Category “Allergy”

Family campaigns for new allergy law after teenager dies after consuming a chicken burger at popular chain restaurant

September 17th, 2019

The family of a teenager who died after eating a chicken burger at a popular chain restaurant is calling for new laws to be introduced to protect people with severe food allergies. Owen Carey, 18, died after suffering a reaction to a grilled chicken burger at Byron Burger at the O2 Arena, London. Owen had […]

New study suggests peanut allergy treatment could be on the horizon

November 20th, 2018
New study suggests peanut allergy treatment could be on the horizon

A new study suggests that a treatment for peanut allergies could be on the horizon. The Palisade study, which has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine, involved almost 500 children aged between 4 and 17 year olds. At the start of the study, none of the youngsters, who were from the US […]

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