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A woman had an allergic reaction during sex and it may have been from her partner’s semen

A woman had a severe allergic reaction during sex, according to a new report. It could have been because of the contents of her partner's semen.

These vegan cookies are free of the 8 most common food allergens, but they taste close to the real deal

Partake Foods cookies are free from the top eight allergens, made with clean, organic ingredients, and contain less sugar than traditional cookies.
Food allergies can be life-threatening, but food intolerances aren't.

Half of US adults who think they have a food allergy don’t. Here’s what they could have instead.

Food allergies and food intolerances are not the same, even though they are sometimes confused for one another. Here's how to tell the difference.
Only half of adults who think they have an allergy actually have one, according to new research.

Half of adults who think they have an allergy actually don’t, a new study suggests

Nearly half of respondents with severe allergies developed them as adults, according to the results.
Some food particles that cause allergic reactions can be spread through the air.

An 11-year-old may have died due to an allergic reaction to the smell of cooked fish. Here’s how that’s possible.

After a boy died from the smell of cooked fish, people are discussing the dangers of airborne food allergies. Here's what you need to know.
Police believe the 11-year-old boy had a reaction to the smell of the fish.

An 11-year-old boy may have died because of an allergic reaction to the smell of cooked fish, according to police

An 11-year-old boy died Tuesday after entering a home where fish was being cooked. Police believe an allergic reaction have been the cause of death.
A new product from Novartis' Sandoz is set to launch in the first quarter of 2019 and compete directly with Mylan's EpiPen and other products.

Drug giant Novartis is gearing up to release a cheaper EpiPen rival, but one big factor may make competition tricky

The Thursday announcement shows an end in sight for the 17-month saga that has stretched since Symjepi was first approved by U.S. regulators.

A French woman says her head ballooned in size after suffering an allergic reaction to hair dye

In the hours and days after applying the hair dye, Estelle's scalp started to itch and then her head started to swell.
Estelle, left after the allergic reaction, and right, as she normally looks.

A French woman says her head ballooned in size after suffering an allergic reaction to hair dye

In the hours and days after applying the hair dye, Estelle's scalp started to itch and then her head started to swell.
The definition of "hypoallergenic" may not be what you think it is.

‘Hypoallergenic’ beauty products claim they won’t trigger allergies — but you can’t always trust them

The definition of "hypoallergenic" can vary, and hypoallergenic products can still cause allergic reactions.