Allergy shot or allergy pill? FDA approves new option
April 3, 2014, 11:24 a.m. by Melissa Breyer
The new pill, available in May, could replace shots for a number of allergy sufferers.
How to survive pollen season (without locking yourself inside the house)
March 25, 2014, 1:59 p.m. by Melissa Breyer
Do seasonal allergies make you feel cooped up and crazy? Pollen-proof your life with these 20 tips.
Man has allergic reaction to tattoo...20 years after he got it
February 20, 2014, 11:40 a.m. by Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
The original inking likely introduced bacteria that the man's immune system managed to keep at bay until chemotherapy compromised it.
Peanut allergy study yields promising results for a cure
January 30, 2014, 6:54 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
After six months, a whopping majority of the previously-allergic participants could eat the equivalent of five peanuts every day.
Climate change may worsen mold allergies
December 11, 2013, 10:08 a.m. by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Extra carbon dioxide in the atmosphere induces changes in a certain bacteria's respiration and growth processes, producing more allergenic proteins.
10 worst cities for fall allergies
September 20, 2013, 9:37 a.m. by Laura Poppick, LiveScience
Rising temperatures have contributed to a longer life-span for ragweed, a common allergen.
Food allergies cost how much per year?!
September 17, 2013, 7:29 a.m. by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The rate of food allergies in children has increased — and so has the economic impact of these allergies on families.
Asthma attacks surge when kids go back to school
August 28, 2013, 12:19 p.m. by Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Viruses, pollen and a lapse in taking medication all contribute to kids suffering from more asthma attacks this time of year.