I finally got used to the idea of eating insects, and now someone suggests I bake with blood?
August 11, 2015, 11:48 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
A little blood seeping out of a nice rare steak is one thing. Purposely adding blood to my baked goods is another.
Children with asthma may have peanut allergies
May 18, 2015, 10:23 a.m. by Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, LiveScience
Having a peanut sensitivity may worsen asthma symptoms.
Probiotics may help relieve seasonal allergies
May 7, 2015, 11:05 a.m. by Cari Nierenberg, LiveScience
The 'good bacteria' may change how the immune systems flares up against allergens.
Boy gets food allergies from blood transfusion
April 8, 2015, 9:59 a.m. by Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Developing allergies from a transfusion is rare but not unheard of.
Are schools going overboard on food allergy safety?
March 31, 2015, 1:32 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
A permission slip before 6th graders can eat an Oreo sparks thoughts about allergy safety and much more.
Are your allergies getting worse? Blame air pollution
March 23, 2015, 1:58 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
New research uncovers how common pollutants alter allergens to make them more potent.
Early exposure to peanuts could prevent allergy
February 24, 2015, 10:39 a.m. by Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
If a test demonstrates that a baby is not yet allergic or sensitive to peanuts, parents should feed the child 2 grams of peanut protein a few times a week for about three years.
Hand-washing dishes may lower a child's allergy risk
February 24, 2015, 9:50 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
New research supports the theory that an overly clean environment could be harmful to kids.
FDA warns those with peanut allergies to avoid cumin
February 20, 2015, 12:14 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Traces of peanut protein were found in cumin that was sold as cumin spice and also used in spice mixes and packaged foods.
Researchers may have found key to peanut allergies
February 3, 2015, 11:51 a.m. by Ali Berman
Australian study successfully uses probiotics to help increase peanut tolerance in kids.