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New Food Allergies: Not Just for Kids
Many new food allergies may develop during adulthood, a new study found.
Peanut Allergies May Be on the Rise
More children appear to be developing peanut allergies, a new study found.
Epinephrine: Rarely Used When Needed Most
Given at the right time, epinephrine can save lives, but many kids were not receiving this important medication when they needed it most, a new study found.
EpiPen Alternative Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to treat allergic reactions.
Some EpiPens Have Been Recalled
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released information on a recall of certain lots of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr Auto-Injectors.
New Rx Bites Back Against Dust Mites
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a medication to treat house dust mite allergies.
There's a New Allergy Med on Pharmacy Shelves
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a prescription allergy medication to make the switch to over-the-counter (OTC) availability.
How to Introduce Your Infant to Peanuts
If you do not know when or how to introduce peanut-containing foods to your infant, you are not alone.
Allergy Rx Moves to Over the Counter
There's a new over-the-counter (OTC) treatment option for those who have allergies.
Infants, Meet Peanuts
Introducing peanuts into your infant's diet may be a good idea after all, according to a new study.