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Tolerance in a Test Tube: Novel Study Points Way Towards Relief from Severe Food Allergies

By Dr. Xiu-Min Li, Dr. Paul Ehrlich, and Dr. Purvi Parikh Because there has never been an approved treatment for food allergies, there has never been an incentive to measure patient progress during therapy. Instead, patients have managed the problem by avoiding the foods and preparing for emergencies while waiting for nature to take its […]

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A Child’s Eye View of Her Food Allergies

Recently we featured a cartoon by Elizabeth Bostic that illustrated the fraught morning routine of a food allergy-asthma mother. It turns out, the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. Elizabeth was going through her daughter’s portfolio of recent school work and came across the art work to the left. Sadly, Caitlin’s teacher had reviewed […]

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