Archive for May, 2015

Peanut Allergy and Asthma

All too often, the sensational makes the media and the response or rebuttal is never reported or buried somewhere. The report that children with asthma may have undiagnosed peanut sensitivity hit the news this week. This was a presentation at the American Thorasic Society meeting. The study was from Mercy Children’s Hospital in Toledo, Ohio. […]

May 21, 2015 · fleickly · No Comments
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Asthma and Peanut Allergy

‘Asthmatics with undiagnosed peanut allergy’. This presentation at the ATS (American Thorasic Society) meeting has been a very popular press topic over the last few days. It has also caught the attention of the two major organizations that represent allergists- the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology (AAAAI) and the American College of Allergy, […]

May 19, 2015 · fleickly · No Comments
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Take Me Out to the Peanut Free Ballgame

Last Wednesday (April29th, 2015) the Indianapolis Indians had a peanut free game. Perhaps even the song sung at the 7th inning stretch was without peanuts and crackerjack. The crew had the stadium cleared of peanuts and the concessions did not sell peanuts. As usual, security guards were checking bags for lethal weapons- that night, given […]

May 5, 2015 · fleickly · No Comments
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