Allergies

Researchers have discovered that a blood test called the Basophil Activation Test ( BAT ) has the potential to predict...


Eylea ( Aflibercept ) injection has been recommended for approval by the European Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (...


A new study by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford has...


Grastek is an allergen extract for the treatment of grass pollen-induced allergic rhinitis with or without conjunctivitis. The efficacy of...


Eylea ( Aflibercept ) injection has been approved by the European Commission for the treatment of visual impairment due to...


New data on serious hypersensitivity reactions following Ferumoxytol administration are currently being reviewed by the European Medicines Agency ( EMA...


Indoor air pollution from a range of household cooking fuels has been implicated in the development and exacerbation of respiratory...


A Europe-wide review of intravenous Iron products for iron deficiency and anaemia has recommended strengthened measures are taken to manage...


The European Medicines Agency’s Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use ( CHMP ) has completed its review of intravenous...


About 90% of children with two copies of a common genetic variation and who wheezed when they caught a cold...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Invokana ( Canagliflozin ) for the treatment of adults with...


A clinical study of cardiac patients who suffered an allergic reaction to the widely-prescribed drug Clopidogrel ( Plavix ), found...


Food allergies are more common among people with asthma and may contribute to asthma attacks, according to one of the...


In a commentary published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal ( CMAJ ), Abby Lippman, an epidemiologist at McGill University...


Researchers have discovered that histamine, the inflammatory compound released during allergic reactions that causes runny nose, watery eyes, and wheezing,...


A steady rise in autoimmune diseases such as multiple sclerosis has been noted in recent decades, and environmental factors could...


Approximately 9% of children with an allergy to tree nuts will outgrow their allergy, including children who have previously experienced...


Researchers are closely studying the link between inflammatory processes and tumor formation, while others are investigating anti-inflammatory drugs as a...


Researchers at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center have found that allergies and asthma that stimulate inflammation...


There is a lower incidence of cardiovascular disease and cancer in Asia where people smoke heavily, which may be accounted...