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Caution Sign - Pollen Season Ahead

Achoo! 5 Essential Reads for Pollen Season

As pollen travels, it triggers allergies in roughly 25 million Americans

What’s in Your Medicine May Surprise You – a Call for Greater Transparency About Inactive Ingredients

What’s in Your Medicine May Surprise You – a Call for Greater Transparency About Inactive Ingredients

The ingredients listed on the bottle only tell half the story. Here's what you need to know.

Experimental Injection May Protect Against Peanut Allergy

Researchers report that a new drug injection might offer at least temporary protection against the most severe reactions.

Asthma: It's Different When You're Older

Asthma can develop for the first time in midlife. Triggers that might never have bothered you before can now be a problem, and the symptoms can be more serious for adults.

How to Get Your Calcium If You're Lactose-Intolerant

There are choices within many food groups that deliver on calcium. Learn some non-diary options.

New Treatment Could Be Breakthrough Against Peanut Allergy

People with peanut allergy can protect themselves from an allergic reaction by consuming a small amount of peanut powder every day.

Dining Out With Allergies Is Tough, But These Steps Can Help

The more steps you take to protect yourself from exposure to the allergic substance, the less likely you are to have an allergic reaction.

Gluten-Free Craze a 'Double-Edged Sword' for Celiac Patients

Some with celiac sense a growing stigma as other people voluntarily go gluten-free.

Prevent Mold Growth at Home

Mold can thrive in places from logs and fallen trees to bathrooms and kitchens.

One-Third of 'Gluten-Free' Restaurant Foods in U.S. Are Not

If you're gluten-sensitive, watch out: One-third of the "gluten-free" foods sold in U.S. restaurants actually contain trace levels of the substance.

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11 Reasons You're Tired All the Time

It's normal to feel tired occasionally when you don't get enough sleep, but if you feel tired nearly all the time, then it's time to look at what's causing your fatigue.

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Do You Really Need to Go Gluten-Free?

A gluten-free diet is a must if you have celiac disease and may be helpful if you have non-celiac gluten sensitivity, but, if not, it could harm your health and your wallet.

Nutrition & Movement

Can Dogs Chase Away Eczema and Asthma?

Parents of children with eczema or asthma might think they should avoid having a dog in the house. But two new studies suggest dogs might provide some protection against allergic diseases.

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