IgE antibodies are good for our bodies. they defend against helminths and worms and evil parasites that try to invade. too bad the centers for disease control and prevention and public health organizations have made worms infections relatively rare in the western world. now the cells that make these antibodies are depressed and lonely. they feel useless, so they attack pollen, peanuts, and delicious foods. we need more worms. come back to us.