There are millions of people in the United States who are said to suffer from asthma, but many of them may have been misdiagnosed.
There are a number of contaminants to be aware of during the festive month of December.
For the 7.1 million children in the United States who suffer from asthma, it can be challenging to lead an active and healthy lifestyle — especially for the kids who don’t know how to correctly use their inhalers.
Depending on what part of the United States you live in, environmental factors could have a severe effect on your asthma.
Researchers are well aware of the connection between nasal congestion and lack of sleep, which is why they recently conducted a study to test whether a certain two-drug nasal spray would have an effect on sleep patterns in allergy patients.
If you’re one of the millions of Americans who takes an ACE inhibitor — a drug that’s commonly used to treat people who have high blood pressure — you could be at risk of developing oral allergy syndrome, an affliction characterized by an irritating reaction to fresh produce.
Parents of children who suffer from severe allergies know are too well how nerve-wracking it can be to send their sons and daughters to day care, camp or school and trust that they’ll be safe in the event that they come into contact with an allergen. With this in mind, Baltimore mother-of-three Michele Walsh invented a product called SafetyTat.
If you’ve ever felt helpless against the effects of allergies, remember there are always ways to take control of your health and be proactive. These hot products can help you do just that.
Although it’s usually the bit of advice given to you when you start feeling sick, “get some rest” might be a lot easier said than done. It’s hard to close puffy eyes and try to ignore your own wheezing and coughing.
Whether you dread winter or look forward to it, the fact is that if you’re one of the millions of Americans who suffers from seasonal allergies, this frigid time of year will bring on significant relief from your seasonal allergies.
Did you know that living on a farm may have a positive effect on your environmental allergy symptoms?
Doctors have long stressed the importance of getting enough sleep at night — particularly for adolescents, for whom lack of rest can lead to serious issues such as depression, impaired judgment and academic underachievement.
If you live in or around Santa Cruz, California, you may have noticed that your fall allergies have seemed worse than usual this year.
When when people allow their allergies to get out of control, they may put themselves at risk of gaining weight and thus becoming even unhealthier.
According to Men’s Health News, researchers in Turkey recently determined that wearing sunglasses outside during daylight had a positive effect on allergy patients.
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.
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) statistics reveal that there are 18.9 million adults and 7.1 million children in the United States who suffer from asthma. However, according to a recent CBS Pittsburgh article, a large number of these individuals may have been misdiagnosed. "One out of every three people who come to [...]