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Food Allergy Week - 26 May to 1 June 2019

29 May 2019

The main aim of Food Allergy Week 2019 is to raise awareness of food allergy. To coincide with this event, two important new resources are available:

  1. The national patient organisation Allergy & Anaphylaxis Australia (A&AA) has released a webinar video Food Allergy Treatments - Where Are We At?

  2. ASCIA has updated its Oral Immunotherapy (OIT) for Food Allergy article to include information from a meta-analysis of 12 trials of peanut allergy OIT, published in the Lancet journal in April 2019.   


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