Welcome Spring and Still Survive Your Allergies
SUNDAY, March 19, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- If you have seasonal
allergies, the arrival of spring on Monday is probably less about
warmth and flowers and more about itchy eyes and congestion.
Early Allergies -- Payback for a Mild Winter?
THURSDAY, March 9, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- The mild winter in
many parts of the United States looks like it could mean an early
and severe allergy season, a physician says.
Health Tip: Create an Emergency Plan for Deadly Allergy Reaction
(HealthDay News) -- An anaphylaxis emergency plan is key to
protecting your child against a deadly allergic reaction --
especially at school when you're not around.
Banishing Asthma-Inducing Mice Allergens on the Cheap
TUESDAY, March 7, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Professional pest
management may not be needed to control asthma in kids with a mouse
allergy, researchers say.
Obesity May Raise Girls' Risk of Asthma, Allergies
MONDAY, March 6, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Obese girls may face a
significantly higher risk for developing allergies, a new study
Secondhand Smoke Linked to Food Allergies in Kids
MONDAY, March 6, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Exposure to secondhand
smoke in the first few weeks of life could boost the risk that kids
will develop food allergies, a new study suggests.
Daffodils, Margaritas and Other Surprise Skin Dangers
FRIDAY, March 3, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- You probably know to
steer clear of poison ivy. But did you know that sipping a
Margarita or eating an orange in the sunshine can cause a similar
FDA Approves New Treatment for Dust Mite Allergies
THURSDAY, March 2, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A new treatment for
dust mite allergies has won approval from the U.S. Food and Drug
Health Tip: Dust Your Home Properly
(HealthDay News) -- Dust can be more than a nuisance. People who
are allergic to dust can have trouble breathing if too much of it
gathers in one place.
Needed: An 'Action Plan' for Kids Prone to Severe Allergic Reactions
MONDAY, Feb. 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- When kids are at risk
of severe allergic reactions, all their caregivers should have a
written action plan and epinephrine auto-injectors readily
available, according to new reports from the American Academy of