Preventive Treatment For Peanut Allergies Succeeds In StudyThe first treatment to help prevent serious allergic reactions to peanuts may be on the way. A company said Tuesday that its daily capsules of peanut powder helped children build tolerance in a major study.
Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia Cures Teen Boy Of Egg AllergyMaking chocolate chip cookies with eggs used to be something that was life-threatening for 15-year-old Isaac Keiser.
New Peanut Allergy Prevention Guidelines Start In InfancyAn expert panel published new guidelines about when to introduce some infants to peanut-containing foods as a way to prevent food allergies.
How An Elimination Diet May Improve Your Child's HealthDoes your child suffer from allergies? Dr. Maya Shetreat-Klein, author of "The Dirt Cure," shares how an elimination diet may be the secret to a healthier and happier life!
Health: What's Causing This Year's Bad Allergy Season?An explosion of pollen is making people miserable. This is an especially bad allergy season. Many people are going to emergency rooms, and the Philadelphia Health Department has issued an advisory. CBS 3 health reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on why it's so bad, and tells you the simple things you do can right now to breathe easier.
Study Finds Many Dark Chocolate Products Contain Milk Despite It Not Being Listed On Food LabelIf you suffer from a milk allergy, you may want to do some research before eating that piece of dark chocolate.
Health: Local Woman Says Her Life Fell Apart After Knee Replacement SurgeryGetting a joint implant that you’re allergic to, it could happen to you or someone you know.
NCIS Star Pauley Perrette Issues Hair Dye Health Warning After Severe Allergic ReactionNCIS actress Pauley Perrette is warning fans about the dangers of hair dye after suffering a severe allergic reaction to her trademark ink-black color.
Ragweed Is To Blame For Seasonal AllergiesRagweed is the plant that makes so many people sneeze this time of year but goldenrod, blooming at the same time gets the blame!
Losing Sleep Over AllergiesAllergies affect a person's ability to sleep. A new study suggests this may be far more important than we previously thought.
FDA Reviewing Merck’s Allergy Therapy Meant To Reduce Allergic Reactions Drugmaker Merck & Co. says the Food and Drug Administration is reviewing its second application to sell a new type of allergy treatment meant to gradually reduce allergic reactions over time, rather than just relieving sneezing, itching and other symptoms temporarily.
Spice AllergiesSpice allergy accounts for two percent of food allergies - and the problem goes beyond just foods.