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Anaphylaxis is an acute multi-system severe type I hypersensitivity reaction. Due in part to the variety of definitions, between 1% and 15% of the population of the United States can be considered "at risk" for having an anaphylactic reaction if they are exposed to one or more allergens. Of those people who actually experience anaphylaxis, up to 1% may die as a result.
Specific NSAIDs are metabolized by acyl-CoA synthetases leading to liver toxicity

Specific NSAIDs are metabolized by acyl-CoA synthetases leading to liver toxicity

Is your covid vaccine venue prepared to handle rare, life-threatening reactions?

Is your covid vaccine venue prepared to handle rare, life-threatening reactions?

COVID vaccines appear safe and effective, but key questions remain

COVID vaccines appear safe and effective, but key questions remain

ACAAI releases guidance related to risk of allergic reactions to Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine

ACAAI releases guidance related to risk of allergic reactions to Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine

FDA expands approved indication for influenza treatment to include post-exposure prevention

FDA expands approved indication for influenza treatment to include post-exposure prevention

FDA schedules meeting to discuss emergency use authorization of COVID-19 vaccine from Pfizer

FDA schedules meeting to discuss emergency use authorization of COVID-19 vaccine from Pfizer

Allergy charities encourage parents, teachers to ‘Check It, Don’t Chance It’ to safeguard allergic children

Allergy charities encourage parents, teachers to ‘Check It, Don’t Chance It’ to safeguard allergic children

Powerful antimicrobial molecules engineered from toxic proteins in wasp venom

Powerful antimicrobial molecules engineered from toxic proteins in wasp venom

Holidays linked to severe spike in nut allergies among children

Holidays linked to severe spike in nut allergies among children

Allergic immune response against bacteria is not pathological but protective

Allergic immune response against bacteria is not pathological but protective

Inflammatory protein produced by mast cells contributes to fibrosis in gastric cancer

Inflammatory protein produced by mast cells contributes to fibrosis in gastric cancer

Cognitive behavioral therapy helps food allergic children with severe phobia of anaphylaxis

Cognitive behavioral therapy helps food allergic children with severe phobia of anaphylaxis

Human genome may explain the neonatal origins of chronic immune and inflammatory diseases

Human genome may explain the neonatal origins of chronic immune and inflammatory diseases

Pandemic-inspired food labeling raises alarms for those with food allergies

Pandemic-inspired food labeling raises alarms for those with food allergies

New drug can prevent life-threatening anaphylaxis, shows study

New drug can prevent life-threatening anaphylaxis, shows study

Study may help to improve diagnosis and treatment of allergies

Study may help to improve diagnosis and treatment of allergies

The nutritional key to control autoimmunity and cancer

The nutritional key to control autoimmunity and cancer

Milk allergy - is it overdiagnosed?

Milk allergy - is it overdiagnosed?

Milk allergy guidelines may be linked to overdiagnosis in babies and children

Milk allergy guidelines may be linked to overdiagnosis in babies and children

Transferring knowledge, not anxiety, can help food-allergic children cope with their fears

Transferring knowledge, not anxiety, can help food-allergic children cope with their fears