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“Saharan Plume” Brings Additional Eye, Nose and Throat Irritation to Allergy Sufferers

Allergy and asthma sufferers may find their symptoms are more frequent and severe due to the "Sarahan Plume."
24-Jun-2020 12:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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With Social Distancing and Precautions, Your 4th of July Can Be Free of Allergy and Asthma Symptoms

COVID-19 will mean more planning to make the 4th of July fun and safe
16-Jun-2020 8:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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You May Be Ready for College, but Are Your Allergies and Asthma?

As many students will head to campus while COVID-19 is still a concern, it’s especially important that they stay healthy and have a good plan to manage their allergies and asthma.
21-May-2020 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Too Little Sleep Can Mean More Asthma Attacks in Adults

A new article in Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology reveals that too little sleep, and occasionally too much sleep, can negatively impact adults with asthma.
12-May-2020 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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New Guidelines Provide Evidence-Based Recommendations for Treating Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE)

A new guideline from the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) and the Joint Task Force for Allergy-Immunology Practice Parameters provides recommendations for the management of Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) in pediatric and adult patients.
28-Apr-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Recognizing Your Asthma Is Not Well Controlled Is the First Step in Controlling it

Especially as asthma patients around the world deal with COVID-19, staying on course with their regular treatment in order to keep their asthma under control is more important than ever.
23-Apr-2020 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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During COVID-19 Pandemic, Normal Allergy and Asthma Medications Should Be Continued

There is no data to suggest that continuing allergy and asthma medications will have any effect on increasing your risk of getting the COVID-19 infection, or if you get the infection, lead to a worse outcome.
26-Mar-2020 5:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

A Message to Asthma Sufferers About a Shortage of Albuterol Metered Dose Inhalers

Certain areas of the country are experiencing shortages of albuterol inhalers. There are options for asthma sufferers who can't get an inhaler.
23-Mar-2020 2:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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6-Apr-2020 10:45 AM EDT

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29-Jan-2020 10:45 AM EST

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Get Ready for Fall Allergies Because They’re Headed Your Way

You may not want to think about fall allergies, but if you start planning now, your allergy symptoms will likely be much less severe, and you’ll be able to enjoy the beauty the fall season brings.
14-Aug-2018 2:05 PM EDT

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Looking for an Asthma Expert to Discuss Today's CDC Report on the Decline of Asthma Attacks in Children?

6-Feb-2018 12:05 PM EST

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Expert Allergist Available to Advise Those with Asthma on Complications Caused by the Flu

19-Jan-2018 1:05 PM EST

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Know What Resources Help Protect Against Asthma Attacks

May is Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month – the perfect time to help your audience discover previously unknown facts about controlling asthma.
19-Apr-2017 3:40 PM EDT

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Expert Allergist Available to Advise Parents on Preventing Peanut Allergy by Introducing Their Infant to Peanut-Containing Foods

15-Dec-2016 10:20 AM EST

Expert Allergist Available to Speak on the Effects of the Southern Wildfires on Asthma Sufferers

18-Nov-2016 3:05 PM EST

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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 www.AllergyandAsthmaRelief.org.


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