Cat Allergy Treatment: Is A Vaccine Now Out Of The Bag?

posted in Allergies, Allergy and Asthma Care

In June, I discussed the topic of whether there are hypoallergenic dogs.  The question should probably be whether the person is hypoallergic. Scientific studies do not support the existence of a hypoallergenic breed of dog.  However, wide variation between individual dogs within a breed exists.  The variation may allow a dog-allergic human, who can tolerate […]

Peanut OIT 3.0: Rewards and Risks

posted in Food Allergy

In the past two years, I have written about peanut oral desensitization (i.e. OIT) during the month of July because of an annual meeting that takes in the early summer among those allergists who offer the treatment.  I have attended all three such meetings, the most recent one occurring late last month.  As we approach […]