Allergies

Find the latest stories, news, and expert advice about allergies, including medical research on symptoms, treatment, and prevention.

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5 Tips for Staying on Top of Asthma

Here are five of my favorite tips for dealing with asthma so that you’ll have a healthier year ahead.

By Jennifer Mitchell Rackley

8 Safe Candies for Kids with Food Allergies

Halloween is a time for fun, but kids with food allergies need to be careful about which candies they eat. Here’s what to add to your trick-or-treat cauldron.

By The HealthCentral Editorial Team

Anxiety More Prevalent in Children With Food Allergies

New research shows children with food allergies experienced anxiety and loneliness as a result of their allergies.

By Eileen Bailey

Managing Skin Allergies

Nickel, latex, household chemicals and more can cause skin irritation. Here’s how to prevent an allergic reaction to common irritants.

By Eileen Bailey

Treating Moderate to Severe Eczema

Dr. James Thompson shares his advice on how to properly care for eczema that is past its early stages, and has grown moderate or severe.

By James Thompson, MD

How Much Do You Really Know About Allergies?

Take our quiz and test your knowledge about the cause and treatment of allergies.

By The HealthCentral Editorial Team

What You Need to Know About Eczema

Learn more about the basics of eczema that your doctor would want you to know.

By Eileen Bailey

What Doctors Wish You Knew About Chronic Hives

Understanding this condition is key to managing your symptoms—doctors offer their insight on what you need to know.

By Eileen Bailey

Moving? Welcome Home to New Allergies

Tips to survive new-to-you allergens on your next move, business trip, or vacation.

By Rachel Zohn

6 Simple Changes to Outsmart Your Allergies

How many of these six tips are you using to outsmart your allergies?

By Rachel Zohn