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Researchers find promise in new treatment for peanut allergy – UChicago News

Controlled ingestion of peanut protein could help build tolerance in peanut allergy sufferers. Authors of a new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine say an oral immunotherapy drug they tested could be the first FDA-approved medication of its kind for people with peanut allergy. The medication, called AR101, is derived from peanut… Read More »

Pret accused of taking unnecessary risks by allergy sufferers

Image copyright Amelia ZekavicaImage caption Amelia Zekavica was hospitalised after eating a Pret sandwich Allergy sufferers hospitalised after eating Pret a Manger sandwiches have demanded change to the company’s labelling. The coroner leading an inquest into the death of Natasha Ednan-Laperouse has also described the allergy labelling at Pret as “inadequate”. Ms Ednan-Laperouse, 15, who… Read More »