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Dust mites can infect your bedroom, kitchen and living spaces.
Researchers are developing dust mite vaccine

Researchers at the University of Iowa have discovered and developed a vaccine that helps combat dust-mite allergies by altering the body’s natural response to them.

Pet dander is just one type of allergen that is found indoors.
Indoor air quality could be more harmful than outdoors for allergy sufferers

Old, uncleaned air conditioning and heating units, along with aged carpets, carry allergens like dust, dust mites and animal dander.

Consider investing in a reverse osmosis water filtration system.
Something in the water: Lead, nitrate and uranium

Lead, nitrate and uranium in drinking water can cause serious health problems.

Allergy Disease News

Do you know what's in your tap water?
Something in the water: Arsenic, coliform bacteria and copper

Some common water contaminants carry specific and scary health risks. 

Even subtle fragrances in make-up products can cause allergic reactions.
More artificial fragrances may mean more problems for allergy sufferers

For allergy sufferers with sensitivities to artificial fragrances, the world may seem like an increasingly hostile place.

Peanuts can cause a fatal allergic reaction.
Certain allergies are more dangerous than others

Allergic reactions can kill. 

Allergy Product News

Invest in a filtration system to ensure that your drinking water is clean.
Why you should filter your tap water

The water coming out of your tap is monitored by the government, but you may be surprised to learn that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s safe.

Make sure your college freshman has all the supplies to get off on the right foot.
6 must-have items in college dorms

Now is the time to begin getting your soon-to-be college freshman ready for their new adventure!

Invest in a filtration system for your home to make sure your water is clean and pure.
Why hydration is key to summer health

Remember to drink plenty of water before, during and after those long, lazy afternoons at the park, beach or pool.

Allergy Relief News

Drink plenty of water during the hot summer months.
6 tips to beat the summer heat

Follow these tips to stay cool and beat the heat:

A new study is helping children overcome their nut allergies by exposing them to peanuts.
Can peanuts be used to treat nut allergies?

A new program aims to desensitize children to peanut allergies.

The FDA just approved the first-ever pill for grass pollen allergy sufferers.
FDA approves first-ever pill for grass pollen allergies

If you’re one of the millions of people who suffer from seasonal allergies, you’ll be happy to hear that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) just approved the first-ever pill for pollen allergies.

Seasonal Allergy News

If you are taking antihistamines that may impact your ability to drive, don't get behind the wheel.
Use caution when driving after taking antihistamines

Did you know antihistamines may impair your ability to drive?

Believe it or not, seasonal allergies could make you an unsafe driver.
Allergies and driving are potentially deadly combination

A new article in the medical journal Allergy is raising concerns about the risk of driving with seasonal allergies, as experts say it may put everyone on the road in serious danger.

Doctors say some patients with oral allergy syndrome are sensitive to almonds.
Surprising allergy symptom related to seasonal sensitivities

You probably blame your itchy eyes and nasal congestion on your seasonal allergies, but did you know some of your food sensitivities might also be related?

Allergy Infographics

By purchasing a dehumidifier you can help reduce the level of moisture in your home.
Infographic: How humidity affects allergy sufferers and what you can do about it

The good news is, there are plenty of steps that allergy and asthma sufferers can take to keep humidity levels down and eliminate allergens, from purchasing hypoallergenic bedding to using dehumidifiers. To find out more about how you can address each of the problems listed above, check out Allergy Be Gone’s infographic on humidity.

Seasonal allergies can even affect the romantic lives of some people.
Two in five men have encountered romantic problems because of seasonal allergies

A new study released today deals with the impact that seasonal allergies have on the lives of those who suffer from them.

Infographic: Allergy myths dispelled

Allergy sufferers rejoice! Researchers at the University of Iowa (UI) have discovered and developed a vaccine that helps combat dust-mite allergies by altering the body's natural response to them. Dust mites are microscopic, bug-like specimens that burrow into spaces like bedrooms and kitchens and then make their home in mattresses, carpets, furniture and bedding. Some studies indicate that upwards of [...]