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Snow mold, its effects and how to protect yourself from mold allergy symptoms
Snow Mold: A Hidden Allergy

Mold hidden underneath winter snow may be damaging for allergy suffers. 

Spring is great, but not if you suffer from seasonal allergies. Here are some ways you can relieve your symptoms.
Coping with spring allergies

Here are some tips for coping with your seasonal allergies.

Young children exposed to mold in their first two years of life are several times more likely to develop asthma.
Study: Household mold infestations increase children’s risk for developing asthma

Children who grow up exposed to mold around their houses — particularly in their first two years — exhibit a significantly higher risk of developing asthma.

Allergy Disease News

Early exposure to peanuts might prevent the immune system from becoming sensitized to the food.
Introducing peanuts into infants’ diets could reduce risk of peanut allergy later in life

A new study has found that introducing peanuts into infants’ diets within the first year of their lives could reduce their risk of developing a peanut allergy in later childhood.

Hand-washing dishes could help children avoid eczema.
Could hand-washing dishes prevent allergies in children?

A preliminary study recently published in Pediatrics suggests that children in households that hand-wash dishes have lower risks of developing eczema, asthma and hay fever.

It turns out that living in an urban environment doesn't really increase your chances of developing asthma.
Researchers dispel myth that people living in urban areas are at a higher risk for asthma

Researchers from Johns Hopkins University recently found that there is no link between urban living and asthma.

Allergy Product News

A new EpiPen case can alert emergency contacts when an individual suffers from a severe allergic reaction.
Smart EpiPen case can connect victim to emergency contacts

The Veta Smart Case alerts people’s families when they suffer from life-threatening allergic reactions.

Allergy sufferers could get relief from a smartphone app.
UK design firm develops allergy awareness app

For most allergy sufferers, the hardest part about combating their triggers is knowing when they are going to be most impactful.

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.

Allergy Relief News

Don't let your Valentine's Day plans be ruined by allergies.
Stay allergen-free on Valentine’s Day

Make sure your loved one doesn’t suffer from any allergies before buying a gift or sweet surprise.

Suffering from nasal allergies? One in six Americans are.
Acupuncture may help patients with nasal allergy symptoms

The Academy of Otolaryngology recently released new guidelines to help those suffering from nasal allergies find symptom relief.

Lavender, which is included in 90 percent of beauty products sold in the U.S., can be a nasty allergen for some.
Herbal beauty products can cause allergic reactions

The European Union is considering placing warning labels on beauty products containing potentially allergenic herbal ingredients like lavender and chamomile.

Seasonal Allergy News

This year's harsh winter could make spring allergies worse than ever.
Spring allergies could be worse than ever this year

According to Fox News, this year’s long, harsh winter could mean a more extreme spring allergy season.

Dry weather is causing spring allergens to get a head start.
Spring allergies are kicking in early on the West Coast

Allergy sufferers on the West Coast are experiencing an early onset of spring allergy symptoms, due to the abnormally dry weather.

Is cedar fever driving you crazy? Try staying indoors and using a HEPA filter in your air conditioner.
Mountain cedar aggravates allergies in North Texas

Mountain cedar, also known as ashe juniper, is a common cause of allergy sufferers’ sneezing, itchy eyes and runny noses from December through February.

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

It is easy to believe allergies become dormant in winter. There are no flowers, the trees are dead and spring cleaning has yet to happen. What many people don't know is that underneath all that snow, when late winter begins, is mold. Slowly melting, the unlit grass below, already dead, becomes overly hydrated and frozen. When spring finally arrives, [...]