The agent in the body responsible for the attack is called Immunoglobulin E (IgE). IgE is an antibody (also a protein) that is released by the body in large amounts to battle the alleged invaders.
Is Your Asthma Getting Worse?
Who Needs a Flu Shot?
Coping With Mold Allergy
If You or Your Child Have a Food Allergy
Nearly 4 Million Worldwide Die Each Year From Asthma, COPD
Air Purifiers May Help the Smog-Stressed Heart
Heart Risk Up if Hospitalized for Pneumonia or Sepsis
Blood Test Can Screen for Rare Sinus Cancer, Study Finds
Antibiotic Doesn't Prevent Lung Complication After Stem Cell Transplant
What Diabetics Need to Know About Over-the-Counter Meds