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It is likely that a child will develop an RSV infection in their first two years.
New treatment for babies may help reduce risk of asthma

In a recent release, researchers from Washington University announced that they believe they have come up with a viable treatment option for infants who suffer from wheezing and are hospitalized for respiratory syncytial virus (RCV).

According to a new study, heart attacks could be impacted by asthma.
Asthma linked to heart attack?

According to a new study from the American Heart Association, there are some links between asthma and heart attack. 

One of the studies gave participants a pure rose scent for 15 minutes to test their reactions.
Study: Suggestion could be big factor in asthma maintenance

According to research from scientists in Philadelphia, suggestion could play a large role in the prevention of asthma. 

Allergy Disease News

The list develops some of the leading cities and towns that should be avoided by those prone to asthma and allergies.
AAFA reveals top 5 worst cities for allergy sufferers

Earlier this year, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America released their list of cities and towns that are bad for allergy sufferers.  

DeNicola had been trick-or-treating with his dad.
Food allergies in children becoming more prominent issue

According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), there are roughly 200 fatalities related to food allergies each year. Of those, approximately 150 are children and young adults who die of anaphylaxis.

Having kids exposed to allergens like pets at an earlier age may help them avoid developing allergies down the line.
Children have more allergies than their parents, professionals say

Reports indicate that kids today have more allergies than their parents or grandparents. 

Allergy Product News

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.

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!

Allergy Relief News

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.

Now people with cat allergies may be able to peacefully coexist with their furry friends.
International companies announce forthcoming drug for cat allergy sufferers

Now those who want to play with their furry friends without pesky allergies getting in the way are in luck, as scientists believe they have discovered an injection that would relieve allergy symptoms for allergy sufferers.

Recent research indicates that exposure to animal skin could help reduce allergy symptoms.
Researchers have found animal skins could reduce allergy symptoms

While it has long been rumored that living with pets as a child can increase your immunity to allergies and asthma symptoms, researchers have recently discovered that being exposed to animal skins has similar effects.

Seasonal Allergy News

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.

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.

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?

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

Treatment of allergies and asthma is changing all the time, and with so many people around the United States suffering from the diseases, scientists are constantly trying to come up with new ways to treat patient symptoms. In a recent release, researchers from Washington University announced that they believe they have come up with a viable [...]