Living with food allergies: Finding a cure
The number of people with food allergies is growing. As of late, researchers have been making advances for controlling and even curing food allergies. (Feb. 24, 2015)
Every three minutes in the U.S., someone visits an emergency room with a potentially life-threatening allergic reaction to food. One experimental treatment called “oral immunotherapy” is confronting allergy dangers head-on, and it’s part of a clinical trial at Stanford University led by immunologist and researcher Dr. Kari Nadeau. Dr. Holly Phillips explores this promising treatment some are calling a cure.