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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.

Why do women suffer more severe allergic reactions than men? The answer could be estrogen.
Estrogen may cause women to have more severe allergic reactions than men

Scientists found that estrogen, a female hormone, may explain why women tend to experience life-threatening allergic reactions more than men. 

Does your child need allergy shots?
Are allergy shots right for you?

Here are some things you should know about allergy shots.

Allergy Disease News

Sometimes it can be hard to tell the difference between allergies and cold symptoms.
How to tell if you are suffering from flu or allergy symptoms

When it comes to seasonal allergies, it is hard to tell the difference between cold and allergy symptoms. 

One of the most important things to do is to always carry your EpiPen.
Allergies at every age: Part Two

Here are a few things to know about food allergies in adulthood. 

Learning whether your baby has environmental or food allergies is key.
Allergies at every age: Part one

Here are a few things you should know about allergies from babyhood through the teen years. 

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

By injecting the allergen directly into the lymph node, doctors were able to reduce patients' allergic reactions in record time.
Doctors discover a faster way to cure allergies

According to the Daily Mail, physicians in Zurich have created a new method of minimizing allergies by testing 20 adults who were allergic to cat dander.

According to the study, most patients do not use their medical devices properly.
Study: Most patients misuse medical devices

According to a new study, most people don’t use their medical devices properly. 

Even people with allergies and asthma are encouraged to get the flu vaccine.
ACAAI okays flu vaccine for allergy sufferers and asthmatics

Parents of children with allergies know that they have to be especially cautious when it comes to the medication, vaccines and environmental factors that their kids are exposed to.

Seasonal Allergy News

Christmas trees can cause a number of allergies.
3 things to keep in mind during holiday decorating

There are a number of things to keep in mind when you are preparing holiday decorations. 

Knowing the difference between the common cold and allergy symptoms will help you treat your ailments accordingly.
Allergies or a cold? How to tell the difference

Telling the difference between allergies and the common cold can be a real challenge, especially if you don’t know what signs to look for. 

Allergies this fall could be their worst in three years.
Fall season could be worst for allergy sufferers in 3 years

According to many industry leaders, this autumn’s allergy season could be even worse than the summer season that allergy sufferers have had to endure for the past few months.

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

The European Union is considering placing warning labels on beauty products containing potentially allergenic herbal, plant-based ingredients like lavender and chamomile, at the recommendation of the Swedish Chemicals Agency (SCA). Many beauty products boast all-natural ingredients, but researchers are stressing that just because something is 'natural' doesn't mean your body will respond well to it. [...]