American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology Annual Meeting

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Infants at risk for peanut allergy incur larger peanut skin prick test sizes

March 29, 2019
The size of the peanut skin prick test size increased over time in infants at risk for peanut allergy, according to an abstract presented at the…
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Probiotics do not improve children’s atopic dermatitis treatment

March 19, 2019
Supplementing atopic dermatitis treatment with probiotics does not benefit children, according to research presented at the American Academy of…
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Serology for mite sensitization screening could save $4B over 5 years

March 19, 2019
A simulation that used serology to screen children with asthma for mite sensitization saved more than $4 billion over 5 years, according to a poster…
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Flagging new referrals, reserving appointments reduces wait time for peanut allergy testing

March 19, 2019
Automatically flagging new referrals and reserving clinic and challenge appointments for infants allowed for faster scheduling of peanut allergy…
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Takhzyro safely reduces monthly attack rate in adolescents with hereditary angioedema

March 18, 2019
Takhzyro, a monoclonal antibody, was found to safely reduce monthly attack rates in adolescents with hereditary angioedema, according to research…
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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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Allergy & Asthma Network CEO shares top takeaways for PCPs from AAAAI annual meeting

March 11, 2019
New research on food allergy treatments, stewardship of oral corticosteroids, microbiome’s role in allergy development, and shared decision…
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Cesarean delivery linked to milk allergy, GERD in offspring

March 7, 2019
Children delivered by cesarean
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Asthma more common in opioid users

March 1, 2019
The prevalence of asthma was higher among patients with opioid dependence, according to findings presented at the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma…
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Viaskin peanut patch safe, well-tolerated in young children

March 1, 2019
The Viaskin peanut patch was well-tolerated and safe for young children with a peanut allergy, according to findings presented at the American…