Tag Archives: Immunoglobulin E

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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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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January – Articles of Interest

Here is the round-up of interesting articles for the last month. Abstracts Only Atopy and the gastrointestinal tract – a review of a common association in unexplained gastrointestinal disease, January 2014, Expert Review of Gastroenterology & Hepatology http://informahealthcare.com/doi/abs/10.1586/17474124.2014.881716 Food additive … Continue reading

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Common Misconceptions about Allergy Children

I don’t know about other allergy parents, but we have had to deal with a lot of misconceptions with regards to allergies over the last 4 years from people who really don’t know what they are talking about where allergies … Continue reading

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Non IgE Mediated Allergies and the effects on the body

What is the difference between IgE and non-IgE mediated allergies? Immunoglobulin E (IgE) is an antibody present in the blood, usually in small concentrations.  When triggered by an allergen (usually proteins in certain food) the body releases antibodies to fight … Continue reading

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