Allergy

In a Nutshell: Understanding Peanut Allergies

Peanuts are tasty treats, but they also can trigger serious allergic reactions in some people. So much so that they have been banned in some schools. If your child is allergic to peanuts, here’s what you need to know. LEARN MORE.


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Production issues have made EpiPens hard to find in some areas of the United States, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Wednesday.

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While allergists have long known that farm life helps prevent allergies in kids, new research shows the benefit might even extend to adults who live near a farm.

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An experimental peanut-allergy vaccine proved effective in mice, researchers say.

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Hay fever sufferers often choose the wrong medication for their seasonal sniffles, new research suggests.

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Babies who are given antacids or antibiotics during their first 6 months of life may have a sharply higher risk for allergies or asthma, a large new study warns.

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Though doctors recommend an early introduction to peanuts, many new moms prefer to delay giving them to their babies, researchers report.

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