August 22, 2012

Sneezing and itching? It Could Be Hay Fever

The days and nights are getting warmer as we prepare to welcome Spring. But while we are all excited to see the season’s transition, the change […]
July 19, 2012

Promise of Treating Some Food Allergies: Study

According to new findings from two relatively small studies — there is promise of treating some food allergies through oral immunotherapy. Even though oral immunotherapy cannot […]
June 25, 2012

More Vigilance Needed to Protect Kids With Food Allergies

MONDAY, June 25 (HealthDay News) — Many young children who are allergic to milk, eggs and peanuts have serious reactions after accidental exposures caused by misread […]
June 13, 2012

Health Tip: Does Your Child Have a Seasonal Allergy?

(HealthDay News) — It may be difficult to tell if your child’s sniffles are caused by the common cold or seasonal allergies.     The American […]
December 8, 2011

Food Allergies – What To Look Out For

It’s hard to believe that the very thing that is meant to provide us with sustenance and energy can have grave consequences on our health. Food […]
November 24, 2011

Health Tip: Protect Kids Who Have Food Allergies

(HealthDay News) — Depending on your child’s sensitivity, a food allergy can range from very mild to life-threatening. The American Dietetic Association offers these suggestions to […]
July 11, 2011

The Hype on Hypoallergenic Dogs Is Just That, Study Warns

MONDAY, July 11 (HealthDay News) — So-called hypoallergenic dogs are no less likely to make you sneeze than other dogs, a new study says. It’s widely […]
March 30, 2011

Time For Testing

Testing for various allergies is something not frequently carried out on young babies but there are circumstances when testing is necessary. Allergy testing is usually only […]
March 20, 2011

Firstborn Kids Seem to Have More Food Allergies, Hay Fever

SUNDAY, March 20 (HealthDay News) — Firstborn children may be more likely to suffer from certain types of allergies, finds a new study. Japanese researchers surveyed […]
February 19, 2011

About Common Allergies

Allergies are not uncommon and most people are sensitive to or allergic to some or other substance or food. For the most part allergies are more […]