Safe Travels: Careful Asthma, Allergy Planning Can Go a Long Way



When Diane, a 22-year-old graduate student at the University of Maryland, packed for a three-week study abroad course in Morocco…

Melting Away Allergies



People allergic to grass or ragweed – two common seasonal allergies in the U.S. – now have a new treatment…

Allergy & Asthma Network Urges Congress to Ensure Patient Safety, Education



By Gary Fitzgerald

U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter (D-NH) envisions a day when people say, “There once was a disease called…

FDA Agenda Addresses OTC Medications



Allergy and asthma medications are at the forefront of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) agenda this year as…

Ask the Allergist: The Eyes Have It




I wear soft contact lenses and during spring allergy season my eyes often become red and itchy. Do you have…

Hotel Travel Tips



By Kevin Arnold
When traveling,  chances are you’re going to spend at least 10 hours a day in your hotel…