Patients with hereditary angioedema experienced a significant reduction in attack rates when treated with lanadelumab.
Intranasal corticosteroids are the current guideline-preferred treatment recommendation for nasal congestion.
A first look at what will be presented at the 2018 Joint Congress of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology and the World Allergy Organization.
The dietary inflammatory index was used to examine the risk for current wheeze with a proinflammatory diet in adults and children.
Children who received oral prednisolone vs placebo for virus-associated wheeze had a shorter length of hospital stay.
Timing of birth may increase risk for asthma or atopic dermatitis.
Indoor allergens are much higher in day-care centers than in homes.
A prospective study evaluated whether chronic exposure to air pollution increased risk for pregnancy loss.
Investigators sought to determine the association between food allergies and the development of asthma.
Atopic dermatitis without concomitant allergic sensitization in children is not associated an increased risk for asthma.
FlutiCare OTC can relieve both indoor and outdoor allergy symptoms caused by pollen, dust, and animal dander.
The 2006 CHEST management algorithms for acute, subacute, and chronic cough appear to be useful in treating adults globally.
Exclusive breastfeeding may have a protective effect against flexural dermatitis development in infants, but appears to have no long-term effect on measures of asthma.
The American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology has issued updated guidelines on seasonal allergic rhinitis treatment.
Further research is needed, but the position statement authors support the use of telemedicine as a method of health care delivery.
Over 10 years, patients with local allergic rhinitis show worsening of rhinitis, development of asthma, and poor quality of life.
Clinical symptoms of pneumonia should be identified quickly in pediatric patients to prevent inappropriate therapy.
A systematic review examined the safety and cost-effectiveness of allergen immunotherapy for allergic rhinitis, allergic asthma, food allergy, and venom allergy.
Cyproheptadine is used to treat various allergic reactions.
Nasal hyperreactivity was predictive of treatment success.
Allergic and nonallergic rhinitis guidelines include the latest updates from BSACI for diagnosing and managing children and adults.
A study of 65 patients examined the efficacy of using serum periostin as a biomarker for asthma with comorbid upper airway disease.
BMI is causally related to higher prevalence of asthma, but not hay fever or allergy.
Following multiple tick and mosquito bites, a male patient experienced severe anaphylaxis and hypotention following the ingestion of mammalian meat or dairy products.
Rules integrating signs, symptoms, CRP can diagnose acute rhinosinusitis, bacterial rhinosinusitis
Smokers had worse rhinosinusitis symptoms and used more antibiotics and oral corticosteroids to treat sinus infections.
Patients with recurrent grass pollen-induced allergic rhinitis benefit from ultra-short courses of booster immunotherapy.
AllerVarx is a bilayer tablet that allows for controlled release of ingredients like quercetin and vitamin D3.
A combination of several factors -- including electrical activity, high humidity, and rainfall -- can lead to asthma outbreaks in conjunction with thunderstorms.
NasalCom nasal spray has been recalled due to possible microbial contamination in the water used to manufacture the product.
The rise in asthma and allergy symptoms may be due to climate change which heightens the damage of airway cells by outdoor fungus.
Sublingual immunotherapy is associated with slower AR progression and less frequent asthma onset in patients with allergic rhinitis.
Allergen immunotherapy (AIT) was shown to reduce short-term symptoms and medication scores.
Over 8 years follow-up, researchers identified cholestatoma in 209 patients with chronic rhinosinusitis.
Two years is insufficient for sublingual immunotherapy to induce long-term clinical efficacy in allergic rhinitis.
Researchers examined the impact of uncontrolled allergic rhinitis on work productivity.