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Study Shows COVID-19 Increased Anxiety and Symptoms for Asthma Sufferers

Two studies in Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology showed different responses to the stresses of COVID-19. COVID-19 increased anxiety and symptoms for asthma sufferers, while parents of children with food allergies suffered less anxiety.
5-May-2022 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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What Allergists Want You to Know About the 2022 Spring Allergy Season

With Covid still on people's minds, they might not be thinking about spring allergies, so symptoms could sneak up on them. It's important to stay ahead of symptoms.
22-Feb-2022 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Keep COVID-19 Precautions, Along with Romance, on Your Radar on Valentine’s Day

Five suggestions from ACAAI to keep love and passion top of mind, while also steering a course to help loved ones control allergy or asthma symptoms.
25-Jan-2022 7:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Keeping Allergy and Asthma Symptoms Under Control in the New Year

Making small, manageable adjustments is a great start to getting on a healthier path and seeing improvements in controlling allergy and asthma flares.
17-Dec-2021 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Better Identification of Sesame in Food Packaging Needed to Avoid Anaphylaxis

A new study in Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology found that among those who self-reported an allergic reaction to sesame, more than 56% of products which contained sesame did not declare sesame on the label.
15-Dec-2021 9:45 AM EST Add to Favorites

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How to Plan a Holiday Season Free of COVID, Allergies and Asthma

With a bit of preparation ahead of your holiday events, you can make sure everyone is safe from allergy and asthma flares, in addition to possible COVID-19 exposure.
23-Nov-2021 9:45 AM EST Add to Favorites

Mark Corbett es designado como presidente del ACAAI

El alergista Mark Corbett, MD, de Louisville, KY, fue designado como presidente del Colegio Americano de Alergia, Asma e Inmunología (ACAAI) en la Reunión científica anual del ACAAI el 8 de noviembre en Nueva Orleans.
1-Nov-2021 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Mark Corbett Installed as ACAAI President

Allergist Mark Corbett, MD, of Louisville, KY, was installed as president of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology at the ACAAI Annual Scientific Meeting on November 8 in New Orleans.
1-Nov-2021 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


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Those With Asthma Not at Greater Risk for Severe Disease from COVID-19

Research over the past two years has shown that, contrary to early opinion, asthma doesn’t seem to make COVID-19 more severe or deadly for those who suffer from the disease.
19-Apr-2022 8:00 AM EDT

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Does More Pollen Mean Worse Allergy Symptoms? Probably

Climate change has made pollen season longer and worse throughout North America - bad news for those who suffer with nasal allergies.
14-Apr-2021 8:00 AM EDT

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ACAAI COVID-19 Task Force Members available to discuss allergic reactions to mRNA vaccines

22-Dec-2020 12:50 PM EST

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Experts Urge Those with Asthma to Take Extra Care as Wildfires Burn in Western U.S.

As wildfires continue to burn across western U.S. states, those with respiratory illnesses such as asthma need to be alert to the effects of smoke on their breathing.
15-Sep-2020 1:10 PM EDT

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Telemedicine expert Tania Elliott, MD, available for interviews to discuss how to conduct telemedicine appointments

6-Apr-2020 10:45 AM EDT

Infectious disease/international travel expert available to speak on Coronavirus

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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