health/solution-prevent-nut-allergy-problem

 

Mom Pushing for New State Law: PB&Js can Kill my Daughter

KATU – PORTLAND, Ore. — Every school in the state would better accommodate children with food allergies, if some Oregon moms get their way. They’re 

http://www.katu.com/news/local/Mom-pushing-for-new-state-law-PBJs-can-kill-my-daughter-241752931.html

 

Rotation Diet 101 for Food Allergies and Intolerances

BlogHer (blog) – Allergists sometimes advise individuals with multiple food allergies to use a rotation diet to help manage their food allergies. There are many variants 

http://www.blogher.com/rotation-diet-101-food-allergies-and-intolerances?wrap=blogher-topics/food&crumb=15

 

Parents in Action:  Battling Allergies

ABC Action News – There is no real cure for allergies, but it is possible to relieve symptoms. They’re not used for food allergies, and someone with food allergies must 

http://www.abcactionnews.com/dpp/lifestyle/family/parents-in-action-battling-allergies

 

What is a Food Allergy (FA)?

Michigan State University Extension – Food allergies have become more common in the past decade. Only a small amount of foods are the cause of 90 percent of allergic food reactions.

http://msue.anr.msu.edu/news/what_is_a_food_allergy_fa

 

Researchers develop 3 Hypallergenic Variants of PRU P 3 Protein

News-Medical.net – Nowadays, allergy affects over 25% of the population of developed countries. Currently, the treatment of food allergy consists of avoiding the intake of 

http://www.news-medical.net/news/20140120/Researchers-develop-3-hypoallergenic-variants-of-Pru-p-3-protein.aspx

 

Flu Shot:  New Options, Guidelines for those with Egg Allergy

WTOP – “The main reason is that many children who have a food allergy may also have asthma,” he says. “And it is not recommended that any child with 

http://www.wtop.com/267/3545726/Flu-shot-New-options-guidelines-for-those-with-egg-allergy

 

Peanuts a Common Food Allergen

Daytona Beach News Journal- Most cases of food allergies occur when someone with a genetic predisposition produces specific antibodies to a certain protein of a particular food.

http://www.news-journalonline.com/article/20140113/COLUMNS/140119933/1065?Title=Peanuts-most-common-food-allergen-#gsc.tab=0

 

 

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