Wait, what new location? Colorado Allergy & Asthma Centers will be opening a new location in Greenwood Village on April 1, 2016! Great! So where is it, exactly? Unfortunately, we are unable to release the exact location until we are closer to the Grand Opening. However, it may be helpful to note that this location… Read more »
Recent reports in the American Journal of Human Genetics attribute modern allergies and hay fever to genes that were passed on from Neanderthals in years past. “Janet Kelso [of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology} and her colleagues and a second team from the Pasteur Institute decided to search through human DNA collected by… Read more »
Sanofi US is voluntarily recalling ALL Auvi Q® (epinephrine injection, USP). The recall involves ALL Auvi Q currently on the market and includes both the 0.15 mg and 0.3 mg strengths. The Lot numbers include every consecutive lot number beginning with 2081278 through 3037230. The products have been found to potentially have inaccurate dosage delivery…. Read more »
By Nan Laoprasert, MD Since the flu season is in progress, we reprint a part of the article that appeared in last spring’s newsletter to address FAQ’s and misconceptions about the influenza vaccine and to review recent information regarding the influenza vaccine in egg allergic patients. Most of this information and more can be found… Read more »
On September 26th between 10 AM and 2 PM, there will be locations nationwide taking back prescription drugs for proper disposal. The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications. Please… Read more »
We are excited to announce that Carter Butte, Christopher King, Kavan Ossentjuk and Ben Sappey are our 2015 Founders Award Scholarship Recipients. Please click this link for more about our recipients and to see them receiving their scholarship certificates. To apply click here.
You can view our 2015 Newsletter with this link.
Highlighted on the Today show, Allergy Shots, during segment “5 Ways to Spend this Season”.
Dear Colleagues, We are writing regarding the Learning Early About Peanut (LEAP) study preventing peanut allergy through early consumption in “at-risk” infants recently published in the New England Journal of Medicine. Early peanut consumption was effective at preventing allergy not only in infants who showed no indication of peanut sensitization at baseline (primary prevention) but… Read more »