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Allergy research gets $24 million pledge from billionaire Sean Parker


The Allergy Buster: Can a Radical New Treatment Save Children With Severe Allergies?


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People with Peanut Allergies Could Get ‘Life Changing’ Benefit from New Antibody Injection

Immunotherapy could provide long-term protection against severe allergic reactions to peanuts, a new study suggests.

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Wildfire smoke is a silent killer — and climate change is making it worse

Monster fires in California have killed at least three people so far and burned tens of thousands of acres over the last couple of weeks. At least five fires are burning in the state; the Kincade Fire — which began two weeks ago — is still just 88 percent contained. The blazes have closed schools and businesses, forced hundreds of thousands of people to evacuate, and left behind charred rubble where entire communities once stood.

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California biologists are using wildfires to assess health risks of smoke

As fires rage in the Bay Area, scientists launch study to track long-term effects of smoke on the heart, lungs and immune system.

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Wildland fire smoke research to study impact on children's immune system

There is concern by Stanford scientists that inhaling wildland fire smoke could weaken the immune systems of children. They've embarked on a major study, but need the public's help as smoke spreads over the Bay Area. Here's how you could help with this important research.

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A World Without Food Allergy: Professor Kari Nadeau Presents for the UNIKA-T Speaker Series on Behalf of the Center for Interdisciplinary Health Research (ZIG, University of Augsburg)

Professor Kari Nadeau, Director at the Sean N. Parker Center for Allergy and Asthma Research at Stanford University, California, presented her topic “A word without food allergy - fiction or reality” within the scope of the UNIKA-T Speaker Series.

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Tech Tonics: Kari Nadeau, Where Curiosity Meets Compassion

Stanford professor Kari Nadeau lives the life, some would say the dream, of what Judah Folkman has called the inquisitive physician, integrating her deep knowledge of chemistry, her experience in biotech drug development, and her clinical acumen and deeply-felt compassion for patients to bring the best of medicine and science to children and adults with food allergies.

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Improving Air Quality While Reducing Your Carbon Footprint with guest Sharon Chinthrajah

The Future of Everything with Russ Altman:

Sharon Chinthrajah, a clinical associate professor at the Stanford School of Medicine, explains ways to protect your health from air pollution while decreasing energy consumption.

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First Drug for Peanut Allergy Nears FDA Approval

  • An expert advisory panel says a new treatment option for peanut allergies should be approved.
  • The medication is called Palforzia and it would be the first drug to target these types of dangerous allergies.
  • It is not considered a full cure but a way to reduce dangerous symptoms.

A peanut allergy cure? Big news on new treatments for 6 million kids


Clinical Trial to Evaluate Experimental Treatment in People Allergic to Multiple Foods

This is example text for the text & image NIH and Partners to Assess Whether Omalizumab Can Reduce Allergic Reactions


Open Forum: For cleaner air, more Californians must drive electric cars

Already this summer, the Bay Area has had heat waves topping 100 degrees. Most Americans in the rest of the country are facing extreme heat this week. These dangerous events are becoming more common and are putting clean air, public health and lives at risk. They’re just the latest indicator that we are facing a climate health emergency.

San Francisco Chronicles - July 23, 2019


Kari Nadeau: Science takes on food allergies


The Health Effects of Wildfire Smoke May Last a Lifetime


Allergy prevention: The fascinating method parents are turning to


Wildfire smoke worse for kids' health than prescribed burns


How Stanford Researchers Are Preventing and Treating Allergies and Asthma


Wildfires worse for children’s health compared with prescribed burns


Wildfire smoke is particularly bad for you—here's why


Controlled burns not only help forest health but human health, study finds


Tips to Prepare for Smoke Exposure Ahead of Wildfire Season


This Year's Bay Area Pollen Season Is Really Bad. Here's Why


The Future of Everything: Podcast at Stanford University with Russ Altman  - Featuring Dr. Kari Nadeau


Philosophy Talk: Is Philanthropy Bad For Democracy?

What’s the difference between charitable giving from ordinary people and philanthropic giving from the very wealthy?


Bay Area families cope with ‘epidemic’ in food allergies


AFTER ON - Rob Reid: Featuring Dr. Kari Nadeau


EAT (End Allergies Together) - Featuring Dr. Kari Nadeau


Positive mindset helps with an allergy therapy’s side effects, says Stanford study


Stanford study finds ways to help kids manage side effects of treatment for food allergies


New treatments for peanut allergies sound promising, but questions remain


Food allergies more widespread in adults than previously suspected, new study finds


Experts Weigh-in on California Wildfires


5 Questions: Progress in peanut-allergy immunotherapy


Stanford experts reflect on the most destructive fire season in California history


BBC Sounds - Up All Night: Featuring Dr. Kari Nadeau


New Peanut Allergy Drug Shows ‘Lifesaving’ Potential


Air Quality in California: Devastating Fires Lead to a New Danger

The New York Times - November 16, 2018


Wildfire Smoke, Air Quality and Your Health


Parents Beware: These Wipes May Be Causing Allergies in Your Children

The Doctors TV - September 20, 2018


Will an Air Purifier Actually Help With Allergies?

Vice Tonic - January 11, 2018


Study Finds Combining Xolair with OIT Led to Quicker, Safer Desensitization with Multiple Food Allergens

Allergic Living - December 12, 2017


New Hope for Kids With Multiple Food Allergies


Combo Tx Promising in Kids with Multi-Food Allergies -- Biologic plus oral desensitization reduced allergic reactions at 9 months


In Stanford clinical trial, children successfully desensitized to food allergens


Wisdom: Dr. Kari Nadeau


Peanut Allergy in US Children up 21 percent since 2010

MSN - October 30, 2017


Help Your Child with Allergic Asthma: Help Your Child Use a Nebulizer


Can You Develop Food Allergies at Any Age?


Mother's Day: Kim Yates Grosso


Is Your Breathing Trouble Asthma—Or Something Worse?


Hope for deadly childhood allergies: One mom's journal of a clinical trial

It’s been a harrowing journey for 10-year-old Tessa Grosso and her family. Tessa has multiple food allergies, and her severe reactions to even the slightest trace of certain substances could have killed her.


Food Allergy Treatments for Children Show Promise


An Emerging Epidemic: Food Allergies in America