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Food allergies occur when the immune system identifies the proteins contained within food as foreign bodies and mounts an attack in the same way as it does when microbes and bacteria are detected.
The Ronald Weiser Center for Prostate Cancer to be established with $30 million gift

The Ronald Weiser Center for Prostate Cancer to be established with $30 million gift

Clear, specific product labeling for sesame is crucial to prevent anaphylaxis

Clear, specific product labeling for sesame is crucial to prevent anaphylaxis

Immune cells play a much larger role in the onset of allergies than previously thought

Immune cells play a much larger role in the onset of allergies than previously thought

Allergens in breastmilk could be the key for child's immune system education and allergy prevention

Allergens in breastmilk could be the key for child's immune system education and allergy prevention

COVID-19 vaccine-related allergies are rare, typically mild and treatable, finds study

COVID-19 vaccine-related allergies are rare, typically mild and treatable, finds study

World renowned immunologist named chief of Feinberg's Division of Allergy and Immunology

World renowned immunologist named chief of Feinberg's Division of Allergy and Immunology

Blunted antiviral responses in the nasopharynx may underlie severe COVID-19

Blunted antiviral responses in the nasopharynx may underlie severe COVID-19

Exposure to beneficial microorganisms is not affected by targeted hygiene or cleaning

Exposure to beneficial microorganisms is not affected by targeted hygiene or cleaning

Dupilumab considerably reduced asthma exacerbations in young children, shows VOYAGE trial

Dupilumab considerably reduced asthma exacerbations in young children, shows VOYAGE trial

People with venom allergies are more likely to have bone marrow disorder

People with venom allergies are more likely to have bone marrow disorder

Long COVID also affects children, study finds

Long COVID also affects children, study finds

Changes to infant gut bacteria and food allergies are linked to C-section birth, ethnicity

Changes to infant gut bacteria and food allergies are linked to C-section birth, ethnicity

Michigan Medicine to kick off first national study on allergic reactions to COVID-19 vaccines

Michigan Medicine to kick off first national study on allergic reactions to COVID-19 vaccines

NIH-funded clinical trial begins study of systemic allergic reactions to COVID-19 vaccines

NIH-funded clinical trial begins study of systemic allergic reactions to COVID-19 vaccines

Research offers new clues about the underlying mechanisms of itch

Research offers new clues about the underlying mechanisms of itch

Scientists estimate the amount of peanut protein that will elicit an allergic reaction

Scientists estimate the amount of peanut protein that will elicit an allergic reaction

New study to identify prenatal and early childhood markers of high risk for food allergy and eczema

New study to identify prenatal and early childhood markers of high risk for food allergy and eczema

Study: Parents of children with food allergies experience worry, anxiety and stress

Study: Parents of children with food allergies experience worry, anxiety and stress

New mothers need dietary guidance when providing breast milk to children with food allergy

New mothers need dietary guidance when providing breast milk to children with food allergy

Frequent moisturization of infants can lead to food allergies

Frequent moisturization of infants can lead to food allergies