Coping with Allergies and Asthma

The editors of Coping with Allergies & Asthma magazine work closely with America's leading authorities on allergies, asthma, and COPD to get the most up-to-date, factual information.

 

Asthma

Asthma & Exercise

Exercise is good for everyone. Regular exercise is an important part of a healthy lifestyle. But it is also a common trigger for asthma. In...

Allergies

Honeybees, Wasps, and Hornets – Oh My!

Most of us develop redness and swelling at the site of an insect bite. Yet people who are allergic to stinging insect venom are at...

Allergies

Got Seasonal Allergies?

It’s a puzzle for anyone with seasonal allergies – which medication should I take to help me deal with hard-to-manage symptoms like sneezing, wheezing, itchy...

Allergies

Serving Up Tips for Managing Food Allergies at Home

When a family member is diagnosed with food allergies, life at home becomes somewhat more challenging. By changing the way you shop, cook, and clean,...

Allergies

Find Out What’s Making You Itch

Irritated skin can be caused by a   variety of factors. These include immune system disorders, medications, and infections. When an allergen is responsible for...

Asthma

The Flu and You

Though people with asthma are not more likely to get the flu, influenza can be more serious for people with asthma, even if their asthma...

Allergies

Seasonal Allergies

The pollen count is sky-high. You’re sneezing, your eyes are itching, and you feel miserable. Seasonal allergies are real diseases that can interfere with work,...

Asthma

Get Moving!

Do you cough, wheeze, and have a tight chest or shortness of breath when you exercise? If yes, you may have exercise-induced bronchoconstriction. This happens...

COPD

What You Should Know About COPD

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, is a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe. “Progressive” means the disease gets worse over time. COPD...

Allergies

Winning the Fight against Fall Allergies

When fall arrives, do your allergies seem to get the best of you? Do sneezing, wheezing, runny noses, and itchy eyes leave you feeling run...

Allergies Asthma

You Better Watch Out!

All during the year, the possibility exists for people with respiratory problems to experience allergy and asthma attacks. During the holiday season, however, more hidden...

Allergies Asthma

How to Keep “Achoos” From Interrupting Your “I Do’s”

You want your wedding day to be memorable for all the right reasons. While selecting the color scheme and writing your vows, don’t forget another...