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Peanut Allergy Death: Natalie Giorgi, 13, Dies At Camp Sacramento After ... - Medical Daily

Peanut Allergy Death: Natalie Giorgi, 13, Dies At Camp Sacramento After ... - Medical Daily | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
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When people with the allergy come in contact with peanuts, it can cause anaphylaxis.
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Tragic... I certainly hope AllergyAble can gain more recognition and help prevent things like this from occurring.  Condolences to this family.

 

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Allergic to gummy bears? Be cautious getting the flu shot - Medical Xpress

Allergic to gummy bears? Be cautious getting the flu shot - Medical Xpress | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
Allergic to gummy bears? Be cautious getting the flu shot
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There is a misconception about allergies and the flu shot, with many believing those with an egg allergy should not receive the vaccination.
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Do those of you with egg allergies receive the flu shot?

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Twitter / wendy_wjmurphy: Mountain Mambo to an allergy-free ...

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Mountain Mambo to an allergy-free tune as you snack! Earn money for buying @enjoylifefoods with @IbottaApp! http://t.co/m4IFqDlJUV
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The Best Way to Protect Against Allergies? Start While in the Womb - TIME (blog)

The Best Way to Protect Against Allergies? Start While in the Womb - TIME (blog) | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
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The Best Way to Protect Against Allergies? Start While in the Womb
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What food allergy sufferers don't know can kill them - Daily Journal Online

What food allergy sufferers don't know can kill them - Daily Journal Online | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
What food allergy sufferers don't know can kill them
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DEAR ABBY: I am a 25-year-old woman with a food allergy.
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Knowledge is your best protection sometimes.

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House Passes Bill To Protect Students At Risk For Fatal Allergic Reactions - Forbes

House Passes Bill To Protect Students At Risk For Fatal Allergic Reactions - Forbes | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
13WHAM-TV House Passes Bill To Protect Students At Risk For Fatal Allergic Reactions Forbes Roe in his press release explained that “you can never be too careful when protecting the life of a child and this legislation will ensure we're taking...
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Bill urges schools to stock anti-allergy drug

Bill urges schools to stock anti-allergy drug | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House on Tuesday passed legislation aimed at helping schools better prepare for severe, sometimes life-threatening, allergic (Bill encourages U.S.
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Polls

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Anaphylaxis Canada Poll of the Month (Answered our July poll yet? How many epinephrine auto-injectors do you bring with you on vacation?
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Customizing Anaphylaxis Guidelines for Emergency... [J Emerg Med. 2013] - PubMed - NCBI

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Mealworms on Menu Seen as Risk to Diners With Shellfish Allergy - Bloomberg

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Mealworms on Menu Seen as Risk to Diners With Shellfish Allergy
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Eating mealworms, insect larvae seen as an alternative to beef and pork, may pose a risk to people allergic to shellfish or dust mites, Dutch researchers said.
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Tips About How To Properly Cope With Allergies

 

This is a undeniable fact that American spend roughly 90% of spare time outside. However, a lot more than 50& are afflicted by allergies. In the event you are among the millions who are suffering from allergies, you are able to vouch for your discomfort and difficulty of allergic symptoms. It really is far away from impossible to experience life while working with an allergy problem. There are some handy tips outlined below that makes it easier. Shower from top to bottom before climbing into bed for your evening. While you do things throughout the day, your own hair and skin get pollen as well as other allergens. In the event you don't wash them off, they could cause a hypersensitive reaction when you are sleeping. All you want do is perform a quick wash, and you will definitely feel much better over time. Drugstore shelves are loaded with lots of allergy medications and antihistamines, but no product provides relief in just about every allergy sufferer. You can purchase a little size or ask your doctor to provide you with a sample. If a person medication fails to resolve your issue, you might be able to try another without feeling which you have squandered excessive money. For those who have allergies, stay away from items containing color or dyes, since they are common allergy triggers. Even something as basic as toilet paper might be a problem if you are using a brand name which has dyes inside it. Choose plain white products moving forward, and create a indicate observe whether there exists a decrease in your symptoms. You will find natural treatments that individuals can perform in working with their allergies. It really is easy to fight of numerous allergic symptoms with natural treatments. The secret is to get the one which fits your life-style. When they enable you to breathe easier, then you definitely found a success! Olive trees are employed for decoration in lots of states within the western Usa These trees, however, have one drawback: they may be veritable pollen factories. Learning how to recognize this tree can help prepare you to definitely protect yourself from the allergy-producing properties. Many folks decrease the pollen within their environment by managing a hose around the problem tree for a number of minutes every day. Clearly, whatever the fact many Americans experience allergies, our company is still a nation that enjoys period in open spaces. This short article must have given you a few recommendations regardless of what type of allergies you might have.

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Milk Allergy Therapy Needs More Research - Drugs.com MedNews

Milk Allergy Therapy Needs More Research - Drugs.com MedNews | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
A treatment in which progressively larger servings of milk are given to children with milk allergies provides long-term protection for some youngsters, but othe.
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(EN)-(EL)-(PDF) – Food allergy dictionary | food-info.net

"A useful glossary in PDF format related to food allergies. allergy αλλεργία allergen αλλεργιογόνο allergen-free δεν περιέχει αλλεργιογόνα allergic αλλεργικός/ή"


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Protect Your Child with Food Allergies from Bullies | I Told You I Was Sick

Protect Your Child with Food Allergies from Bullies | I Told You I Was Sick | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
Does your child have food allergies? It is estimated that 30% of children with food allergies are bullied in sometimes life-threatening ways. Protect your...
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Allergy Notes: Tragic: Man died of food allergy in jail (CNN report)

Allergy Notes: Tragic: Man died of food allergy in jail (CNN report) | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
Tragic: Man died of food allergy in jail (CNN report) http://t.co/1uiH535hqP #asthma #allergy #health
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Always a sad story, no matter who it is...

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Defining allergy fact from fiction

Defining allergy fact from fiction | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
From gluten allergy and hypoallergenic pets, to avoiding the flu shot because of an egg allergy, there are a lot of common myths and misconceptions about allergies.
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There are a ton of misconceptions about allergies, but there is merit to some - what do you think about this article?

 

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Your 12 Worst Allergy Mistakes - ABC News

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Allergies are the worst. A stuffy nose, itchy eyes, coughing, and other allergy symptoms can make life a misery. But is your own cluelessness contributing to the problem?
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Swedish teen dead after eating tacos - The Local

Swedish teen dead after eating tacos - The Local | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
A 16-year-old Swedish girl in eastern Sweden has died from an allergic reaction following a meal of tacos, with her family members now claiming that Swedish food needs clearer packaging contents.
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So sad, and so avoidable with stricter labelling laws.  Our condolences go out to the family of Elin Wahlgren.

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Genetically Modified Corn - Allergies to GMO Corn - ELLE

Genetically Modified Corn - Allergies to GMO Corn - ELLE | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
One woman's story of discovering she's allergic to genetically modified corn. ... Expose monsanto, bayer, dow, syngenta, BASF, etc. They are killing you and everyone you know everyday by putting pure toxic poison, ...

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Alison D. Gilbert's curator insight, August 1, 2013 9:01 PM

We will be seeing more and more stories like this as genetic modification invades food production. We must not allow this to happen. It is time for a grassroots global food rEvolution.

Alison D. Gilbert's curator insight, August 1, 2013 9:46 PM

This essentially crystalizes what happens to people from genetically modified food. 

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Allergy Notes: Risk factors and characteristics of respiratory and allergic phenotypes in early childhood

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Allergy Notes: Risk factors and characteristics of respiratory and allergic phenotypes in early childhood http://t.co/quct9PUOlq
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Anaphylaxis - National Library of Medicine - PubMed Health

Anaphylaxis - National Library of Medicine - PubMed Health | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
Anaphylaxis is a life-threatening type of allergic reaction.
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What Causes Sun Allergy?

What Causes Sun Allergy? | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
Do people really have sun allergy? Sun sensitivity is more common than you think. Learn how to treat sun allergy easily and naturally.
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Food allergy causes head and neck itchiness in cats - Reading Eagle

Food allergy causes head and neck itchiness in cats - Reading Eagle | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
Food allergy causes head and neck itchiness in cats
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Cats with food allergies experience year-round itchiness, usually involving the head, ears and neck, though the entire body can be affected.
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Allergy/Immunology News - High-dose sublingual immunotherapy with single-dose aqueous grass pollen extract in children is effective and safe: A double-blind, placebo-controlled study |4192703

Allergy/Immunology News - High-dose sublingual immunotherapy with single-dose aqueous grass pollen extract in children is effective and safe: A double-blind, placebo-controlled study |4192703 | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
Allergy/Immunology Medical Article: High-dose sublingual immunotherapy with single-dose aqueous grass pollen extract in children is effective and safe: A double-blind, placebo-controlled study (Conjunctivitus + grass reared kids Allergy- High-dose...

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 09/21/2012

Wahn U et al. – This study confirmed that this sublingual immunotherapy (SLIT) preparation significantly reduced symptoms and medication use in children with grass pollen–allergic rhinoconjunctivitis. The preparation showed significant effects on allergen–specific antibodies, was well tolerated, and appeared to be a valid therapeutic option in children allergic to grass pollen.


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Food allergies in Canada: teach children to be careful, not fearful

Food allergies in Canada: teach children to be careful, not fearful | Food Allergies | Scoop.it
Not all children with tree nut allergies are allergic to acorns, which are not a common tree nut allergy.

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AllergyAble's curator insight, July 22, 2013 11:42 AM

Close to home - and a great read!