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Articles related to allergy

Browse: Food Allergy Linked to Hyperactive Immune System at Birth Browse: The Origins of Pollen Allergens
Feature: Man flu is real, but women get more autoimmune diseases and allergies
Women have evolved to have stronger immunity than men. But this comes with downsides - women are more likely to have autoimmune diseases due to their "reactive" immune systems.
Browse: A Sprinkle of Microbes on Cereal Could Suppress Allergies
Up Close: Mild to severe: What's behind the rise in food allergies in children?
Childhood allergy expert Prof Katie Allen discusses the emerging epidemic of food allergies in children and its causes.