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Hives (or Urticaria) are a kind of skin rash notable for dark red, raised, itchy bumps. Hives are frequently caused by allergic reactions; however, there are many non-allergic causes.
Dermatologist offers tips to help soothe itchy skin

Dermatologist offers tips to help soothe itchy skin

Experts characterize racial and ethnic differences in food allergies among U.S. children

Experts characterize racial and ethnic differences in food allergies among U.S. children

Medical experts offer new tips to avoid getting sick during flu season

Medical experts offer new tips to avoid getting sick during flu season

Novartis gets three FDA approvals for expanded use of biologic drug to treat rare autoinflammatory diseases

Novartis gets three FDA approvals for expanded use of biologic drug to treat rare autoinflammatory diseases

Penicillin allergy testing: an interview with Dr. Eric Macy

Penicillin allergy testing: an interview with Dr. Eric Macy

NPS MedicineWise urges child care centres to increase awareness around misuse of antibiotics in young children

NPS MedicineWise urges child care centres to increase awareness around misuse of antibiotics in young children

Honeybee study finds link between social behavior and circadian rhythms

Honeybee study finds link between social behavior and circadian rhythms

TARGET My Hives app for people impacted by chronic urticaria now available in Android, iOS systems

TARGET My Hives app for people impacted by chronic urticaria now available in Android, iOS systems

Specific commercial red algae could help combat food allergies

Specific commercial red algae could help combat food allergies

Food-triggered atopic dermatitis in children may lead to life-threatening anaphylaxis risk

Food-triggered atopic dermatitis in children may lead to life-threatening anaphylaxis risk

Common misconception about penicillin allergies

Common misconception about penicillin allergies

Researchers observe worrisome increase in anaphylaxis rate

Researchers observe worrisome increase in anaphylaxis rate

Vanderbilt's A.S.A.P sees increase in number of patients treated for alpha-gal syndrome

Vanderbilt's A.S.A.P sees increase in number of patients treated for alpha-gal syndrome

Anthim (obiltoxaximab) injection approved for treatment of inhalational anthrax

Anthim (obiltoxaximab) injection approved for treatment of inhalational anthrax

Orexigen Therapeutics, Valeant Pharmaceuticals sign distribution agreement for Mysimba

Orexigen Therapeutics, Valeant Pharmaceuticals sign distribution agreement for Mysimba

NIH researchers identify genetic mutation responsible for vibratory urticaria

NIH researchers identify genetic mutation responsible for vibratory urticaria

Simple method to purify cashew allergens could help scientists better understand allergic reactions

Simple method to purify cashew allergens could help scientists better understand allergic reactions

American Academy of Dermatology releases Chronic Hives Patient App

American Academy of Dermatology releases Chronic Hives Patient App

Majority of people not allergic to intravenous penicillins, say ACAAI allergists

Majority of people not allergic to intravenous penicillins, say ACAAI allergists

New research shows siblings of children with food allergies have sensitivity, but not true allergy

New research shows siblings of children with food allergies have sensitivity, but not true allergy