Coping with Allergies and Asthma

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What You Should Know about Penicillin Allergy

Penicillins are widely used anti-biotics that have important roles in treating bacterial infections. The label of penicillin allergy is commonly attached in childhood, a time...

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Get to the Bottom of What’s Causing Your Skin Irritation

Sturdy gloves are a must-have gardening accessory for people with allergies.While poison ivy is probably the most well-known itch-inducing plant, a multitude of other plants,...

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Food Allergy Update

Almost 20 years ago, experts recommended that babies at high risk for developing peanut allergy avoid peanut-containing foods until age three. But nearly 10 years...

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Spring Cleaning with Allergies & Asthma

Spring cleaning can be more than just a daunting chore for people with allergies and asthma. Dust, pet hair, and fumes from cleaning supplies can...

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Are Asthma and Allergies Disabilities?

Do allergens at work make you sick? The ADA can protect you. Has a preschool rejected your child? Or was your child left out of...

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5 Things To Do To Feel Better During Allergy Season

Nobody said allergies would be fun, but you never thought it would be this bad. What if you had some simple ways to avoid the...

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Best Halloween Treat? Enjoying Allergy- & Asthma-Free Fun

Every year around Halloween, there is lots of hype about costumes, parties, candy, and haunted houses. But kids with allergies and asthma sometimes fear that...

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The Ultimate Summer Camp Survival Checklist

Summer camp is a great place for kids with asthma and allergies to spread their wings and have some independence. It can also be lots...

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The 411 on Food Allergies

Always read labels carefully to identify the ingredients in packaged foods.An allergic reaction to a food is an unpleasant reaction caused by the immune system...

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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...

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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...

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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...