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Asthma & Allergy Awareness Month

Each year, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) declares May to be “National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month.” It’s a peak season for asthma and allergy sufferers, and a perfect time to educate your, family, friends, co-workers and others about these diseases. There is no cure for asthma and allergies, and many deaths are … Continue Reading

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Asthma & Allergy Awareness Month

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Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month Supported by the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), this awareness event is held throughout the month of May to coincide with the peak season for asthma & allergy sufferers. People who suffer from asthma and allergies often experience noticeable physical symptoms during this month. An awareness campaign in … Continue Reading

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Spring Allergies

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Spring officially arrived on Friday, bringing with it Spring allergies that cause misery for millions of Americans. But there are ways folks can get relief, a medical expert says. “The key to surviving spring allergies is knowing what triggers your symptoms,” Dr. James Sublett, president of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, said … Continue Reading

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11 Unexpected Spring Allergy Triggers

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Stay away from pollen. Pop antihistamines. You know the drill. But if you’re one of the approximately 20% of people who suffer from hay fever (also known as allergic rhinitis) in all of its stuffy, sneezing, infamy, fending off seasonal allergies might not be to straightforward. To breathe easy this season, you’ll also need to … Continue Reading

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Allergies vs. Asthma

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Allergies Allergy is characterized by an overreaction of the human immune system to a foreign protein substance (“allergen”) that is eaten, breathed into the lungs, injected or touched. This immune overreaction can results in symptoms such as coughing, sneezing, itchy eyes, runny nose and scratchy throat. In severe cases it can also result in rashes, … Continue Reading

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Allergies and Asthma

Allergies Allergy is characterized by an overreaction of the human immune system to o foreign protein substance (“allergen”) that is eaten, breathed into the lungs, injected or touched. This immune overreaction can result in symptoms such as coughing, sneezing, itchy eyes, runny nose and scratchy throat. In severe cases it can also result in rashes, … Continue Reading

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