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  • Newer Eczema Treatments Offer Relief
    (27-Oct-2017)

  • Many Food Allergies May Develop in Adulthood
    (27-Oct-2017)

  • Kids' Food Allergies, Especially to Peanuts, Are on the Rise
    (27-Oct-2017)

  • Can Man's Best Friend Chase Away Eczema, Asthma?
    (27-Oct-2017)

  • Newer Eczema Treatments Offer Relief
    (27-Oct-2017)

  • Many Food Allergies May Develop in Adulthood
    (27-Oct-2017)

  • Kids' Food Allergies, Especially to Peanuts, Are on the Rise
    (27-Oct-2017)

  • Newer Eczema Treatments Offer Relief
    (27-Oct-2017)

  • Exercising With Asthma or Allergies
    (20-Oct-2017)
    Smart steps to stay safe

  • Health Tip: Recognize Symptoms of Latex Allergy
    (20-Oct-2017)
    What to look for

  • Plan an Allergy-Safe Halloween for Your Child
    (14-Oct-2017)
    Common-sense rules will make Fright Night less scary

  • Plan an Allergy-Safe Halloween for Your Child
    (14-Oct-2017)
    Common-sense rules will make Fright Night less scary

  • Allergy Relief Do's and Don'ts
    (05-Oct-2017)
    Strategies to stifle sniffles

  • Could Pests, Dust Lower Kids' Odds for Asthma?
    (21-Sep-2017)
    Inner-city study found early exposure to cockroaches and mice droppings seemed protective

  • Asthma Drug Tied to Nightmares, Depression
    (21-Sep-2017)
    But experts stress Singulair also has lifesaving benefits

  • It's a Food Allergy! Where's the School Nurse?
    (18-Sep-2017)

  • Health Tip: Preventing Food Allergies While Dining Out
    (18-Sep-2017)
    Don't forget about beverages

  • It's a Food Allergy! Where's the School Nurse?
    (18-Sep-2017)

  • The Best Way to Diagnose a Food Allergy
    (08-Sep-2017)
    Oral food challenges are safe and rarely result in a serious reaction, researchers say

  • The Best Way to Diagnose a Food Allergy
    (08-Sep-2017)
    Oral food challenges are safe and rarely result in a serious reaction, researchers say

  • Be Cautious Going Home After Hurricane Harvey
    (07-Sep-2017)
    Electrocution and carbon monoxide poisoning are risks in flooded homes, American Thoracic Society says

  • Food Allergies Can Hit Your Four-Legged Friends, Too
    (01-Sep-2017)
    Look for skin or tummy reactions in dogs, cats and horses, allergists say

  • How to Fight Fall Allergies
    (27-Aug-2017)
    Take medication before symptoms flare, reduce mold exposure and avoid pollen, allergy expert says

  • How to Fight Fall Allergies
    (27-Aug-2017)
    Take medication before symptoms flare, reduce mold exposure and avoid pollen, allergy expert says

  • Health Tip: Describing Hay Fever
    (25-Aug-2017)
    Do you have these symptoms?

  • Scientists Gain Insight Into Allergies
    (02-Aug-2017)
    Screening for certain immune cells might help doctors assess reactions to treatment, researchers say

  • Scientists Gain Insight Into Allergies
    (02-Aug-2017)
    Screening for certain immune cells might help doctors assess reactions to treatment, researchers say

  • Does Your Child Really Have a Food Allergy?
    (24-Jul-2017)
    Food sensitivity and intolerance may be mistaken for allergic reaction, even by doctors

  • Does Your Child Really Have a Food Allergy?
    (24-Jul-2017)
    Food sensitivity and intolerance may be mistaken for allergic reaction, even by doctors

  • Too Few Children Get EpiPen When Needed: Study
    (12-Jul-2017)
    First-line treatment for severe allergic reaction is often neglected

  • Climate Change Delivers 'Double Whammy' to 4 in 10 Americans
    (12-Jul-2017)
    In some regions, smog and high ragweed pollen levels combine to make it hard to breathe

  • Too Few Children Get EpiPen When Needed: Study
    (12-Jul-2017)
    First-line treatment for severe allergic reaction is often neglected

  • Climate Change Delivers 'Double Whammy' to 4 in 10 Americans
    (12-Jul-2017)
    In some regions, smog and high ragweed pollen levels combine to make it hard to breathe

  • Shortage of Bee, Wasp Venom Stings Those With Allergies
    (07-Jul-2017)
    Facing expected season-long shortage, doctors urge patients to carry EpiPens just in case

  • Could a Sweet Tooth in Pregnancy Spur Allergies in Kids?
    (06-Jul-2017)
    As maternal sugar intake rose, so did allergies and asthma in kids by age 7, study found

  • Is Your Child's 'Penicillin Allergy' Real?
    (03-Jul-2017)
    Follow-up of 100 kids found none were allergic

  • Arm Yourself Against Insect Sting Allergies
    (29-Jun-2017)
    Steps to take the bite out of dangerous bugs

  • Health Tip: Rid Your Bedroom of Allergens
    (29-Jun-2017)
    They can interfere with sleep

  • How to Dodge Summertime Threats
    (26-Jun-2017)
    Stings, bites, outdoor cooking and even fireworks keep poison control centers hopping

  • Study Highlights the Beauty Industry's Ugly Side
    (26-Jun-2017)
    Cosmetics, personal care products get little regulatory scrutiny

  • Lifesaving Drugs From Pfizer in Short Supply: FDA
    (16-Jun-2017)
    Agency seeking alternatives, extending 'shelf life' for meds like epinephrine

  • Lifesaving Drugs From Pfizer in Short Supply: FDA
    (16-Jun-2017)
    Agency seeking alternatives, extending 'shelf life' for meds like epinephrine

  • Health Tip: Recognizing Summer Allergy Symptoms
    (15-Jun-2017)
    A few of the lesser-known warning signs

  • A Sufferer's Guide to Easin' Sneezin' Season
    (14-Jun-2017)
    Over-the-counter relief is an option, but a prescription may be needed for severe allergies

  • A Sufferer's Guide to Easin' Sneezin' Season
    (14-Jun-2017)
    Over-the-counter relief is an option, but a prescription may be needed for severe allergies

  • A Sufferer's Guide to Easin' Sneezin' Season
    (14-Jun-2017)
    Over-the-counter relief is an option, but a prescription may be needed for severe allergies

  • Climate Change May Up Asthma Irritant, Study Says
    (08-Jun-2017)
    Researchers warn about possible increase of Alternaria alternata fungus

  • Shifting Weather Can Unleash Pollen 'Superburst'
    (02-Jun-2017)
    Trees, grasses and weeds may bloom all at once, creating agony for those with allergies

  • Shifting Weather Can Unleash Pollen 'Superburst'
    (02-Jun-2017)
    Trees, grasses and weeds may bloom all at once, creating agony for those with allergies

  • Nearly 4 Percent of Americans Suffer From Food Allergies
    (31-May-2017)
    Study finds most common allergy is to shellfish, but peanuts also pose big threat

  • Nearly 4 Percent of Americans Suffer From Food Allergies
    (31-May-2017)
    Study finds most common allergy is to shellfish, but peanuts also pose big threat

  • Allergies Getting Worse? Blame Climate Change
    (11-May-2017)
    Pollen season starts earlier and lasts longer, allergist says

  • Allergies Getting Worse? Blame Climate Change
    (11-May-2017)
    Pollen season starts earlier and lasts longer, allergist says

  • Vitamin D Fails the Asthma Test
    (09-May-2017)
    These supplements probably won't protect you from eczema or allergies either, researchers say

  • Testosterone May Protect Men From Allergic Asthma
    (09-May-2017)
    Study findings could explain why airway condition is more common in women

  • Expired EpiPens May Still Help Save a Life: Study
    (09-May-2017)
    But allergy experts advise not counting on older devices if you can replace them

  • Expired EpiPens May Still Help Save a Life: Study
    (09-May-2017)
    But allergy experts advise not counting on older devices if you can replace them

  • Take Control of Your Asthma
    (06-May-2017)
    If you use an inhaler more than twice weekly, you may need help managing the condition, allergist says

  • Take Control of Your Asthma
    (06-May-2017)
    If you use an inhaler more than twice weekly, you may need help managing the condition, allergist says

  • Climate Change May Worsen Sneezin' Season
    (02-May-2017)
    Here's expert advice on combating seasonal allergies after second-warmest February ever in U.S.

  • Climate Change May Worsen Sneezin' Season
    (02-May-2017)
    Here's expert advice on combating seasonal allergies after second-warmest February ever in U.S.

  • Thunderstorms Can Trigger Asthma Flares, Study Finds
    (01-May-2017)
    Weather forecasts may help public and emergency workers be ready to treat wheezing

  • Thunderstorms Can Trigger Asthma Flares, Study Finds
    (01-May-2017)
    Weather forecasts may help public and emergency workers be ready to treat wheezing

  • Summer Camp Prep for Kids With Allergies, Asthma
    (29-Apr-2017)
    Meet with staff beforehand and clarify expectations, doctor advises

  • Women More Sensitive to Metal Joint Implants Than Men: Study
    (26-Apr-2017)
    Researchers don't know if hormones or exposure to metals in makeup or jewelry may play a part

  • What's the Best Seasonal Allergy Med for Your Kid?
    (17-Apr-2017)
    Wealth of options may leave moms and dads wondering which kind and how much to give, survey finds

  • What's the Best Seasonal Allergy Med for Your Kid?
    (17-Apr-2017)
    Wealth of options may leave moms and dads wondering which kind and how much to give, survey finds

  • What's the Best Seasonal Allergy Med for Your Kid?
    (17-Apr-2017)
    Wealth of options may leave moms and dads wondering which kind and how much to give, survey finds

  • Health Tip: Keep Indoor Air Clean
    (14-Apr-2017)
    Steps to keep allergens out

  • Silk Clothes Won't Soothe Eczema's Itch
    (11-Apr-2017)
    What your child wears doesn't affect severity of skin troubles, study finds

  • Defect Prompts Mylan to Recall Some EpiPens
    (06-Apr-2017)
    Rare cases of 'failure to activate' during potentially fatal allergic reactions spurred the action, company says

  • EpiPen Out-of-Pocket Costs More Than Doubled Over Decade
    (04-Apr-2017)
    Study questions steep price hikes for lifesaving drugs, even among insured patients

  • Say Goodbye to Allergy Misery in Spring
    (01-Apr-2017)
    Expert offers tips for reducing pollen-related discomfort

  • Say Goodbye to Allergy Misery in Spring
    (01-Apr-2017)
    Expert offers tips for reducing pollen-related discomfort

  • Ready for Spring Allergies?
    (30-Mar-2017)
    Most people aren't prepared to manage symptoms that come with a high pollen count, allergists say

  • Ready for Spring Allergies?
    (30-Mar-2017)
    Most people aren't prepared to manage symptoms that come with a high pollen count, allergists say

  • Allergic to Peanuts? Tree Nuts Might Still Be Safe
    (27-Mar-2017)
    Careful testing can determine whether you need to avoid cashews, walnuts or others, study finds

  • Allergic to Peanuts? Tree Nuts Might Still Be Safe
    (27-Mar-2017)
    Careful testing can determine whether you need to avoid cashews, walnuts or others, study finds

  • Welcome Spring and Still Survive Your Allergies
    (20-Mar-2017)
    Specialist offers tips for minimizing seasonal misery

  • Mite-Proof Bedding May Help Curb Asthma Attacks: Study
    (10-Mar-2017)
    Kids whose mattresses and pillows were encased had less severe flare-ups, researchers report

  • Sinus Trouble Can Lead to Depression, Lost Work
    (10-Mar-2017)
    For people with chronic nasal problems, mood is key reason for calling in sick, study finds

  • Early Allergies -- Payback for a Mild Winter?
    (09-Mar-2017)
    Early blooms may start you sneezing and sniffling ahead of schedule, doctor says

  • Early Allergies -- Payback for a Mild Winter?
    (09-Mar-2017)
    Early blooms may start you sneezing and sniffling ahead of schedule, doctor says

  • Health Tip: Create an Emergency Plan for Deadly Allergy Reaction
    (08-Mar-2017)
    It could save your child's life

  • Banishing Asthma-Inducing Mice Allergens on the Cheap
    (07-Mar-2017)
    Do-it-yourself approach works as well as professional extermination services, study finds

  • Obesity May Raise Girls' Risk of Asthma, Allergies
    (06-Mar-2017)
    But same was not true for boys, study found

  • Secondhand Smoke Linked to Food Allergies in Kids
    (06-Mar-2017)
    Passive exposure tied to more egg and peanut sensitivity in study

  • Obesity May Raise Girls' Risk of Asthma, Allergies
    (06-Mar-2017)
    But same was not true for boys, study found

  • Obesity May Raise Girls' Risk of Asthma, Allergies
    (06-Mar-2017)
    But same was not true for boys, study found

  • Daffodils, Margaritas and Other Surprise Skin Dangers
    (03-Mar-2017)
    There are many hidden hazards that can cause itch or rash, dermatologists warn

  • FDA Approves New Treatment for Dust Mite Allergies
    (02-Mar-2017)
    Odactra is a year-round treatment for reactions to the tiny bugs that share your home

  • FDA Approves New Treatment for Dust Mite Allergies
    (02-Mar-2017)
    Odactra is a year-round treatment for reactions to the tiny bugs that share your home

  • Health Tip: Dust Your Home Properly
    (01-Mar-2017)
    Here's how

  • Health Tip: Could Allergy Shots Help You?
    (21-Feb-2017)
    Here are some guidelines

  • How to Control Mold, Avoid Allergies
    (17-Feb-2017)
    Limiting moisture in the home is key, specialists say

  • Immunotherapy Not a Quick Fix for Hay Fever
    (14-Feb-2017)
    3-year treatment with high doses of grass pollen offered long-term relief, but 2 years not enough, study finds

  • Immunotherapy Not a Quick Fix for Hay Fever
    (14-Feb-2017)
    3-year treatment with high doses of grass pollen offered long-term relief, but 2 years not enough, study finds

  • Needed: An 'Action Plan' for Kids Prone to Severe Allergic Reactions
    (13-Feb-2017)
    First line of defense is an epinephrine auto-injector, pediatricians say

  • Needed: An 'Action Plan' for Kids Prone to Severe Allergic Reactions
    (13-Feb-2017)
    First line of defense is an epinephrine auto-injector, pediatricians say

  • Health Tip: Learn About Mold
    (09-Feb-2017)
    Suggestions to help prevent it

  • Think You're Allergic to Penicillin? Check Again
    (06-Feb-2017)
    Some people outgrow their allergy and others may have been misdiagnosed, doctor explains

  • The Etiquette of Achoo!
    (11-Jan-2017)
    Cover your sneeze to protect those around you, health experts advise

  • New Guidelines Urge Early Intro to Peanut in High-Risk Infants
    (05-Jan-2017)
    Change in allergy recommendations based on results of groundbreaking trial

  • New Guidelines Urge Early Intro to Peanut in High-Risk Infants
    (05-Jan-2017)
    Change in allergy recommendations based on results of groundbreaking trial

  • Health Tip: Trying to Unclog That Stuffy Nose?
    (12-Dec-2016)
    Using a decongestant

  • Mice May Be Key to Kids' Asthma Attacks at School
    (02-Dec-2016)
    Study suggests, but can't prove, that rodent allergens could play a role

  • Food Allergies Among Kids Vary by Race: Study
    (22-Nov-2016)
    Researchers find blacks and Hispanics more likely to be allergic to corn and shellfish, for instance

  • Colleges Not Fully Prepared for Students With Food Allergies: Study
    (11-Nov-2016)
    Lack of support programs to help them stay safe is a significant issue, allergists say

  • How to Introduce Your Baby to Food Containing Peanuts
    (11-Nov-2016)
    New guidelines coming soon from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

  • Colleges Not Fully Prepared for Students With Food Allergies: Study
    (11-Nov-2016)
    Lack of support programs to help them stay safe is a significant issue, allergists say

  • How to Introduce Your Baby to Food Containing Peanuts
    (11-Nov-2016)
    New guidelines coming soon from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

  • Scented Rooms, Products? Many Health-Conscious Americans Say 'No Thanks'
    (02-Nov-2016)
    More than half would prefer fragrance-free hotels, workplaces

  • Food Labels on Potential Allergens May Confuse Shoppers
    (01-Nov-2016)
    Misunderstanding warnings could be dangerous for those with food allergies, researcher says

  • Clean Home May Help Keep Kids' Asthma in Check
    (31-Oct-2016)
    Controlling allergens, household pollutants can reduce need for medication, pediatricians' group says

  • Join the Teal Pumpkin Project on Halloween
    (28-Oct-2016)
    Painted pumpkins let trick-or-treaters with food allergies know safe treats are available

  • Join the Teal Pumpkin Project on Halloween
    (28-Oct-2016)
    Painted pumpkins let trick-or-treaters with food allergies know safe treats are available

  • Skin Patch May Help With Peanut Allergy
    (28-Oct-2016)
    Delivering small amounts of peanut protein boosted tolerance for about half of young patients in study

  • Tips for Keeping Halloween Safe and Fun
    (21-Oct-2016)
    Bobbing for apples, trick-or-treating can expose kids to potential hazards, health experts say

  • Health Tip: Health Tip: Manage Allergies
    (20-Oct-2016)
    Suggestions to stem the sneezing

  • Parents of Kids With Food Allergies Believe They're Allergic, Too
    (12-Oct-2016)
    But fewer than one-third tested positive for food allergies, study finds

  • Parents of Kids With Food Allergies Believe They're Allergic, Too
    (12-Oct-2016)
    But fewer than one-third tested positive for food allergies, study finds

  • Health Tip: Kick Dust Mites Out of Bed
    (10-Oct-2016)
    How to protect yourself

  • 6 Keys to a Safe, Allergy-Free Halloween
    (10-Oct-2016)
    These tips can ease parents' worries and help kids with food allergies or asthma enjoy the holiday

  • 6 Keys to a Safe, Allergy-Free Halloween
    (10-Oct-2016)
    These tips can ease parents' worries and help kids with food allergies or asthma enjoy the holiday

  • 6 Keys to a Safe, Allergy-Free Halloween
    (10-Oct-2016)
    These tips can ease parents' worries and help kids with food allergies or asthma enjoy the holiday

  • Farm Kids Get Fewer Allergies, International Study Finds
    (27-Sep-2016)
    Researchers aim to learn whether early exposure to allergens has a protective effect

  • Farm Kids Get Fewer Allergies, International Study Finds
    (27-Sep-2016)
    Researchers aim to learn whether early exposure to allergens has a protective effect

  • Early Introduction of Eggs, Peanuts May Cut Kids' Allergy Risk: Study
    (20-Sep-2016)
    Allergy specialist suggests existing guidelines on introducing foods may be outdated

  • Early Introduction of Eggs, Peanuts May Cut Kids' Allergy Risk: Study
    (20-Sep-2016)
    Allergy specialist suggests existing guidelines on introducing foods may be outdated

  • Early Introduction of Eggs, Peanuts May Cut Kids' Allergy Risk: Study
    (20-Sep-2016)
    Allergy specialist suggests existing guidelines on introducing foods may be outdated

  • Food Allergies Linked to Raised Risk of Asthma, Hay Fever
    (14-Sep-2016)
    Odds rise even higher when kids have more than one food allergy, researchers say

  • Food Allergies Linked to Raised Risk of Asthma, Hay Fever
    (14-Sep-2016)
    Odds rise even higher when kids have more than one food allergy, researchers say

  • Food Allergies Linked to Raised Risk of Asthma, Hay Fever
    (14-Sep-2016)
    Odds rise even higher when kids have more than one food allergy, researchers say

  • Makeup of Germs in Newborn's Gut May Triple Allergy, Asthma Risk
    (13-Sep-2016)
    Study finds abnormality present in 10 percent of kids seems to undermine immune function

  • Antibiotics Before Age 2 May Be Linked to Allergies Later
    (06-Sep-2016)
    Risk rose for hay fever, eczema, study suggests

  • Health Tip: Don't Be Surprised by Fall Allergies
    (05-Sep-2016)
    Get the facts

  • Health Tip: Don't Be Surprised by Fall Allergies
    (05-Sep-2016)
    Get the facts

  • Mylan to Offer Generic EpiPen
    (29-Aug-2016)
    Manufacturer responds to mounting criticism about price hikes

  • Peanut Allergy Treatment: The Earlier in Childhood, the Better
    (18-Aug-2016)
    Exposure therapy for infants and toddlers leaves 4 out of 5 'desensitized,' study finds

  • Peanut Allergy Treatment: The Earlier in Childhood, the Better
    (18-Aug-2016)
    Exposure therapy for infants and toddlers leaves 4 out of 5 'desensitized,' study finds

  • 4 Ways to Protect Yourself Against Poison Ivy, Oak and Sumac
    (11-Aug-2016)
    But just in case, here's what to do if you develop the red, itchy rash and blisters that these plants can cause

  • Allergies Less Common in Kids Who Suck Thumb, Bite Nails
    (11-Jul-2016)
    Findings boost 'hygiene hypothesis,' study authors suggest

  • Health Tip: Getting Rid of Mold and Mildew
    (07-Jul-2016)
    Steps to help keep you healthier

  • Easing Your Child's Allergies
    (16-Jun-2016)
    For starters, pay attention to pollen levels, FDA advises

  • Easing Your Child's Allergies
    (16-Jun-2016)
    For starters, pay attention to pollen levels, FDA advises

  • Certain Steroids Raise Risk for Serious Staph Infections
    (09-Jun-2016)
    Study finds long-term use of glucocorticoids may suppress immune system, upping odds for patients

  • Health Tip: Spot Signs of Summer Allergies
    (06-Jun-2016)
    Your sniffles may not be a cold

  • Health Tip: If Your Child Is Allergic to Dust
    (03-Jun-2016)
    Suggestions for what to do at home

  • Asthma Symptoms Can Bloom in Springtime
    (27-May-2016)
    Follow your care plan to prevent attacks, expert says

  • Asthma Symptoms Can Bloom in Springtime
    (27-May-2016)
    Follow your care plan to prevent attacks, expert says

  • Giving Certain Foods Early May Cut Allergy Risk
    (18-May-2016)
    Study supports turnaround in thinking about peanuts, eggs and milk

  • Think You're Allergic to Penicillin? Maybe Not
    (11-May-2016)
    Only a severe reaction that comes within a hour or two signals true allergy to the antibiotic, allergist says

  • Managing Allergies, Asthma 101
    (03-May-2016)
    Doctor offers advice to students who will be heading off to college

  • Managing Allergies, Asthma 101
    (03-May-2016)
    Doctor offers advice to students who will be heading off to college

  • Kids From Poorer Families May Have Worse Food Allergy Care
    (27-Apr-2016)
    Parents often have fewer dollars for medication, preventive measures, study finds

  • Kids From Poorer Families May Have Worse Food Allergy Care
    (27-Apr-2016)
    Parents often have fewer dollars for medication, preventive measures, study finds

  • Cow's Milk Allergy in Childhood May Lead to Weaker Bones: Study
    (20-Apr-2016)
    But one expert contends that difference in bone density wasn't enough, on average, to worry about fractures

  • Can Certain Allergy Meds Worsen Restless Legs Syndrome?
    (19-Apr-2016)
    Some over-the-counter antihistamines might cause painful sensations that disrupt sleep, expert says

  • Can Certain Allergy Meds Worsen Restless Legs Syndrome?
    (19-Apr-2016)
    Some over-the-counter antihistamines might cause painful sensations that disrupt sleep, expert says

  • Can Certain Allergy Meds Worsen Restless Legs Syndrome?
    (19-Apr-2016)
    Some over-the-counter antihistamines might cause painful sensations that disrupt sleep, expert says

  • Health Tip: Easing Eye Allergies
    (18-Apr-2016)
    Stay away from things that make your eyes itch.

  • Spring Allergies? Don't Assume It's Only Pollen
    (15-Apr-2016)
    Identifying your triggers is the first step toward relief, experts say

  • Spring Allergies? Don't Assume It's Only Pollen
    (15-Apr-2016)
    Identifying your triggers is the first step toward relief, experts say

  • Allergy Med Might Also Fight MS-Linked Eye Damage
    (12-Apr-2016)
    Vision improvement with clemastine fumarate appears modest but results are promising, researcher says

  • Health Tip: Managing Food Allergy
    (06-Apr-2016)
    Should the problem food be banned?

  • Health Tip: Managing a Food Allergy at Work
    (31-Mar-2016)
    Suggestions to avoid getting sick

  • FDA Proposes Ban on Powdered Medical Gloves
    (21-Mar-2016)
    Side effects include airway and wound inflammation, agency says

  • Inhalation Anthrax Treatment Approved
    (21-Mar-2016)
    A potential bioterror threat

  • Blooming Trees Can Bring Misery to Allergy Sufferers
    (20-Mar-2016)
    But expert offers tips on how to keep symptoms under control

  • Blooming Trees Can Bring Misery to Allergy Sufferers
    (20-Mar-2016)
    But expert offers tips on how to keep symptoms under control

  • An Expert's Guide to Sneezin' Season
    (16-Mar-2016)
    Allergy sufferers should prepare for a particularly 'nasty' spring, New York sinus specialist says

  • An Expert's Guide to Sneezin' Season
    (16-Mar-2016)
    Allergy sufferers should prepare for a particularly 'nasty' spring, New York sinus specialist says

  • Special Infant Formulas Don't Shield Against Asthma, Allergies: Study
    (09-Mar-2016)
    Review of nearly 70 years of data found no protective effect; experts urge breast-feeding instead

  • Poverty Linked to Asthma, Allergy Treatment Failure
    (07-Mar-2016)
    Patients from low-income households more likely to have worse outcomes, studies show

  • Poverty Linked to Asthma, Allergy Treatment Failure
    (07-Mar-2016)
    Patients from low-income households more likely to have worse outcomes, studies show

  • Supervised Exposure Therapy for Peanut Allergy Lasts, Study Finds
    (04-Mar-2016)
    Even after a year-long break, kids maintained their tolerance

  • Supervised Exposure Therapy for Peanut Allergy Lasts, Study Finds
    (04-Mar-2016)
    Even after a year-long break, kids maintained their tolerance

  • Health Tip: Are You Allergic to Dust Mites?
    (23-Feb-2016)
    Frequent sneezing is a common symptom

  • Prenatal Diet Rich in Vitamin D May Cut Allergy Risk in Kids: Study
    (17-Feb-2016)
    But supplements don't offer the same protection, researchers say

  • Allergy Shots Still Effective for Seniors
    (09-Feb-2016)
    Researchers say aging immune system doesn't significantly reduce injections' usefulness

  • Allergy Shots Still Effective for Seniors
    (09-Feb-2016)
    Researchers say aging immune system doesn't significantly reduce injections' usefulness

  • Allergy Shots Still Effective for Seniors
    (09-Feb-2016)
    Researchers say aging immune system doesn't significantly reduce injections' usefulness

  • Allergies, Asthma Tied to Lower Risk of Brain Cancer
    (05-Feb-2016)
    Researchers found 30 percent lower odds for those with respiratory allergies and eczema

  • Could C-Section Baby Benefit From Mom's Vaginal Fluids?
    (01-Feb-2016)
    Small study suggests it's possible to partially restore good bacteria to cesarean infants

  • Parents Often Ill-Informed About Food-Allergy Emergencies
    (26-Jan-2016)
    Many don't know how, when to use epinephrine, study finds

  • Parents Often Ill-Informed About Food-Allergy Emergencies
    (26-Jan-2016)
    Many don't know how, when to use epinephrine, study finds

  • Health Tip: Considering a Humidifier?
    (21-Jan-2016)
    It may not be best for those with allergies

  • Health Tip: Dining Out With Food Allergies
    (21-Jan-2016)
    Plan ahead before your meal

  • Health Tip: Are You Allergic to Your Pet?
    (05-Jan-2016)
    Here are possible warning signs

  • Health Tip: Struggling With Chronic Cough?
    (22-Dec-2015)
    Try these at-home remedies

  • Health Tip: Recogize Signs of Mold Allergy
    (21-Dec-2015)
    Here are possible symptoms

  • Kids With Asthma, Allergies May Face Higher Heart Risk Factors: Study
    (08-Dec-2015)
    Risk doubles for high cholesterol and blood pressure, but danger to any one child is low, findings suggest

  • Anthrax Vaccine Approval Expanded
    (24-Nov-2015)
    Now sanctioned for adults 18 to 65 with known or suspected exposure

  • Allergy and Asthma Sufferers Beware as Holiday Season Kicks In
    (21-Nov-2015)
    Expert offers tips to cope with seasonal triggers

  • Allergy and Asthma Sufferers Beware as Holiday Season Kicks In
    (21-Nov-2015)
    Expert offers tips to cope with seasonal triggers

  • Allergy and Asthma Sufferers Beware as Holiday Season Kicks In
    (21-Nov-2015)
    Expert offers tips to cope with seasonal triggers

  • Think You're Allergic to Penicillin? Maybe Not, Researchers Say
    (05-Nov-2015)
    Small study finds drug might be safe for patients who had previous reaction to the antibiotic

  • Don't Assume Siblings Will Have Food Allergies, Too
    (05-Nov-2015)
    Study found only 1 in 10 was allergic to same things; experts advise against routine testing for them

  • Breast-Feeding May Not Help Prevent Allergies in Kids, Study Claims
    (05-Nov-2015)
    But at least one pediatrician is skeptical of the finding, and urges mothers to breast-feed

  • Don't Assume Siblings Will Have Food Allergies, Too
    (05-Nov-2015)
    Study found only 1 in 10 was allergic to same things; experts advise against routine testing for them

  • Breast-Feeding May Not Help Prevent Allergies in Kids, Study Claims
    (05-Nov-2015)
    But at least one pediatrician is skeptical of the finding, and urges mothers to breast-feed

  • Breast-Feeding May Not Help Prevent Allergies in Kids, Study Claims
    (05-Nov-2015)
    But at least one pediatrician is skeptical of the finding, and urges mothers to breast-feed

  • Dogs in the Home May Lower Kids' Odds for Asthma
    (02-Nov-2015)
    Study findings support notion that early life exposure to microbes, allergens may prevent illness, experts say

  • Drugmaker Recalls Injectors Used to Treat Allergic Reactions
    (29-Oct-2015)
    Sanofi's Auvi-Q injectors may not deliver right amount of life-saving drug

  • Drugs May Be as Good as Surgery for Chronic Sinusitis
    (29-Oct-2015)
    Study found sufferers who stuck with treatments like nasal sprays saw improvements in quality of life

  • Halloween Can Be a Fright for Kids With Food Allergies
    (27-Oct-2015)
    Expert offers tips for getting your ghosts and goblins safely through the holiday

  • Halloween Can Be a Fright for Kids With Food Allergies
    (27-Oct-2015)
    Expert offers tips for getting your ghosts and goblins safely through the holiday

  • Unexpected Severe Allergic Reactions Strike Many Schools
    (26-Oct-2015)
    Study found 1 in 10 dealt with anaphylaxis case in 2013, 22 percent were kids with no known allergies

  • Unexpected Severe Allergic Reactions Strike Many Schools
    (26-Oct-2015)
    Study found 1 in 10 dealt with anaphylaxis case in 2013, 22 percent were kids with no known allergies

  • Health Tip: Getting Rid of Mold After a Flood
    (22-Oct-2015)
    Bleach can help do the job

  • Vaccines Rarely Cause Life-Threatening Allergic Reactions: CDC
    (15-Oct-2015)
    Just 33 people from 25 million immunized were affected, researchers report

  • Health Tip: Climate Can Affect Allergies
    (05-Oct-2015)
    Monitor weather changes

  • Health Tip: Is Dust Causing Your Allergy?
    (24-Sep-2015)
    Here are some potential sources

  • FDA Acts to Make Food Safer in Wake of Outbreaks
    (10-Sep-2015)
    New rules focus on cleanliness of manufacturing facilities

  • Health Tip: Coping With Mosquito Bites
    (01-Sep-2015)
    Suggestions to help ease the itch

  • Medical Groups Endorse Early Exposure to Peanut Products for High-Risk Infants
    (26-Aug-2015)
    Interim guidance issued in response to study that found exposure lowered chances of allergy by 80 percent

  • Got a Rash? You Might Be Allergic to Nickel, Dermatologist Says
    (20-Aug-2015)
    Commonly used in metal jewelry, it's also found in food, topical medicines and medical implants

  • Got a Rash? You Might Be Allergic to Nickel, Dermatologist Says
    (20-Aug-2015)
    Commonly used in metal jewelry, it's also found in food, topical medicines and medical implants

  • Add Asthma, Allergy Plans to Your Back-to-School List
    (01-Aug-2015)
    From students to teachers to school nurses, everyone needs to be on the same page to prevent problems

  • Add Asthma, Allergy Plans to Your Back-to-School List
    (01-Aug-2015)
    From students to teachers to school nurses, everyone needs to be on the same page to prevent problems

  • Add Asthma, Allergy Plans to Your Back-to-School List
    (01-Aug-2015)
    From students to teachers to school nurses, everyone needs to be on the same page to prevent problems

  • Health Tip: Know the Dangers of Mold
    (24-Jul-2015)
    It can cause serious allergic reactions

  • Health Tip: Are You Allergic to Latex?
    (20-Jul-2015)
    Here are common symptoms

  • Dermatologist Offers Advice on Treating Kids' Hives
    (18-Jul-2015)
    Allergic rash can have many causes; avoiding trigger is key to prevention

  • Dermatologist Offers Advice on Treating Kids' Hives
    (18-Jul-2015)
    Allergic rash can have many causes; avoiding trigger is key to prevention

  • Straight Talk About Poison Ivy
    (10-Jul-2015)
    Itchy red rash caused by exposure to plant's oil, not by brushing against its leaves, dermatologist says

  • Second Severe Allergic Reaction Isn't Uncommon
    (10-Jul-2015)
    Study finds about one in seven kids has repeat episode

  • Second Severe Allergic Reaction Isn't Uncommon
    (10-Jul-2015)
    Study finds about one in seven kids has repeat episode

  • How to Avoid July Fourth Allergy Flare-Ups
    (02-Jul-2015)
    Smoke, stings, mold are common summer allergens that can trigger asthma, allergy attacks, experts say

  • Under-the-Tongue Hay Fever Pills Offer Little Benefit: Study
    (30-Jun-2015)
    For serious grass allergy, shots may be more effective, researcher says

  • Under-the-Tongue Hay Fever Pills Offer Little Benefit: Study
    (30-Jun-2015)
    For serious grass allergy, shots may be more effective, researcher says

  • Poison Ivy's Gonna Get Ya...
    (06-Jun-2015)
    Unless you follow these handy tips

  • Do You Need a Doctor for Bug Bites and Bee Stings?
    (24-May-2015)
    Most can be treated at home, but learn signs of emergency, expert advises

  • Can Asthma Protect Men From Prostate Cancer?
    (22-May-2015)
    New research finds an association, but doesn't prove cause and effect

  • Many Kids With Asthma Also Sensitive to Peanuts: Study
    (18-May-2015)
    Parents may not realize that wheezing, shortness of breath could be allergy

  • Health Tip: Pollen Isn't the Only Allergen
    (13-May-2015)
    Other things that can make you sneeze

  • Peanut Allergy Exposure Occurs Most Often at Home, Study Says
    (12-May-2015)
    Majority of moderate, severe reactions are handled inappropriately

  • Peanut Allergy Exposure Occurs Most Often at Home, Study Says
    (12-May-2015)
    Majority of moderate, severe reactions are handled inappropriately

  • Is It a Cold or an Allergy?
    (05-May-2015)
    How parents can help relieve kids' hay fever symptoms

  • Is It a Cold or an Allergy?
    (05-May-2015)
    How parents can help relieve kids' hay fever symptoms

  • Surge in Pollen May Spur Many Cases of Dry Eye
    (29-Apr-2015)
    Both are at their worst this time of year, study says

  • Poison Ivy, Oak and Sumac Rashes Can Be Serious
    (23-Apr-2015)
    But, expert says most can safely be treated at home

  • Health Tip: Manage Allergies in the Bedroom
    (21-Apr-2015)
    A clean room should mean better sleep

  • Spring Allergy Season Could Be a Bloomin' Nightmare
    (17-Apr-2015)
    Doctors predict a shorter but rougher stretch of coughing, sneezing and wheezing

  • Health Tip: When Pollen Counts are High
    (15-Apr-2015)
    Avoid the outdoors

  • In Rare Cases, Kids Can Get Food Allergies From Donated Blood
    (07-Apr-2015)
    But these 'transferred' reactions clear up within a few months, experts say

  • Spring Allergies Have Arrived
    (29-Mar-2015)
    Expert offers tips to tame springtime sneezing and sniffling

  • Spring Allergies Have Arrived
    (29-Mar-2015)
    Expert offers tips to tame springtime sneezing and sniffling

  • Expert Offers Tips to Help Babies With Stuffy Noses
    (27-Mar-2015)
    Humidity and moisture can help prevent and treat congestion

  • Expert Offers Tips to Help Babies With Stuffy Noses
    (27-Mar-2015)
    Humidity and moisture can help prevent and treat congestion

  • New Treatment for Anthrax Approved
    (25-Mar-2015)
    FDA cites preparedness for intentional release of deadly bacteria

  • Smog Plus Pollen May Mean Even More Sneezing
    (23-Mar-2015)
    Higher levels of airborne ozone, nitrogen dioxide might boost potency of birch tree allergen: study

  • Tips for Managing Spring Allergies
    (21-Mar-2015)
    Know your triggers, expert says

  • Tips for Managing Spring Allergies
    (21-Mar-2015)
    Know your triggers, expert says

  • Spring Allergies Coming Into Bloom
    (16-Mar-2015)
    Expert offers tips to minimize discomfort

  • Spring Allergies Coming Into Bloom
    (16-Mar-2015)
    Expert offers tips to minimize discomfort

  • Health Tip: Easing Your Child's Allergies
    (10-Mar-2015)
    Close the windows to help keep pollen out

  • Host of Factors Influence Baby's Immune System
    (23-Feb-2015)
    Breast-feeding, less sterile environment spurs healthier makeup of gut bacteria, researchers report

  • Controlled Exposure to Peanuts at Early Age Shows Promise as Allergy Treatment
    (23-Feb-2015)
    When given to toddlers, therapy helped them shed sensitivity, researchers report

  • Could a Dishwasher Raise Your Child's Allergy, Asthma Risk?
    (23-Feb-2015)
    Study found children from homes that hand-washed dishes had less allergic disease

  • Skin Patch Shows Promise in Easing Peanut Allergy
    (23-Feb-2015)
    Wearable device appears to 'educate' cells not to react to the food allergen, researchers say

  • Exposing Babies to Peanuts May Help Curb Allergy Risk
    (23-Feb-2015)
    Many high-risk infants should be given peanut products starting at four months, researchers say

  • Controlled Exposure to Peanuts at Early Age Shows Promise as Allergy Treatment
    (23-Feb-2015)
    When given to toddlers, therapy helped them shed sensitivity, researchers report

  • Could a Dishwasher Raise Your Child's Allergy, Asthma Risk?
    (23-Feb-2015)
    Study found children from homes that hand-washed dishes had less allergic disease

  • Exposing Babies to Peanuts May Help Curb Allergy Risk
    (23-Feb-2015)
    Many high-risk infants should be given peanut products starting at four months, researchers say

  • Cat, Dust Mite Allergies Linked to Childhood Asthma
    (23-Feb-2015)
    Study findings reveal possible early risk factors for asthma

  • Could a Dishwasher Raise Your Child's Allergy, Asthma Risk?
    (23-Feb-2015)
    Study found children from homes that hand-washed dishes had less allergic disease

  • Moldy Homes May Mean More Asthma in Young Kids
    (16-Feb-2015)
    Those with allergies at greatest asthma risk, study finds

  • Milk Lurks in Some Dark Chocolate, Posing Allergy Risk: FDA
    (11-Feb-2015)
    You can't always believe what you read on a product's label, agency says

  • Health Tip: Coping With Mold Allergy
    (10-Feb-2015)
    Reduce moisture in your home

  • Certain Allergy, Depression Meds Tied to Higher Odds for Dementia
    (04-Feb-2015)
    Class of drugs interferes with a key brain chemical, but study can't prove cause-and-effect

  • New Guidelines for People With Nasal Allergies
    (02-Feb-2015)
    Testing is recommended, sinus imaging is not for hay fever

  • New Guidelines for People With Nasal Allergies
    (02-Feb-2015)
    Testing is recommended, sinus imaging is not for hay fever

  • Keep Allergies in Mind When Planning Valentine's Day
    (23-Jan-2015)
    Expert offers allergen-avoiding advice for buying gifts and planning a night out

  • Keep Allergies in Mind When Planning Valentine's Day
    (23-Jan-2015)
    Expert offers allergen-avoiding advice for buying gifts and planning a night out

  • Keep Allergies in Mind When Planning Valentine's Day
    (23-Jan-2015)
    Expert offers allergen-avoiding advice for buying gifts and planning a night out

  • Health Tip: Spotting the Signs of Eye Allergy
    (21-Jan-2015)
    Symptoms may include itching, watering, redness

  • Health Tip: Can't Eat Wheat Flour?
    (06-Jan-2015)
    Try one of these alternatives

  • Health Tip: Can't Eat Wheat Flour?
    (06-Jan-2015)
    Try one of these alternatives

  • Holiday Trimmings Can Trigger Allergies
    (20-Dec-2014)
    Some tips to avoid bad reactions to the seasonal good times

  • Holiday Trimmings Can Trigger Allergies
    (20-Dec-2014)
    Some tips to avoid bad reactions to the seasonal good times

  • Holiday Trimmings Can Trigger Allergies
    (20-Dec-2014)
    Some tips to avoid bad reactions to the seasonal good times

  • Many People Misuse Devices for Asthma, Allergic Reaction
    (18-Dec-2014)
    Memory of correct way to use inhalers, epinephrine pens faded over time, researchers report

  • Many People Misuse Devices for Asthma, Allergic Reaction
    (18-Dec-2014)
    Memory of correct way to use inhalers, epinephrine pens faded over time, researchers report

  • Many People Misuse Devices for Asthma, Allergic Reaction
    (18-Dec-2014)
    Memory of correct way to use inhalers, epinephrine pens faded over time, researchers report

  • Health Tip: Watch for Food Allergies
    (15-Dec-2014)
    Know the ingredients of any food you taste

  • Experts Urge Quick Use of Epinephrine for Severe Allergic Reactions
    (02-Dec-2014)
    New guidelines emphasize how effective and safe the injection is

  • Experts Urge Quick Use of Epinephrine for Severe Allergic Reactions
    (02-Dec-2014)
    New guidelines emphasize how effective and safe the injection is

  • Infants With Eczema May Be More Prone to Peanut Allergy: Study
    (25-Nov-2014)
    If damaged skin exposed to peanut proteins in household dust, chances of allergy higher, researcher says

  • Infants With Eczema May Be More Prone to Peanut Allergy: Study
    (25-Nov-2014)
    If damaged skin exposed to peanut proteins in household dust, chances of allergy higher, researcher says

  • 'Tis the Season of Challenges for Those With Food Allergies
    (22-Nov-2014)
    Expert gives tips on avoiding problems

  • 'Tis the Season of Challenges for Those With Food Allergies
    (22-Nov-2014)
    Expert gives tips on avoiding problems

  • Think You're Allergic to Penicillin? Maybe Not
    (07-Nov-2014)
    In studies, vast majority of people who said they had the allergy showed no evidence of it in skin tests

  • Schools With EpiPens Save Lives, Study Says
    (07-Nov-2014)
    First incident may come from a new lunch food

  • Many Docs Mistaken About Allergies: Study
    (07-Nov-2014)
    Survey results show lots of primary care physicians lack knowledge of causes, treatments

  • Schools With EpiPens Save Lives, Study Says
    (07-Nov-2014)
    First incident may come from a new lunch food

  • Many Docs Mistaken About Allergies: Study
    (07-Nov-2014)
    Survey results show lots of primary care physicians lack knowledge of causes, treatments

  • Many Docs Mistaken About Allergies: Study
    (07-Nov-2014)
    Survey results show lots of primary care physicians lack knowledge of causes, treatments

  • Climate Change Will Boost Grass Pollen Production, Study Contends
    (05-Nov-2014)
    The result: increased 'exposure and suffering in grass pollen-allergic individuals,' researchers say

  • FDA Cautions Against 'Undeclared' Food Allergens
    (29-Oct-2014)
    Labels omitting certain ingredients are leading cause of FDA recalls

  • FDA Cautions Against 'Undeclared' Food Allergens
    (29-Oct-2014)
    Labels omitting certain ingredients are leading cause of FDA recalls

  • Childhood Peanut Allergy May Be Linked to Skin Gene Mutation
    (24-Oct-2014)
    Study bolsters the dual-allergen-exposure theory, expert says

  • Childhood Peanut Allergy May Be Linked to Skin Gene Mutation
    (24-Oct-2014)
    Study bolsters the dual-allergen-exposure theory, expert says

  • Health Tip: Listen to Your Child About Food Allergies
    (20-Oct-2014)
    Things kids may say when they're having an allergic reaction

  • Allergy to Some Metal Implants Linked to Rare Skin Cancer, Study Says
    (14-Oct-2014)
    Researchers say testing patients for adverse reaction may be needed

  • Medicines Are Biggest Culprit in Fatal Allergic Reactions: Study
    (10-Oct-2014)
    Antibiotics, contrast material for scans lead the list of triggers

  • Health Tip: What Causes Hives?
    (29-Sep-2014)
    Most commonly, exposure to an allergen

  • More Schools Stocking Shots That Counter Serious Allergic Reactions
    (19-Sep-2014)
    Having epinephrine auto-injectors on hand can save lives, advocates say

  • More Schools Stocking Shots That Counter Serious Allergic Reactions
    (19-Sep-2014)
    Having epinephrine auto-injectors on hand can save lives, advocates say

  • Few Students With Asthma, Allergies Have School Emergency Plan
    (12-Sep-2014)
    Schools must be well prepared to deal with life-threatening reactions, researchers caution

  • Farm Antibiotics May Be Linked to Food Allergies
    (03-Sep-2014)
    Girl's severe reaction traced to streptomycin-treated blueberries

  • More Evidence Breast-Feeding Lowers Child's Risk of Infections, Allergies
    (02-Sep-2014)
    Human milk contains important immunological protection for children, study authors say

  • Health Tip: Recognizing Hay Fever
    (28-Aug-2014)
    The most common type of allergy

  • Health Tip: Teaching Your Child About Food Allergies
    (25-Aug-2014)
    Communicate the warning signs

  • Food Allergies More Common Among Inner City Kids, Study Finds
    (22-Aug-2014)
    10 percent of children tracked had allergy to peanuts, eggs or milk

  • Stay Out of Stinging Insects' Way This Summer
    (03-Aug-2014)
    Bees, wasps and other pests send about 500,000 Americans to the hospital annually

  • Asthma Drug May Help Those With Chronic Hives
    (21-Jul-2014)
    Xolair found safe, effective for reducing symptoms, study finds

  • Health Tip: Thwart Mold at Home
    (18-Jul-2014)
    Address any leaks or damp areas

  • Kids From Dairy Farms Have Lower Allergy Risk, Study Finds
    (15-Jul-2014)
    Benefits evident from birth, researchers say

  • iPads Can Trigger Nickel Allergies in Kids
    (14-Jul-2014)
    Report involving 11-year-boy points to a simple solution: an iPad case

  • Health Tip: Minimizing Food Allergies
    (07-Jul-2014)
    Early breast-feeding may help

  • New Inhaled Drug Shows Promise Against Asthma, Allergies
    (02-Jul-2014)
    Quilizumab quells production of protein that triggers reaction to allergens, researchers report

  • Milk, Egg Allergies Seem to Make Parents Most Anxious
    (26-Jun-2014)
    Two-thirds of parents accurately assess severity of their child's food allergy, study reports

  • Milk, Egg Allergies Seem to Make Parents Most Anxious
    (26-Jun-2014)
    Two-thirds of parents accurately assess severity of their child's food allergy, study reports

  • Some Acne Products Can Trigger Severe Allergic Reactions: FDA
    (25-Jun-2014)
    In rare instances, reactions are potentially life-threatening, agency says

  • Sizing Up Your Options for Hay Fever Relief
    (08-Jun-2014)
    Newly approved meds dial down your immune system's reaction to allergens

  • Sizing Up Your Options for Hay Fever Relief
    (08-Jun-2014)
    Newly approved meds dial down your immune system's reaction to allergens

  • Sizing Up Your Options for Hay Fever Relief
    (08-Jun-2014)
    Newly approved meds dial down your immune system's reaction to allergens

  • Too-Clean Homes May Encourage Child Allergies, Asthma: Study
    (06-Jun-2014)
    Exposure to a little dust, dander in infancy might prime tots' immune systems, research finds

  • Health Tip: Controlling Dust and Dust Mites
    (05-May-2014)
    Clean up dust quickly, particularly in the bedroom

  • FDA Panel Says No to Over-the-Counter Allergy Drug Singulair
    (05-May-2014)
    Experts expressed relief at the decision, citing safety concerns

  • Winter's Polar Vortex Ushers in Spring's 'Pollen Vortex'
    (25-Apr-2014)
    Seasonal overlap could mean extra misery for people with allergies, experts say

  • Bowel Illnesses Sometimes Coincide in Kids
    (21-Apr-2014)
    Children with irritable bowel syndrome were more likely to also have celiac disease in Italian study

  • Health Tip: Getting Rid of Dust Mites
    (21-Apr-2014)
    Keep your home clean

  • Stress Tied to Worse Allergy Symptoms
    (18-Apr-2014)
    Study found those with hay fever who had high levels of stress suffered more severe symptoms

  • Ragwitek Approved for Adult Ragweed Allergy
    (18-Apr-2014)
    Tablet placed under the tongue

  • Stress Tied to Worse Allergy Symptoms
    (18-Apr-2014)
    Study found those with hay fever who had high levels of stress suffered more severe symptoms

  • Ragwitek Approved for Adult Ragweed Allergy
    (18-Apr-2014)
    Tablet placed under the tongue

  • FDA Approves Under-the-Tongue Hay Fever Pill
    (17-Apr-2014)
    Ragwitek helps the body immunize itself against the offending plant

  • FDA Approves Under-the-Tongue Hay Fever Pill
    (17-Apr-2014)
    Ragwitek helps the body immunize itself against the offending plant

  • Health Tip: Minimizing Seasonal Allergy Symptoms
    (15-Apr-2014)
    Close the windows and run the air conditioner

  • Health Tip: Minimizing Seasonal Allergy Symptoms
    (15-Apr-2014)
    Close the windows and run the air conditioner

  • Spring Cleaning Helps Stave Off Allergy Symptoms: Experts
    (11-Apr-2014)
    Tips for keeping pollen, mold and dust mites from your home

  • Spring Cleaning Helps Stave Off Allergy Symptoms: Experts
    (11-Apr-2014)
    Tips for keeping pollen, mold and dust mites from your home

  • Health Tip: Antihistamines Have Side Effects
    (09-Apr-2014)
    Some can make you very drowsy

  • Health Tip: Antihistamines Have Side Effects
    (09-Apr-2014)
    Some can make you very drowsy

  • Health Tip: Antihistamines Have Side Effects
    (09-Apr-2014)
    Some can make you very drowsy

  • So Long Snow, Hello Pollen
    (06-Apr-2014)
    Doctor shares tips for handling spring allergies

  • So Long Snow, Hello Pollen
    (06-Apr-2014)
    Doctor shares tips for handling spring allergies

  • FDA Approves Under-the-Tongue Hay Fever Pill
    (02-Apr-2014)
    Oralair cuts symptoms linked to pollens of certain grasses

  • Under-the-Tongue Tablet Approved for Grass Allergies
    (02-Apr-2014)
    To be started 4 months before allergy season

  • Under-the-Tongue Tablet Approved for Grass Allergies
    (02-Apr-2014)
    To be started 4 months before allergy season

  • Health Tip: Understanding Eye Allergies
    (25-Mar-2014)
    Here are common triggers

  • Allergy Season Springs Into Bloom
    (22-Mar-2014)
    Allergist outlines ways to minimize effects of pollen

  • Could 'Nasal Filter' Device Help Ease Allergies?
    (21-Mar-2014)
    It appeared to reduce sneezing, runny nose in small, preliminary study, but more testing needed, doctors say

  • Health Tip: Using a Humidifier
    (13-Mar-2014)
    Clean it often

  • September Peak Month for Kids' Asthma Flares: Study
    (10-Mar-2014)
    Experts say rise in allergy triggers, summer medication 'breaks' and back-to-school virus exposure may all contribute

  • Allergy Rates Surprisingly Similar Across the U.S., Study Finds
    (07-Mar-2014)
    However, young children in southern states suffer more than their peers in other regions

  • Food Allergies Have Nearly Doubled Among Black Children
    (03-Mar-2014)
    Unclear if it's due to better detection or environmental triggers, researchers say

  • Food Allergies Have Nearly Doubled Among Black Children
    (03-Mar-2014)
    Unclear if it's due to better detection or environmental triggers, researchers say

  • Expectant Mothers' Colds May Affect Baby
    (04-Feb-2014)
    Exposures in womb might raise risk of asthma, allergies in childhood, study suggests

  • Blood Test Might Help Tell When Peanut Allergy Is Gone: Study
    (31-Jan-2014)
    Findings might one day benefit patients who go through therapy to build up resistance to allergen

  • Blood Test Might Help Tell When Peanut Allergy Is Gone: Study
    (31-Jan-2014)
    Findings might one day benefit patients who go through therapy to build up resistance to allergen

  • Health Tip: Inform Your Allergic Child
    (30-Jan-2014)
    The youngster should know to avoid certain foods

  • Health Tip: Inform Your Allergic Child
    (30-Jan-2014)
    The youngster should know to avoid certain foods

  • Gradual Exposure to Peanuts May Help Some Allergic Kids
    (30-Jan-2014)
    Experimental therapy increased tolerance, but much more testing needed, doctors say

  • Health Tip: Prevent Dust Allergy Symptoms
    (29-Jan-2014)
    Keep your home as clean as possible

  • FDA Advisers: Pill for Ragweed Allergy Safe and Effective
    (28-Jan-2014)
    Placed under the tongue, it helps the body immunize itself against the offending plant

  • FDA Advisers: Pill for Ragweed Allergy Safe and Effective
    (28-Jan-2014)
    Placed under the tongue, it helps the body immunize itself against the offending plant

  • Stocking Epinephrine in Schools Might Save Lives
    (17-Jan-2014)
    Advocates say one in four allergic reactions happens for the first time on school grounds

  • Stocking Epinephrine in Schools Might Save Lives
    (17-Jan-2014)
    Advocates say one in four allergic reactions happens for the first time on school grounds

  • Preservative in Baby Wipes Linked to Rashes in Some Children
    (13-Jan-2014)
    Researchers report six cases where stopping use of wipes resolved skin reaction

  • Ultramarathoners: How's Their Health?
    (08-Jan-2014)
    Researchers launch long-term study of these intense runners

  • Eating More Nuts During Pregnancy Might Help Prevent Allergies in Kids: Study
    (23-Dec-2013)
    Experts say mothers who consume more nuts won't raise -- and might reduce -- risk in children

  • Eating More Nuts During Pregnancy Might Help Prevent Allergies in Kids: Study
    (23-Dec-2013)
    Experts say mothers who consume more nuts won't raise -- and might reduce -- risk in children

  • Dogs May Guard Babies Against Asthma, Allergies
    (16-Dec-2013)
    Researchers working with mice found presence of a pet reduced immune system response to allergens

  • Tips for Tackling Winter Allergy Triggers
    (15-Dec-2013)
    Spending time indoors can raise exposure to mold, dust mites, pets, chemicals and fumes, experts warn

  • Tips for Tackling Winter Allergy Triggers
    (15-Dec-2013)
    Spending time indoors can raise exposure to mold, dust mites, pets, chemicals and fumes, experts warn

  • Study: Pollen Allergies May Raise Risk for Blood Cancers in Women
    (04-Dec-2013)
    Researchers say hormones might play role in link, but don't know why

  • Study: Pollen Allergies May Raise Risk for Blood Cancers in Women
    (04-Dec-2013)
    Researchers say hormones might play role in link, but don't know why

  • Nasal Allergies, Hay Fever Tied to More Migraines in Study
    (26-Nov-2013)
    But it's unknown if allergic conditions bring on headache or vice versa, researcher says

  • Breast Milk With Solid Foods Might Stave Off Allergies
    (18-Nov-2013)
    Study also found waiting until 17 weeks to introduce solids is key

  • Cat Allergies Double Among Asthma Sufferers, Study Reveals
    (08-Nov-2013)
    Experts say findings may lead to improvements in diagnosis and treatment

  • Study: Women at Higher Risk for Allergies, Asthma
    (08-Nov-2013)
    Reasons for gender difference are unclear

  • Did Bone Marrow Transplant Cure Peanut Allergy?
    (08-Nov-2013)
    Unusual case report details how 10-year-old boy was treated for leukemia and lost sensitivity to peanuts

  • Could Mothers' Allergy Shots in Pregnancy Lower Kids' Risk?
    (08-Nov-2013)
    More research needed to confirm early study findings

  • Certain Allergies Plus Blood Pressure Meds Could Be Bad Mix
    (08-Nov-2013)
    People on ACE inhibitors can experience oral allergy syndrome, a rare reaction to some fruits, vegetables

  • Gelatin Allergy May Mean Extra Care Is Needed With Flu Shot
    (08-Nov-2013)
    Used to stabilize the vaccine, gelatin could cause reaction in those who are sensitive to it, experts say

  • Did Bone Marrow Transplant Cure Peanut Allergy?
    (08-Nov-2013)
    Unusual case report details how 10-year-old boy was treated for leukemia and lost sensitivity to peanuts

  • Could Mothers' Allergy Shots in Pregnancy Lower Kids' Risk?
    (08-Nov-2013)
    More research needed to confirm early study findings

  • Certain Allergies Plus Blood Pressure Meds Could Be Bad Mix
    (08-Nov-2013)
    People on ACE inhibitors can experience oral allergy syndrome, a rare reaction to some fruits, vegetables

  • Cat Allergies Double Among Asthma Sufferers, Study Reveals
    (08-Nov-2013)
    Experts say findings may lead to improvements in diagnosis and treatment

  • Kids in Southern U.S. More Likely to Have Hay Fever: Study
    (08-Nov-2013)
    But escaping allergens isn't just a matter of moving, experts say

  • Could Mothers' Allergy Shots in Pregnancy Lower Kids' Risk?
    (08-Nov-2013)
    More research needed to confirm early study findings

  • Halloween Safety Tips for Kids With Food Allergies
    (31-Oct-2013)
    Specialist tells parents how to avoid trick-or-treating hazards

  • Trick-or-Treating Safety Tips From an ER Doc
    (29-Oct-2013)
    Flashlights, reflective tape and large groups can help keep kids safe

  • Health Tip: Dealing With a Child's Cough
    (27-Sep-2013)
    Many times, it won't require medical treatment

  • Health Tip: Exercising Despite Allergies and Asthma
    (27-Sep-2013)
    Make sure you take your medication first

  • Study Finds No Connection Between Autism, Celiac Disease
    (25-Sep-2013)
    Research casts doubt on practice of placing children with autism on a gluten-free diet, experts say

  • Health Tip: Allergic to Latex?
    (18-Sep-2013)
    Make sure people know about your condition

  • Costs for Kids' Food Allergies Estimated at Nearly $25 Billion
    (16-Sep-2013)
    Allergen-free foods, special diets alone cost U.S. families $1.7 billion yearly, study finds

  • Allergies, Asthma Show Links to ADHD: Study
    (23-Aug-2013)
    All three conditions on the rise, but it's unclear whether ADHD risk is affected by others

  • Allergies, Asthma Show Links to ADHD: Study
    (23-Aug-2013)
    All three conditions on the rise, but it's unclear whether ADHD risk is affected by others

  • Allergies, Asthma Show Links to ADHD: Study
    (23-Aug-2013)
    All three conditions on the rise, but it's unclear whether ADHD risk is affected by others

  • Skin Allergies Can Flare Up in Summer Heat
    (18-Aug-2013)
    Seasonal pitfalls include poison ivy, worsening eczema and hives, expert warns

  • Taking the Sting Out of Insect-Bite Allergies
    (05-Aug-2013)
    Immunotherapy shots can reduce risk of serious reaction, allergists say

  • FDA Warns of Rare Skin Reactions to Acetaminophen
    (02-Aug-2013)
    Cases happen very seldom but can lead to hospitalization or death, new warning label is planned

  • One in Five Kids May 'Outgrow' Asthma
    (30-Jul-2013)
    Study found girls, those with animal allergies less likely to stop wheezing as they aged

  • Watch Out for Backyard Allergy Triggers
    (27-Jul-2013)
    Insects, smoke, mold and sunscreen irritants can spoil your fun, allergists say

  • Watch Out for Backyard Allergy Triggers
    (27-Jul-2013)
    Insects, smoke, mold and sunscreen irritants can spoil your fun, allergists say

  • Watch Out for Backyard Allergy Triggers
    (27-Jul-2013)
    Insects, smoke, mold and sunscreen irritants can spoil your fun, allergists say

  • Study of Genetic Condition May Yield Clues to Cause of Allergies
    (24-Jul-2013)
    Results from kids with Loeys-Dietz syndrome might help guide treatment of all allergic diseases, researchers say

  • Study of Genetic Condition May Yield Clues to Cause of Allergies
    (24-Jul-2013)
    Results from kids with Loeys-Dietz syndrome might help guide treatment of all allergic diseases, researchers say

  • Is a Gluten-Free Diet Right for You?
    (19-Jul-2013)
    Candidates include people with celiac disease, gluten sensitivity or those with a wheat allergy

  • Milk Allergy Therapy Needs More Research
    (19-Jul-2013)
    Benefits of treatment that gradually increases servings may not last for some kids, long-term study finds

  • Milk Allergy Therapy Needs More Research
    (19-Jul-2013)
    Benefits of treatment that gradually increases servings may not last for some kids, long-term study finds

  • Researchers Focus on Eczema-Food Allergy Link
    (19-Jul-2013)
    Breakdown in skin barrier that occurs with eczema could play role in food sensitivity, study says

  • Celiac Disease Shouldn't Keep Family From BBQ Fun: Experts
    (04-Jul-2013)
    Making sure gluten-free kids remain that way when away from home is challenging, but doable

  • Trees May Save a Life Each Year in Big Cities
    (28-Jun-2013)
    U.S. Forest Service measured pollution-busting impact of 'urban forests'

  • Managing Seasonal Allergies
    (17-Jun-2013)
    Despite a late spring, summer allergy season will be strong, sinus expert says

  • Managing Seasonal Allergies
    (17-Jun-2013)
    Despite a late spring, summer allergy season will be strong, sinus expert says

  • Your Summer Cold May Actually Be an Allergic Reaction
    (15-Jun-2013)
    Grass pollens and mold spores often trigger allergy symptoms during the warm-weather months

  • Your Summer Cold May Actually Be an Allergic Reaction
    (15-Jun-2013)
    Grass pollens and mold spores often trigger allergy symptoms during the warm-weather months

  • Health Tip: Using a Humidifier?
    (31-May-2013)
    Make sure it doesn't worsen allergies

  • Health Tip: Pondering Allergy Shots?
    (24-May-2013)
    Consider allergy severity

  • Eyelash Extension Adhesives May Cause Bad Reactions
    (16-May-2013)
    Infections and allergies from cosmetic procedure can damage eyes or cause swelling, loss of eyelashes

  • Health Tip: Exercise With Allergies and Asthma
    (15-May-2013)
    Speak with an allergist first

  • Allergies May Boost Severity of Lung Disease
    (10-May-2013)
    Study finds hay fever increases frequency of respiratory problems in COPD patients

  • Good Diet Helps People Manage Celiac Disease
    (10-May-2013)
    Effects of gluten intolerance can be minimized with proper nutrition, expert says

  • Allergies May Boost Severity of Lung Disease
    (10-May-2013)
    Study finds hay fever increases frequency of respiratory problems in COPD patients

  • Some Blackboard Chalks Might Spur Allergies in Kids: Study
    (07-May-2013)
    Protein used in common classroom item may cause reaction in kids with milk allergies

  • Want Tots Without Allergies? Try Sucking on Their Pacifiers
    (06-May-2013)
    Study suggests transferring adult bacteria to infants' mouths through saliva may train immune system to ignore allergens

  • Want Tots Without Allergies? Try Sucking on Their Pacifiers
    (06-May-2013)
    Study suggests transferring adult bacteria to infants' mouths through saliva may train immune system to ignore allergens

  • Want Tots Without Allergies? Try Sucking on Their Pacifiers
    (06-May-2013)
    Study suggests transferring adult bacteria to infants' mouths through saliva may train immune system to ignore allergens

  • Food, Skin Allergies on the Rise Among Children: CDC
    (02-May-2013)
    Reasons aren't known, but researchers found racial, age and income differences

  • Food, Skin Allergies on the Rise Among Children: CDC
    (02-May-2013)
    Reasons aren't known, but researchers found racial, age and income differences

  • Allergies: As American as Apple Pie?
    (29-Apr-2013)
    U.S.-born children more likely to have asthma, hay fever and eczema than foreign-born kids, study finds

  • Allergies: As American as Apple Pie?
    (29-Apr-2013)
    U.S.-born children more likely to have asthma, hay fever and eczema than foreign-born kids, study finds

  • Protect Your Kids From Pollen Allergies: Expert
    (27-Apr-2013)
    Tips for keeping allergens away from their skin, out of air in your home

  • Protect Your Kids From Pollen Allergies: Expert
    (27-Apr-2013)
    Tips for keeping allergens away from their skin, out of air in your home

  • Many Parents Give Kids Cold Medicines When They Shouldn't, Survey Finds
    (23-Apr-2013)
    They often miss fine print on the label warning against use in children younger than 4 years old

  • Tick-Borne Meat Allergy May Have Affected Virginia Kids
    (10-Apr-2013)
    Study found 45 suspected cases in 2011 and 2012

  • Tick-Borne Meat Allergy May Have Affected Virginia Kids
    (10-Apr-2013)
    Study found 45 suspected cases in 2011 and 2012

  • Got Asthma? Odds Are You Have an Allergy Too
    (02-Apr-2013)
    Study found many U.S. adults suffer from both

  • Antihistamines Adding to Drug Pollution in Streams
    (02-Apr-2013)
    Study also found antibiotics and other drugs disruptive to water environment

  • Got Asthma? Odds Are You Have an Allergy Too
    (02-Apr-2013)
    Study found many U.S. adults suffer from both

  • Antihistamine Meds May Raise Risk for Diarrheal Illness
    (30-Mar-2013)
    Study found hospitalized patients on antibiotics taking these drugs were more vulnerable to C. difficile infection

  • Health Tip: Control Pet Allergies
    (28-Mar-2013)
    Limit exposure to dander

  • Springtime Allergies More Severe, Last Longer Now, Experts Say
    (28-Mar-2013)
    Here are tips to stifle your sniffles, sneezes

  • Springtime Allergies More Severe, Last Longer Now, Experts Say
    (28-Mar-2013)
    Here are tips to stifle your sniffles, sneezes

  • Oral Allergy Treatment May Ease Asthma, Hay Fever, Study Finds
    (26-Mar-2013)
    This under-the-tongue alternative to shots is used in Europe, but not approved in U.S.

  • Oral Allergy Treatment May Ease Asthma, Hay Fever, Study Finds
    (26-Mar-2013)
    This under-the-tongue alternative to shots is used in Europe, but not approved in U.S.

  • Health Tip: Help Stifle Allergies
    (22-Mar-2013)
    Cover your mattresses

  • Know What's in Your Child's Medications, FDA Warns
    (17-Mar-2013)
    Mixing cold, allergy drugs can cause harm, agency says

  • Nip Springtime Allergies in the Bud
    (16-Mar-2013)
    It's easier to prevent allergic symptoms than stop them, expert says

  • Skies Not-So-Friendly for Passengers With Nut Allergies
    (15-Mar-2013)
    But travelers can take steps to reduce their risk of allergic reaction, study suggests

  • Skies Not-So-Friendly for Passengers With Nut Allergies
    (15-Mar-2013)
    But travelers can take steps to reduce their risk of allergic reaction, study suggests

  • Many Allergic to Fire Ant's Sting Don't Get Preventive Shots
    (04-Mar-2013)
    Insect is endemic throughout the Southeast, researchers note, and can spur severe reaction

  • Winter Weather Plays a Role in Spring Allergies, Expert Says
    (02-Mar-2013)
    Sufferers urged to start taking allergy meds before pollen counts rise to prevent severe reactions

  • Winter Weather Plays a Role in Spring Allergies, Expert Says
    (02-Mar-2013)
    Sufferers urged to start taking allergy meds before pollen counts rise to prevent severe reactions

  • Tattoos Can Pose Health Hazards, Doctor Warns
    (01-Mar-2013)
    Industrial inks, poor skin placement may lead to variety of problems

  • Childhood Allergies May Be Affected by Race, Genetics
    (25-Feb-2013)
    Early study found black toddlers more sensitive than whites to food allergens in particular

  • Food Allergies Tied to Impaired Growth in Kids
    (25-Feb-2013)
    Early study suggests that avoiding allergy triggers might be a factor

  • Allergy 'Rescue' Shots May Work Better in Lower Thigh of Overweight Kids
    (25-Feb-2013)
    Study found needles for lifesaving medication too short to reach upper-thigh muscle

  • C-Section May Raise Child's Risk of Allergies, Asthma: Study
    (25-Feb-2013)
    Natural delivery appears to expose babies to beneficial bacteria, researchers say

  • Childhood Allergies May Be Affected by Race, Genetics
    (25-Feb-2013)
    Early study found black toddlers more sensitive than whites to food allergens in particular

  • Food Allergies Tied to Impaired Growth in Kids
    (25-Feb-2013)
    Early study suggests that avoiding allergy triggers might be a factor

  • Childhood Allergies May Be Affected by Race, Genetics
    (25-Feb-2013)
    Early study found black toddlers more sensitive than whites to food allergens in particular

  • Health Tip: Help Control Eye Allergy Symptoms
    (22-Feb-2013)
    A brimmed hat may help you avoid blowing pollen

  • Acupuncture May Help Ease Hay Fever
    (18-Feb-2013)
    Study found patients who had treatment for 8 weeks fared better with symptoms

  • Lower Lung Function in Infancy Linked to Wheeze in Adulthood
    (18-Feb-2013)
    Smoking also played key role in respiratory trouble for young adults, study found

  • Acupuncture May Help Ease Hay Fever
    (18-Feb-2013)
    Study found patients who had treatment for 8 weeks fared better with symptoms

  • C-Section, Formula May Disrupt 'Good' Gut Bacteria in Babies
    (11-Feb-2013)
    But, small study did not determine effect on children's future health

  • Living Near Equator May Boost Your Risk for Allergy, Asthma
    (04-Feb-2013)
    This could be due to UV ray exposure, study author says

  • No Proof Drugs Ease Kids' Migraines: Study
    (28-Jan-2013)
    And some of these meds 'are pretty nasty,' expert says

  • Whooping Cough Vaccine for Pregnant Women Among New Recommendations
    (28-Jan-2013)
    U.S. experts also say egg allergy is no longer reason to avoid the flu vaccine

  • People With Egg Allergy Can Safely Get Flu Shot: Experts
    (23-Jan-2013)
    With study finding, they advise people to have the vaccine

  • People With Egg Allergy Can Safely Get Flu Shot: Experts
    (23-Jan-2013)
    With study finding, they advise people to have the vaccine

  • Fast Food Tied to Asthma, Eczema and Hay Fever in Kids
    (14-Jan-2013)
    Study isn't conclusive, but it's another reason to make healthier choices, expert says

  • Fast Food Tied to Asthma, Eczema and Hay Fever in Kids
    (14-Jan-2013)
    Study isn't conclusive, but it's another reason to make healthier choices, expert says

  • Mother-to-Be's Pollen Exposure May Boost Asthma Risk in Baby
    (10-Jan-2013)
    Swedish study tied infant hospitalizations to high pollen counts late in pregnancy

  • Make Holiday Meals Safe for Kids With Food Allergies
    (24-Dec-2012)
    Expert offers tips for changing recipes and keeping potentially harmful foods separate

  • Nearly One-Third of Kids With Food Allergies May Be Bullied
    (24-Dec-2012)
    Study found torment is often 'just' teasing but can be more threatening

  • Health Tip: If You've Got Food Allergies
    (21-Dec-2012)
    Be careful during the holidays

  • Health Tip: Control Allergies During the Holidays
    (20-Dec-2012)
    Consider using an artificial tree

  • Tap-Water Chemical May Be Linked to Food Allergy
    (03-Dec-2012)
    Pesticide-treated fruits, vegetables may also harbor the compound, researchers say

  • Tap-Water Chemical May Be Linked to Food Allergy
    (03-Dec-2012)
    Pesticide-treated fruits, vegetables may also harbor the compound, researchers say

  • Tips for Warding Off Winter Allergies
    (23-Nov-2012)
    Mold, dust mites may lurk in holiday decorations, experts warn

  • Tips for Warding Off Winter Allergies
    (23-Nov-2012)
    Mold, dust mites may lurk in holiday decorations, experts warn

  • Does Eating Fish During Infancy Cut Asthma Risk?
    (16-Nov-2012)
    Researchers say timing is key, but one expert advises against seafood for babies

  • Pollen Increasing at Feverish Pace, Study Finds
    (09-Nov-2012)
    Hay fever likely to worsen as a result, allergists say

  • Better Economic Status Tied to Peanut Allergy in Kids: Study
    (09-Nov-2012)
    For children aged 1 to 9, living in affluent household may raise risk, researchers say

  • Study: Allergies Need to Be Taken Seriously
    (09-Nov-2012)
    Found that those who wound up in the hospital often did not have epinephrine, had not seen allergist

  • Lone Star Tick Bite Might Trigger Red Meat Allergy: Study
    (09-Nov-2012)
    Body produces antibodies against pest's saliva, which contains same carbohydrate found in beef, pork

  • Better Economic Status Tied to Peanut Allergy in Kids: Study
    (09-Nov-2012)
    For children aged 1 to 9, living in affluent household may raise risk, researchers say

  • Study: Allergies Need to Be Taken Seriously
    (09-Nov-2012)
    Found that those who wound up in the hospital often did not have epinephrine, had not seen allergist

  • Lone Star Tick Bite Might Trigger Red Meat Allergy: Study
    (09-Nov-2012)
    Body produces antibodies against pest's saliva, which contains same carbohydrate found in beef, pork

  • Some Kids May Overcome or Outgrow Egg Allergy, Study Suggests
    (09-Nov-2012)
    Children were able to tolerate baked eggs during food challenges in controlled setting

  • Pollen Increasing at Feverish Pace, Study Finds
    (09-Nov-2012)
    Hay fever likely to worsen as a result, allergists say

  • Study: Allergies Need to Be Taken Seriously
    (09-Nov-2012)
    Found that those who wound up in the hospital often did not have epinephrine, had not seen allergist

  • Sugar 'n' Spice Not Always Nice
    (08-Nov-2012)
    Allergies to cinnamon, vanilla and more can put a crimp on everyday life

  • Sugar 'n' Spice Not Always Nice
    (08-Nov-2012)
    Allergies to cinnamon, vanilla and more can put a crimp on everyday life

  • Health Tip: Keep Pollen Under Control
    (02-Nov-2012)
    To help manage allergy symptoms

  • Food Allergies Can Make Kids Targets for Bullies
    (02-Nov-2012)
    Some children reported that other kids intentionally contaminated their food with allergens

  • Help Kids Breathe Easier on Halloween
    (31-Oct-2012)
    Doctor tells how to avoid allergy, asthma triggers

  • Health Risks Will Rise in Sandy's Wake, Experts Warn
    (31-Oct-2012)
    Injuries, lack of clean water, toxic mold can all pose threats

  • Help Kids Breathe Easier on Halloween
    (31-Oct-2012)
    Doctor tells how to avoid allergy, asthma triggers

  • Can Allergies Thwart Fatal Colon Cancer?
    (18-Oct-2012)
    Immune responses that trigger hay fever, asthma might also ward off malignancies, study says

  • House Dust Ingredient Linked to Allergic Asthma: Study
    (18-Oct-2012)
    Cleaning can reduce exposure to flagellin, a bacterial protein

  • Health Tip: Using an Antihistamine
    (11-Oct-2012)
    Before you take one, speak to your doctor

  • Health Tip: Using an Antihistamine
    (11-Oct-2012)
    Before you take one, speak to your doctor

  • Health Tip: Manage Your Child's Allergy
    (05-Oct-2012)
    Limit exposure to potential triggers

  • Health Tip: Manage Your Child's Allergy
    (05-Oct-2012)
    Limit exposure to potential triggers

  • Son's Real-Life Drama Leads Comedy Queen to Medical Role
    (26-Sep-2012)
    Julie Bowen of 'Modern Family' spearheads allergy-awareness campaign

  • That May Not Be a Cold, Could Be Fall Allergies
    (25-Sep-2012)
    Ragweed, mold most common allergens this time of year, experts say

  • Health Tip: If You or Your Child Have a Food Allergy
    (25-Sep-2012)
    Read food labels carefully

  • Health Tip: If You or Your Child Have a Food Allergy
    (25-Sep-2012)
    Read food labels carefully

  • That May Not Be a Cold, Could Be Fall Allergies
    (25-Sep-2012)
    Ragweed, mold most common allergens this time of year, experts say

  • Untreated Food Allergies More Likely in Poor, Minority Kids
    (21-Sep-2012)
    Some symptoms aren't as obvious as hives, puffy eyes or rash, researchers say

  • Hurricane Isaac Could Stir Up Allergies, Asthma
    (30-Aug-2012)
    Experts say levels of pollen and mold typically rise after these types of storms

  • Health Tip: If You Have Eczema
    (24-Aug-2012)
    Suggestions that may help avoid a flare

  • Options Increasing for Coping With Kids' Food Allergies
    (03-Aug-2012)
    Medication, herbs and desensitization offer alternatives to avoidance, experts say

  • For Colorado Family, It's Allergies All Around
    (03-Aug-2012)
    Kids avoid long list of foods, but not athletic lifestyle

  • Allergies May Plague Renters More Than Homeowners
    (03-Aug-2012)
    Those who rent less likely to take steps to reduce indoor allergy triggers, study finds

  • First Generic Versions of Singulair Approved
    (03-Aug-2012)
    Treats asthma and allergies

  • Options Increasing for Coping With Kids' Food Allergies
    (03-Aug-2012)
    Medication, herbs and desensitization offer alternatives to avoidance, experts say

  • For Colorado Family, It's Allergies All Around
    (03-Aug-2012)
    Kids avoid long list of foods, but not athletic lifestyle

  • Expert Tips May Help Kids Avoid Allergens at School
    (02-Aug-2012)
    Common allergy triggers in classrooms, on playgrounds spur 14 million absences a year in U.S.

  • Expert Tips May Help Kids Avoid Allergens at School
    (02-Aug-2012)
    Common allergy triggers in classrooms, on playgrounds spur 14 million absences a year in U.S.

  • Expert Tips May Help Kids Avoid Allergens at School
    (02-Aug-2012)
    Common allergy triggers in classrooms, on playgrounds spur 14 million absences a year in U.S.

  • Health Tip: Prevent Food Cross-Contamination
    (01-Aug-2012)
    If you or a loved one has a food allergy

  • Health Tip: Prevent Food Cross-Contamination
    (01-Aug-2012)
    If you or a loved one has a food allergy

  • Certain Tick Bites Might Spur Red Meat Allergy
    (26-Jul-2012)
    After exposure to Lone Star tick, some people must avoid red meat thereafter

  • Certain Tick Bites Might Spur Red Meat Allergy
    (26-Jul-2012)
    After exposure to Lone Star tick, some people must avoid red meat thereafter

  • 'Exposure Therapy' May Be Option for Kids' Egg, Milk Allergies
    (18-Jul-2012)
    Small studies found some children could tolerate food 'triggers' with gradual, medically supervised treatment

  • Safe Composting Tips for People With Food Allergies
    (14-Jul-2012)
    Experts advise using pollen masks, goggles, gloves, long sleeves

  • More Vigilance Needed to Protect Kids With Food Allergies
    (25-Jun-2012)
    Study showed more than 70% suffer reactions after exposure, 11% of those severe

  • More Vigilance Needed to Protect Kids With Food Allergies
    (25-Jun-2012)
    Study showed more than 70% suffer reactions after exposure, 11% of those severe

  • Germ Culprits in Moldy, Water-Damaged Buildings Identified
    (22-Jun-2012)
    Two strains of illness-causing bacteria found, study says

  • Study Ties Kids' Allergy Risks to Antibacterials, Preservatives
    (21-Jun-2012)
    Chemicals in some soaps, toothpaste, mouthwash may play a role in immune system development

  • Study Ties Kids' Allergy Risks to Antibacterials, Preservatives
    (21-Jun-2012)
    Chemicals in some soaps, toothpaste, mouthwash may play a role in immune system development

  • Health Tip: Be a Dust Buster
    (15-Jun-2012)
    And help prevent allergies and asthma

  • Health Tip: Does Your Child Have a Seasonal Allergy?
    (13-Jun-2012)
    Look for symptoms that emerge at the same time each year

  • Health Tip: Don't Let Allergies or Asthma Spoil Summer Fun
    (08-Jun-2012)
    Take medication before you have symptoms

  • City Kids More Prone to Food Allergies Than Rural Peers: Study
    (08-Jun-2012)
    Researcher says finding points out impact of environment

  • City Kids More Prone to Food Allergies Than Rural Peers: Study
    (08-Jun-2012)
    Researcher says finding points out impact of environment

  • Seniors With Asthma Do Worse If Obese
    (05-Jun-2012)
    They also fare poorly in traffic pollution, researchers say

  • Summer's Heat May Enflame Hives
    (30-May-2012)
    Skin condition can be temporary or chronic, experts say

  • Summer's Heat May Enflame Hives
    (30-May-2012)
    Skin condition can be temporary or chronic, experts say

  • Chemicals in PVC Flooring Can Be Absorbed Into Children's Bodies: Study
    (25-May-2012)
    Phthalates have been linked to asthma, allergies and other chronic diseases

  • Does Your Child Have Seasonal Allergies or a Cold?
    (12-May-2012)
    Expert describes how parents can tell the difference

  • Health Tip: Having an Allergy to Medication
    (11-May-2012)
    Suggestions to help avoid a reaction

  • Migraines More Likely for People With Celiac Disease, Study Says
    (03-May-2012)
    Early research also links headaches to gluten problems, Crohn's disease and colitis

  • Seniors Undertreated for Asthma, and Many Skip Inhalers: Study
    (01-May-2012)
    Using meds as prescribed can improve health, quality of life, researcher says

  • Some Schools Don't Let Kids Carry Asthma Inhalers
    (27-Apr-2012)
    Policies run counter to law, place children at risk, experts say

  • Some Schools Don't Let Kids Carry Asthma Inhalers
    (27-Apr-2012)
    Policies run counter to law, place children at risk, experts say

  • Some Schools Don't Let Kids Carry Asthma Inhalers
    (27-Apr-2012)
    Policies run counter to law, place children at risk, experts say

  • Over-the-Counter Bug Bite Remedies Don't Work: Report
    (12-Apr-2012)
    Mild reactions might not call for tablets or creams

  • DNA Testing Finds Allergens, Toxins in Traditional Chinese Medicines
    (12-Apr-2012)
    U.S. experts say supplements made in America are different, but neither country tests for ingredients

  • Over-the-Counter Bug Bite Remedies Don't Work: Report
    (12-Apr-2012)
    Mild reactions might not call for tablets or creams

  • Most People Can't Tell a Tree Nut From a Peanut
    (31-Mar-2012)
    Knowing which nuts to avoid can be a matter of life-or-death for those with nut allergies, study says

  • Most People Can't Tell a Tree Nut From a Peanut
    (31-Mar-2012)
    Knowing which nuts to avoid can be a matter of life-or-death for those with nut allergies, study says

  • Most People Can't Tell a Tree Nut From a Peanut
    (31-Mar-2012)
    Knowing which nuts to avoid can be a matter of life-or-death for those with nut allergies, study says

  • Secondhand Smoke Affects Young Girls More Than Boys: Study
    (30-Mar-2012)
    By age 7, lung function was six times worse for exposed girls than boys, research shows

  • Warm Weather Triggers Early Allergy Season
    (30-Mar-2012)
    Sneezing isn't the only concern, with ticks and mosquitoes already active

  • Warm Weather Triggers Early Allergy Season
    (30-Mar-2012)
    Sneezing isn't the only concern, with ticks and mosquitoes already active

  • Warm Weather Triggers Early Allergy Season
    (30-Mar-2012)
    Sneezing isn't the only concern, with ticks and mosquitoes already active

  • Tighter Recommendations Issued for Blood Cell Transfusions
    (27-Mar-2012)
    Study found patients do just as well with lower thresholds for red blood cells

  • Allergies Ahead of Schedule in Eastern United States
    (22-Mar-2012)
    Record temperatures produce early pollen season

  • Allergies Ahead of Schedule in Eastern United States
    (22-Mar-2012)
    Record temperatures produce early pollen season

  • Tooting Your Horn Can Raise Risk for Skin Condition
    (16-Mar-2012)
    Metal, wood components of instruments can spur contact dermatitis, expert notes

  • How to Avoid Spring Sneezing and Stuffiness
    (10-Mar-2012)
    Experts say allergy triggers can include certain foods, open windows

  • How to Avoid Spring Sneezing and Stuffiness
    (10-Mar-2012)
    Experts say allergy triggers can include certain foods, open windows

  • How to Avoid Spring Sneezing and Stuffiness
    (10-Mar-2012)
    Experts say allergy triggers can include certain foods, open windows

  • Kids' Penicillin Allergy May Not Signal Other Drug Reactions
    (07-Mar-2012)
    Study finds no greater risk of allergies to other meds in kids who test positive to common antibiotic

  • Hospitalizations Up for Severe Skin Swelling
    (06-Mar-2012)
    Called angioedema, the condition often affects the deep layers of skin in the eyes and mouth

  • Amish Farm Kids Have Lower Asthma, Allergy Risk: Study
    (06-Mar-2012)
    Findings on Swiss children support notion that early exposure to allergens may be beneficial

  • Amish Farm Kids Have Lower Asthma, Allergy Risk: Study
    (06-Mar-2012)
    Findings on Swiss children support notion that early exposure to allergens may be beneficial

  • Many Asthmatics Do Well on Food-Allergy Tests, Study Finds
    (05-Mar-2012)
    Less likely to have a bad reaction during an oral food-allergy test

  • Many Asthmatics Do Well on Food-Allergy Tests, Study Finds
    (05-Mar-2012)
    Less likely to have a bad reaction during an oral food-allergy test

  • Many Vegetarians Unaware of Animal-Derived Gels in Pills
    (28-Feb-2012)
    Patients on strict diets would often avoid such drugs if they were informed, study shows

  • Exclusive Breast-Feeding Best for Baby: Experts
    (27-Feb-2012)
    Pediatricians reaffirm nursing's benefits for mother and child

  • Exclusive Breast-Feeding Best for Baby: Experts
    (27-Feb-2012)
    Pediatricians reaffirm nursing's benefits for mother and child

  • Skin Tests Catch Metal Sensitivity Before Joint Replacement
    (24-Feb-2012)
    In affected patients, testing allows surgeons to avoid that metal when choosing implants

  • Mild Winter Heralds Early Sneezin' Season
    (23-Feb-2012)
    Tree pollen, accompanying allergies starting sooner in many areas this year

  • Mild Winter Heralds Early Sneezin' Season
    (23-Feb-2012)
    Tree pollen, accompanying allergies starting sooner in many areas this year

  • More People Need Training in Lifesaving Epinephrine Use, Advocates Say
    (09-Feb-2012)
    Parents, educators, caregivers, friends can respond to severe food allergies

  • Celiac Disease in Women Linked to Depression Risk
    (04-Jan-2012)
    But sticking to gluten-free diets helped improve their well-being in study

  • Some 'Gluten-Free' Beers Really Aren't: Study
    (28-Dec-2011)
    Other 'low-gluten' beers contain high amounts of the celiac disease irritant

  • Hay Fever Symptoms Worse in Spring Than Summer: Study
    (23-Dec-2011)
    Later exposure may spur less reaction or sufferers might just get used to symptoms, researchers say

  • Hay Fever Symptoms Worse in Spring Than Summer: Study
    (23-Dec-2011)
    Later exposure may spur less reaction or sufferers might just get used to symptoms, researchers say

  • Tips for Avoiding Asthma, Allergy Triggers This Season
    (19-Dec-2011)
    Fresh Christmas trees and old decorations can stir up dust, mold and other allergens, expert warns

  • Tips for Avoiding Asthma, Allergy Triggers This Season
    (19-Dec-2011)
    Fresh Christmas trees and old decorations can stir up dust, mold and other allergens, expert warns

  • Allergy Sufferers Should Prepare for Holiday Triggers
    (24-Nov-2011)
    Asthma patients, those who react to food or environmental allergens should plan ahead: experts

  • Health Tip: Protect Kids Who Have Food Allergies
    (24-Nov-2011)
    Suggestions to keep them safer

  • Allergy Sufferers Should Prepare for Holiday Triggers
    (24-Nov-2011)
    Asthma patients, those who react to food or environmental allergens should plan ahead: experts

  • Allergy Sufferers Should Prepare for Holiday Triggers
    (24-Nov-2011)
    Asthma patients, those who react to food or environmental allergens should plan ahead: experts

  • Health Tip: Watch for Lactose in Foods
    (15-Nov-2011)
    If you're lactose intolerant

  • Alcohol, Asthma and Allergies Don't Mix
    (07-Nov-2011)
    Alcohol can trigger or worsen existing allergies, experts say

  • Even Homes Without Pets Have Pet Allergens
    (07-Nov-2011)
    Expert offers tips to pet owners for reducing allergens

  • 'Food Challenges' Provide Best Allergy Diagnoses: Study
    (07-Nov-2011)
    But too few U.S. doctors use them, researcher says

  • Air Fresheners, Scented Candles May Spur Allergic Reactions
    (07-Nov-2011)
    One person's 'fresh' holiday scent is another's chemical irritant, research suggests

  • Even Homes Without Pets Have Pet Allergens
    (07-Nov-2011)
    Expert offers tips to pet owners for reducing allergens

  • Alcohol, Asthma and Allergies Don't Mix
    (07-Nov-2011)
    Alcohol can trigger or worsen existing allergies, experts say

  • 'Food Challenges' Provide Best Allergy Diagnoses: Study
    (07-Nov-2011)
    But too few U.S. doctors use them, researcher says

  • Alcohol, Asthma and Allergies Don't Mix
    (07-Nov-2011)
    Alcohol can trigger or worsen existing allergies, experts say

  • Even Homes Without Pets Have Pet Allergens
    (07-Nov-2011)
    Expert offers tips to pet owners for reducing allergens

  • Air Fresheners, Scented Candles May Spur Allergic Reactions
    (07-Nov-2011)
    One person's 'fresh' holiday scent is another's chemical irritant, research suggests

  • Improved Allergy Shots Might Be on Horizon
    (03-Nov-2011)
    Methods being investigated could offer quicker, longer-lasting results, experts say

  • Improved Allergy Shots Might Be on Horizon
    (03-Nov-2011)
    Methods being investigated could offer quicker, longer-lasting results, experts say

  • Improved Allergy Shots Might Be on Horizon
    (03-Nov-2011)
    Methods being investigated could offer quicker, longer-lasting results, experts say

  • Health Tip: When a Cold Won't Go Away
    (01-Nov-2011)
    It might be an allergy

  • Gluten in Cosmetics Threaten Those With Celiac Disease
    (01-Nov-2011)
    Some facial products, body lotions carry the protein, researchers warn

  • Gluten in Cosmetics Threaten Those With Celiac Disease
    (01-Nov-2011)
    Some facial products, body lotions carry the protein, researchers warn

  • Prevention Is Key for Fall Asthma Flare-Ups in Kids
    (30-Oct-2011)
    The best way to avoid asthma attacks is to avoid the triggers that cause them, experts say

  • Prevention Is Key for Fall Asthma Flare-Ups in Kids
    (30-Oct-2011)
    The best way to avoid asthma attacks is to avoid the triggers that cause them, experts say

  • Simple MRIs Safe for Children, Study Says
    (07-Oct-2011)
    But health risks rise when sedation, contrast dyes are used, researchers say

  • Halloween Trappings Can Trigger Asthma, Allergies
    (01-Oct-2011)
    Old costumes, moldy pumpkins and makeup preservatives can unexpectedly cause an attack, experts warn

  • Halloween Trappings Can Trigger Asthma, Allergies
    (01-Oct-2011)
    Old costumes, moldy pumpkins and makeup preservatives can unexpectedly cause an attack, experts warn

  • Halloween Trappings Can Trigger Asthma, Allergies
    (01-Oct-2011)
    Old costumes, moldy pumpkins and makeup preservatives can unexpectedly cause an attack, experts warn

  • Health Tip: Coping With Nasal Congestion
    (22-Sep-2011)
    What adults can do

  • Health Tip: Coping With a Pet Allergy
    (15-Sep-2011)
    What to do if you're allergic to a faithful friend

  • Black Children May Be More Prone to Peanut Allergy, Study Finds
    (08-Sep-2011)
    Researchers say youngsters with African ancestry have more allergic antibodies against the food

  • Black Children May Be More Prone to Peanut Allergy, Study Finds
    (08-Sep-2011)
    Researchers say youngsters with African ancestry have more allergic antibodies against the food

  • Switch to Powder-Free Latex Gloves Cuts Health Workers' Allergy Risk
    (07-Sep-2011)
    Powder from the gloves wafting through air may bring on sensitivities, study authors say

  • Health Tip: Mold May Make You Sick
    (07-Sep-2011)
    Common symptoms of exposure

  • Health Tip: Some Facts About Angioedema
    (07-Sep-2011)
    It's hive-like swelling below the skin

  • Health Tip: Mold May Make You Sick
    (07-Sep-2011)
    Common symptoms of exposure

  • Longer Allergy Season Means More Misery
    (02-Sep-2011)
    Rising temperatures and higher carbon dioxide levels may be to blame, experts say

  • Longer Allergy Season Means More Misery
    (02-Sep-2011)
    Rising temperatures and higher carbon dioxide levels may be to blame, experts say

  • Toddler's Dust Mite Sensitivity May Predict Later Asthma
    (29-Aug-2011)
    Three-quarters who tested positive at 2 years had respiratory problem at age 12, study finds

  • Children With Food Allergies Often Face Skepticism
    (19-Aug-2011)
    Study found that even family and friends can be less than supportive

  • Children With Food Allergies Often Face Skepticism
    (19-Aug-2011)
    Study found that even family and friends can be less than supportive

  • Health Tip: Using a Nasal Spray for Allergies
    (18-Aug-2011)
    Suggestions for using it correctly

  • Factors Before Birth Can Determine Child's Risk of Allergies: Study
    (09-Aug-2011)
    Exposure to pets during pregnancy, method of delivery and race all play a part

  • Factors Before Birth Can Determine Child's Risk of Allergies: Study
    (09-Aug-2011)
    Exposure to pets during pregnancy, method of delivery and race all play a part

  • Factors Before Birth Can Determine Child's Risk of Allergies: Study
    (09-Aug-2011)
    Exposure to pets during pregnancy, method of delivery and race all play a part

  • Household Mold During Infancy May Trigger Asthma
    (05-Aug-2011)
    Kids exposed to mold as babies were three times more likely to develop the lung condition

  • Household Mold During Infancy May Trigger Asthma
    (05-Aug-2011)
    Kids exposed to mold as babies were three times more likely to develop the lung condition

  • Breast-feeding for 6 Months or More Protects Against Asthma
    (22-Jul-2011)
    Children never breast-fed are more likely to develop symptoms of the disease, study shows

  • Skin Lesions Often Misdiagnosed as Spider Bites
    (14-Jul-2011)
    Patients getting unnecessary antivenom because of misinformation, experts say

  • Contact Allergies Associated With Lower Rates of Some Cancers
    (12-Jul-2011)
    Sensitivity to chemicals, metals may prime immune system against certain tumors, research suggests, but more study needed

  • The Hype on Hypoallergenic Dogs Is Just That, Study Warns
    (11-Jul-2011)
    Similar levels of allergens found among 60 different breeds

  • The Hype on Hypoallergenic Dogs Is Just That, Study Warns
    (11-Jul-2011)
    Similar levels of allergens found among 60 different breeds

  • Health Tip: Will Allergy Shots Work for Me?
    (30-Jun-2011)
    Factors to consider

  • One in 12 U.S. Children May Have Food Allergies: Report
    (20-Jun-2011)
    Peanuts, milk and shellfish most common allergens, study found

  • One in 12 U.S. Children May Have Food Allergies: Report
    (20-Jun-2011)
    Peanuts, milk and shellfish most common allergens, study found

  • Early Exposure to Pets Won't Up Kids' Allergy Risk: Study
    (13-Jun-2011)
    And living with a cat or dog in infancy may even be protective, researchers find

  • Insect Stings Hold Deadly Risk for Some
    (11-Jun-2011)
    New guidelines issued to help diagnose, treat those with insect allergies

  • Health Tip: Recognize the Signs of Food Allergy
    (25-May-2011)
    Symptoms of a reaction

  • Health Tip: Traveling Despite Asthma and Allergies
    (19-May-2011)
    Suggestions to help control symptoms

  • Springtime and the Sneezin' Is Easy
    (19-May-2011)
    Long, wet winter helped make this pollen season more miserable, experts say

  • Springtime and the Sneezin' Is Easy
    (19-May-2011)
    Long, wet winter helped make this pollen season more miserable, experts say

  • Can Platelet Transfusions Trigger Severe Reaction in Those With Peanut Allergies?
    (18-May-2011)
    Case report suggests that it's possible, but experts say there is no cause for alarm

  • Can Platelet Transfusions Trigger Severe Reaction in Those With Peanut Allergies?
    (18-May-2011)
    Case report suggests that it's possible, but experts say there is no cause for alarm

  • Shed Skin in Dust May Reduce Indoor Air Pollution
    (11-May-2011)
    Antioxidant in flakes of human skin helps lower ozone levels, researchers say

  • Winter Conception Tied to Raised Risk for Autism
    (09-May-2011)
    Study suggests environmental factors, such as seasonal viruses, may play a role

  • Flood Cleanup Requires Extra Care for Those With Allergies
    (05-May-2011)
    Experts suggest steps to stem the growth of mold

  • Health Tip: Ease Baby's Stuffy Nose
    (28-Apr-2011)
    Suggestions to help nasal congestion

  • Health Tip: Stay Inside When Spring Allergens Are at a Peak
    (27-Apr-2011)
    Suggestions to ease seasonal allergies

  • Anxiety's on the Menu for People With Food Allergies
    (27-Apr-2011)
    Study finds many restaurant workers uninformed about allergens in food, heightening fears

  • Health Tip: Stay Inside When Spring Allergens Are at a Peak
    (27-Apr-2011)
    Suggestions to ease seasonal allergies

  • Kids' Eczema, Hay Fever Linked to Allergic Asthma Later
    (20-Apr-2011)
    Children who have both conditions more likely to be asthmatic in their 40s, study says

  • Kids' Eczema, Hay Fever Linked to Allergic Asthma Later
    (20-Apr-2011)
    Children who have both conditions more likely to be asthmatic in their 40s, study says

  • Is It a Cold? Or an Allergy?
    (01-Apr-2011)
    Symptoms may be similar, but the causes are not

  • Is It a Cold? Or an Allergy?
    (01-Apr-2011)
    Symptoms may be similar, but the causes are not

  • Allergy Drug May Speed Up Kids' Ability to Tolerate Milk
    (22-Mar-2011)
    In small study, Xolair acts as 'protective blanket' against reactions, researcher says

  • Allergy Drug May Speed Up Kids' Ability to Tolerate Milk
    (22-Mar-2011)
    In small study, Xolair acts as 'protective blanket' against reactions, researcher says

  • Firstborn Kids Seem to Have More Food Allergies, Hay Fever
    (21-Mar-2011)
    But they don't have more asthma or eczema than their siblings, study finds

  • Severe Eczema Linked to Lasting Milk, Egg Allergy in Kids
    (21-Mar-2011)
    Mild cases of the skin condition suggest children may outgrow the food reactions, researchers say

  • Reported Pollen Counts May Be Inaccurate, Study Finds
    (21-Mar-2011)
    Forecasts sometimes rely on data from previous years, not day-to-day weather, researchers say

  • Outgrowing Milk Allergy May Take Some Babies Longer Than Expected
    (21-Mar-2011)
    Just a third of infants leave their allergy behind by 30 months, study finds

  • Firstborn Kids Seem to Have More Food Allergies, Hay Fever
    (21-Mar-2011)
    But they don't have more asthma or eczema than their siblings, study finds

  • Severe Eczema Linked to Lasting Milk, Egg Allergy in Kids
    (21-Mar-2011)
    Mild cases of the skin condition suggest children may outgrow the food reactions, researchers say

  • Outgrowing Milk Allergy May Take Some Babies Longer Than Expected
    (21-Mar-2011)
    Just a third of infants leave their allergy behind by 30 months, study finds

  • Firstborn Kids Seem to Have More Food Allergies, Hay Fever
    (21-Mar-2011)
    But they don't have more asthma or eczema than their siblings, study finds

  • Reported Pollen Counts May Be Inaccurate, Study Finds
    (21-Mar-2011)
    Forecasts sometimes rely on data from previous years, not day-to-day weather, researchers say

  • Combating Myths About Seasonal Allergies
    (13-Mar-2011)
    Separating fact from fiction may help reduce spring misery, experts say

  • Combating Myths About Seasonal Allergies
    (13-Mar-2011)
    Separating fact from fiction may help reduce spring misery, experts say

  • Health Tip: Avoid Outdoor Allergens
    (10-Mar-2011)
    Here are some suggestions

  • FDA Bans Unapproved Prescription Cough, Cold and Allergy Meds
    (02-Mar-2011)
    Some 500 untested drugs will be removed from the market, agency said

  • Kids Growing Up on Farms Less Likely to Have Asthma
    (23-Feb-2011)
    Study finds exposure to variety of barnyard microbes may lower risk of airway disease

  • Kids Growing Up on Farms Less Likely to Have Asthma
    (23-Feb-2011)
    Study finds exposure to variety of barnyard microbes may lower risk of airway disease

  • Climate Change Extending Ragweed Season in Colder Climes: Study
    (21-Feb-2011)
    Some northern U.S. states experiencing 16 more days of pollen pain, researchers say

  • Climate Change Extending Ragweed Season in Colder Climes: Study
    (21-Feb-2011)
    Some northern U.S. states experiencing 16 more days of pollen pain, researchers say

  • Dermatitis May Be More Cause Than Effect of Food Allergies
    (10-Feb-2011)
    Expert urges parents of young kids to be aware of the risk

  • Garden Encounters Often Lead to Rashes, Hives, Itching
    (10-Feb-2011)
    Common plants a source of both mild, serious skin reactions, dermatologist warns

  • Dermatitis May Be More Cause Than Effect of Food Allergies
    (10-Feb-2011)
    Expert urges parents of young kids to be aware of the risk

  • Health Tip: Before You Take a Decongestant
    (08-Feb-2011)
    Make sure you don't have these health issues

  • Health Tip: Before You Take a Decongestant
    (08-Feb-2011)
    Make sure you don't have these health issues

  • Allergies Linked to Lower Brain Cancer Rate in Study
    (07-Feb-2011)
    Overactive immune system may target tumors known as gliomas, researchers say

  • Allergies Linked to Lower Brain Cancer Rate in Study
    (07-Feb-2011)
    Overactive immune system may target tumors known as gliomas, researchers say

  • Allergies Linked to Lower Brain Cancer Rate in Study
    (07-Feb-2011)
    Overactive immune system may target tumors known as gliomas, researchers say

  • Allergies Linked to Lower Brain Cancer Rate in Study
    (07-Feb-2011)
    Overactive immune system may target tumors known as gliomas, researchers say

  • Teens With Food Allergies May Feel Unsafe at School
    (28-Jan-2011)
    Younger children report feeling more confident because of greater supervision, small study finds

  • Teens With Food Allergies May Feel Unsafe at School
    (28-Jan-2011)
    Younger children report feeling more confident because of greater supervision, small study finds

  • Allegra Approved for Over-the-Counter Sale
    (25-Jan-2011)
    Beginning in March

  • Health Tip: Protect Against Peanut Reactions
    (21-Jan-2011)
    Suggestions to avoid deadly food allergy problems

  • Health Tip: Protect Against Peanut Reactions
    (21-Jan-2011)
    Suggestions to avoid deadly food allergy problems

  • Treating Latent TB After 65 Raises Serious Side-Effect Risk
    (10-Jan-2011)
    Likelihood of hospitalization increases with age, researchers say

  • No Surgery for Moderate Tonsillitis, New Guidelines Say
    (06-Jan-2011)
    Experts draft standards to help doctors identify, manage tonsillectomy patients

  • Take Steps to Avoid Winter's Indoor Allergies
    (30-Dec-2010)
    Eliminating triggers in your home can help keep your symptoms to a minimum, experts say

  • Take Steps to Avoid Winter's Indoor Allergies
    (30-Dec-2010)
    Eliminating triggers in your home can help keep your symptoms to a minimum, experts say

  • Have an Allergy-Free Holiday and a Happier New Year
    (26-Dec-2010)
    Doctor suggests ways to keep sneezing at bay during the festive season

  • Have an Allergy-Free Holiday and a Happier New Year
    (26-Dec-2010)
    Doctor suggests ways to keep sneezing at bay during the festive season

  • 'Tis the Season to Give Allergen-Free Gifts
    (12-Dec-2010)
    Buying for people with asthma, allergies takes extra thought, experts say

  • 'Tis the Season to Give Allergen-Free Gifts
    (12-Dec-2010)
    Buying for people with asthma, allergies takes extra thought, experts say

  • 'Tis the Season to Give Allergen-Free Gifts
    (12-Dec-2010)
    Buying for people with asthma, allergies takes extra thought, experts say

  • Farm Environment, Cats Help Kids Avoid Skin Disease
    (08-Dec-2010)
    European researchers report rural living less likely to lead to atopic dermatitis for infants

  • New Guidelines Aid in Diagnosis of Food Allergies
    (06-Dec-2010)
    Recommendations should help doctors spot, treat these conditions, authors say

  • New Guidelines Aid in Diagnosis of Food Allergies
    (06-Dec-2010)
    Recommendations should help doctors spot, treat these conditions, authors say

  • Health Tip: Keeping Mold at Bay
    (03-Dec-2010)
    It could be making you sick

  • Don't Let the Bedbugs Bite, Allergist Warns
    (29-Nov-2010)
    Inspect for pests in mattresses, secondhand clothes and used furniture, even wood

  • Too Much Hygiene May Affect Immune System, Study Suggests
    (29-Nov-2010)
    Antimicrobial used in many products such as soaps, toothpaste tied to raised allergy risks in kids

  • Health Tip: If You Have Fructose Intolerance
    (25-Nov-2010)
    You may have to limit certain foods

  • Preparation Can Help Kids With Nut Allergies Travel Safely
    (24-Nov-2010)
    Pack snacks, meds and sanitizing wipes to reduce likelihood of a reaction, expert suggests

  • Preparation Can Help Kids With Nut Allergies Travel Safely
    (24-Nov-2010)
    Pack snacks, meds and sanitizing wipes to reduce likelihood of a reaction, expert suggests

  • Health Tip: Latex Is Everywhere
    (17-Nov-2010)
    Products that contain the common allergen

  • Health Tip: What's Behind My Watery Eyes?
    (17-Nov-2010)
    Here are some common triggers

  • Health Tip: Latex Is Everywhere
    (17-Nov-2010)
    Products that contain the common allergen

  • When Romance and Allergies Don't Mix
    (15-Nov-2010)
    Reaction-spurring allergens can linger for hours in a partner's mouth, experts note

  • Among Cell-Phone Junkies, Rash on the Rise
    (15-Nov-2010)
    Skin doctors say nickel allergy is to blame

  • Antibody Linked to Allergies on the Rise
    (15-Nov-2010)
    Levels have doubled in people over 55 since the '70s, study says

  • Eating Peanuts While Pregnant May Raise Child's Allergy Risks
    (01-Nov-2010)
    Link found between moms-to-be who consumed them and nut sensitivity in infants

  • Eating Peanuts While Pregnant May Raise Child's Allergy Risks
    (01-Nov-2010)
    Link found between moms-to-be who consumed them and nut sensitivity in infants

  • Pregnancy During Spring May Boost Kid's Risk of Food Allergies
    (20-Oct-2010)
    But whether the effect is causal isn't known, experts say

  • Pregnancy During Spring May Boost Kid's Risk of Food Allergies
    (20-Oct-2010)
    But whether the effect is causal isn't known, experts say

  • Halloween Extra Scary When Kids Have Nut Allergies
    (17-Oct-2010)
    Parents urged to prepare in advance so children don't miss out on the fun

  • Halloween Extra Scary When Kids Have Nut Allergies
    (17-Oct-2010)
    Parents urged to prepare in advance so children don't miss out on the fun

  • Black Male Children Have Highest Rates of Food Allergies
    (05-Oct-2010)
    Study finds they are 4.4 times more likely to have issues

  • Black Male Children Have Highest Rates of Food Allergies
    (05-Oct-2010)
    Study finds they are 4.4 times more likely to have issues

  • Kids With Allergies Shouldn't Skip Flu Shots, Experts Say
    (01-Oct-2010)
    Parents urged to get children vaccinated, as annual season starts

  • Kids With Allergies Shouldn't Skip Flu Shots, Experts Say
    (01-Oct-2010)
    Parents urged to get children vaccinated, as annual season starts

  • A Dog May Help Guard Against Childhood Eczema
    (30-Sep-2010)
    But study found cats did not give the same protection

  • Health Tip: Help Wipe Out Dust Mites
    (21-Sep-2010)
    They're a prime cause of asthma and allergies

  • Health Tip: Control Food Allergies at School
    (21-Sep-2010)
    Suggestions to help keep your child safe

  • Health Tip: Recognizing a Skin Allergy
    (07-Sep-2010)
    Here are typical symptoms

  • Sneezing Again? Avoid Ragweed
    (22-Aug-2010)
    Expert offers tips for ragweed, grass and other seasonal allergies

  • Sneezing Again? Avoid Ragweed
    (22-Aug-2010)
    Expert offers tips for ragweed, grass and other seasonal allergies

  • Health Tip: Coping With Hives
    (17-Aug-2010)
    Suggestions to soothe the itch

  • Tylenol Use Linked to Asthma, Other Allergies in Teens
    (13-Aug-2010)
    Study looked at 13- and 14-year-olds from 50 countries

  • Tylenol Use Linked to Asthma, Other Allergies in Teens
    (13-Aug-2010)
    Study looked at 13- and 14-year-olds from 50 countries

  • FDA Cites Its Food Safety Web Site
    (28-Jul-2010)
    More than 100 problems identified so far, agency says

  • FDA Cites Its Food Safety Web Site
    (28-Jul-2010)
    More than 100 problems identified so far, agency says

  • Don't Let Food Allergies Spoil the Picnic
    (11-Jul-2010)
    A plan that includes simple precautions, emergency meds and a cell phone will leave you free to enjoy yourself

  • Don't Let Food Allergies Spoil the Picnic
    (11-Jul-2010)
    A plan that includes simple precautions, emergency meds and a cell phone will leave you free to enjoy yourself

  • Health Tip: Know the Warning Signs of Anaphylaxis
    (10-Jun-2010)
    It's a serious allergic reaction

  • Health Tip: Know the Warning Signs of Anaphylaxis
    (10-Jun-2010)
    It's a serious allergic reaction

  • Health Tip: Mold Can Be a Health Risk
    (08-Jun-2010)
    How it could affect your well-being

  • Allergies Might Trigger Depression
    (27-May-2010)
    Study found mood of those with sensitivities worsened when exposed to allergens

  • Allergies Might Trigger Depression
    (27-May-2010)
    Study found mood of those with sensitivities worsened when exposed to allergens

  • More Seniors Opting for Less Invasive Sinus Surgery
    (17-May-2010)
    Gentler technique replacing 'open' sinus surgery in Medicare population, study finds

  • More Seniors Opting for Less Invasive Sinus Surgery
    (17-May-2010)
    Gentler technique replacing 'open' sinus surgery in Medicare population, study finds

  • Rate of Childhood Peanut Allergies More Than Triples
    (13-May-2010)
    Researchers can't explain increase in last decade, although actual number is still small

  • Rate of Childhood Peanut Allergies More Than Triples
    (13-May-2010)
    Researchers can't explain increase in last decade, although actual number is still small

  • Few High-Quality Studies on Food Allergies, Say Reviewers
    (11-May-2010)
    No uniform standards for diagnosing a food allergy even exist, researchers find

  • Few High-Quality Studies on Food Allergies, Say Reviewers
    (11-May-2010)
    No uniform standards for diagnosing a food allergy even exist, researchers find

  • Cat Allergy Doesn't Have to Mean Giving Up Kitty
    (23-Apr-2010)
    For many feline fans, there are ways to live together happily, experts say

  • Cat Allergy Doesn't Have to Mean Giving Up Kitty
    (23-Apr-2010)
    For many feline fans, there are ways to live together happily, experts say

  • Health Tip: Using Decongestants
    (20-Apr-2010)
    They aren't safe for everyone

  • Health Tip: Using Decongestants
    (20-Apr-2010)
    They aren't safe for everyone

  • 'Off-the-Charts' Pollen Counts Bring Misery to Millions
    (16-Apr-2010)
    Recent weather patterns plus climate change driving the trend, experts say

  • Some Allergy Sufferers Can Skip the Sneezing Season
    (27-Mar-2010)
    Many people can avoid triggering symptoms, experts say

  • Some Allergy Sufferers Can Skip the Sneezing Season
    (27-Mar-2010)
    Many people can avoid triggering symptoms, experts say

  • Some Allergy Sufferers Can Skip the Sneezing Season
    (27-Mar-2010)
    Many people can avoid triggering symptoms, experts say

  • With Faulty Food Labeling, Who's Minding the Store?
    (19-Mar-2010)
    Recent charges of misleading ingredient, calorie count info have FDA scrambling to fix system

  • Health Tip: If You Have Nasal Congestion
    (03-Mar-2010)
    Here are suggestions for easing the stuffiness

  • Kids' Peanut Allergies Might Be Tamed: Study
    (01-Mar-2010)
    Gradual exposure desensitized some kids, but experts advise against trying on your own

  • Global Warming Kicks Up Allergy Storm
    (01-Mar-2010)
    Longer pollen seasons, more allergy sufferers are the result, study finds

  • Kids' Peanut Allergies Might Be Tamed: Study
    (01-Mar-2010)
    Gradual exposure desensitized some kids, but experts advise against trying on your own

  • Global Warming Kicks Up Allergy Storm
    (01-Mar-2010)
    Longer pollen seasons, more allergy sufferers are the result, study finds

  • Household Dirt Won't Raise Asthma Risk in Infants
    (28-Feb-2010)
    Allergens not linked to wheezing in kids, study finds

  • Meat Might Be Behind Many Unidentified Allergic Reactions
    (28-Feb-2010)
    Certain carb could be causing severe anaphylaxis, researchers warn

  • Meat Might Be Behind Many Unidentified Allergic Reactions
    (28-Feb-2010)
    Certain carb could be causing severe anaphylaxis, researchers warn

  • Penicillin Allergy Might Not Include Related Antibiotic
    (27-Feb-2010)
    Many facing surgery could still take cephalosporins if tested, study finds

  • Blood Test Might Sort Out Milk Allergies
    (27-Feb-2010)
    Could spot those allergic to all milk products, those who can tolerate heated milk

  • Blood Test Might Sort Out Milk Allergies
    (27-Feb-2010)
    Could spot those allergic to all milk products, those who can tolerate heated milk

  • Shots Relieve Children's Hay Fever, Cut Expenses
    (17-Jan-2010)
    Health-care costs drop by one-third, study finds

  • Shots Relieve Children's Hay Fever, Cut Expenses
    (17-Jan-2010)
    Health-care costs drop by one-third, study finds

  • It's Not a Hangover, It's an Allergic Reaction
    (01-Jan-2010)
    Ingredients in alcohol could explain 'morning-after' feeling, experts say

  • It's Not a Hangover, It's an Allergic Reaction
    (01-Jan-2010)
    Ingredients in alcohol could explain 'morning-after' feeling, experts say

  • Indoor Allergies Common in Winter
    (29-Dec-2009)
    To keep sneezing and wheezing at bay, follow these expert tips

  • Indoor Allergies Common in Winter
    (29-Dec-2009)
    To keep sneezing and wheezing at bay, follow these expert tips

  • Allergens Worsen Sinusitis
    (21-Dec-2009)
    Immediate reaction seen in nasal passages of sufferers, scans find

  • Allergens Worsen Sinusitis
    (21-Dec-2009)
    Immediate reaction seen in nasal passages of sufferers, scans find

  • Mom's Exposure to Microbes Lowers Allergies in Kids
    (07-Dec-2009)
    Study found pregnant mice that inhaled barnyard air passed protection to offspring

  • Mom's Exposure to Microbes Lowers Allergies in Kids
    (07-Dec-2009)
    Study found pregnant mice that inhaled barnyard air passed protection to offspring

  • Mom's Exposure to Microbes Lowers Allergies in Kids
    (07-Dec-2009)
    Study found pregnant mice that inhaled barnyard air passed protection to offspring

  • Keep Asthma, Allergies at Bay for the Holidays
    (05-Dec-2009)
    Take steps to eliminate triggers, experts advise

  • Keep Asthma, Allergies at Bay for the Holidays
    (05-Dec-2009)
    Take steps to eliminate triggers, experts advise

  • Keep Asthma, Allergies at Bay for the Holidays
    (05-Dec-2009)
    Take steps to eliminate triggers, experts advise

  • Child Food Allergies on the Rise in U.S.
    (16-Nov-2009)
    Experts unsure if growth stems from more awareness or actual increase in numbers

  • Child Food Allergies on the Rise in U.S.
    (16-Nov-2009)
    Experts unsure if growth stems from more awareness or actual increase in numbers

  • Health Tip: Have a Food Allergy?
    (03-Nov-2009)
    Here are possible warning signs

  • Health Tip: What's Behind My Asthma and Allergy Symptoms?
    (28-Oct-2009)
    A list of common triggers

  • Treat Kids to a Safe Halloween
    (26-Oct-2009)
    Some simple precautions will safeguard young trick-or-treaters, experts say

  • Bad Reaction No Good Reason to Avoid Future Shots
    (15-Oct-2009)
    Experts urge doctors to investigate source of vaccine allergy

  • Sinus Infections Push Millions to U.S. Doctors Each Year
    (05-Oct-2009)
    But researchers find significant geographical differences in patients and treatment

  • Health Tip: Testing for Allergies
    (28-Sep-2009)
    Several methods to find out what's making you sneeze

  • Many Kids Suffer Medication Side Effects: Study
    (28-Sep-2009)
    Adverse drug reactions cause more than half a million outpatient visits a year, researchers find

  • Many Kids Suffer Medication Side Effects: Study
    (28-Sep-2009)
    Adverse drug reactions cause more than half a million outpatient visits a year, researchers find

  • Health Tip: Testing for Allergies
    (28-Sep-2009)
    Several methods to find out what's making you sneeze

  • Chlorine in Pools Raises Kids' Asthma, Allergy Risk
    (14-Sep-2009)
    Too many homes over-treat their pools, boosting the odds, experts say

  • Allergies Dampen Sex Lives
    (10-Sep-2009)
    Study finds 83 percent of people with allergic rhinitis say it kills the mood

  • Allergies Dampen Sex Lives
    (10-Sep-2009)
    Study finds 83 percent of people with allergic rhinitis say it kills the mood

  • Day Care May Not Shield Kids From Asthma, Allergies
    (09-Sep-2009)
    Study debunks 'hygiene hypothesis' that early exposures boost immune response

  • Health Tip: Keep Mold Out of Your Home
    (07-Sep-2009)
    Suggestions to reduce exposure

  • Get Ready for Ragweed
    (29-Aug-2009)
    Preventive measures make it possible to reduce the problems caused by pollen

  • Get Ready for Ragweed
    (29-Aug-2009)
    Preventive measures make it possible to reduce the problems caused by pollen

  • Milk Allergy Symptoms May Ease With Exposure
    (27-Aug-2009)
    With continued consumption, children's tolerance can improve, study shows

  • Health Tip: Stifle Back-to-School Allergy and Asthma Problems
    (27-Aug-2009)
    Suggestions for when your child returns to the classroom

  • Milk Allergy Symptoms May Ease With Exposure
    (27-Aug-2009)
    With continued consumption, children's tolerance can improve, study shows

  • Xyzal Approved for Younger Kids
    (25-Aug-2009)
    Antihistamine sanctioned for children as young as 6 months

  • Are Candles Making You Sick?
    (19-Aug-2009)
    Researchers warn of toxic buildup from paraffin, suggest beeswax instead

  • Health Tip: Getting Rid of Dust Mites
    (11-Aug-2009)
    Suggestions to help banish them from your home

  • Food Allergy Facts Need More Focus
    (06-Aug-2009)
    Many U.S. adults unaware there is no cure, survey finds

  • Food Allergy Facts Need More Focus
    (06-Aug-2009)
    Many U.S. adults unaware there is no cure, survey finds

  • Scientists Zero In on Elusive 'Allergy Gene'
    (10-Jul-2009)
    Genetic mutation increases likelihood of eczema and asthma, study finds

  • Scientists Zero In on Elusive 'Allergy Gene'
    (10-Jul-2009)
    Genetic mutation increases likelihood of eczema and asthma, study finds

  • Kids May 'Learn' to Tolerate Food Allergens
    (05-Jul-2009)
    Experiments show it's possible to develop resistance to peanuts, eggs and more

  • Kids May 'Learn' to Tolerate Food Allergens
    (05-Jul-2009)
    Experiments show it's possible to develop resistance to peanuts, eggs and more

  • Celiac Disease Making Inroads in U.S.
    (01-Jul-2009)
    'Something has changed,' researcher says, but just what remains unclear

  • Health Tip: Understanding Hay Fever
    (30-Jun-2009)
    Pollinating plants can make sufferers miserable

  • Asthma Drugs Get 'Precaution' Labeling for Possible Psychiatric Side Effects
    (13-Jun-2009)
    FDA says users of Singulair and similar meds should watch for such problems

  • Health Tip: Using Antihistamines
    (10-Jun-2009)
    Take them safely

  • Health Tip: Using Antihistamines
    (10-Jun-2009)
    Take them safely

  • Point-of-Sale Printers May Trigger Asthma
    (27-May-2009)
    Chemical on receipts, coupons, tickets the likely culprit, report suggests

  • Things to Know If You're Contemplating a Pet
    (24-May-2009)
    Thinking ahead about the animal's and family's needs is key, expert says

  • Protein May Hold Key to Blocking Allergy-Induced Asthma
    (21-May-2009)
    Team finds mice lacking certain gene showed fewer signs of condition

  • Protein May Hold Key to Blocking Allergy-Induced Asthma
    (21-May-2009)
    Team finds mice lacking certain gene showed fewer signs of condition

  • Know Your Asthma Triggers
    (16-May-2009)
    Tips for keeping wheezing at bay this spring

  • Know Your Asthma Triggers
    (16-May-2009)
    Tips for keeping wheezing at bay this spring

  • Climate Change Could Sting Allergy, Asthma Sufferers
    (11-May-2009)
    Longer pollen seasons, more ozone mean more symptoms for those at risk, experts say

  • Obesity May Raise Kids' Allergy Risk
    (08-May-2009)
    With both problems on the rise, researchers call for more study

  • Obesity May Raise Kids' Allergy Risk
    (08-May-2009)
    With both problems on the rise, researchers call for more study

  • Obesity May Raise Kids' Allergy Risk
    (08-May-2009)
    With both problems on the rise, researchers call for more study

  • America's Top Allergy Capitals
    (06-May-2009)
    Louisville, Ky., is rated most challenging city to live in for springtime sufferers

  • America's Top Allergy Capitals
    (06-May-2009)
    Louisville, Ky., is rated most challenging city to live in for springtime sufferers

  • Health Tip: Common Food Allergies in Children
    (05-May-2009)
    Here's what may make them react

  • Health Tip: Common Food Allergies in Children
    (05-May-2009)
    Here's what may make them react

  • Folic Acid Might Offer Allergy Relief
    (30-Apr-2009)
    But use of supplements should await further study, expert says

  • Folic Acid Might Offer Allergy Relief
    (30-Apr-2009)
    But use of supplements should await further study, expert says

  • Health Tip: Keep Allergy Symptoms Under Control
    (20-Apr-2009)
    Here are suggestions

  • Group Urges Public to Take Free Asthma Tests in May
    (18-Apr-2009)
    It's National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month

  • Group Urges Public to Take Free Asthma Tests in May
    (18-Apr-2009)
    It's National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month

  • Health Tip: Symptoms of Celiac Disease in Adults
    (17-Apr-2009)
    A digestive condition that has many potential warning signs

  • Breathe Easier Knowing Spring's Pollen Triggers
    (05-Apr-2009)
    Children are especially vulnerable to seasonal allergies, so be prepared, expert says

  • Breathe Easier Knowing Spring's Pollen Triggers
    (05-Apr-2009)
    Children are especially vulnerable to seasonal allergies, so be prepared, expert says

  • Health Tip: Breathe Fresh Air at Home
    (30-Mar-2009)
    Improve the quality of indoor air

  • Black Male Children Face Highest Risk for Food Allergies
    (17-Mar-2009)
    Peanuts and shrimp cause the most problems, survey finds

  • Black Male Children Face Highest Risk for Food Allergies
    (17-Mar-2009)
    Peanuts and shrimp cause the most problems, survey finds

  • Food Allergy Labeling Not Always Accurate
    (16-Mar-2009)
    A small number of products contain allergens no matter what ingredients are listed, study finds

  • Child's Food Allergies Take Toll on Family Plans
    (16-Mar-2009)
    Work schedules, finances and getaway destinations are affected, studies find

  • Exposure to Peanuts May Build Tolerance to Allergy
    (16-Mar-2009)
    The therapy is still experimental, and more research is needed, study says

  • Food Allergy Labeling Not Always Accurate
    (16-Mar-2009)
    A small number of products contain allergens no matter what ingredients are listed, study finds

  • Child's Food Allergies Take Toll on Family Plans
    (16-Mar-2009)
    Work schedules, finances and getaway destinations are affected, studies find

  • 2 Hours Glued to TV Doubles Kids' Asthma Risk
    (03-Mar-2009)
    Association found in both genders regardless of weight issues, study finds

  • Babies Born in High Pollen Months at Wheezing Risk
    (26-Feb-2009)
    Findings may clarify why fall and winter infants more likely to develop asthma

  • Health Tip: Getting Answers About Allergy Shots
    (23-Feb-2009)
    Information you should consider

  • Health Tip: If You Have a Food Allergy
    (20-Feb-2009)
    Here's how to prevent a reaction

  • Health Tip: If You Have a Food Allergy
    (20-Feb-2009)
    Here's how to prevent a reaction

  • Herbal Remedy Could Halt Peanut Allergy
    (13-Feb-2009)
    Tests in mice were successful, and human trials are under way

  • Herbal Remedy Could Halt Peanut Allergy
    (13-Feb-2009)
    Tests in mice were successful, and human trials are under way

  • Health Tip: Living With Latex Allergy
    (30-Jan-2009)
    How to avoid a reaction

  • Health Tip: Using a Steroid Nasal Spray
    (13-Jan-2009)
    Suggestions for proper use

  • Health Tip: Coping With Pet Allergies
    (12-Jan-2009)
    Reduce symptoms without getting rid of your furry companions

  • Prenatal Nutrition, Postnatal Allergy Protection
    (04-Jan-2009)
    Certain foods consumed during pregnancy might protect against asthma and eczema

  • Lingering Cold Symptoms May Mean Sinusitis
    (03-Jan-2009)
    Common wintertime problem stems from blocked sinus cavities

  • Antifungal Drug May Help Ease Asthma
    (29-Dec-2008)
    People sensitive to fungi may benefit from itraconazole, study finds

  • Climate Change May Boost Contact With Pollutants
    (26-Dec-2008)
    Exposure to elevated ozone levels associated with increased hospital admissions

  • School Program Helps Cut Asthma Risks
    (17-Dec-2008)
    Urban teens seem to benefit at a time when they're starting to control their own care

  • Nut Bans in Schools May Be Spurring Hysteria
    (12-Dec-2008)
    Expert says lack of exposure could also perpetuate more allergies among kids

  • Secondhand Smoke Boosts Asthmatic Boys' Behavior Woes
    (10-Dec-2008)
    Nicotine could alter youngsters' nervous systems, researchers say

  • Decongestant Exposure Needs Closer Look
    (05-Dec-2008)
    Study says pseudoephedrine for kids under 2 poses toxicity issues because of use patterns

  • Decongestant Exposure Needs Closer Look
    (05-Dec-2008)
    Study says pseudoephedrine for kids under 2 poses toxicity issues because of use patterns

  • Health Tip: Allergies to the Flu Shot
    (02-Dec-2008)
    Who may have a reaction and shouldn't get the vaccine

  • An Allergy Checklist for Holiday Gatherings
    (23-Nov-2008)
    Guests with asthma, respiratory disease will enjoy the party if hosts plan wisely

  • An Allergy Checklist for Holiday Gatherings
    (23-Nov-2008)
    Guests with asthma, respiratory disease will enjoy the party if hosts plan wisely

  • An Allergy Checklist for Holiday Gatherings
    (23-Nov-2008)
    Guests with asthma, respiratory disease will enjoy the party if hosts plan wisely

  • Early Life Peanut Consumption Might Prevent Allergy
    (14-Nov-2008)
    But experts say study results aren't sufficient to counter current warnings

  • First Family Will Have Tough Time Finding Hypoallergenic Dog
    (14-Nov-2008)
    Experts point out such a breed doesn't exist since allergens are also in canine skin

  • First Family Will Have Tough Time Finding Hypoallergenic Dog
    (14-Nov-2008)
    Experts point out such a breed doesn't exist since allergens are also in canine skin

  • Lymph Node Shots Tested for Grass Pollen Allergy
    (11-Nov-2008)
    Eight-week regimen better than 3 to 5 years of standard shots under skin, study finds

  • Lymph Node Shots Tested for Grass Pollen Allergy
    (11-Nov-2008)
    Eight-week regimen better than 3 to 5 years of standard shots under skin, study finds

  • New Compound Might Be Improvement Over Allergy Shots
    (10-Nov-2008)
    Study found it effective, less cumbersome than traditional treatment

  • Barriers to Good Asthma Care Detailed
    (10-Nov-2008)
    Allergists say poor access, distrust of docs behind inequalities in treatment

  • Childhood Food Allergies on the Rise
    (10-Nov-2008)
    But researchers are working on new therapies to combat the problem

  • Barriers to Good Asthma Care Detailed
    (10-Nov-2008)
    Allergists say poor access, distrust of docs behind inequalities in treatment

  • U.S. Experts Still Unsure of Allergy Relief by Mouth
    (06-Nov-2008)
    Medicines in droplet or pill form aren't yet ready to replace injections, physicians say

  • Dermatitis Can Have Many Causes
    (06-Nov-2008)
    Food, cosmetics or a workplace chemical are often to blame, experts say

  • Powdered Milk Helps Kids Overcome Milk Allergy
    (05-Nov-2008)
    Consuming higher and higher doses built up tolerance, study shows

  • Powdered Milk Helps Kids Overcome Milk Allergy
    (05-Nov-2008)
    Consuming higher and higher doses built up tolerance, study shows

  • Decorative Halloween Eye Lenses May Pose Serious Risks
    (31-Oct-2008)
    Without doctor's advice, cat's-eyes, color contacts boost odds of bacterial infection

  • Health Tip: Allergies and Your Eyes
    (28-Oct-2008)
    What to do to improve symptoms

  • Gas Stove Emissions Boost Asthma in Inner-City Kids
    (24-Oct-2008)
    Using cooking appliances as heat source a hallmark of urban poverty, study notes

  • Breast Milk Molecule Gives Mom's Immunity to Baby
    (24-Oct-2008)
    Antibody pathway to mammary glands channels protection against intestinal bugs, study says

  • Food Allergies Up 18% Among U.S. Children
    (22-Oct-2008)
    Reactions lead to higher risk for asthma, other respiratory problems, CDC report says

  • Food Allergies Up 18% Among U.S. Children
    (22-Oct-2008)
    Reactions lead to higher risk for asthma, other respiratory problems, CDC report says

  • Kids, Adults React Equally to Allergy Patch Tests
    (21-Oct-2008)
    But each reacts to different skin allergens, researchers say

  • Gene Variations, Secondhand Smoke Linked to Early Asthma
    (15-Oct-2008)
    The combination nearly tripled the risk for children under 4, study found

  • Health Tip: Symptoms of a Drug Allergy
    (07-Oct-2008)
    Signs that you're having a reaction

  • Health Tip: Eating Out With Food Allergies
    (29-Sep-2008)
    Suggestions to avoid a problem

  • Health Tip: Eating Out With Food Allergies
    (29-Sep-2008)
    Suggestions to avoid a problem

  • Studies Ignite Hope for Long-Acting Allergy Vaccines
    (28-Sep-2008)
    New ragweed regimens would be more convenient and effective, researchers say

  • Babies Who Eat Fish Lower Eczema Risk
    (26-Sep-2008)
    Study found doing so before 9 months decreased chances of skin condition by 25%

  • Acetaminophen Linked to Childhood Asthma
    (19-Sep-2008)
    Drug should only be used to treat high fevers in children, experts say

  • Acetaminophen Linked to Childhood Asthma
    (19-Sep-2008)
    Drug should only be used to treat high fevers in children, experts say

  • FDA Mulls Changes to Allergy Labeling on Foods
    (16-Sep-2008)
    Current labels can be confusing, experts say

  • Obesity Worsens Asthma
    (05-Sep-2008)
    Sufferers more likely to be hospitalized, have lower quality of life, study finds

  • No Place Safe From Allergies
    (05-Sep-2008)
    Most can be controlled, but you need to know what triggers them, experts say

  • No Place Safe From Allergies
    (05-Sep-2008)
    Most can be controlled, but you need to know what triggers them, experts say

  • Even Kids With Known Allergies Can Be Safely Vaccinated
    (04-Sep-2008)
    Experts develop sequence of instructions they say could help doctors evaluate risks

  • Climate Change Linked to Longer Pollen Seasons
    (25-Aug-2008)
    Increasing temperatures, carbon dioxide levels add to discomfort of ragweed allergies

  • Food Allergy Action Plan Can Keep Kids From Harm
    (25-Aug-2008)
    Allergists recommend consulting with school staff on avoidance strategies

  • One-Third of Schools Built in Air Pollution Danger Zones
    (25-Aug-2008)
    Unhealthy proximity to major roads is public health concern future planners should address

  • Food Allergy Action Plan Can Keep Kids From Harm
    (25-Aug-2008)
    Allergists recommend consulting with school staff on avoidance strategies

  • Climate Change Linked to Longer Pollen Seasons
    (25-Aug-2008)
    Increasing temperatures, carbon dioxide levels add to discomfort of ragweed allergies

  • Lung Association Urges Back-to-School Asthma Checklist
    (23-Aug-2008)
    Since almost 11% of school-age kids have the disease, parents should take precautions

  • Stress, Anxiety Worsen Response to Allergens
    (14-Aug-2008)
    Delayed reactions also occur in allergic asthma, can be life-threatening, study says

  • Health Tip: Get Rid of Allergens
    (04-Aug-2008)
    Prevent symptoms with a few precautions

  • Black Henna Tattoo Chemical Can Cause Skin Reaction
    (31-Jul-2008)
    Additive to popular markings puts wearers at risk for allergic dermatitis, eczema, scarring, dermatology group warns.

  • Advances Made Against Alzheimer's Disease
    (31-Jul-2008)
    Antihistamines, immune therapy among ideas that could lead to new treatments, experts say

  • Children Can Develop Tolerance to Egg Allergy
    (23-Jul-2008)
    Greek study finds gradual exposure builds resistance over time

  • Children Can Develop Tolerance to Egg Allergy
    (23-Jul-2008)
    Greek study finds gradual exposure builds resistance over time

  • Women More Likely to Have Second Thoughts on Tattoos
    (21-Jul-2008)
    They're much more inclined to have one removed than men, study shows

  • Stomach Germ May Protect Against Asthma
    (15-Jul-2008)
    Disappearance of H. pylori could leave kids more susceptible to the disease, study says

  • Just Say No to Nuts During Pregnancy
    (15-Jul-2008)
    Daily consumption while expecting ups odds of asthmatic offspring, study suggests

  • Just Say No to Nuts During Pregnancy
    (15-Jul-2008)
    Daily consumption while expecting ups odds of asthmatic offspring, study suggests

  • Food Allergens Show Up in Unexpected Places
    (06-Jul-2008)
    Street vendors, fairs replacing trans fats with peanut oil -- all can spell trouble

  • Food Allergens Show Up in Unexpected Places
    (06-Jul-2008)
    Street vendors, fairs replacing trans fats with peanut oil -- all can spell trouble

  • Health Tip: Rid Your Home of Dust Mites
    (01-Jul-2008)
    And help prevent asthma and allergy symptoms

  • Cats Can Trigger Eczema in Some Infants
    (25-Jun-2008)
    Babies with a genetic mutation and a cat at home were more likely to develop skin condition before age of 1, study finds

  • Traffic Pollution Puts Kids at Higher Allergy Risk
    (19-Jun-2008)
    Those living closer to busy streets were 50% more likely to develop symptoms

  • Health Tip: Common Triggers for Allergy and Asthma
    (23-May-2008)
    Identifying them is key

  • Childhood Asthma, Allergies Traced to Womb
    (21-May-2008)
    New research suggests birth order, method of delivery all play a part

  • Childhood Asthma, Allergies Traced to Womb
    (21-May-2008)
    New research suggests birth order, method of delivery all play a part

  • Advances Aid Treatment, Diagnosis of Celiac Disease
    (19-May-2008)
    Disorder triggered by gluten in common foods, such as bread, pasta, often goes unnoticed

  • Advances Aid Treatment, Diagnosis of Celiac Disease
    (19-May-2008)
    Disorder triggered by gluten in common foods, such as bread, pasta, often goes unnoticed

  • Mom's Stress in Pregnancy May Up Baby's Asthma and Allergy Risk
    (18-May-2008)
    Higher levels of allergy marker found in cord blood of stressed mothers' babies

  • Cheaper Earrings More Likely to Contain Nickel
    (17-May-2008)
    But report could not establish safe-limit price as guide for avoiding exposure

  • Nasal Irrigation Can Help Fight Spring Allergies
    (11-May-2008)
    Ingredients can be bought over the counter and safely used at home

  • Nasal Irrigation Can Help Fight Spring Allergies
    (11-May-2008)
    Ingredients can be bought over the counter and safely used at home

  • Health Tip: Facts About Hay Fever
    (05-May-2008)
    And how to minimize symptoms

  • Free Asthma Screenings Offered in May
    (01-May-2008)
    National program aims to educate patients on best ways to get condition under control

  • Many Americans Share Prescription Meds
    (29-Apr-2008)
    Roughly a quarter of those asked had borrowed, given away allergy pills, antibiotics and painkillers

  • Gloves Made From New Form of Latex Approved
    (23-Apr-2008)
    May benefit health workers, patients allergic to traditional latex

  • Allergies Can Dig Into Gardening's Fun
    (20-Apr-2008)
    But planting low-allergen species, avoiding high pollen hours can help

  • Allergies Can Dig Into Gardening's Fun
    (20-Apr-2008)
    But planting low-allergen species, avoiding high pollen hours can help

  • Dust Mites Trump Asthma Prevention Guidelines
    (16-Apr-2008)
    Study finds that despite heroic efforts, most strategies are doomed to fail

  • Dust Mites Trump Asthma Prevention Guidelines
    (16-Apr-2008)
    Study finds that despite heroic efforts, most strategies are doomed to fail

  • Spring and Pollen Are in the Air
    (12-Apr-2008)
    Expert says common sense and planning can stop allergy attacks in their tracks

  • Spring and Pollen Are in the Air
    (12-Apr-2008)
    Expert says common sense and planning can stop allergy attacks in their tracks

  • Health Tip: Symptoms of an Allergic Reaction
    (26-Mar-2008)
    Reactions can range from mild to severe

  • Health Tip: Symptoms of an Allergic Reaction
    (26-Mar-2008)
    Reactions can range from mild to severe

  • Health Tip: Have Hives?
    (24-Mar-2008)
    Some common triggers

  • Blood-Thinner Contaminant Traced to Chinese Plant
    (14-Mar-2008)
    As a result, FDA to require testing of all imported heparin

  • Heparin Problems Reported in Germany
    (07-Mar-2008)
    Adverse reactions similar to those in U.S., but product source is different, FDA says

  • FDA Finds Contaminant in Baxter's Recalled Heparin Products
    (05-Mar-2008)
    But officials can't say if it's responsible for adverse events, deaths reported

  • Mix-Up Behind FDA's Failure to Inspect China Blood-Thinner Plant
    (18-Feb-2008)
    Agency error means facility linked to fatal lots of injected heparin was ignored, officials say

  • Allergy Disorders Linked With Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    (16-Feb-2008)
    Study also found IBS 2 times more likely in people with depression

  • Allergy Disorders Linked With Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    (16-Feb-2008)
    Study also found IBS 2 times more likely in people with depression

  • Health Tip: Allergy Shots Aren't for Everyone
    (12-Feb-2008)
    Who should avoid them

  • Health Tip: Allergy Shots Aren't for Everyone
    (12-Feb-2008)
    Who should avoid them

  • Breast-Feeding Protected Mice From Asthma
    (28-Jan-2008)
    Mothers conferred immunity to allergen; not known if findings apply to humans

  • Allergy Shots Are Effective Treatment for Symptoms
    (26-Jan-2008)
    Immunotherapy works for allergic asthma, rhinitis, conjunctivitis or insect bites

  • Allergy Shots Are Effective Treatment for Symptoms
    (26-Jan-2008)
    Immunotherapy works for allergic asthma, rhinitis, conjunctivitis or insect bites

  • Allergy Shots Are Effective Treatment for Symptoms
    (26-Jan-2008)
    Immunotherapy works for allergic asthma, rhinitis, conjunctivitis or insect bites

  • Health Tip: What's Involved in a Sneeze
    (11-Jan-2008)
    How your body reacts to an irritant

  • Breast-Feeding Seems to Protect Against Some Allergies
    (07-Jan-2008)
    It helps high-risk infants prone to eczema, asthma and food allergies, report suggests

  • Pesticides May Cause Asthma Among Farm Women
    (28-Dec-2007)
    But researchers admit study doesn't prove cause and effect

  • Fewer Children Outgrowing Allergies to Milk, Eggs
    (26-Dec-2007)
    Reactions are less predictable, more aggressive than 20 years ago, studies find

  • Fewer Children Outgrowing Allergies to Milk, Eggs
    (26-Dec-2007)
    Reactions are less predictable, more aggressive than 20 years ago, studies find

  • Parents' Smoking Boosts Child's Allergy Risk
    (20-Dec-2007)
    Secondhand fumes doubled the odds, study found

  • 'Tis the Season For Allergy, Asthma
    (01-Dec-2007)
    Everything from Christmas trees to fake snow can trigger symptoms, experts warn

  • Health Tip: Severe Food Allergy?
    (28-Nov-2007)
    Create an emergency action plan

  • Health Tip: Severe Food Allergy?
    (28-Nov-2007)
    Create an emergency action plan

  • Health Tip: Some Medications May Aggravate Asthma
    (07-Nov-2007)
    Including some pain relievers

  • A Happy Halloween Means Safety First
    (26-Oct-2007)
    Key precautions can help to ensure your child's well-being

  • New Drug Eases Asthma Symptoms
    (19-Oct-2007)
    Blocks inflammatory activity of two immune system molecules, researchers report

  • New Drug Eases Asthma Symptoms
    (19-Oct-2007)
    Blocks inflammatory activity of two immune system molecules, researchers report

  • Allergy-Induced Asthma More Common in Affluent Countries
    (17-Sep-2007)
    Local environments affect asthma type, study concludes

  • Pollen, Fruits, Veggies Help Trigger Oral Allergy Syndrome
    (30-Aug-2007)
    Cooking foods can reduce or prevent allergic reactions, group suggests

  • Pollen, Fruits, Veggies Help Trigger Oral Allergy Syndrome
    (30-Aug-2007)
    Cooking foods can reduce or prevent allergic reactions, group suggests

  • Pollen, Fruits, Veggies Help Trigger Oral Allergy Syndrome
    (30-Aug-2007)
    Cooking foods can reduce or prevent allergic reactions, group suggests

  • Ragweed Season Doesn't Mean Suffering
    (26-Aug-2007)
    There are ways to minimize the risk, experts say

  • Health Tip: Prevent Poison Ivy Rash
    (16-Jul-2007)
    Avoid the reaction after exposure

  • Cats Can Hamper Breathing Even in Non-Allergic
    (02-Jul-2007)
    People with allergies to mold, dust mites -- but not cats -- showed airway trouble when felines around

  • Scientists Spot Key Food Allergy Molecule
    (02-Jul-2007)
    Interleukin-12 could determine people's reaction to certain proteins, they say

  • Stay Out of Poison Ivy's Way
    (23-Jun-2007)
    But if you do make contact, experts have tips on easing allergy symptoms

  • Stay Out of Poison Ivy's Way
    (23-Jun-2007)
    But if you do make contact, experts have tips on easing allergy symptoms

  • Discrimination Linked to Health Problems Among Minorities
    (31-May-2007)
    Study of Asian-Americans suggests higher rate of heart trouble, pain, other problems

  • New Relief for Allergies and Hives
    (29-May-2007)
    Xyzal is a once-daily antihistamine

  • Traveling With Allergies? Pack a Plan, Too
    (28-May-2007)
    Respiratory group offers tips to limit unwelcome companions such as pollen, pollution

  • Traveling With Allergies? Pack a Plan, Too
    (28-May-2007)
    Respiratory group offers tips to limit unwelcome companions such as pollen, pollution

  • Traveling With Allergies? Pack a Plan, Too
    (28-May-2007)
    Respiratory group offers tips to limit unwelcome companions such as pollen, pollution

  • Health Tip: Protect Against Dust Mites
    (21-May-2007)
    They can worsen asthma and allergy symptoms

  • Eating Apples, Fish During Pregnancy Protects Kids From Allergies, Asthma
    (21-May-2007)
    Researchers say first helps against asthma, while second works against eczema

  • Eating Apples, Fish During Pregnancy Protects Kids From Allergies, Asthma
    (21-May-2007)
    Researchers say first helps against asthma, while second works against eczema

  • Hot Water Wash Rids Laundry of Allergens: Study
    (20-May-2007)
    Other research suggests that dustier homes help kids avoid allergy

  • Secondhand Smoke Harms Underweight Babies
    (16-May-2007)
    They suffer more when young from wheezing, infections, study finds

  • Mild Asthmatics May Do Well With Less Medicine
    (16-May-2007)
    Studies confirm step-down recommendations for those with controlled asthma

  • Mild Asthmatics May Do Well With Less Medicine
    (16-May-2007)
    Studies confirm step-down recommendations for those with controlled asthma

  • Health Tip: Symptoms of Food Allergy
    (15-May-2007)
    Warning signs may vary

  • No Link Between Autism, Celiac Disease: Study
    (01-May-2007)
    Findings challenge previous research suggesting food allergy connection

  • Veramyst Treats Seasonal and Year-Round Allergies
    (30-Apr-2007)
    Nasal spray sanctioned for people two years and older

  • Ulcer-Causing Bacteria May Prevent Asthma
    (23-Apr-2007)
    H. pylori might also protect against allergies, study says

  • Free Asthma Screenings to be Offered Across the U.S.
    (13-Apr-2007)
    May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month, and tests will be run at 300 locations

  • Free Asthma Screenings to be Offered Across the U.S.
    (13-Apr-2007)
    May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month, and tests will be run at 300 locations

  • Health Tip: Dealing With Pet Allergies
    (10-Apr-2007)
    Use air filters and avoid direct contact

  • Mediterranean Diet Protects Kids From Allergies: Study
    (05-Apr-2007)
    Fruits, vegetables, nuts helped protect against asthma, skin sensitivity

  • Mediterranean Diet Protects Kids From Allergies: Study
    (05-Apr-2007)
    Fruits, vegetables, nuts helped protect against asthma, skin sensitivity

  • Mediterranean Diet Protects Kids From Allergies: Study
    (05-Apr-2007)
    Fruits, vegetables, nuts helped protect against asthma, skin sensitivity

  • Health Tip: Symptoms of Eczema
    (26-Mar-2007)
    Dry, itchy skin

  • Health Tip: Help Reduce Smog
    (02-Mar-2007)
    Suggestions for cleaner air

  • FDA Mandates Stronger Warning on Asthma Drug Xolair
    (21-Feb-2007)
    Move points to small risk for life-threatening allergic reaction

  • Health Tip: Prevent Mold in Your Home
    (12-Feb-2007)
    Moisture promotes its growth

  • Cold Medicines Dangerous for Infants
    (11-Jan-2007)
    Dosing mistakes killed three, sent 1,500 to ER, CDC report finds

  • Health Tip: Symptoms of Contact Dermatitis
    (10-Jan-2007)
    A reaction to contact with certain substances

  • Increased Exposure Tames Childhood Egg Allergy
    (26-Dec-2006)
    Small study finds gradual boost in consumption builds body's resistance

  • Increased Exposure Tames Childhood Egg Allergy
    (26-Dec-2006)
    Small study finds gradual boost in consumption builds body's resistance

  • Health Tip: Milk Allergy is Not Lactose Intolerance
    (25-Dec-2006)
    How to tell the difference

  • Group Launches 'Asthma Friendly' Toy Certification
    (26-Nov-2006)
    Santa -- and parents -- may want to check this list for the holiday shopping season

  • Some Women Allergic to Semen
    (14-Nov-2006)
    Though rare, the condition can produce symptoms such as itching, burning, study finds

  • Health Tip: Got Hay Fever?
    (13-Nov-2006)
    Here are some treatment suggestions

  • Health Tip: Sensitive Skin?
    (06-Nov-2006)
    Here's how to prevent irritation

  • Health Tip: If You're Allergic to Shellfish
    (26-Oct-2006)
    Avoid foods that can trigger a reaction

  • Anxiety Disorders Tied to Physical Illness
    (24-Oct-2006)
    Panic disorders, phobias can help spur arthritis and other ills, study finds

  • Omnaris Approved for Hay Fever
    (23-Oct-2006)
    Nasal spray suppresses body's immune response

  • Omnaris Approved for Hay Fever
    (23-Oct-2006)
    Nasal spray suppresses body's immune response

  • Falling Leaves Mean Rising Allergies
    (21-Oct-2006)
    Experts offer tips on keeping seasonal symptoms at bay

  • Health Tip: Allergic to Latex?
    (19-Oct-2006)
    Here are common symptoms

  • Vaccine May Ease Ragweed Allergies
    (04-Oct-2006)
    Early study looks promising, showing at least two years of protection

  • Drug May Prove a New Weapon Against Psoriasis
    (20-Sep-2006)
    Anti-inflammatory pimecrolimus performs well in trial

  • Tiny Balloons Open Blocked Sinuses
    (18-Sep-2006)
    Patients find relief with new, less invasive surgery, researchers report

  • Eczema, Hay Fever Stabilizing in U.K.
    (07-Sep-2006)
    But hospital admissions for serious reactions have risen, researchers warn

  • Fresh Fruits, Veggies Can Trigger Allergy
    (03-Sep-2006)
    'Pollen-food syndrome' leaves mouths itchy, experts say

  • Ventilating Bedrooms Keeps Allergies at Bay
    (25-Aug-2006)
    So does replacing old mattresses, study finds

  • Experts Urge Protection Against Deadly Allergic Reactions
    (25-Aug-2006)
    New campaign helps Americans defend against anaphylaxis

  • Children's Allergies Increasing Worldwide
    (25-Aug-2006)
    Trend needs study to find causes and treatments, doctors say

  • Health Tip: Soothe the Itch of Hives
    (22-Aug-2006)
    How to stay comfortable until they go away

  • Study Examines Latex Transfer to Food in Packaging
    (07-Aug-2006)
    U.K. researchers say even small amounts can be deadly and urge stringent labeling changes

  • Top 10 Causes of Contact Dermatitis
    (05-Aug-2006)
    Common substances found in jewelry, perfume and home products may disagree with your skin

  • Great Apes Outperfom Their Brethren on Tests
    (04-Aug-2006)
    Findings may help scientists better understand link between intelligence, human evolution

  • Health Tip: Recognize Anaphylactic Shock
    (28-Jul-2006)
    A severe reaction to an allergen

  • Health Tip: Recognize Anaphylactic Shock
    (28-Jul-2006)
    A severe reaction to an allergen

  • 'Prebiotic' Reduces Risk of Eczema in Infants
    (27-Jul-2006)
    High-risk babies who drank formula containing supplement fared better

  • Protein Linked to Asthma
    (14-Jul-2006)
    Researchers say it regulates inflammation in airways

  • Get All the Buzz on Bug Bites
    (08-Jul-2006)
    New tips on how to prevent, and treat, irritating insect bites

  • Antihistamine Doesn't Help Babies Sleep
    (03-Jul-2006)
    Benadryl actually made some children hyperactive, researchers find in stopping trial early

  • Enzyme Could Help Celiac Disease Patients Tolerate Gluten
    (28-Jun-2006)
    Barley-based compound may prevent allergic inflammation, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Reducing Allergy Symptoms
    (27-Jun-2006)
    Rid your home of what's making you sneeze

  • Health Tip: Food Sensitivities in Infants
    (23-Jun-2006)
    Introduce new foods one at a time

  • Cigarette Smoke Makes Allergy Symptoms Worse
    (22-Jun-2006)
    Immune antibody levels soared in allergic individuals, study found

  • Peanut Allergy Incidents Waning, But Still a Problem
    (19-Jun-2006)
    Canadian study shows more education is needed

  • Food-Allergic Teens Taking Dangerous Risks
    (16-Jun-2006)
    Peer pressure spurs many to neglect medication, try hazardous foods, study finds

  • Cereal Grains Not So Bad for Baby
    (07-Jun-2006)
    Delaying their introduction until after six months boosts risk of wheat allergy, study finds

  • Severe Allergic Reactions Can Kill
    (03-Jun-2006)
    Experts offer tips on spotting anaphylaxis -- and getting help

  • Health Tip: Soothing a Bee Sting
    (22-May-2006)
    Calm your child first

  • Poor Doctor-Patient Communication Hinders Asthma Care
    (22-May-2006)
    Survey cites gaps in knowledge about disease and potential drug side effects

  • Baby's Rash May Predict Skin Ailment
    (17-May-2006)
    Outbreaks on arms and joints could point to atopic dermatitis later on, study finds

  • Technique Eases Patient Allergy to Plavix
    (12-May-2006)
    About 2 percent of people are allergic to the heart drug

  • Health Tip: Hives Signal an Allergic Reaction
    (04-May-2006)
    Foods and medicines often are triggers

  • Soaring Pollen Counts Spur Worst Allergy Season in Years
    (27-Apr-2006)
    Northeast hit hardest, but whole country suffering, experts say

  • Warmer Weather Brings Wheezing, Sneezing
    (16-Apr-2006)
    Springtime is prime time for allergic asthma, experts warn

  • Infant Snoring Tied to Parental Snoring
    (10-Apr-2006)
    Condition can lead to learning disabilities, heart disease, metabolic disorders, study says

  • Most Dissatisfied With Allergy Meds: Survey
    (30-Mar-2006)
    Nearly two-thirds of Americans polled said they'd try something new

  • Health Tip: Treating Poison Ivy
    (29-Mar-2006)
    How to soothe the itchy rash

  • Allergies Spring Into Action
    (25-Mar-2006)
    But the season doesn't have to mean misery, experts say

  • Health Tip: Key to Celiac Disease is Gluten
    (24-Mar-2006)
    But CD is not a food allergy

  • Health Tip: Key to Celiac Disease is Gluten
    (24-Mar-2006)
    But CD is not a food allergy

  • Health Tip: Eczema Uncomfortable But Not Dangerous
    (21-Mar-2006)
    Often associated with allergies and asthma

  • Health Tip: Asthmatics Often Have Pet Allergies
    (17-Mar-2006)
    But Fluffy or Fido don't necessarily have to go

  • Health Tip: Some Allergies Are Year-Round
    (10-Mar-2006)
    What's triggering your symptoms?

  • Bad Neighborhoods May Be Disabling
    (10-Mar-2006)
    Dirty, noisy surroundings triple risk for disability, study finds

  • Mystery Rash? Go for the Gold
    (09-Mar-2006)
    The metal is near the top of a list of likely allergens

  • Kissing and Peanuts Can Be Deadly Combo
    (06-Mar-2006)
    Traces of allergen stay in mouth after rinsing, brushing teeth, research shows

  • Kissing and Peanuts Can Be Deadly Combo
    (06-Mar-2006)
    Traces of allergen stay in mouth after rinsing, brushing teeth, research shows

  • Officials Focus on Threat Posed by Food Allergies
    (05-Mar-2006)
    An estimated 11 million Americans suffer from the potentially fatal condition

  • First Generic Version of Flonase Approved
    (23-Feb-2006)
    Treats nasal allergy symptoms

  • Allergy Relief Can Come Cheaply
    (20-Feb-2006)
    Over-the-counter Sudafed as effective as pricey, prescription Singulair, study finds

  • Health Tip: For Asthmatics, No Dust is a Must
    (08-Feb-2006)
    Suggestions to rid your home of dust

  • Health Tip: What's Lichen Planus?
    (02-Feb-2006)
    A rare skin condition that could cause pain and itching

  • Health Tip: Food Allergies Can Be Deadly
    (02-Feb-2006)
    Be sure to check ingredient labels carefully

  • Gas Stoves a Wheezing Hazard for Asthmatic Kids
    (01-Feb-2006)
    The problem seems largely limited to children in multi-family dwellings, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Before Mold Takes Hold
    (31-Jan-2006)
    Take these precautions

  • Trans Fat Food Labels Are Coming
    (30-Dec-2005)
    Starting New Year's Day, labeling also will list potential allergens

  • Study: High Allergen Levels in U.S. Homes
    (07-Dec-2005)
    Microscopic particles are found in dust, bedding, floors

  • Cat Allergens May Also Have 9 Lives
    (29-Nov-2005)
    They can trouble asthmatics long after the animal is gone, study finds

  • Kids May Outgrow Tree Nut Allergy
    (22-Nov-2005)
    About 1 in 10 lose their allergy to cashews, pistachios or other tree nuts, study found

  • Checklist Helps Asthmatics Choose Health Care
    (19-Nov-2005)
    Guide helps those with allergies, asthma find a plan to fit their needs

  • Allergists Provide Better Asthma Care
    (18-Nov-2005)
    Patient survey finds they beat primary-care doctors in controlling symptoms

  • Could a House Plant Clean the Air?
    (10-Nov-2005)
    As English ivy climbs, airborne contaminants fall, study finds

  • Hair Bleach May Trigger Asthma
    (09-Nov-2005)
    Stylists' long-term exposure may also lead to rhinitis, study finds

  • Anti-Allergy Pill Still Not as Effective as Injections
    (07-Nov-2005)
    Review of studies finds oral meds more patient-friendly, however

  • Special Diet Curbs Colic
    (07-Nov-2005)
    Banning wheat, milk, eggs, soy, nuts and fish lessened crying time for breast-fed infants

  • Insect Sting Allergy May Be Undertreated
    (05-Nov-2005)
    Many at-risk patients aren't receiving needed medication, studies find

  • Health Dangers Ease in The Big Easy
    (04-Nov-2005)
    Mold remains the leading threat to those returning to New Orleans, experts say

  • Health Tip: Makeup May Aggravate Allergies
    (06-Oct-2005)
    Here's how to reduce your risk

  • As Waters Recede, New Health Woes Rise
    (30-Sep-2005)
    Survivors of Katrina's and Rita's fury must now battle mold, tainted water

  • Insect Sting Allergies Undertreated, Study Finds
    (28-Sep-2005)
    Hospital emergency staff aren't always adhering to expert guidelines

  • Health Tip: If Your Child's Sinuses Are Blocked
    (15-Sep-2005)
    Seek treatment to avoid an infection

  • Give Hay Fever the Heave-Ho This Fall
    (10-Sep-2005)
    Allergy-plagued can defend themselves against ragweed, experts say

  • Asthma, Allergies an On-Campus Threat
    (26-Aug-2005)
    But college-bound students can arm themselves, experts say

  • Gene Discovery Gives Clues to Immune Dysfunction
    (24-Aug-2005)
    Material called RNA plays key role in the body's defenses, researchers say

  • Butterbur Offers Hay Fever Relief
    (22-Aug-2005)
    Herb works as well as antihistamine, researchers find

  • Severe Allergies Bring Back-to-School Dangers
    (21-Aug-2005)
    Here are tips on helping children stay safe

  • Health Tip: Allergic to Drugs?
    (17-Aug-2005)
    Hives, rash, and itchy skin are possible symptoms

  • Majority of Americans Sensitive to at Least One Allergen
    (09-Aug-2005)
    Most common culprits are dust mites, rye grass, ragweed and cockroach, study says

  • Get Ready for Ragweed Season
    (05-Aug-2005)
    Tips on how to survive the onslaught

  • Scientists Spot Pollen Perpetrator
    (01-Aug-2005)
    An enzyme interacts with airway cells to help trigger asthma, allergy attacks

  • Traffic Congestion Bad for Babies' Lungs
    (29-Jul-2005)
    Wheezing more common in infants from exhaust-infested neighborhoods

  • Sesame Allergy a Growing Threat
    (22-Jul-2005)
    Reports of serious reactions are rising globally, experts say

  • Asthma, Allergy Genes May Ward Off Brain Tumors
    (15-Jul-2005)
    One mutation cut glioblastoma risk by 40 percent, study found

  • Chewable Antihistamine Approved for Adults, Children
    (15-Jul-2005)
    Dissolves quickly without water

  • For Many, Work is a Real Pain
    (13-Jul-2005)
    Three out of 10 employees suffer on-the-job discomfort, survey finds

  • This Vacation, Send Allergies Packing
    (10-Jul-2005)
    Planning ahead can help keep symptoms at bay this summer

  • Health Tip: Taking Care of Blisters
    (15-JUN-2005)
    Pay attention, or they could become infected

  • Peanut Allergy Testing, Without the Nuts
    (10-JUN-2005)
    Skin- and blood-based tests are safer and just as accurate, study finds

  • Day-Care Centers a Potent Source of Allergens
    (08-JUN-2005)
    Pet, cockroach, dust mite triggers abound, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Of Mold and Mildew
    (08-JUN-2005)
    Suggestions to keep them at bay

  • Processing May Prevent Peanut Peril
    (06-JUN-2005)
    Allergen levels fall after fermentation, scientists say

  • Health Tip: Allergic to Fido or Fluffy?
    (30-MAY-2005)
    How to control pet allergies

  • Health Tip: Conquering Celiac Disease
    (24-MAY-2005)
    A gluten-free diet is a lifelong commitment

  • Give Allergies a Spring Cleaning
    (22-MAY-2005)
    Experts offer tips on ridding homes of harmful allergens

  • Babies at Celiac Disease Risk Should Wait for Wheat
    (18-MAY-2005)
    Timing of first gluten in diet could help ward off the illness

  • Health Tip: Itching for Skin Care?
    (27-APR-2005)
    A dermatologist can help

  • Health Tip: Understanding Cradle Cap
    (20-APR-2005)
    A head rash with hormonal origins

  • Health Tip: Help for Hay Fever
    (12-APR-2005)
    Ways to avoid allergy symptoms

  • Health Tip: Ringing in the Ears
    (07-APR-2005)
    What you can do about it

  • Health Tip: Can't Smell or Taste?
    (31-MAR-2005)
    You are not alone

  • Science Closing in on Allergy Prevention
    (22-MAR-2005)
    New research tries to find ways to boost immune system early in life

  • Allergy Test Worth Taking
    (22-MAR-2005)
    Study finds it can save health-care dollars, patient confusion

  • Science Closing in on Allergy Prevention
    (22-MAR-2005)
    New research tries to find ways to boost immune system early in life

  • Allergy Test Worth Taking
    (22-MAR-2005)
    Study finds it can save health-care dollars, patient confusion

  • Test Suggests Kids More Prone to Allergies Than Their Parents
    (21-MAR-2005)
    Finding lends credence to belief that allergies, asthma are on the rise

  • Doctors Look to Reintroduce Penicillin Allergy Test
    (21-MAR-2005)
    New company would market skin test that has been unavailable for 18 months

  • New Food Label Law Eagerly Awaited
    (21-MAR-2005)
    But those with food allergies may find even more dietary restrictions with 'plain language' labels

  • Armed and Ready for Allergy Season
    (19-MAR-2005)
    Expert offers simple tips to beat back spring symptoms

  • Allergy Medicine Under The Tongue May Be Preferred Method
    (19-MAR-2005)
    Tests show definite advantages over shots, especially for children, researchers say

  • Corticosteroid Treatment Effective for Children's Asthma
    (19-MAR-2005)
    New studies confirm previous ones -- manufactured adrenal cortex steroids work well against asthma attacks

  • Allergy Medicine Under The Tongue May Be Preferred Method
    (19-MAR-2005)
    Tests show definite advantages over shots, especially for children, researchers say

  • Household Mold Doubles Child's Asthma Risk
    (18-MAR-2005)
    More evidence moldy homes harm developing immune systems

  • Health Tip: Prevent Latex Reactions
    (11-MAR-2005)
    Symptoms are avoidable

  • Health Tip: Controlling Mold
    (25-FEB-2005)
    Is it making you sick?

  • Health Tip: Dry Skin, Allergy or Something More Serious?
    (18-FEB-2005)
    How to recognize psoriasis

  • Health Tip: Rhinitis + Sinusitis = Misery
    (11-FEB-2005)
    Some ways to find relief

  • Mouse Allergen Ups Asthma Risk in Inner-City Homes
    (10-FEB-2005)
    High levels of allergen in 84 percent of kids' bedrooms, study finds

  • Health Tip: Be Mitey Careful!
    (03-FEB-2005)
    Mites in pet food can cause allergies

  • Combo Therapy Gives Asthma Relief
    (20-JAN-2005)
    Offers patients break from bad episodes, researchers say

  • Vitamin Intake During Pregnancy May Affect Respiratory Health of Kids
    (18-JAN-2005)
    But researchers say it's too early to say how changing maternal diet might help

  • Eye Protein Plays Key Role in Allergy Response
    (13-JAN-2005)
    Sets up early stages of inflammatory reaction, study says

  • Wintertime No Holiday for Allergy-Prone Kids
    (25-DEC-2004)
    More time indoors spells trouble; simple steps can help

  • Health Tip: A Remedy for Perfume Allergy
    (24-DEC-2004)
    Getting rid of it in a whisker

  • New Risk for Asthma, Allergy Found
    (23-DEC-2004)
    Changes in gut bacteria and fungi may increase chances of problems

  • Spray Approved for Nasal Polyps
    (16-DEC-2004)
    Treats benign growths that obstruct breathing

  • Health Tip: Dry Winter Air
    (13-DEC-2004)
    It's not good for your nose and throat

  • Keep the Holidays Safe for Kids
    (09-DEC-2004)
    Expert offers tips on fire safety, food allergies, choking hazards

  • Health Tip: Anaphylaxis
    (30-NOV-2004)
    An allergic reaction that can be deadly

  • Allergic to the Holidays?
    (29-NOV-2004)
    Seasonal triggers can spark reactions; here's help

  • Allergic to the Holidays?
    (29-NOV-2004)
    Seasonal triggers can spark reactions; here's help

  • Allergic to the Holidays?
    (29-NOV-2004)
    Seasonal triggers can spark reactions; here's help

  • Breathing Easier Through the Holidays
    (27-NOV-2004)
    Asthma, allergy control key to enjoying yuletide cheer

  • Breathing Easier Through the Holidays
    (27-NOV-2004)
    Asthma, allergy control key to enjoying yuletide cheer

  • Breathing Easier Through the Holidays
    (27-NOV-2004)
    Asthma, allergy control key to enjoying yuletide cheer

  • Health Tip: Cold or Allergy?
    (16-NOV-2004)
    How to tell the difference

  • Drugs May Not Protect Against Cat Allergies
    (16-NOV-2004)
    Study finds not enough contain recommended doses

  • Faster Allergy Immunotherapy Proves Effective
    (15-NOV-2004)
    New method deemed safe and increases compliance among patients

  • Vaccine Stops Food Allergy in Dogs
    (12-NOV-2004)
    Study provides hope for human sufferers

  • Vaccine Stops Food Allergy in Dogs
    (12-NOV-2004)
    Study provides hope for human sufferers

  • Eating Peanuts May Stop Peanut Allergy Return
    (09-NOV-2004)
    Recurrence rate lowest in those who challenge

  • Eating Peanuts May Stop Peanut Allergy Return
    (09-NOV-2004)
    Recurrence rate lowest in those who challenge

  • Allergies Can Crop Up Indoors
    (30-OCT-2004)
    Tips on how to protect children from irritants in home

  • Allergy, Asthma Risk Shows Up in Umbilical Cord Blood
    (28-OCT-2004)
    High levels of allergen antibodies linked to increased risk of problems

  • Sinus Infections Crop Up in Autumn
    (14-OCT-2004)
    Fall marks start of more than cold and flu season

  • Bed Covers Cut Down on Dust Mites
    (08-OCT-2004)
    Impermeable bedding benefits people with allergic asthma

  • Bed Covers Cut Down on Dust Mites
    (08-OCT-2004)
    Impermeable bedding benefits people with allergic asthma

  • Health Tip: What Qualifies as Hypoallergenic?
    (06-OCT-2004)
    It's up to product makers to decide

  • Allergen-Free Homes Won't Stop Kids' Asthma
    (30-SEP-2004)
    Study counters belief that it results from dander, dust exposure

  • More Clues to Cause of Asthma
    (27-SEP-2004)
    Researchers identify new T-cell that reduces airway inflammation in mice

  • Breast Milk Cuts Asthma Risk for Kids
    (21-SEP-2004)
    Offers protection for first four years of life, study says

  • Dumbing Down Allergies
    (20-SEP-2004)
    New book offers practical guidance to allergy, asthma sufferers

  • Dumbing Down Allergies
    (20-SEP-2004)
    New book offers practical guidance to allergy, asthma sufferers

  • Alternative Remedy for Allergies
    (10-SEP-2004)
    Homeopathic treatments help sleep, reduce symptoms

  • Alternative Remedy for Allergies
    (10-SEP-2004)
    Homeopathic treatments help sleep, reduce symptoms

  • Smog Impedes Kids' Lung Development
    (08-SEP-2004)
    California pollution stems growth at most crucial age

  • Health Tip: Managing Food Allergies
    (07-SEP-2004)
    Avoidance is best

  • Health Tip: Managing Food Allergies
    (07-SEP-2004)
    Avoidance is best

  • Know How to Tame Asthma
    (30-AUG-2004)
    Many patients unaware of national treatment guidelines

  • Digestive Allergic Disorder Rising in Kids
    (25-AUG-2004)
    Eosinophilic esophagitis mimics gastric reflux

  • Smokers Fill Rooms With Toxins, Study Finds
    (25-AUG-2004)
    Airborne endotoxins hundreds of times higher in smoky environments

  • Breathing Easy When School Starts
    (20-AUG-2004)
    Students need to avoid asthma and allergy triggers when they return to classes

  • Parents Miss Some Effective Asthma Steps
    (17-AUG-2004)
    Many who try to get rid of allergens do the wrong things

  • Stopping Pollen in Its Tracks
    (16-AUG-2004)
    Blocking cream may reduce allergies, study suggests

  • Stopping Pollen in Its Tracks
    (16-AUG-2004)
    Blocking cream may reduce allergies, study suggests

  • Health Tip: Anatomy of a Sneeze
    (13-AUG-2004)
    Involves lots of muscles working together

  • Health Tip: Bad Bee Stings
    (11-AUG-2004)
    Reactions could be serious

  • Sting of Bug Bites Can Linger Into Adulthood
    (11-AUG-2004)
    But allergy shots can protect for up to 20 years

  • New Allergy Vaccine Shows Promise
    (09-AUG-2004)
    Genetically modified pollen does the trick for sufferers

  • Bill Will Force Food Labels to List Allergens
    (21-JUL-2004)
    House passes bill mandating plain English

  • Steer Clear of Sneezing This Summer
    (17-JUL-2004)
    Experts offer tips for allergy, asthma sufferers

  • Kiwi a Significant Food Allergen
    (13-JUL-2004)
    Severe reactions seen in some who eat exotic fruit

  • Tests Sniff Out Trace Elements of Nuts
    (13-JUL-2004)
    Help for those whose allergies can be dangerous

  • Kiwi a Significant Food Allergen
    (13-JUL-2004)
    Severe reactions seen in some who eat exotic fruit

  • Blood Test Predicts Kids' Food Allergies
    (09-JUL-2004)
    Helps decide whether to reintroduce offending items

  • Pet Allergens Found in All U.S. Homes
    (08-JUL-2004)
    Even those that don't have animals, study finds

  • A Little Dust Could Be Good for Tender Skin
    (07-JUL-2004)
    Bacterial toxin in house dust may protect infants from eczmea

  • Early Vitamin Use May Boost Risk of Asthma, Food Allergy
    (06-JUL-2004)
    Study found infants, toddlers given them more likely to have problems by 3