Tag Archives: Allergies

Are Reported Milk Allergies Fake News Propagated by Formula Makers?

In the decade between 2006 and 2016, prescriptions in the U.K. for infant formula for babies with cow’s milk allergy rose sixfold, resulting in a sevenfold increase in National Health Service spending on nondairy specialty formulas, yet there’s no evidence that the true prevalence of the condition has increased. So, what’s going on? Why are… Read More »

Pet Allergies? How To Be A Good Guest, or Host

W. Andy Nish, MD, chief of allergy and asthma, Northeast Georgia Physicians Group, Gainesville; fellow, American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. Maria Garcia-Lloret, MD, pediatric allergist, UCLA Medical Center Santa Monica and Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA. Andrea Schmitt, parent, North Hollywood, CA; volunteer, UCLA Health Food Allergy Program, Los Angeles. International Archives of Allergy… Read More »