Latest News

One in ten adults in US has food allergy, but nearly one in five think they do

Over 10 percent of adults in the U.S.—over 26 million—are estimated to have food allergy, according to a study published in JAMA Network Open that was led by Ruchi Gupta, MD, MPH, from Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago and Northwestern University. However, researchers found that 19 percent of adults think they are currently food allergic, although their reported symptoms are inconsistent with a true food allergy, which can trigger a life-threatening reaction. Results are based on a nationally representative survey of over 40,000 adults.

Source link

Related posts

Fear that uproar over gene-edited babies could block science


Salmonella Fear Spurs Duncan Hines Cake Mix Recall


CRISPR Researchers to Benefit from COBO Technologies and SCIEX Partnership


This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Privacy & Cookies Policy