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Spring Allergies Made Worse By Increased Stress
2014-04-01 08:57:14

Stress doesn't cause allergies, but easing your mind might mean less allergy flare-ups this spring.

2013-11-07 13:16:09

From gluten allergy and hypoallergenic pets, to avoiding the flu shot because of an egg allergy, there are a lot of common myths and misconceptions about allergies.

2013-10-02 10:19:12

All children should have flu shots, even if they have an egg allergy, and it's now safe to get them without special precautions.

2013-07-10 12:50:52

The allergist's office might not be a child's favorite place to visit, but it is a place where they should be able to say how their asthma makes them feel.

2013-02-05 10:26:41

Those living near the equator may find themselves sneezing and wheezing more than usual.

Allergies To Double By 2040
2012-11-09 21:21:59

Pollen counts could more than double in the next three decades, according a study being presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI).

Economic Status And Peanut Allergies Linked
2012-11-09 21:05:13

Peanut allergy, an overreaction of the immune system, can cause extremely serious conditions, from swelling and irritation to anaphylactic shock or even death.


Word of the Day
swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.