Bay Area Firm Targets Food Allergies By Introducing Allergens To InfantsA new approach to protecting children from developing food allergies involves introducing infants to the most common allergens.
Why Doctors Haven't Been Prescribing the Cheaper EpiPen AlternativeIt has been available for years, it’s a fraction of the cost and doctors say it is as safe and effective as the brand name EpiPen device.
Foster Farms Recalls Grilled Chicken Breast StripsFederal agriculture officials say chicken producer Foster Farms is recalling about 6,165 pounds of its ready-to-eat grilled chicken breast strips because the strips contain wheat and soy -- known allergens -- which are not listed on the labels of its packages.
HealthWatch: Bay Area Doctor Helps Alleviate Girl's Food AllergiesThe rate of food allergies is skyrocketing, with 5 million children now having more than one. An experiment by a doctor at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital helped a Bay Area girl who suffered from a dozen food allergies.