Allergies News and Research

Latest Allergies News and Research

Food labels will have to list certain ingredients that people may be allergic to (allergens)

Food labels will have to list certain ingredients that people may be allergic to (allergens)

Seasons affect rates of asthma and eczema

Seasons affect rates of asthma and eczema

Cooking with gas increases risk of respiratory illness in young children

Cooking with gas increases risk of respiratory illness in young children

Health Canada is advising of a potential risk related to Pre-Pen, a penicillin allergy test

Health Canada is advising of a potential risk related to Pre-Pen, a penicillin allergy test

Harmless virus known as GBV-C slows the progression of HIV

Harmless virus known as GBV-C slows the progression of HIV

Nurse who developed a life-threatening allergy to latex awarded £350,000 compensation

Nurse who developed a life-threatening allergy to latex awarded £350,000 compensation

New tests to detect potentially fatal nut traces in food

New tests to detect potentially fatal nut traces in food

Soil-borne disease called allergic fungal sinusitis is on the rise

Soil-borne disease called allergic fungal sinusitis is on the rise

Inhibiting the expression of acidic mammalian chitinase (AMCase) may be effective in controlling asthma

Inhibiting the expression of acidic mammalian chitinase (AMCase) may be effective in controlling asthma

New target for control of early-stage asthma

New target for control of early-stage asthma

EU plan to reduce diseases caused by a polluted environment

EU plan to reduce diseases caused by a polluted environment

WHO welcomes G8 endorsement of the Global HIV Vaccine Enterprise

WHO welcomes G8 endorsement of the Global HIV Vaccine Enterprise

U.S.$2.8 to study a virus associated with respiratory infections

U.S.$2.8 to study a virus associated with respiratory infections

Remicade shows improvement in both the arthritis and psoriasis associated with psoriatic arthritis

Remicade shows improvement in both the arthritis and psoriasis associated with psoriatic arthritis

Study shows 82 percent of U.S. homes have mouse allergens

Study shows 82 percent of U.S. homes have mouse allergens

Discovery may help those susceptible to deep-vein thrombosis, strokes and recurrent miscarriages

Discovery may help those susceptible to deep-vein thrombosis, strokes and recurrent miscarriages

Summer advice for allergy and asthma sufferers

Summer advice for allergy and asthma sufferers

Genes that allow nerve cells to communicate may have come from bacteria eons ago

Genes that allow nerve cells to communicate may have come from bacteria eons ago

Microbes in your gut could be cause of allergies

Microbes in your gut could be cause of allergies

Double-punch approach to vaccine design more effective

Double-punch approach to vaccine design more effective