Allergy, Immunology, and ENT

Childhood wheezing may protect against future allergy

September 08, 2020

An Australian study examines how childhood wheezing can impact the development of allergies.

Can exposure to dust mite allergens in breast milk fight against food allergies?

September 03, 2020

A research team in Australia has tied early exposure dust mite allergens through breast milk to later development of food allergies.

What to consider with pediatric allergies

September 03, 2020

Contemporary Pediatrics sat down with Margaret T. Redmond, MD, a pediatric allergist at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, to discuss how to manage allergies in general pediatric practice and when to seek help.

Multiple nut allergies more common than previously thought

August 05, 2020

Children who are allergic to 1 type of nut are often allergic to multiple nuts or seeds, according to a recent report.

Gut bacterium linked to decreased food allergy risk

August 05, 2020

A recent study in Australia investigates whether a probiotic could help reduce food allergy development.

Less than 1/3 of pediatricians implemented recent peanut allergy guidelines

July 20, 2020

The 2017 guideline update represented a paradigm shift in tackling peanut allergies. An investigation takes a look at how well pediatricians have implemented the change.