Florin-Dan Popescu

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European symposium on the awareness of allergy: report of the promotional campaign in the European Parliament (26-28 April 2016).

2017 Feb;72(2):173-176. doi: 10.1111/all.13058.<p>1Department of Women and Child Health, Food Allergy Referral Centre Veneto Region, Padua General …

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Was Darwin wrong? Why it matters

Hmmm, this sounds like a stretch, even for me. Surely natural selection is gold-plated, like the Bible, maybe even better?<p>Nope, it’s starting to look …

Greater efforts are needed to encourage patients to report adverse drug reactions

In a review of published studies addressing patients' perceptions and factors influencing their reporting of adverse drug reactions, most patients …

Medicine

Dust DNA Reveals All the Insects and Creatures That Live in American Homes

Tech & Science Insects<p>Your dust bunnies, it seems, have some stories to tell. By examining the DNA in dust, researchers have shown that we share our …

Joint statement on the BSACI's Adrenaline Auto

The British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology (BSACI) published its specialist Guideline “Prescribing an adrenaline auto-injector” in …

Joint statement on the Adrenaline Auto-Injector Guidance

Joint statement on the Adrenaline Auto-Injector Guidance,<p>The British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology (BSACI) published its specialist …

Allergies

Why Humans Don’t Have More Neanderthal DNA

Modern humans with non-African ancestry get between one and four percent of their DNA from Neanderthals. This species of hominid lived in Europe, the …

Allergic Rhinitis

Editor: V. Dimov, M.D., Allergist/Immunologist, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Clinical Associate Professor, FAU Charles E. Schmidt College of …

Cleveland Clinic

Immune Response Profiles During Asthma Attacks and Intercritical Periods In Children

Lima JS, Santos RS, Ribeiro BM, Maria HC Silva, Rodrigues V (2015) Immune Response Profiles During Asthma Attacks and Intercritical Periods In …

SERUM YKL-40 IN CHILDREN WITH ASTHMA.

2015 Apr-Jun;29(2 Suppl 1):114-9.<p>1Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Unit of Pediatric Pneumoallergology and Cystic Fibrosis, …

Big Data and Bacteria: Mapping the New York Subway’s DNA

Scientists in 18-Month Project Gather DNA Throughout Transit System to Identify Germs, Study Urban Microbiology<p>NOTE TO READERS (Aug. 3, 2015): Researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College have revised their study of the microbiome of the New York City subway system to indicate that there is not …

New York City

Effects of histamine H1 receptor signaling on glucocorticoid receptor activity. Role of canonical and non-canonical pathways.

2015 Dec 4;5:17476. doi: 10.1038/srep17476.<p>1Laboratorio de Farmacología de Receptores, Cátedra de Química Medicinal, Facultad de Farmacia y …

Redirecting

What's At The Edge Of A Cloud?

Scientists have just made a breakthrough in understanding how clouds interact with the surrounding air by studying some of the most boring clouds you can imagine in unprecedented detail.<p>"If you ask a child to draw a cloud they would draw a white puffy cloud floating in the air all by itself — and …

University of Washington

ASCIA guidelines for prevention of anaphylaxis in schools, pre-schools and childcare: 2015 update.

2015 Oct;51(10):949-54. doi: 10.1111/jpc.12962.<p>Vale S1, Smith J1, Said M2,3, Mullins RJ2,4,5, Loh R2,6.<p>1Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology …

Designing patient education on food allergy based on patient questions ranked by Google algorithm

The Internet has become the first source for health information for many patients. Patient education on food allergy is provided by the online and …

Peanuts linked to same heart, longevity benefits as more pricey nuts

Nuts, a food you may have been avoiding because of their high fat content, have been gaining traction as an all-natural health food. Tree nuts like …

The nose, upper airway, and obstructive sleep apnea

Sleep

Wolters Kluwer Health

North and South America<p><b>United States and Canada</b><br>(877) 247-OVID<p><b>Latin America</b><br>(781) 501-1002<p>Europe, Middle East, and Africa<p><b>Europe, Middle East, and</b> …

Caution: Reptile pets shuttle grasshopper allergy and asthma into homes

Reptile pets and their allergenic food<p>Insects as alien species may represent transient threats, or get invasive and established [1]. Trade and …

World Allergy Organization

World Allergy Organization, Milwaukee, WI. 5,624 likes · 99 talking about this · 18 were here. The World Allergy Organization is an international …

WAO News and Notes

Announcing the WAC 2015 Selfie Campaign!<p>WAO invites you and your colleagues to show the international nature of WAC 2015 by taking part in the WAC …

World Allergy Organization: Symposium News

One Day Left to Submit an Abstract<p>Last chance to have your abstract considered for inclusion in the Scientific Program. Abstract Submission closes on</b> …

More soda, fewer veggies for kids in the summer

During summer vacation, children consume more sugar, watch more TV, and eat fewer vegetables than during the rest of the year.<p>The findings, which …

Columbia University