• dander
  • In the study, presented at the American Thoracic Society's 103rd International Conference in San Francisco, researchers compared the effectiveness of washing cotton sheets with regular laundry detergent at various temperatures in removing dust mites, dog dander, and pollen allergens. (webmd.com)
  • Allergens can be found in a variety of sources, such as dust mite excretion, pollen, pet dander, or even royal jelly. (wikipedia.org)
  • An allergic reaction can be caused by any form of direct contact with the allergen-consuming food or drink one is sensitive to (ingestion), breathing in pollen, perfume or pet dander (inhalation), or brushing a body part against an allergy-causing plant (direct contact). (wikipedia.org)
  • asthma
  • In both people with asthma and people who are free of the disease, inhaled allergens that find their way to the inner airways are ingested by a type of cell known as antigen-presenting cells, or APCs. (wikipedia.org)
  • extracts
  • Walnut Extract - Yes, even the extracts of nuts contain tree nut allergens, so check labels of baked foods before eating or purchasing. (9news.com)
  • Dust
  • May 21, 2007 -- Hotter is better when it comes to killing dust mites and other allergens in your laundry. (webmd.com)
  • But if your delicate laundry can't take the heat, researchers also suggest another way to reduce dust mites and allergens in the laundry: wash at a lower temperature (between 86-104 F) and then rinse the laundry twice with cold water for at least three minutes each. (webmd.com)
  • The results showed that washing laundry at hotter temperatures was significantly more effective than warm water at killing dust mites as well as other allergens. (webmd.com)
  • immune response
  • An allergen is a type of antigen that produces an abnormally vigorous immune response in which the immune system fights off a perceived threat that would otherwise be harmless to the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • list
  • Place the word 'Contains' followed by the name of the food source from which the major food allergen is derived, immediately after or adjacent to the list of ingredients. (9news.com)
  • They may either state the food source name of a major food allergen in the list of ingredients, most often contained within parenthesis. (wikipedia.org)
  • content
  • http://www.the-dermatologist.com/content/review-acds'-allergen-od-year-2000-2015 http://www.the-dermatologist.com/content/what-2017-allergen-year American Contact Dermatitis Society. (wikipedia.org)
  • wheat
  • Many supplements contain both maltodextrin (which is often wheat based) and soy lecithin (which contains soy allergens). (9news.com)
  • known
  • Another allergen is urushiol, a resin produced by poison ivy and poison oak, which causes the skin rash condition known as urushiol-induced contact dermatitis by changing a skin cell's configuration so that it is no longer recognized by the immune system as part of the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • type
  • In technical terms, an allergen is an antigen capable of stimulating a type-I hypersensitivity reaction in atopic individuals through Immunoglobulin E (IgE) responses. (wikipedia.org)
  • results
  • Allergen Bureau does not accept responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of any results generated by the VITAL Calculator, or other VITAL Program documents or tools, including that they will be free from error, or will ensure compliance with food labelling laws and regulations or the management of the risk of product liability and personal injury. (allergenbureau.net)
  • another
  • Another possibility would be to encode the Unicode characters for the allergens contained in the food within a QR code (Quick Response Code) on the package. (unicode.org)