Many school districts across the country are proposing revised allergy policies to protect students from harmful triggers.
If you are curious about how to help your kids feel prepared to deal with allergies in the new school year, here are a few tips.
Summer days may mean fun in the sun for some, but for asthma and allergy sufferers, they can pose serious health issues.
Lead, nitrate and uranium in drinking water can cause serious health problems.
Some common water contaminants carry specific and scary health risks.
For allergy sufferers with sensitivities to artificial fragrances, the world may seem like an increasingly hostile place.
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.
Now is the time to begin getting your soon-to-be college freshman ready for their new adventure!
Remember to drink plenty of water before, during and after those long, lazy afternoons at the park, beach or pool.
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.
Follow these tips to stay cool and beat the heat:
A new program aims to desensitize children to peanut allergies.
Old, uncleaned air conditioning and heating units, along with aged carpets, carry allergens like dust, dust mites and animal dander.
Did you know antihistamines may impair your ability to drive?
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.
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.
A new study released today deals with the impact that seasonal allergies have on the lives of those who suffer from them.
According to Food Allergy Research and Education, Inc. approximately 15 million Americans have food allergies. One in 13 children has a food allergy, which means that roughly two students in every public school classroom is affected by potentially deadly allergies. It is for these reasons that the school system of Gloucester County in Virginia has begun [...]