Tag Archives: Allergy

New peanut allergy treatments show promise. But for me, it still seems risky

This is a Kaiser Health News story. Whenever I see a report touting possible new peanut allergy treatments, I devour it. I can’t help it. It’s an occupational hazard for any health journalist whose reporting specialty and medical history intertwine. I write about the business of health care, focusing on how consumers interact with the… Read More »

Woman Develops Donor's Peanut Allergy After Lung Transplant – Live Science

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Woman Develops Donor’s Peanut Allergy After Lung Transplant  Live Science Sometimes, you just really want a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. And, as long as you’re not allergic to the ingredients, that’s totally fine. At least, that’s what … "allergy|acne" – Google News

HEALTH TIPS: So you think you have an allergy? Find out – Sarasota Herald-Tribune

If you are dealing with symptoms such as hives or bloating, you may suspect a food allergy or sensitivity. But how can you determine which foods are causing the reactions?  If you search online for “food allergy testing,” you’ll find do-it-yourself test kits that claim to deliver comprehensive results (with a 100 percent money-back guarantee!).… Read More »