Category: Peanut Allergy

First Peanut Allergy Pill Approved by FDA

February 12th, 2020
The first treatment for peanut allergy has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). A Pill to Treat Peanut Allergies Palforzia—a specially prepared peanut powder that’s consumed daily, helps children and teens better tolerate peanuts s… more »

New Guidelines Issued for Food Allergy Prevention

March 20th, 2019
On March 18, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) published updated guidance on the prevention of food allergies and other allergic conditions. New Guidelines The new guidelines were based on a detailed review of all available evidence on the topi… more »

Potential New Treatment for Children With Peanut Allergies

November 28th, 2018
Kids who are living with a peanut allergy may be able to lower their guard in the future, thanks to a new clinical trial. A Clinical Trial to Reduce Peanut Sensitivity A year-long trial of an oral immunotherapy regimen aimed to reduce children’s sensi… more »

New Guidelines for Peanut Allergies

January 18th, 2017
New guidelines announced on January 5thsay that even babies with the highest risk of having a peanut allergy should be given small doses of the nut because it might prevent an allergy from ever developing. New Guidelines The new guidelines from the Na… more »