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Five Reasons You Should Attend the First Ever Joint CSACI-ACAAI Conference

The Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (CSACI) and the American College of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology (ACAAI) are partnering for the first-ever North American Pediatric Allergy and Asthma Congress (NAPAAC).
7-Sep-2022 3:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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There is Breaking News You Haven’t Heard Regarding Allergies and Asthma

Media are invited to pre-register for the ACAAI Annual Scientific Meeting in Louisville, KY, November 10-14.
19-Aug-2022 11:20 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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New Study: 36% of YouTube Videos Contain Misleading Hay Fever Information

A new study in Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology showed misleading content regarding hay fever on YouTube generated a higher amount of user interaction in terms of likes and comments than videos with useful content.
10-Aug-2022 9:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Celebrate Stars and Stripes Minus Allergy and Asthma Symptoms

Start preparing now to make your 4th of July holiday allergy and asthma-free.
23-Jun-2022 8:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Turn Down the Heat on Summer Allergies

Allergy and asthma symptoms can feel particularly out of control during summer months. The American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology offer tips on how to keep symptoms in check.
8-Jun-2022 8:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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New Study: Longer Duration of Exclusive Breastfeeding Has Protective Effect on Childhood Asthma

A new study in Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology shows that a longer period of exclusive breastfeeding was associated with decreased odds of current asthma.
25-May-2022 10:10 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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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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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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