Managing Seasonal Allergies
SUNDAY, May 19 (HealthDay News) -- Although spring arrived late
this year in parts of the United States, the summer allergy season
will still be strong, according to a sinus expert at the University
of Alabama at Birmingham.
Eyelash Extension Adhesives May Cause Bad Reactions
THURSDAY, May 16 (HealthDay News) -- For those who aren't born
with long, fluttery eyelashes, cosmetic extensions can help achieve
that often sought-after look. But eye experts warn that the
adhesives used to apply these eyelash extensions can cause
allergies and infections.
Allergies May Boost Severity of Lung Disease
FRIDAY, May 10 (HealthDay News) -- Hay fever and similar
allergies increase the frequency and severity of respiratory
problems in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
(COPD), a new study shows.
Want Tots Without Allergies? Try Sucking on Their Pacifiers
MONDAY, May 6 (HealthDay News) -- A new Swedish study suggests
that parents who want to protect their infants from developing
allergies should try a simple approach to introducing their
children to the wide world of microbes: Just pop their pacifiers
into their own mouths before giving them back to their babies.
Allergies: As American as Apple Pie?
MONDAY, April 29 (HealthDay News) -- Children living in the United States who were born elsewhere are less likely to have allergies than those born in the United States, a new study shows.
Protect Your Kids From Pollen Allergies: Expert
SATURDAY, April 27 (HealthDay News) -- Many children suffer
allergies at this time of year as trees and other plants start
releasing pollens into the air. So parents need to monitor their
youngsters for symptoms, an expert says.