Tag Archives: Anaphylaxis

Exercise Induced Anaphylaxis

Exercise Induced Anaphylaxis (EIA) is a condition in which moderate to extreme exercise causes anaphylaxis in the patient (and in extreme cases even mild exercise cause symptoms). Many of these cases are further described as Food-Dependent Exercise Induced Anaphylaxis (FD-EIA), … Continue reading

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October – Articles of Interest

Round-up of last months interesting articles and abstracts including a couple of good e-books. Abstracts Only The Manual of a Sleeping Baby, Joellen Ferrick, E-Book http://books.google.co.uk/books?hl=en&lr=lang_en&id=YkrXBAAAQBAJ&oi=fnd&dq=%22food+allergy%22+2014&ots=PKMeRdIOh7&sig=ZKwavliMzrqggpwIQ05XaXmVCgo Do We Need Worms to Promote Immune Health? Clinical Reviews in Allergy and Immunology, October … Continue reading

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Fish Allergies

I have always felt that a diagnosis of  fish allergy can be quite vague, ‘fish’ is such a general term, but encompasses many thousands of species of fish, so it is a more complex allergy to deal with than its name … Continue reading

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July – Articles of Interest

Another month has flown by and we have been very busy with hayfever, allergy problems and terrible eczema flares – roll on September! This month’s articles of interest are… Abstracts Only Association between egg and staphylococcal superantigen IgE sensitizations in … Continue reading

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May – Articles of Interest

Just a short selection this month… Abstracts Only Incidence and characteristics of biphasic and protracted anaphylaxis: evaluation of 114 inpatients, May 2014, Acute Medicine and Surgery http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ams2.48/abstract Genome-wide interaction studies reveal sex-specific asthma risk alleles, May 2014, Human Molecular Genetics … Continue reading

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February – Articles of Interest

Trying to read more papers on asthma and eczema this month and not focus solely on food allergies.  Lots of papers on allergy diagnosis this month! Abstract Only Update: molecular diagnostics of allergies to vegetables and fruits, February 2014, Allergo … Continue reading

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CAN Research – Anaphylaxis Mini Poll

Just thought I would share with you the results from the CAN Research Group last week. We had another Mini Facebook Poll while the first big survey was having minor adjustments made.  Here is what we found on the subject … Continue reading

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