What are the differences between oral immunotherapy and food challenges?
Wayne Shreffler, MD, PhD, division chief of Pediatric Allergy & Immunology at MassGeneral Hospital for Children and director of the Food Allergy Center at Massachusetts General Hospital, explains the differences between food challenges, which are established methods of care, and oral immunotherapy, which is still in research.
What is food allergy immunotherapy
AAAAI expert videos on topics pertaining to food allergy immunotherapy.
Your Guide to Allergy Immunotherapy
Used as an allergy treatment for allergens such as dust mites, tree, grass or weed pollen, mold, animal dander and bee stings, immunotherapy is a popular method of addressing allergies and preventing allergy symptoms.
What are the benefits of immunotherapy?
Future forms of immunotherapy
Allergic respiratory diseases affect 15% of the US population. Allergen immunotherapy was introduced by Leonard Noon 100 years ago and is th...
Allergen immunotherapy was introduced by Leonard Noon 100 years ago and is the only disease-modifying treatment for allergic individuals ( A...
Allergy Immunotherapy-What is it?
If allergen avoidance and allergy medications are not relieving your child's allergies, it is time to consider allergy immunotherapy (IT). Learn more.
What are the benefits of immunotherapy
AAAAI expert videos on topics pertaining to the benefits of immunotherapy.
What is sublingual immunotherapy
AAAAI expert videos on topics pertaining to sublingual immunotherapy.
How effective is immunotherapy (allergy shots or drops)?
Dr. Sussman from Allergy Partners of New Mexico explains how effective immunotherapy is.
How Safe is Subcutaneous and Sublingual Allergen Immunotherapy?
How safe is subcutaneous and sublingual allergen immunotherapy? Researchers analyzed 8 years of data and found that while overall systemic reactions have been declining, people with asthma were most at risk for them. Also no local skin infections or serious infections from injections were reported in 9.5 million injection visits.
What Do Patients and Caregivers Need to Know about Oral Food Challenges?
AAAAI experts in allergy, asthma and immunology review what patients and caregivers need to know about oral food challenges.
What I Wish You Knew About My Food Allergies
Kids speak candidly about living with food allergies. Narrated by Paul Konrad.
What is immunotherapy?
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