A Chicago doctor was suspended by the Illinois regulators for giving unapproved modified vaccinations that reportedly included cat saliva and vodka.
McDonald's chicken nuggets and french fries, Reese's Peanut Butter Cups and Kellogg's Pop Tarts are some of the foods that contain traces of food additive TBHQ, which can cause you to develop food allergies.
Children who thumb-suck and bite their nails are less likely to develop allergies, scientists found.
A new study revealed that grasshoppers used to feed pet lizards carry allergens.
Exposure to farm dust is linked to protection against asthma and allergies. While the benefits of growing up on a farm have been known for some time now, a new study discovered a missing link.
It's allergy season, and as if everyone wasn't sneezing and wheezing enough, now new research says that allergy attacks could increase with climate change as the notorious ragweed pollen spreads.
Being a vet doesn't always seem like an exciting job. Sure, meeting and saving cute and furry friends has its own brand of gratification, but it's not the kind of work that will get your blood pumping. That's not so for Dr Scott Sims, a veterinarian who moved to Hawaii in 2001 to take on a whole new kind of work day.
Concerned parents might shy away from this at first, but researchers are now saying that if parents want to ensure that their child does not develop a peanut allergy, they should be feeding him or her products containing the infamous nuts from a very young age.
Food allergies can be confusing and even frightening, especially if you happen to have a particularly sensitive allergy, such as many nut allergies. For decades many victims of these conditions have always played it safe, steering clear of "may contain traces of..." labels. But wouldn't it be nice if they knew at what concentrations an ingredient is a threat? Researchers may now know for sure.
Heightened carbon levels could make allergy seasons near-insufferable for future generations. That's because more carbon dioxide may mean more pollen on the wind, according to a new study.
New research has shown that gut bacteria can protect against food allergies in mice - a discovery that's possibly the first step towards developing probiotic therapies against this untreatable condtion.
The bite of Lone Star ticks may be forcing thousands of people to never pick up a hamburger again. These ticks are sweeping across the Southeast United States, and have been associated with a severe allergy to red meat, according to doctors.
Allergy suffers everywhere rejoice! You may be staving off cancer without even realizing it. Antihistamine - the active components of many allergy drugs - may help fight certain kinds of cancer, according to a recent study.
The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) voted unanimously in favor (13-0) of recommending a new flu shot that does not contain eggs, making it possible for adults with egg allergies between the ages of 18-49 to receive the flu shot.
After 18 months of a continuously runny nose, Arizona resident Joe Nagy decided he had had enough once a wad of it splashed down onto his model airplane blueprints. Allergy medication didn’t help, however. As it turned out, what he thought was a sinus problem turned out to be much more severe and eventually required surgery.