Latest Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America Stories

2010-03-24 06:17:00

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., March 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- For millions of Americans, the arrival of Spring brings with it ocular allergy symptoms such as itching, tearing, and redness.

2009-11-17 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The growing asthma & allergy friendly(TM) Certification Program announced today that it has developed and adopted a certification standard and testing protocol for Non-Disinfecting Hard Surface Spray Cleaning Products.

2009-10-02 06:17:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) announced today the 2009 Fall Allergy Capitals(TM) rankings. The annual research project ranks the fall's 100 most challenging cities for people with fall allergies.

2009-08-24 23:01:00

Updated Report Also Features New 'Honorable Mention' States that Made Progress in 2009 LANDOVER, Md., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For over 8 million children with asthma, food allergies and related conditions, the school-house is a focal point for managing their diseases.

2009-07-20 08:00:00

DEERFIELD, Ill., July 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Siemens Healthcare today released new survey results revealing that 85 percent of mothers in the United States believe childhood allergies are a serious concern.

2009-05-28 06:17:00

Free "Eye Health & Allergies" brochure available from Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Many allergy sufferers say symptoms such as itchy, dry, red and watery eyes leave them frustrated and irritable, tired, and distracted, according to a new survey conducted by the Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA).

2009-04-15 09:00:00

PHYSICIANS CONCERNED THAT ASTHMA PATIENTS WHO STOP USING ASTHMA CONTROLLER MEDICINE MAY VISIT EMERGENCY ROOM MORE OFTEN WASHINGTON, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- A new nationwide telephone survey of 1,001 patients found that while most asthma patients know the risks of "uncontrolled asthma," they misinterpret asthma control, not realizing that asthma is a chronic disease that requires long-term therapy - even when asthma symptoms are not present.

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