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FDA approves Dupixent for chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps

June 26, 2019
The FDA approved Dupixent for use with other medicines to treat patients with chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps, the agency, Regeneron…

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Unique form of chronic rhinosinusitis identified in older patients

April 1, 2019
A unique inflammatory signature among older patients with chronic rhinosinusitis may make them less responsive to steroid treatment, according to…

Meeting News

Dupixent improves symptoms of severe chronic rhinosinusitis

March 12, 2019
Patients with severe chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps treated with Dupixent showed improvements in nasal polyp size, nasal congestion…

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Intranasal Steroid Therapy for Allergic Rhinitis

Pediatric Annals, January 2019, Volume 48 Issue 1
Allergic rhinitis (AR) is a common medical condition in children. It is associated with significant morbidity because symptoms can adversely affect…

In the Journals

Tonsillectomies, adenoidectomies increase risk of later disease in children

June 27, 2018
Pediatric tonsillectomies and adenoidectomies increase the risk of upper respiratory tract diseases and slightly increase the risk for other

Managing seasonal allergies: What primary care physicians need to know

May 2, 2018
A majority of patients with seasonal allergies self-select medication to treat their rhinitis symptoms without consulting with a health care provider…

Meeting News

Maternal race, vitamin D intake impact offspring allergy, asthma

March 20, 2018
Prenatal vitamin D status and a mother’s race affected their children’s allergy and some pulmonology outcomes, according to two studies…

Meeting News

Olopatadine, mometasone combination improves seasonal allergic rhinitis

March 9, 2018
A nasal spray that combines olopatadine and mometasone is safe and improves symptoms of seasonal allergic rhinitis, according to findings presented…

Meeting News

Allergies linked to increased risk for eosinophilic esophagitis

March 5, 2018
Patients who have other allergic diseases are more likely to develop eosinophilic esophagitis, according to research presented at the 2018 American…

ACAAI annual meeting to showcase new discoveries, treatments

October 6, 2017
Healio.com/Allergy will present live coverage of the 75th American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology annual meeting from Boston beginning…

In the Journals

Researchers propose new criteria for diagnosing acute rhinosinusitis in adults

July 12, 2017
Integrating signs, symptoms and C-reactive protein is one way to diagnose acute rhinosinusitis and acute bacterial rhinosinusitis in adults with…

Absorption level of daily intranasal corticosteroids has wide range, is product dependent

June 22, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — Although some may be concerned about the use of intranasal corticosteroids for the treatment of allergic rhinitis because to…

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Parental separation in childhood linked to increased risk for common cold in adulthood

June 19, 2017
Children of parents who were separated and did not communicate with each other were three times as likely to develop common cold symptoms following…

In the Journals

Parents uncertain of dosage, labeling in OTC allergy medication for children

May 19, 2017
While more than half of parents reported they administered over-the-counter allergy medicine to their child, 15% of parents gave their child…

In the Journals

Shortened dose of immunotherapy ineffective in allergic rhinitis

February 17, 2017
Two years of sublingual grass pollen therapy is not enough to improve nasal responses in patients with moderate to severe allergen rhinitis…

In the Journals

Provider-based data reveal greater asthma, reduced eczema rates

September 28, 2016
Provider-based diagnosis data yielded an association between food allergy and the development of respiratory allergy, along with lower rates of…

Meeting News Coverage

Antibiotics in early life linked with increased risk for allergy

September 7, 2016
Exposure to antibiotics in early life is associated with an increased later risk for both eczema and hay fever, according to data presented at the…

FDA News

FDA approves store brand equivalent for Flonase

June 2, 2016
The FDA recently approved a store brand equivalent of Flonase, fluticasone propionate 50 mcg spray, for over-the-counter treatment of hay fever and…

In the Journals

Uncontrolled asthma prior to AIT seen in HDM allergy patients

May 13, 2016
A majority of patients in this study who underwent allergen immunotherapy for house dust mites showed house dust mite-allergic rhinitis-associated…

In the Journals

Inflammatory endotypes help to identify chronic rhinosinusitis

April 12, 2016
Researchers in this study identified correlations between phenotypes and inflammatory endotypes in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis which may aid…