American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology Annual Meeting

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Peanut desensitization achievable with low doses of maintenance oral immunotherapy

March 19, 2018
Long-term and lower maintenance doses of peanut oral immunotherapy are an effective form of protection against peanut allergy for those with
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Allergy to cow's milk negatively impacts pediatric weight, height

March 15, 2018
Children who experience a persistent allergy to cow’s milk are more likely to have a lower weight and height than children with peanut and
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Food allergy not associated with asthma-related ED use, hospitalization

March 15, 2018
Children who experience food allergies are not at an increased risk of using emergency care from EDs or hospitalization when compared with other
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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…
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Self-regulation intervention reduces asthma exacerbations in older adults

March 8, 2018
A self-management intervention helps older adults decrease asthma exacerbations and have better asthma control, according to findings presented at…
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Folic acid concentrations at birth may be associated with food allergy in children

March 8, 2018
Folic acid exposure in utero may be associated with food allergy development in children, according to research presented at the American Academy of…
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Atopic conditions increase risk of future pediatric eosinophilic esophagitis

March 6, 2018
Eosinophilic esophagitis is most likely to be experienced by children after atopic dermatitis, food allergy or asthma, with statistical concurrence
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Higher disease burden seen in patients with severe uncontrolled asthma

March 10, 2017
Patients with severe uncontrolled eosinophilic asthma faced costs of asthma-related health care and medications three to four times greater than…
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Web-based education for asthma, anaphylaxis improved quality of care

March 9, 2017
ATLANTA — Both pediatricians and allergists demonstrated improved quality of care for patients with asthma and anaphylaxis following web-based
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VIDEO: DBV Technologies VP discusses peanut allergy patch, other company products and trials

March 9, 2017
ATLANTA — Luis Salmun, MD, senior vice president, global medical affairs, DBV Technologies, outlined some of the projects in the…