If you suspect you have an anxiety disorder, I urge you to get the appropriate diagnosis and treatment from a mental health professional. But in addition to cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and medication, there are some things you can do on your own to enhance your treatment.
If you or someone you love suffers from allergies or asthma, you know firsthand how difficult it can be to manage symptoms such as difficulty breathing, itchy eyes or a runny nose. Educate yourself and get tips to improve your quality of life in our Allergies and Asthma Health Center.
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THURSDAY, Jan. 5, 2017 (HealthDay News)—Babies at increased risk for peanut allergy should have peanut-containing foods added to their diets as early as 4 months of age, new U.S. guidelines suggest.
The recommendation comes from the U.S. National Institutes of Health and other expert groups.
THURSDAY, Nov. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News)—Heart disease tops the list of what's most likely to kill you or someone you love, U.S. health officials reported Thursday.
TUESDAY, Sept. 13, 2016 (HealthDay News)—A relatively rare abnormality in the makeup of germs in an infant's gut may triple the risk for allergies and asthma in childhood, new research warns.
THURSDAY, Aug. 18, 2016 (HealthDay News)—A treatment for peanut allergies may work better if it's given to children earlier, even as young as 9 months, before the body's "allergic program" fully matures, new research suggests.
FRIDAY, July 29, 2016, (HealthDay News)—Gluten sensitivity appears to be a real medical problem and not a figment of the popular imagination conjured up by the gluten-free craze, a new study contends.
If you live in a climate anything at all like where I live in coastal Virginia, then the pollens are about to attack your nasal passages with a vengeance—if they haven't already. And for those of us who suffer from seasonal allergies, it can take all the fun out of spring.
(HealthDay News) -- Dry, cold winter air may lead you to consider running a humidifier. But if you have allergies, the device may not be the best choice.
The American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology offers this advice:
TUESDAY, Dec. 8, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new study suggests that kids with asthma or allergies like hay fever may face as much as a doubling of their risk of high blood pressure and high cholesterol -- even if they aren't overweight.
(HealthDay News) -- People who are allergic to eggs don't have to miss out on the tasty versatility that eggs offer.
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics suggests these alternatives: