allergy Archive

Novartis launches rival to EpiPen for allergy emergencies in U.S.

A unit of Novartis AG said it would make partner Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corp’s emergency allergy shots immediately available

No, eating small amounts of peanuts will not cure an allergy, review suggests

Contrary to what you might have heard, eating tiny amounts of peanuts does not appear to

SECOND OPINION | Personality plays a role for people with a food allergy — but it's not what you think

This is an excerpt from Second Opinion, a weekly roundup of eclectic and under-the-radar health and medical science news

Penicillin allergy labels are 'frequent but frequently inaccurate,' investigators find

Many people who are labelled as allergic to penicillin can safely take the important antibiotic, say doctors

Woman's swollen lips traced to severe Polysporin ointment allergy

A woman developed a severe allergic reaction to the antibiotic ointment Polysporin, say doctors in Ottawa