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How To Help Kids Live With Allergies

Allergies - Introduction

Allergies are an abnormal response of the immune system. People who have allergies have an immune system that reacts to a usually harmless substance in the environment. This substance (pollen, mold, and animal dander, for example) is called an all...

Types Of Allergies

Allergies exist in many different forms. Find out more about the allergy you suffer from:

Allergies - Prevention

The best way to prevent an allergic reaction is to avoid the allergen that causes it. This is not always easy. Allergens such as house dust mites or fungal spores can be hard to spot and can breed in even the cleanest house. It can also be hard to...

6 Natural Allergy Remedies

As the golden days of summer begin to fade, thoughts often turn to the last sun-ripened tomatoes and bringing in the harvest. But if you or someone you know are among the more than 26 million Americans who suffer from seasonal allergies (or the es...

Can Allergies Be Cured?

No, but you can treat and control your symptoms. You’ll need to do all you can to prevent being exposed to things you’re allergic to -- for example, staying inside on days when the pollen count is high, or enclosing your mattress with a dust-mite-...

Powdered Ginger May Ease Seasonal Allergy Symptoms

Adding small amounts of powdered ginger to food may help take the edge off seasonal allergy symptoms, according to an animal study published online in the Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry. Daily intake of dried ginger significantly reduced snee...

The Best Way To Treat The Most Common Peanut Allergy? Eating Peanuts

More studies hint that it’s possible to “train” the immune system to tolerate peanuts even if it doesn’t want to by giving children with peanut allergies small amounts of peanuts over a period of time. But researchers now report that it may be pos...

Are Allergies Contagious? Are Allergies Hereditary?

Allergies are the result of your immune system working improperly. There is no virus or bacteria that triggers an allergic reaction in the same way that you can catch a cold. So, no, allergies aren’t contagious. It’s all about your body’s individu...

Allergies Are Not Only Genetic But Also Gender Related

Not only are allergies hereditary, but also they are gender related among parents and their children. A new study suggests a child's risk of inheriting allergies increases if a parent of the same sex suffers from allergies. Though prior research h...

Allergy Uk - Free Advice On Allergies And Intolerances

Allergy UK is the operational name of the British Allergy Foundation, a charitable company limited by guarantee and registered in England and Wales. Charity No: 1094231. Company No: 4509293. Registered in Scotland - Charity No: SC039257.

Is It A Common Cold Or Allergies?

It's a question that puzzles lots of folks when those familiar symptoms hit: Is all that coughing and sneezing from a cold or hay fever? It's sometimes a tough call, but how long your problems last is one of the big clues. They have different caus...

Seasonal Allergies

Know your triggers. You may think you know that pollen is causing your suffering, but other substances may be involved as well. More than two-thirds of spring allergy sufferers actually have year-round symptoms. An allergist can help you find the ...

Allergy Testing

More than 50 million people in the United States have allergies. Finding out what you are allergic to is an important first step to effective allergy treatment. Today allergy tests are more convenient and accurate than ever before. When combined w...

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Wellness - Allergies | 0-18y

How To Help Kids Live With Allergies

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Living with allergies is not such a daunting task for children. They just need to cope with it.