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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

Health Tip: Getting Rid of Mold and Mildew July 07, 2016

Steps to help keep you healthier

Easing Your Child's Allergies June 16, 2016

For starters, pay attention to pollen levels, FDA advises

Certain Steroids Raise Risk for Serious Staph Infections June 09, 2016

Study finds long-term use of glucocorticoids may suppress immune system, upping odds for patients

Health Tip: Spot Signs of Summer Allergies June 06, 2016

Your sniffles may not be a cold

Health Tip: If Your Child Is Allergic to Dust June 03, 2016

Suggestions for what to do at home

Asthma Symptoms Can Bloom in Springtime May 27, 2016

Follow your care plan to prevent attacks, expert says

Think You're Allergic to Penicillin? Maybe Not May 11, 2016

Only a severe reaction that comes within a hour or two signals true allergy to the antibiotic, allergist says

Kids From Poorer Families May Have Worse Food Allergy Care April 27, 2016

Parents often have fewer dollars for medication, preventive measures, study finds

Can Certain Allergy Meds Worsen Restless Legs Syndrome? April 19, 2016

Some over-the-counter antihistamines might cause painful sensations that disrupt sleep, expert says

Health Tip: Easing Eye Allergies April 18, 2016

Stay away from things that make your eyes itch.

Spring Allergies? Don't Assume It's Only Pollen April 15, 2016

Identifying your triggers is the first step toward relief, experts say

FDA Proposes Ban on Powdered Medical Gloves March 21, 2016

Side effects include airway and wound inflammation, agency says

Blooming Trees Can Bring Misery to Allergy Sufferers March 20, 2016

But expert offers tips on how to keep symptoms under control

An Expert's Guide to Sneezin' Season March 16, 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 March 09, 2016

Review of nearly 70 years of data found no protective effect; experts urge breast-feeding instead

Poverty Linked to Asthma, Allergy Treatment Failure March 07, 2016

Patients from low-income households more likely to have worse outcomes, studies show

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