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Is the Weather Literally Giving You a Headache?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthHeads UpHeadaches

Is the Weather Literally Giving You a Headache?

Genetics may make you more susceptible to weather-triggered headaches.

Is It Asthma or COPD? How to Tell the Difference
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

Is It Asthma or COPD? How to Tell the Difference

Despite their similarities, they are two distinct diseases.

Do You Need an Asthma Action Plan?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthAsthma

Do You Need an Asthma Action Plan?

You know what to do when you have an asthma flare-up, but do those around you?

That Summertime Itch: Poison Ivy and Its Relatives
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthSkin Care

That Summertime Itch: Poison Ivy and Its Relatives

To dodge the itch, learn how to recognize and avoid poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac.

Why You Shouldn’t Ignore the Threat of Tuberculosis
Mucus and Phlegm: Barometers of Your Health
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

Mucus and Phlegm: Barometers of Your Health

Icky? Yes! Critical to your good health? Absolutely yes!

Don’t Lose Sleep Over Allergies
SleepAllergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAllergies

Don’t Lose Sleep Over Allergies

Stuffy noses can lead to serious sleep issues.

Gasping for Air? Could Be Pulmonary Fibrosis
Allergies, Asthma and Lung Health

Gasping for Air? Could Be Pulmonary Fibrosis

Treatments can lessen symptoms and improve your quality of life.

Is a Collapsed Lung Making You Breathless?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung Health

Is a Collapsed Lung Making You Breathless?

Breathe easy when you know the facts and when it’s time for emergency care.

Drug Allergy or Side Effect? Why You Need to Know
6 Symptoms That Can Signal Lung Disease
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

6 Symptoms That Can Signal Lung Disease

Breathe easier when you know the facts about lung disease.

Pool Chlorine: Can’t Live Without — How to Live With
Allergies, Asthma and Lung Health

Pool Chlorine: Can’t Live Without — How to Live With

And, by the way, the familiar “pool smell” is not chlorine.

Peanuts for Your ‘Peanut’ May Prevent Allergies
Make It Stop! A Quick Guide to Allergy Relief
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthMedications

Make It Stop! A Quick Guide to Allergy Relief

You can’t prevent allergies, but you and your doctor can make them easier to live with.

Keep That Stinger Away From Me!
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's Health

Keep That Stinger Away From Me!

Beyond the pain, insect stings can cause allergic reactions. Learn what to look for and what to do.

How to Know if You Have Seasonal Allergies
How to Help Others Manage Your Child’s Asthma
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthAsthma

How to Help Others Manage Your Child’s Asthma

Make sure your child with asthma is well cared for when away from home.

Sweet Relief! How Inhalers Can Help Your Asthma
Why is My Asthma Getting Worse?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthEmotional HealthStress

Why is My Asthma Getting Worse?

Why even a thunderstorm can leave you breathless.

What’s Behind That Cough?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung Health

What’s Behind That Cough?

Knowing what’s causing your cough is the key to treating it effectively.

Your Foundation for an Asthma-Free Home
Allergies, Asthma and Lung Health

Your Foundation for an Asthma-Free Home

Start with the floors to make your home an asthma-free oasis.

Could Poor Air Quality in Your Home Make You Sick?
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Could Poor Air Quality in Your Home Make You Sick?

Stale air to animal hair can lower the quality of the air in your home.

Pneumonia Vaccine: How Much Do You Know?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung Health

Pneumonia Vaccine: How Much Do You Know?

Test your IQ about this serious lung infection and vaccines to prevent it.

An Owner’s Guide to Healthy Lungs
Allergies, Asthma and Lung Health

An Owner’s Guide to Healthy Lungs

Your lungs do you a lot of good, so treat them well.

When Breathing Isn’t Easy: Acute and Chronic Bronchitis
Allergies, Asthma and Lung Health

When Breathing Isn’t Easy: Acute and Chronic Bronchitis

What causes bronchitis? How do acute and chronic bronchitis differ?

Pneumonia Knowledge to Keep You Healthy
Could an Oral Allergy Be Tickling Your Tongue?
Asthma: Who’s at Risk?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

Asthma: Who’s at Risk?

Is Mom or Dad to blame for your asthma?

When You’re Itching for Relief: Coping with Hives
Easy Steps to Allergy-Proof Every Room in Your Home
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthAllergies

Easy Steps to Allergy-Proof Every Room in Your Home

Fight back against common allergens! It’s easier than you think.

Snuggle Up with Allergy-Protected Bedding
When Do You Need Help with Asthma Symptoms?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

When Do You Need Help with Asthma Symptoms?

Partner with your doctor to manage your asthma well.

When Asthma Attacks: How to Know If It’s an Emergency
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

When Asthma Attacks: How to Know If It’s an Emergency

Be aware of severe asthma attack symptoms and when it’s time to call 911.

What’s Worse Than Flu or Asthma? Both
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

What’s Worse Than Flu or Asthma? Both

A flu infection can result in more severe and frequent asthma attacks.

What’s Causing My Allergy Symptoms?
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What’s Causing My Allergy Symptoms?

Allergy testing is the first step to avoiding allergens and seeking allergy relief.

What You Need to Know About Infant Allergies
Weather Forecast: What’s the Chance of Asthma Attacks?
Top 8 Signs of an Asthma Attack
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

Top 8 Signs of an Asthma Attack

Feeling breathless? Find out when you should be concerned.

‘Tis the Season: Top 5 Holiday Asthma Triggers
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

‘Tis the Season: Top 5 Holiday Asthma Triggers

Let the magic of the holiday season (not your asthma) take your breath away.

The Mysterious Rise of Food Allergies in Kids
The Link Between Allergies and Asthma
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthAsthmaAllergies

The Link Between Allergies and Asthma

Do you have asthma? Avoid an attack by finding out if you have these common allergies.

Stuffy Nose Relief — Naturally
Should You Blame Asthma for Chronic Migraines?
Pet Allergies Bring Tough Choices
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthAllergies

Pet Allergies Bring Tough Choices

How to handle giving up a beloved family pet for the well-being of your allergic or asthmatic child.

Master Your Asthma Triggers
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

Master Your Asthma Triggers

Laughter may be the best medicine, but not when it leads to an asthma attack.

Is Your Job Giving You Asthma?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

Is Your Job Giving You Asthma?

Your boss may not be the only thing making life miserable at work!

Is It Asthma or Anxiety?
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Is It Asthma or Anxiety?

Know how to tell the difference when breathing is difficult.

Is It a Cold or an Allergy?
Infectious DiseaseAllergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthAllergies

Is It a Cold or an Allergy?

Knowing whether you have a cold or allergy can help you get the right treatment.

How to Plan for Symptom-Free Travel with Asthma
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

How to Plan for Symptom-Free Travel with Asthma

Don’t let asthma make you pack away all thoughts of travel.

How to Manage Allergies and Asthma While You’re Pregnant
Baby on the WayAllergies, Asthma and Lung HealthPrenatal CareAsthmaAllergies

How to Manage Allergies and Asthma While You’re Pregnant

You’re breathing for two. Learn how to manage your asthma or allergies during pregnancy.

Helping or Hurting? Air Purifiers, Humidifiers and Your Asthma
EpiPen: Your Lifesaving Superhero
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthAllergies

EpiPen: Your Lifesaving Superhero

How an EpiPen can stop an anaphylactic reaction and save your life.

Does Your Hangover Mean You’re Allergic to Alcohol?
Can You Outgrow Asthma?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthAsthma

Can You Outgrow Asthma?

Can you really outgrow asthma, or does it just become inactive?

Be Prepared: Managing Your Asthma at College
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Be Prepared: Managing Your Asthma at College

Plan ahead, be proactive — and make it a great year!

Adult-onset Asthma: Know Fact from Fiction
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthAsthma

Adult-onset Asthma: Know Fact from Fiction

Test how much you know about staying healthy with asthma—at any age!

8 Reasons You — or Your Child — May Be at Risk for Asthma
7 Tips to Dine Out Safely with Food Allergies
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAllergies

7 Tips to Dine Out Safely with Food Allergies

Call ahead, ask key questions and work with the restaurant to meet your special needs.

3 Ways to Stay Active with Exercise-Induced Asthma
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthAsthma

3 Ways to Stay Active with Exercise-Induced Asthma

If asthma makes you huff and puff, don’t let it blow away your will to exercise!

3 Tips to Keep Fragrance Allergies in Check
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's HealthAllergies

3 Tips to Keep Fragrance Allergies in Check

That fabulous scent may be hurting your skin. Learn more about this common allergy trigger.

Test Your Allergy IQ
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAllergies

Test Your Allergy IQ

Take this quick assessment to test your allergy knowledge.

Facts About Food Allergies
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAllergies

Facts About Food Allergies

This quick quiz can help you cope with food allergies

How Much Do You Know About Asthma Triggers?
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthAsthma

How Much Do You Know About Asthma Triggers?

You might be surprised at what can start an asthma attack.

You’re Overreacting! Allergies, Your Immune System and Heredity
Allergies, Asthma and Lung HealthYour Family's Health

You’re Overreacting! Allergies, Your Immune System and Heredity

With allergies, your immune system thinks it’s protecting you — but the result can make you miserable.

When Food Allergies Come Home for the Holidays
Allergies, Asthma and Lung Health

When Food Allergies Come Home for the Holidays

Plan allergy-friendly festivities — tips for hosts and guests.

Small Steps

Are you sure it’s a food allergy?

Talk to your child’s doctor to help tell a true food allergy from a digestive reaction, such as lactose intolerance.

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