Allergies (rhinitis) Children with allergies tend to get more ear infections, more colds, and have more sleepless nights than their peers. Far too often, the underlying allergies are missed and children are treated for each symptom as it occurs.
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Introduction to Allergies Your 13 month old has been off of formula for a month now, and enjoys drinking milk out of her sippy cup. You've noticed a red, raise rash scattered in different places around her body. She occasionally scratches it, which seems to make it even worse.
ACAAI - Children's Allergies Any child may acquire allergy, but children from families with a history of allergy are more likely to become allergic. Children may inherit the tendency to become allergic from parents or even grandparents, but only some of them will develop active allergic disease.
All About Allergy What are allergies? Allergies are physiological reactions caused when the immune system reacts to a specific foreign substance (allergen). Normally, the human body defends itself against harmful substances such as viruses or bacteria, but, sometimes, the defenses aggressively attack usually innocuous substances such as dust, mold, or pollen.
AllAllergy.Net Your Gateway to All Asthma, Allergy and Intolerance Information on the Web.
Allergic-Child It is overwhelming, at first, to have a child with life-threatening food allergies. It may also be fearful for your child. At this site, we hope to provide you with some empathy and understanding along with some information, web site links, and books on the various food and other allergies that you might encounter.
Allergies at School The number of allergic children is on the rise throughout the world. And it's not just home-work they're allergic to! In a recent study carried out in a Paris suburb, more than 20% of the population of school children were suffering from allergies, and that is what is happening in most cities around the world.
Allergies in Children Allergies can be as minor as sneezing and itching. For some children, however, allergies can become very serious or even life-threatening. Whether minor or serious, allergies can be prevented and controlled. The more you understand about allergies and asthma - the symptoms, causes, and treatments - the better prepared you will be to help improve the quality of life for you and your child.
Allergy Asthma Technology Allergy Asthma Technology, a site dedicated to helping reduce exposure to allergens as simply and effectively as possible.
Allergy Glossary This glossary is intended to help you find as much information as possible on allergies. It contains common most appellations as well as medical terms. You can use the alphabetical index above to find the word you are looking for.
Allergy Internet Resources These Allergy and Asthma resources on the Internet are readable and informative. This is a starter collection of links on Allergy topics, to help Allergy discussion group members.
Allergy Nursing Allergy nurse experienced in this field answers questions, shares tips and helps for consumers suffering with allergies.
Allergy Society of South Africa ALLSA is the national Allergy Society of South Africa representing all related allied health professionals. The purpose of ALLSA is: to advance the knowledge and practice of allergy and immunology through publications, meetings, and conferences; to foster the education of both students and the public; to promote and stimulate allergy and immunology research study; and, to encourage cooperation among those engaged in the field of allergy and immunology.
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Asthma and Allergies Asthma and Allergies Foundation is a leading non profit organization dedicated to providing the quality of life for people with asthma and allergies.
British Allergy Foundation The Foundation exists to provide information, advice and support to people affected by allergy. On this site you will find information about the Foundation, about allergies and allergy testing, as well as where to get more help for those who have allergic reactions, and details about our Seal of Approval.
Chemical Sensitivity Although the symptoms may resemble some of the manifestations of allergies, sensitivity to chemicals does not represent a true allergic reaction.
Nine Ways to Allergy Proof Your Child While many allergies stem from the genes the allergy-prone genes your child is born with, there are many things a parent can do to both lessen their child's chance of becoming allergic and how severely these allergies bother the child:
Parents Play Key Role in Minimizing Impact of Children's Allergies Pediatric allergies are a chronic disease affecting more than 20 percent of school-age children and must be diagnosed early and treated properly. Parents must take a proactive role in identifying their child's allergy symptoms and in seeking proper treatment. By doing so, parents can ensure a child's physical symptoms are properly managed and quality of life is restored.
PeanutAllergy.Com This site contains information and products pertaining to living with peanut allergies.
Primary Immune Deficiency Disease The mission of ASCIA is to advance the science and practice of clinical immunology and allergy, by promoting education and the highest standard of ethical medical practice.