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Make Sure Your Red, White and Blue Celebration is Allergy- and Asthma-Free

If red, white and blue equals hives, tissues and shortness of breath due to asthma, your Fourth of July celebration isn’t headed in the right direction.
10-Jun-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Preparation is Key as You Head to College with Allergies and Asthma

Feeling as though there are too many things to think about as you plan your transition from high school senior to college freshman?
1-May-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Confidence in Asthma Inhaler Technique Doesn’t Match Actual Skills

Many kids with asthma don’t know how to properly use their inhaler. A new study finds that both kids and parents have misplaced confidence in their inhaler technique.
25-Apr-2019 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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You Can’t Exercise if You Have Asthma – And Other Myths You Should Know

May is Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month – the perfect time to bust some asthma myths that have been around for many years.
17-Apr-2019 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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New Research shows 73 Percent of Allergists Prescribe Under-the-Tongue Allergy Tablets

A new study shows most American allergists now prescribe under-the-tongue allergy tablets for patients to treat certain allergies.
28-Mar-2019 12:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Academic Performance of Urban Children with Asthma Worse Than Peers Without Asthma

A new study shows urban children with poorly controlled asthma, particularly those who are ethnic minorities, suffer academically. Kids who are kept home due to asthma symptoms often aren’t able to do as well in the classroom.
7-Mar-2019 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Spring Cleaning: Clear Your House and Your Nasal Passages

Cleaning your house of allergens that have built up over the winter can help ease spring allergy symptoms.
26-Feb-2019 7:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Boy Scout Motto – Be Prepared – Works for Parents of Campers with Allergies and Asthma

Sending kids with allergies and asthma off to summer camp takes an extra dose of planning.
12-Feb-2019 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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The ACAAI is a professional medical organization of more than 6,000 allergists-immunologists and allied health professionals, headquartered in Arlington Heights, Ill. The College fosters a culture of collaboration and congeniality in which its members work together and with others toward the common goals of patient care, education, advocacy and research. ACAAI allergists are board-certified physicians trained to diagnose allergies and asthma, administer immunotherapy, and provide patients with the best treatment outcomes. For more information and to find relief, visit


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