Pop sensation Miley Cyrus has recently been hospitalized for an allergic reaction to antibiotics.
Today Novartis announced that Omalizumab which has been used for Allergic Asthma, has been given an indication for chronic hives.
More and more studies seem to come out showing the effects of Xolair for the treatment of chronic idiopathic urticaria (CIU).
Itching is predominant feature in many inflammatory and tumor related skin diseases.
The FDA met yesterday to discuss whether or not to approve Primatene Mist for asthma.
A recent article in the New York Times looked at the explosion of gluten free products hitting the market.
Norways’ Aksel Lund Svindal, who won 3 medals in skiing at the last Olympics, decided to withdraw from his last event in Sochi, Russia because of his allergies.
Recently the FDA approved Nasocort (triamcinolone) nasal spray for OTC use, without a prescription. This is a nasal steroid spray used to treat seasonal and perennial allergies.
Common Variable Immunedeficiency (CVID) is a disorder of B-cells, next to IgA deficiency, it is the most common humoral immune deficiency.
A study looked into whether maternal psychological distress during pregnancy might affect fetal lung development and lead to childhood asthma.