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Allergies Getting Worse? Blame Climate Change May 11, 2017

Pollen season starts earlier and lasts longer, allergist says

Vitamin D Fails the Asthma Test May 09, 2017

These supplements probably won't protect you from eczema or allergies either, researchers say

Testosterone May Protect Men From Allergic Asthma May 09, 2017

Study findings could explain why airway condition is more common in women

Expired EpiPens May Still Help Save a Life: Study May 09, 2017

But allergy experts advise not counting on older devices if you can replace them

Take Control of Your Asthma May 06, 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 May 02, 2017

Here's expert advice on combating seasonal allergies after second-warmest February ever in U.S.

Thunderstorms Can Trigger Asthma Flares, Study Finds May 01, 2017

Weather forecasts may help public and emergency workers be ready to treat wheezing

Summer Camp Prep for Kids With Allergies, Asthma April 29, 2017

Meet with staff beforehand and clarify expectations, doctor advises

Women More Sensitive to Metal Joint Implants Than Men: Study April 26, 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? April 17, 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 April 14, 2017

Steps to keep allergens out

Silk Clothes Won't Soothe Eczema's Itch April 11, 2017

What your child wears doesn't affect severity of skin troubles, study finds

Defect Prompts Mylan to Recall Some EpiPens April 06, 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 April 04, 2017

Study questions steep price hikes for lifesaving drugs, even among insured patients

Say Goodbye to Allergy Misery in Spring April 01, 2017

Expert offers tips for reducing pollen-related discomfort

Ready for Spring Allergies? March 30, 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 March 27, 2017

Careful testing can determine whether you need to avoid cashews, walnuts or others, study finds

Mite-Proof Bedding May Help Curb Asthma Attacks: Study March 10, 2017

Kids whose mattresses and pillows were encased had less severe flare-ups, researchers report

Early Allergies -- Payback for a Mild Winter? March 09, 2017

Early blooms may start you sneezing and sniffling ahead of schedule, doctor says

Health Tip: Create an Emergency Plan for Deadly Allergy Reaction March 08, 2017

It could save your child's life

Banishing Asthma-Inducing Mice Allergens on the Cheap March 07, 2017

Do-it-yourself approach works as well as professional extermination services, study finds

Obesity May Raise Girls' Risk of Asthma, Allergies March 06, 2017

But same was not true for boys, study found

Daffodils, Margaritas and Other Surprise Skin Dangers March 03, 2017

There are many hidden hazards that can cause itch or rash, dermatologists warn

FDA Approves New Treatment for Dust Mite Allergies March 02, 2017

Odactra is a year-round treatment for reactions to the tiny bugs that share your home

Health Tip: Dust Your Home Properly March 01, 2017

Here's how

Health Tip: Could Allergy Shots Help You? February 21, 2017

Here are some guidelines

How to Control Mold, Avoid Allergies February 17, 2017

Limiting moisture in the home is key, specialists say

Immunotherapy Not a Quick Fix for Hay Fever February 14, 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 February 13, 2017

First line of defense is an epinephrine auto-injector, pediatricians say

Health Tip: Learn About Mold February 09, 2017

Suggestions to help prevent it

Think You're Allergic to Penicillin? Check Again February 06, 2017

Some people outgrow their allergy and others may have been misdiagnosed, doctor explains

New Guidelines Urge Early Intro to Peanut in High-Risk Infants January 05, 2017

Change in allergy recommendations based on results of groundbreaking trial

Health Tip: Trying to Unclog That Stuffy Nose? December 12, 2016

Using a decongestant

Mice May Be Key to Kids' Asthma Attacks at School December 02, 2016

Study suggests, but can't prove, that rodent allergens could play a role

Colleges Not Fully Prepared for Students With Food Allergies: Study November 11, 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 November 11, 2016

New guidelines coming soon from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Clean Home May Help Keep Kids' Asthma in Check October 31, 2016

Controlling allergens, household pollutants can reduce need for medication, pediatricians' group says

Join the Teal Pumpkin Project on Halloween October 28, 2016

Painted pumpkins let trick-or-treaters with food allergies know safe treats are available

Health Tip: Health Tip: Manage Allergies October 20, 2016

Suggestions to stem the sneezing

Parents of Kids With Food Allergies Believe They're Allergic, Too October 12, 2016

But fewer than one-third tested positive for food allergies, study finds

6 Keys to a Safe, Allergy-Free Halloween October 10, 2016

These tips can ease parents' worries and help kids with food allergies or asthma enjoy the holiday

Health Tip: Kick Dust Mites Out of Bed October 10, 2016

How to protect yourself

Farm Kids Get Fewer Allergies, International Study Finds September 27, 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 September 20, 2016

Allergy specialist suggests existing guidelines on introducing foods may be outdated

Food Allergies Linked to Raised Risk of Asthma, Hay Fever September 14, 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 September 13, 2016

Study finds abnormality present in 10 percent of kids seems to undermine immune function

Health Tip: Don't Be Surprised by Fall Allergies September 05, 2016

Get the facts

Peanut Allergy Treatment: The Earlier in Childhood, the Better August 18, 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 August 11, 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 July 11, 2016

Findings boost 'hygiene hypothesis,' study authors suggest

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