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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.
New allergen working group in New Zealand

New allergen working group in New Zealand

Cells linked to asthma and eczema also help cure deadly illness in mice

Cells linked to asthma and eczema also help cure deadly illness in mice

Transport route explain why peanuts are one of the most allergenic foods

Transport route explain why peanuts are one of the most allergenic foods

Vaccine provides new hope to the millions of people who suffer from food allergies

Vaccine provides new hope to the millions of people who suffer from food allergies

Mast cells can provide protection from a potentially deadly condition known as sepsis

Mast cells can provide protection from a potentially deadly condition known as sepsis

Kids who outgrow peanut allergy need to eat peanut products at least once a month in order to maintain tolerance

Kids who outgrow peanut allergy need to eat peanut products at least once a month in order to maintain tolerance

Food allergies are a growing health and safety concern in the classroom

Food allergies are a growing health and safety concern in the classroom

Hospitals should use latex medical gloves with lower protein and powder levels to reduce latex sensitivity rather than synthetic alternatives

Hospitals should use latex medical gloves with lower protein and powder levels to reduce latex sensitivity rather than synthetic alternatives

Major campaign victory will create safer environments for children with food allergies

Major campaign victory will create safer environments for children with food allergies

Seafood is the most common food allergy in the U.S.

Seafood is the most common food allergy in the U.S.

Oral allergy syndrome, allergic response  from fruit

Oral allergy syndrome, allergic response from fruit

All Black urges allergy sufferers to play it safe

All Black urges allergy sufferers to play it safe

Discovery of  immune system malfunction that plays a profound role in food allergy

Discovery of immune system malfunction that plays a profound role in food allergy

Sainsbury's potato chips cause allergic reactions

Sainsbury's potato chips cause allergic reactions

Stong evidence for lower penicillin allergic reactions

Stong evidence for lower penicillin allergic reactions

More Americans allergic to seafood than any other food

More Americans allergic to seafood than any other food