Allergy & Immunology

Telemedicine Effective for Allergy Management

Telemedicine Effective for Allergy Management

Further research is needed, but the position statement authors support the use of telemedicine as a method of health care delivery.

Economic Efficacy of Allergen Immunotherapy for Allergic Rhinits, Venom Allergy

Economic Efficacy of Allergen Immunotherapy for Allergic Rhinits, Venom Allergy

A systematic review examined the safety and cost-effectiveness of allergen immunotherapy for allergic rhinitis, allergic asthma, food allergy, and venom allergy.

Delayed Anaphylaxis, Hypotension Following Tick Bite

Delayed Anaphylaxis, Hypotension Following Tick Bite

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Following multiple tick and mosquito bites, a male patient experienced severe anaphylaxis and hypotention following the ingestion of mammalian meat or dairy products.

Grass Pollen Allergic Rhinitis Symptoms Improved With Booster Immunotherapy

Grass Pollen Allergic Rhinitis Symptoms Improved With Booster Immunotherapy

Patients with recurrent grass pollen-induced allergic rhinitis benefit from ultra-short courses of booster immunotherapy.

New Dietary Supplement Relieves Allergy Symptoms

New Dietary Supplement Relieves Allergy Symptoms

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AllerVarx is a bilayer tablet that allows for controlled release of ingredients like quercetin and vitamin D3.

Gender Disparity in Asthma Linked to Testosterone

Gender Disparity in Asthma Linked to Testosterone

Testosterone blocks production of innate lymphoid cells, possibly explaining the gender disparity in asthma diagnoses.

Increase in Asthma and Allergy Symptoms Impacted by Climate Change

Increase in Asthma and Allergy Symptoms Impacted by Climate Change

The rise in asthma and allergy symptoms may be due to climate change which heightens the damage of airway cells by outdoor fungus.

Efficacy of Allergen Immunotherapy in Allergic Asthma

Efficacy of Allergen Immunotherapy in Allergic Asthma

Allergen immunotherapy (AIT) was shown to reduce short-term symptoms and medication scores.

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