Study shows rise in sudden, severe food allergies among adults

Study shows rise in sudden, severe food allergies among adults

Author: Newsroom Staff / Source: KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2 New York, N.Y. (NBC) – Imagine you are out to dinner, enjoying your favorite dish, and then suddenly–you have trouble breathing. You are having a severe allergic reaction to a food you’ve loved for years,...
How do your allergies develop?

How do your allergies develop?

Author: Yella Hewings-Martin PhD / Source: Medical News Today Allergies affect millions of people worldwide, and the number is rising. Worldwide, allergies are on the rise at an alarming rate. How do our bodies mistake otherwise harmless substances for potential...
SafeEats Food Allergy Club guides students

SafeEats Food Allergy Club guides students

Source: Technician NCSU SafeEats tours a Whole Foods, one of several events the allergy safety club tries to repeat each year. SafeEats also tours other food markets like the State Farmers Market. Eating healthy in college can be a feat by itself, and with food...
Keeping food allergies in check at school

Keeping food allergies in check at school

Author: Tao Zheng / Source: The Herald News, Fall River, MA One in 13 children in the United States — nearly 6 million in total — have food allergies, with 30 percent of those children being allergic to more than one food. Allergic reactions can range from...