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Allergy and Asthma
Asthma is a common chronic condition of childhood. If your child has it, the back-to-school season is a great time to develop an asthma action plan. Here's what to include.
Some seasonal allergy symptoms are similar those associated with COVID-19. Know the difference and when to seek medical care.
Spring is in the air along with bees and other stinging insects. Most people don't know they're allergic to insect stings until stung. Learn about prevention, reactions and treatment.
Spring is in the air, which can mean misery for allergy sufferers. Fortunately, you can treat yourself right with these tips and leave the tissues at home.
With flu season in full swing, there's still time to get a flu shot. But if your child has an egg allergy, you may be wondering if it's safe to be vaccinated.
Have you been stung by a bee and experienced an allergic reaction? If so, you might consider taking some steps to be prepared and safe from future stings.
For many people, cooler seasonal temperatures not only signal the start of winter but also an increase in cold activity. However, did you know a sore throat or runny nose may be something other than a common cold?
Do you have a penicillin allergy? If you were identified as having the allergy over 10 years ago, you may want to be tested again.
The first few weeks of the common cold aren’t fun, but the acute sinusitis that can pop up afterwards doesn’t help either. Is rushing to get antibiotics the best treatment?
Fall is a gorgeous time of year, but for many allergy sufferers, this can be the worst season as they suffer from symptoms that may include a stuffy and runny nose, itchy eyes, increased asthma attacks and more sinus infections.
What if you had to carefully read the ingredients of every food you ate to avoid an allergic reaction? Learn more about food allergies.
Allergies are nothing to sneeze at. Mansi Kanuga, M.D., an allergist at Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing, Minnesota, answers some frequently asked questions about seasonal allergies and how to manage them.