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Food Challenges

Epicutaneous Immunotherapy Research Launched

Posted on:
Wednesday, May 8th, 2013
Author:
kmelliot

PR-Mount Sinai_DBV-Collaboration- VF (3) I was just reading that DBV Technologies, out of France, has partnered with Mount Sinai Hospital, in New York, to conduct a new study to determine if food allergies can be treated with ViaskinĀ®, an epicutaneous immunotherapy “skin patch” (EPITĀ®) to build immune tolerance to food antigens. The study will take […]

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Diet Challenges

Posted on:
Thursday, October 4th, 2012
Author:
kmelliot

According to some of the medical literature, after being on the elimination diet (for salicylate sensitivity) for a month or so, you may test some of the suspected offenders every 4 days to determine if your body can tolerate some in small doses. The point of this is to allow variety into the diet, not […]

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