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

Exercising with Asthma

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

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Managing the Menace of Mold

Fix leaking faucets and pipes to help eliminate mold.Molds are tiny fungi whose spores float through the air. They like damp environments and need four...

COPD

Coping with COPD

COPD doesn’t have to mean the end of enjoying your life. There are many things you can do to control your symptoms, feel better, and...

Allergies

Allergies Getting Under Your Skin?

Did you know that nickel is one of the most common causes of allergic skin rashes? In fact, it is estimated that more than 18...

Allergies

The Eyes Have It! Allergic Conjunctivitis, That Is

Eye allergy, also called allergic conjunctivitis or ocular allergy, occurs when something you are allergic to irritates the conjunctiva. This is the delicate membrane covering...

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Going on Vacation?

Thinking of traveling by plane or train? Taking a road trip? Follow these tips to help prevent asthma and allergy flare-ups during your special adventure. Plan...

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Don’t Let Allergies & Asthma Spoil Your Outdoor Fun

Outdoor spring and summer activi­ties can bring plenty of unwanted guests – from mosquitos and rain to your nosey next-door neighbor. The last thing you want...

COPD

Coping with COPD

A diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease can seem like devastating news. A life with COPD is different from a life without COPD, and coping...

Asthma

For Parents of Young Children with Asthma

Determining whether a child has asthma can be difficult. Asthma is typically diagnosed with a medical exam and a test that measures the airflow in...

Allergies

Your Nose

You might not think your nose is a “vital organ,” but indeed it is! To understand its importance, all that most people need to experience...

Allergies

Can’t Concentrate?

Sneezing, wheezing, watery eyes, and a runny nose aren’t the only symptoms of allergic diseases. Many people with allergic rhinitis also report feeling “slower” and...

Allergies

Get the Facts on Exercise-Induced Asthma

Whether you are training for  the next Winter Olympics or enjoying winter sports on your own, exercise-induced bronchoconstriction should not force you to be a...