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Innovative Research Partnership Addresses Needs of College Bound Students with Food Allergy

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Researchers identify needs and work alongside designers to develop a toolkit to support safe transition to college for students with food allergy

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allergy treatment, eye allergies, Conjunctivitis, conjunctivitis treatment, Eye Research, Opthalmalogy

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Asthma, Asthma And Allergy Foundation Of America, Asthma And Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, asthma and children

New Drug Therapy Could Lead to More Effective Treatment for Millions With Asthma

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Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and collaborators from Shanghai University in China examined more than 6,000 compounds and identified a drug that relaxes the muscles and opens the airways, allowing those with asthma to breathe. Find out why this new therapy might give people a better option and new hope.

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Why Don’t Kids Use Their Asthma Medicines? Children, Caregivers and Clinicians Disagree on the Answer

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In a new analysis of interviews conducted with children who have asthma, their caregivers and their clinicians, Johns Hopkins researchers found that there was significant lack of agreement about why the kids miss their needed daily anti-inflammatory medication.

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Opiods, chronic itching

New Clues Point to Relief for Chronic Itching

Studying mice, researchers have found that a drug called nalfurafine hydrochloride (Remitch) can deliver itch relief by targeting particular opioid receptors on neurons in the spinal cord. The new study suggests that the drug may be effective against many types of chronic itching that don’t respond to conventional drugs such as antihistamines.

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Peanut Allergies, Food Allergy, allergy research, Vaccine

Study: Vaccine Suppresses Peanut Allergies in Mice

A vaccine may successfully turn off peanut allergy in mice, a new study shows.

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What Does Asthma Have to Do with Your Allergies? Probably a Lot

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Some of what you think are allergy symptoms could be signs of asthma.

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American Academy Of Dermatology, Dermatology, Dermatologists, Dermatology A to Z, Bee Stings, how to treat a bee sting, bees, Wasps, Hornets, bee allergy, allergy to bees, bee venom, Honeybees, bee stinger, Stinger

Bee Prepared: How to Treat a Bee Sting

It can happen fast. One minute the kids are all playing peacefully outside on a warm, spring day. The next minute a piercing scream reveals that one of them has been stung by a bee. To help alleviate the panic, dermatologists from the American Academy of Dermatology say it’s a good idea to know what to do – and not do – to treat a bee sting.

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Rutgers Medical Expert Available to Discuss How Winter Storms Affect This Year’s Allergy Season







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