Why is allergy season starting earlier?
March 14, 2012, 9:53 a.m.
Video: Dr. Roshini Raj, Health magazine's medical expert, discusses why allergy season has arrived so early. She says you can help combat the coughing and sneezing by using a dehumidifier and limiting outdoor activities.
Allergy myths debunked: Infographic
March 12, 2012, 6:09 p.m.
Myths surrounding allergies are rampant. As a result, some people believe that allergies are psychosomatic, not life-threatening or not attributable to foods. Here, we knock down the 10 most common.
Severe food allergies get new awareness
February 28, 2012, 11:10 a.m.
Video: As the number of children with severe food allergies grows, parents are finding that their worries are beginning to be heard in some high places.
Mild winter brings double-whammy: Late flu season and early allergies
February 20, 2012, 11:35 a.m. by John Platt
Warm weather in January has many people suffering in February.
Mild winter triggers early allergy season
February 15, 2012, 9:17 a.m.
Video: This year’s mild winter isn’t all good news; the warmer weather is triggering the early arrival of allergy season.
8 most common food allergies
November 10, 2011, 9:19 a.m. by Katherine Butler
The worst thing many people suffer after eating is a case of wicked indigestion. But for some, eating the wrong thing can cause hives, swelling, vomiting and even death. Here are the eight foods that commonly induce 90 percent of all food reactions.
Stevens-Johnson syndrome: HIV drug can cause life-threatening skin reaction, says FDA
November 8, 2011, 12:03 p.m. by John Platt
New product warnings for Isentress mention this rare, skin-killing disorder.
7 allergens in your home you may not know about
October 24, 2011, 10:03 a.m.
This infographic reveals how airborne irritants can be present year round — even in your house, where they can survive on carpets or couches and really aggravate your allergies.
Special infant formula may not prevent allergies
July 4, 2011, 2:45 a.m. by Eric Schultz, Reuter
Study demonstrates that just over half of the babies still developed allergies.