Archive for the ‘Food Allergies’ Category

Peanut Oral Immunotherapy

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February 13, 2016 · fleickly · No Comments
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FARE Walk 2015 Indianapolis

Food Allergy has become the main focus of my clinical activity. We were recently selected as a FARE Network Center of Clinical Excellence. Our team includes the three allergists at Riley at IU Health- Drs. Kloepfer, Vitalpur, and Leickly. Our co-director is Dr. Sandeep Gupta of Pediatric Gastroenterology. To complete the team for the adult […]

July 20, 2015 · fleickly · No Comments
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An Interesting Day in Clinic- Peanut Allergy

I posted this story on my Facebook medical page- Bad day for peanut allergy in clinic today. We got rid of the diagnosis of peanut allergy in three children in one day! We did peanut challenges on a 5 year old, a 2 year old, and an 8 month old. Two passed the food challenge- […]

June 11, 2015 · fleickly · No Comments
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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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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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Peanut Free Day at the Ballpark

ANNOUNCING – A PEANUT FREE DAY AT THE BALLPARK! The Indianapolis Indians are having a peanut free day- this Wednesday evening (April 29, 2015). The stadium crew will take extra care to eliminate peanuts and peanut containing products will not be sold that night so those who are concerned about peanut exposures, an intense effort […]

April 27, 2015 · fleickly · No Comments
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2nd Annual Statewide Asthma Conference

Food Allergies: Guidelines for Diagnosing and Managing Them This talk was given at the Second Annual Statewide Asthma Conference, sponsored by the Indiana Joint Asthma Coalition (InJAC). The link for the slide used for this presentation can be found on the ‘Lecture’ page

May 27, 2014 · fleickly · No Comments
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Primary Prevention of Allergy

Primary Prevention of Allergy Through The Diet Of Infants This talk was given for the Marion County Public Health Department ‘Healthy Babies’ conference May 13th, 2014. It is a formal presentation of the new guidance for hopefully preventing the development of allergies in those who are at risk. You can find the link on my […]

May 27, 2014 · fleickly · No Comments
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Food Allergy 101- a talk for the Carmel Newcomers Club

This Thursday (4-17-2014) at noon I am the guest speaker for the Carmel Newcomers Club. This event is at the Oak Hill Mansion in Carmel. You need to be a member of the club or an invited guest to attend. They have asked me to talk about food allergy. The title is Food Allergy 101. I […]

April 15, 2014 · fleickly · No Comments
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Preventing the Development of Allergies

This article appeared one year ago. I was interviewed on our local Fox news station about it. I thought that I reviewed the paper for this site. That either didn’t happen, is coded as a secret, exists as a draft, or got lost. I do think that the messages in that article are valuable and […]

January 17, 2014 · fleickly · No Comments
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