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  • Eczema
  • Our shared shared decision-making tools will walk you through options to discuss with your allergist if you suffer from allergies, eczema or severe asthma. (acaai.org)
  • Allergies can be the cause of your sinus problems, headaches, earaches, snoring, eye problems, skin problems like eczema and hives, as well as diseases of the chest like asthma, bronchitis and chronic cough. (mercy.net)
  • In one study, Jonathan I. Silverberg, M.D., Ph.D., of St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York City, and colleagues found that children born outside the United States had less allergic disease compared with those born in the United States, including asthma, eczema, hay fever, and food allergy. (doctorslounge.com)
  • Urticaria
  • MONDAY, Feb. 25 (HealthDay News) -- Treatment of chronic idiopathic urticaria with omalizumab is effective in reducing itch severity in patients resistant to treatment with antihistamines, according to a study published online Feb. 24 in the New England Journal of Medicine to coincide with presentation at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, held from Feb. 22 to 26 in San Antonio. (doctorslounge.com)
  • 2019
  • Register now for the Food Allergy: From Primary Prevention to Treatment and Intervention - Chicago, IL September 6, 2019 to September 8, 2019. (aaaai.org)
  • specialists
  • Also called the methacholine challenge test, or histamine challenge test, the methacholine laryngoscopy is a test our specialists use to help diagnose asthma or other respiratory conditions. (chw.org)
  • In addition, our specialists work with your family to develop a written plan for managing your asthma. (chw.org)
  • The annual meeting of the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology was held from Nov. 10 to 14 in San Francisco and attracted approximately 3,500 participants from around the world, including allergy and immunology specialists as well as other health care professionals. (mycme.com)
  • Our allergists & specialists will work with you to develop a plan that balances controlling your allergies and any medication side effects to help you perform at your best. (mercy.net)
  • Chronic
  • Asthma is one of the most common chronic conditions in children and adults with a prevalence of over 8% in U.S. children and 7% in adults. (medpagetoday.com)
  • How does chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (or COPD) overlap with asthma? (acaai.org)
  • Allergies are among the most common chronic illnesses. (mercy.net)
  • 2016
  • FRIDAY, Nov. 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- There is poor understanding of penicillin tolerance, and allergist consultation is underused, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, held from Nov. 10 to 14 in San Francisco. (mycme.com)
  • respiratory
  • We offer specialized services that allow us to develop unique treatments for patients with complex conditions, including allergy and respiratory care. (chw.org)
  • food
  • If your child has food allergies, he or she may be referred to one of our compassionate, skilled dietitians. (chw.org)
  • This helps us ensure your child's food allergy doesn't cause any nutrition problems that will affect his or her growth and development. (chw.org)
  • Our dietitians provide nutrition counseling and assessment, and help educate children and families about how to live full lives even with food allergies. (chw.org)
  • Don't perform food IgE testing without a history consistent with potential IgE-mediated food allergy. (choosingwisely.org)
  • Ordering IgE testing in individuals who do not have a history consistent with or suggestive for food allergy based on history frequently reveals positive tests that are unlikely to be clinically relevant. (choosingwisely.org)
  • My mother and brother had asthma and other siblings had food allergies. (healthgrades.com)
  • The conference featured presentations focusing on the latest advances in the prevention and treatment of asthma, food and medication allergies, immune dysfunction, and sleep apnea. (mycme.com)
  • In another study, DeVon C. Preston, M.D., of the University of Virginia Health System in Charlottesville, and colleagues found that living in an urban area where it is difficult to buy affordable or good-quality fresh food (known as a "food desert") increases the risk of asthma. (mycme.com)
  • The key conclusion for us is that after controlling for obesity and allergic rhinitis, the food desert itself is supplying some selective pressure on the prevalence of asthma. (mycme.com)
  • So, our thought is that food itself is likely providing some impact on the prevalence of asthma. (mycme.com)
  • Parents of school-aged children with food allergies should be encouraged to talk to their schools to determine what steps have been taken to prepare for allergic reactions. (mycme.com)
  • Our food allergy clinic offers a comprehensive, diagnostic, and multidisciplinary approach to the management of food allergies. (christushealth.org)
  • Food allergies are seen in 8 percent of children under age 6. (childrensomaha.org)
  • Brian Vickery, M.D., of the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, and colleagues found that children with food allergies had lower weight and body mass index (BMI) percentiles compared to children without food allergies. (doctorslounge.com)
  • In addition, children with milk allergies had lower percentiles for weight and BMI compared to those with other food allergies. (doctorslounge.com)
  • Compared to those children in the sample who had one or two food allergies, those with more than two had lower percentiles for height and weight. (doctorslounge.com)
  • It suggests that the number of food allergies is a factor," Vickery said in a statement. (doctorslounge.com)
  • A greater number of food allergies [translate] into a greater number of dietary restrictions. (doctorslounge.com)
  • immunologists
  • A membership organization of nearly 7,000 allergists / immunologists and patient's trusted resource for allergies, asthma and immune deficiency disorders. (aaaai.org)
  • Our highly trained allergists, immunologists, and staff combine their knowledge and expertise to deliver safe, reliable allergy solutions in the Landsdowne area. (getfave.com)