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Foods to Take to Prevent Asthma Attacks

Foods to Take to Prevent Asthma Attacks

According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, one in 15 Americans suffers from asthma. Using emergency inhalers isn't enough to control the disease in many Americans. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) states that 3,613 people die from asthma attacks each year. While prescriptions fo......[Read More]
Got Hay Fever? Get to Work!

Got Hay Fever? Get to Work!

With improved over-the-counter allergy drugs, people are able to function better without allergies knocking them down.......[Read More]
Allergy Tests and Food Diets: What Parents Need To Know

Allergy Tests and Food Diets: What Parents Need To Know

With the rise in food allergies over the past decade, allergists trained to treat children say they are seeing more cases where kids are being wrongly advised by pediatricians and primary care doctors to stop eating certain foods.......[Read More]
Knowing What Causes Sinusitis Dizziness

Knowing What Causes Sinusitis Dizziness

What causes sinusitis dizziness, what can be done to prevent recurrences, and the importance in immediate treatment......[Read More]
Real Dangers of Treating Small Children With Over-The-Counter Cough and Cold Medicines

Real Dangers of Treating Small Children With Over-The-Counter Cough and Cold Medicines

Over-the-Counter (OTC) cough medicines have little effect in treating whooping cough. One very important reason is because it is a nervous system disorder and not a mucous problem. It is often described as catarrhal, but it is strictly a nervous affection.......[Read More]
Chronic Hives Learning What They Are and How to Treat Them

Chronic Hives Learning What They Are and How to Treat Them

Learning what they are and how to treat them chronic hives, sometimes referred to as chronic urticaria is a more resilient form of hives. The two most prevalent reason for a chronic hives outbreak are an autoimmune cause or a viral infection, though other factors such as weather, or a heavy sun expo......[Read More]
Wool is a Super Fibre

Wool is a Super Fibre

One can look at wool is a super fibre. Really: it absorbs but also repels water; stretches when needed, but not too much springing back into shape; it resists dirt, but takes and holds dye. It can absorb up to 30 percent of its weight in moisture and then wick it out, keeping you warm in winter and ......[Read More]
IBS Allergy List - What Causes These Allergies For Irritable Bowel Syndrome Sufferers?

IBS Allergy List - What Causes These Allergies For Irritable Bowel Syndrome Sufferers?

Allergies are almost always present when a person has Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Find out why a person with IBS would have histamines present in their system resulting in allergies.......[Read More]
The Most Common of the Food Allergy Symptoms and Their Causes

The Most Common of the Food Allergy Symptoms and Their Causes

Food allergy crops up when the immune system incorrectly strikes a food protein. This leads to the improper digestion of the offending food, which in turn triggers abrupt discharge of certain chemicals, leading to an allergic reaction.......[Read More]
How to Cure and Control Asthma

How to Cure and Control Asthma

To cure and control asthma, there are a number of simple steps you can take. While there is no cure that works for all people and all severities of asthma, most people can reduce or eliminate their asthma symptoms by making a few basic lifestyle changes.......[Read More]
Homeopathic Organic Shingles Relief treatment for shingles pain and get immediate calming and soothi

Homeopathic Organic Shingles Relief treatment for shingles pain and get immediate calming and soothi

Holistic natural arrangements are usually one of the many organic shingles therapies that may be successful inside the Organic Shingles Relief treatment of shingles.......[Read More]
Nebulizers

Nebulizers

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of nebulizers including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.......[Read More]
Asthma: The Rescue Inhaler -- Now a Cornerstone of Asthma Treatment

Asthma: The Rescue Inhaler -- Now a Cornerstone of Asthma Treatment

WebMD consulted the experts to learn more about rescue inhalers and the important role they play in asthma treatment.......[Read More]
How to Treat an Irritated Scalp

How to Treat an Irritated Scalp

Itching, redness or rashes on your scalp can indicate an internal or external problem. But, constant itching will always make the problem worse, which is why it's important to discover the cause of the problem and take the appropriate steps. You may also notice that your problems get worse as the we......[Read More]
Which Allergies Cause Fatigue?

Which Allergies Cause Fatigue?

If the immune system doesn't respond correctly to a foreign substance an allergy may occur. There are many different kinds of allergies that cause a variety of symptoms. A constant immune response to allergens may cause fatigue to the point of exhaustion.......[Read More]
About Bronchitis Asthma Symptoms

About Bronchitis Asthma Symptoms

Asthma is an inflammatory disorder of the lungs, causing attacks of shortness of breath, wheezing and tightness in the chest. Some patients are born with asthma, while others develop this disease later in life. While asthma is a chronic health issue for sufferers, its severity ranges from very mild ......[Read More]
Asthma and a Chiropractor Cure

Asthma and a Chiropractor Cure

Those living in the metropolis are prone to acquiring asthma because there are just too many particles out there, such as dust and pollen, that tickles our noses and adversely affect our lungs.This chronic disease is not only exclusive to adults, who may have have developed the disease over the year......[Read More]
Asthma Action Plan And Triggers

Asthma Action Plan And Triggers

People with asthma should have an asthma action plan. An action plan lets you and your doctor to make a personalized plan for controlling your asthma. An asthma action plan is a tactic that you could use to deal with your asthma when it gets out of control. Studies have discovered that having a writ......[Read More]
How Can My Asthmatic Child Stay Safe on Halloween?

How Can My Asthmatic Child Stay Safe on Halloween?

Learn how your asthmatic child can enjoy a safe Halloween.......[Read More]
New Directions in Diagnostic Evaluation of Insect Allergy

New Directions in Diagnostic Evaluation of Insect Allergy

Diagnosis of insect sting allergy and prediction of risk of anaphylaxis are often difficult because tests for venom-specific IgE antibodies have a limited positive predictive value.......[Read More]