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» ADHD Risk in Children Linked to Allergies, Asthma - Psych Central News

» ADHD Risk in Children Linked to Allergies, Asthma  - Psych Central News | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
A new study suggests a potential link between allergy, asthma and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in children.
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alergias, asma

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New US research findings might prevent peanut allergy | Australian Food News

New US research findings might prevent peanut allergy | Australian Food News | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
The enzyme that is essential to the allergic reaction to peanuts has been identified by researchers at US respiratory hospital, National Jewish Health.
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You could eat peanuts again...Ok well maybe not yet. But the dream is starting to materialize

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Many Children Outgrow Asthma - New York Times (blog)

Many Children Outgrow Asthma - New York Times (blog) | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
Many Children Outgrow Asthma New York Times (blog) As part of the Obstructive Lung Disease in Northern Sweden studies program, researchers followed 248 children who had asthma at age 7 to 8 and found that by age 19, 21 percent had experienced no...
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Experts: Allergy Season Getting Longer - CBS2 Chicago

Experts: Allergy Season Getting Longer - CBS2 Chicago | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
Experts: Allergy Season Getting Longer
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(CBS) — If you're suffering from awful allergies this year, you're not alone.
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Longer allergy seasons? Maybe it is time to move

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Researchers say tuberculosis vaccine may prevent allergies in children - ABC Local

Researchers say tuberculosis vaccine may prevent allergies in children - ABC Local | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
Researchers say tuberculosis vaccine may prevent allergies in children
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"It's actually not understood completely how the TB vaccine kick starts the immune system in this way," he said.
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I sure hope that they figure this out. If every baby was could become immune to allergies, just like that, lets do it!

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Fresh Baby Foods May Prevent Allergies

Fresh Baby Foods May Prevent Allergies | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
A new study confirmed that babies who consumed more fruits, vegetables and unprocessed foods were less likely to acquire all types of allergies.
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Healthy food has always been said to be good for you. Here's just another reason why

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Seven Great Sports for Kids with Asthma - Living With Asthma

Seven Great Sports for Kids with Asthma - Living With Asthma | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
All sports aren't created equal when it comes to asthma. Basketball, soccer, track and other fast-paced sports can put a lot pressure on an asthmatic.
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Asthma can be incredibly inhibiting, stopping you short from doing anything remotely active. But these sports offer fun and asthma-friendly play

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More Mold In The Air Is Bad News For Allergy Sufferers - CBS Local

More Mold In The Air Is Bad News For Allergy Sufferers - CBS Local | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
More Mold In The Air Is Bad News For Allergy Sufferers
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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — It's not spring pollen season. It's not fall ragweed season. If you're sneezing and stuffy right now, it could be mold allergies.
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The mold is back!

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Eating Out With Food Allergies - Managing Severe Allergies in Children - Everyday Health

Eating Out With Food Allergies - Managing Severe Allergies in Children - Everyday Health | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
If you have food allergies, you can still enjoy going to restaurants. Get tips for managing your food allergies and avoiding allergic reactions while dining out.
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Best to be safe

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New cure for deadly insect allergies? - Fox News

New cure for deadly insect allergies? - Fox News | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
New cure for deadly insect allergies?
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“Allergy injections or shots for insect sting allergy can almost always prevent severe reactions to stings,” said Dr. David Golden, an allergy and immunology specialist and the study's lead author.
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Obese Youth More Likely to Develop Asthma

Obese Youth More Likely to Develop Asthma | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
Children and adolescents who are obese are more likely to develop severe forms of asthma. (#asthma Obese Youth More Likely to Develop Asthma: In order to examine the correlation ...
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Control your weight=control your good health

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Researchers allergic to their subjects

Researchers allergic to their subjects | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
For his master's thesis research, Andrew Martin, an evolutionary biologist, studied the periodical cicada, an insect that lives underground and emerges once every 13 or 17 years.
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A patch to treat peanut allergies in works

A patch to treat peanut allergies in works | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
The research in 24 centers worldwide aims to desensitize people allergic to peanuts through a patch containing a peanut protein.
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Some very good news for those who are allergic to peanuts. Help could be on the way!

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New Visions Healthcare Blog

New Visions Healthcare Blog | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
What exactly is sinusitis? Infection, asthma, allergies, pollutants, disease, structural abnormalities, and chemical irritations can all cause this condition. Learn more about sinusitis and how to treat it in this ear, nose, and throat infographic.
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Simple home remedies for hayfever and allergies - Natural News

Simple home remedies for hayfever and allergies - Natural News | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
(NaturalNews) More than 10 million Americans suffer from allergy and hay fever symptoms. Spring, summer and fall produce a wide variety of tree, flower and grass pollens. These pollens in turn create a wide variety of ...
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Certainly worth a read, and a try, to stop those pesky eye-watering sneezes

 

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New Heat Therapy Treatment Helps Asthma Patients Breathe Easier - University of Rochester Newsroom

New Heat Therapy Treatment Helps Asthma Patients Breathe Easier - University of Rochester Newsroom | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
New Heat Therapy Treatment Helps Asthma Patients Breathe Easier University of Rochester Newsroom University of Rochester Medical Center doctors who care for people with severe, uncontrollable asthma have introduced a new therapy to make it easier...
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Getting this treatment seems to really offer long-term help with asthma symptoms. Might be worth looking into

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Mobile health apps to manage can help users manage their asthma, sleep and ... - Washington Post (blog)

Mobile health apps to manage can help users manage their asthma, sleep and ... - Washington Post (blog) | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
Mobile health apps to manage can help users manage their asthma, sleep and ...
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Asthmapolis, Allayo, Mango Health, Sleep Cycle.

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Anything to help alleviate those attacks, right?

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Obese Kids More Likely to Have Asthma, With Worse Symptoms

Obese Kids More Likely to Have Asthma, With Worse Symptoms | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
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you have to keep your weight down!

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5 Great Foods for Children With Asthma - Living With Asthma

5 Great Foods for Children With Asthma - Living With Asthma | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
As positive as we can be, there may be some things that trigger your child's asthma that you can't get around. And when that happens, a big part of being.
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One in Five Kids May 'Outgrow' Asthma - Drugs.com MedNews

One in Five Kids May 'Outgrow' Asthma - Drugs.com MedNews | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
As many as one in five youngsters with asthma may grow out of the respiratory condition as they age, new research indicates. Girls and those who are allergic to.
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There is still some hope

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Most Kids With Asthma Exposed To Secondhand Smoke

Most Kids With Asthma Exposed To Secondhand Smoke | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
By: Rachael Rettner, Senior WriterPublished: 08/08/2013 08:00 AM EDT on LiveScience More than half of U.S.
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Smoke can really harm those with asthma, potentially even causing life-threatening situations. And it looks like many children are exposed to this

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Creating an Allergy-Free Home - Managing Severe Allergies in Children - Everyday Health

Creating an Allergy-Free Home - Managing Severe Allergies in Children - Everyday Health | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
Children with severe allergies need to be protected from allergy triggers at home. Use these tips to help make your home an allergy-free zone.
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Parenting a Child With Severe Allergies - Managing Severe Allergies in Children - Everyday Health

Parenting a Child With Severe Allergies - Managing Severe Allergies in Children - Everyday Health | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
Children with severe allergies need an allergy action plan wherever they go. Get tips on keeping your child safe from a severe allergic reaction.
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It's hard managing allergies, especially if they are severe. Here are some useful tips to help make things smooother

 

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Asthma Linked To Chronic Lung Diseases - TeleManagement

Asthma Linked To Chronic Lung Diseases - TeleManagement | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
Research suggests people with asthma have an increased risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), as well as other lung diseases.
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3 Ways Your Kids Can Be Harmed by Smog (ARRY, REGN, SNY)

3 Ways Your Kids Can Be Harmed by Smog (ARRY, REGN, SNY) | Asthma & Allergies | Scoop.it
The Motley Fool - Smog can be hazardous to your health -- but its effect on kids is even worse.
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About 40% of Americans live near smog. Turns out, that's not the best idea. Might just be time to rethink moving

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