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  1. Scientists sniffing out the Western allergy epidemic

    …One in three of us is allergic. From grass pollen to latex, peanuts to pets, allergies

    …One in three of us is allergic. From grass pollen to latex, peanuts to pets, allergies send 20,000 of people in…

    …One in three of us is allergic. From grass pollen to latex, peanuts to pets, allergies send 20,000 of people in England to hospital every year. But generations before did not suffer from this…

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  2. Peanut allergy treatment 'a success'

    Peanut allergy is a particularly frightening food allergy, causing constant anxiety of a…

    …current advice to peanut allergy sufferers, which is to avoid eating peanuts, is changed." Maureen Jenkins, director…

    …to pin down these issues before the current advice to peanut allergy sufferers, which is to avoid eating peanuts, is changed." Maureen Jenkins, director of clinical services at Allergy UK, said: "The…

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  3. Scientists claim peanut allergy 'gene flaw' link

    peanuts has been identified, scientists have said. An international research team led by…

    …A gene defect that can triple the risk of a child developing an allergy to peanuts has been identified, scientists…

    …changes in the environment and our exposure to peanuts are thought to have been responsible for the recent increase in peanut allergy seen in the Western world in particular. "Now, for the first time…

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  4. Peanut allergy diagnoses 'higher in boys'

    …looked at data on peanut allergies actually diagnosed by a doctor, rather than the actual…

    …with a peanut allergy than girls of the same age, a figure that confirms previous research into peanut allergies

    allergy appeared much lower in this study, than in previous work measuring the amount of peanut allergies in the UK. Previous studies have a reported prevalence rates as high as 18 per 1000 among…

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  5. Gut bugs 'help prevent allergies'

    …rise in allergies around the world . Peanuts in mice The research group performed…

    …be helping to fuel a rise in allergies around the world . Peanuts in mice The research group performed experiments…

    …microbiome" may be helping to fuel a rise in allergies around the world . Peanuts in mice The research group performed experiments on mice brought up in perfectly sterile environments and had…

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  6. Peanut allergy 'breakthrough'

    Peanuts are the most common cause of fatal allergic reactions to food. Allergy symptoms…

    peanut protein. Peanuts are the most common cause of fatal allergic reactions to food. Allergy symptoms can include…

    …treatment becomes more widespread. The aim of the trial by Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge was to train the children's bodies to get used to peanut protein. Peanuts are the most common cause of…

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  7. Peanut allergy breakthrough

    … in treating people with a peanut allergy.…

    …A team of researchers in Cambridge have made a significant breakthrough in treating people with a peanut allergy

    …A team of researchers in Cambridge have made a significant breakthrough in treating people with a peanut allergy.…

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  8. BBC - Radio 4 - Case Notes Transcript 24/10/2006

    …with peanuts? POLLY No, I have my epi-pen with me all the time and I generally avoid…

    …80s and the number of children allergic to peanuts has trebled in the last decade alone. In today's programme I'll be…

    …was ½% of their population had peanut allergy, that's actually increased to nearer 1½% within a few years. PORTER Do we know why? LUCAS No we don't know why allergies are becoming more common. What we…

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  9. Peanut allergy 'cured'

    …A group of children with severe peanut allergies have had their condition effectively…

    …A group of children with severe peanut allergies have had their condition effectively cured in a dramatic breakthrough…

    …A group of children with severe peanut allergies have had their condition effectively cured in a dramatic breakthrough by British doctors. Researchers gave 12 children tiny doses of peanuts, building…

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  10. Peanut allergy 'cured'

    allergies. A team from Cambridge's Addenbrooke's Hospital exposed four children to peanuts

    …Doctors believe they have effectively cured a group of children who suffered from peanut allergies. A team from…

    …Doctors believe they have effectively cured a group of children who suffered from peanut allergies. A team from Cambridge's Addenbrooke's Hospital exposed four children to peanuts over a six-month…

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