Scleroderma, meaning “hard skin” in Greek, is a rare autoimmune condition that causes skin and tissue to thicken and become…

Allergies are a body’s adverse reaction to a relatively harmless substance. The methods to test allergies have been well established…

Celiac disease is one of the world’s most prevalent genetic autoimmune diseases. The disease affects between 1 in 100 and…

If a patient has an allergy to penicillin, it can complicate the treatment of common bacterial infections, such as tetanus,…

Antibiotics are frequently prescribed to children experiencing acute worsening of their asthma, but are they always needed? Published in the…

COVID-19 is having an impact on infants’ microbiota, and this may affect them in their later lives. Published in the…

During 2019 and 2020, the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Global Leprosy Strategy 2021–2030 “Towards zero leprosy” was developed. The core…

The first World AIDS Day was marked on December 1, 1988. Now, 33 years later, we still have good reason…

Lupus Awareness Month takes place during October in the UK every year. We spoke with Mandy McCartney, a Specialist Lupus…

Delayed allergic reactions, also known as delayed hypersensitive reactions, occur days, weeks or even months after exposure. This post deals…

In accordance with the motto of this year’s World Asthma Day, “Uncovering Asthma Misconceptions”, this is the eighth ost of…

In accordance with the motto of this year’s World Asthma Day, “Uncovering Asthma Misconceptions”, this is the seventh post of…

In accordance with the motto of this year’s World Asthma Day, “Uncovering Asthma Misconceptions”, this is the sixth post of…

Allergic rhinitis is an unpleasant condition that can significantly impact people’s quality of life. There is no cure, but perhaps…

In accordance with the motto of this year’s World Asthma Day, “Uncovering Asthma Misconceptions”, this is the fifth post of…

This year, World Sjögren’s Day is on July 23. We spoke with Linda Stone of Sjögren Europe about the challenges…

In the recent COVID-19 pandemic, children have been mildly affected by the disease itself. However, in rare cases, children have…

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia compromises the immune system, making patients more susceptible to infections. It’s important for patients and physicians to…

We spoke with John Harrington, Respiratory Clinical Nurse Consultant at the John Hunter Hospital in New Lambton Heights, New South…

There is an increase in the prevalence of food allergies. Rather than relying on complete food avoidance, how can the…