Allergies

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New Allergy Treatment Could Save Time & Cut Number Of Injections

Are you tired of all the sneezing and watery eyes? Now, there’s a new, less time-consuming way to treat allergies.

07/13/2015

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Rain Could Be Causing Increases In Mold Allergy Symptoms

While pollen allergies have subsided, a different allergy has kicked up.

06/26/2015

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Milk A Hidden Danger In Dark Chocolate For Those With Allergies

Chocolate a common source of hidden milk. And milk is a common reason for allergic reactions.

05/22/2015

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High Pollen Levels Making Allergy Season Worse

The spring blooms sure look pretty, but they don’t feel so pretty when that pollen causes allergic reactions.

05/11/2015

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Pets Can Suffer From Allergies Too

There are a lot of people who are allergic to dogs, cats and other pets. But did you know that pets can have allergies, too?

04/16/2015

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Experts Fear Tough Allergy Season After Cold Winter

You may have already noticed it – the dreaded sneezing, itchy eyes and scratchy throat that comes with allergy season.

04/07/2015

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Giant Eagle Issues Recall Due To Undeclared Allergens

Giant Eagle has issued a voluntary recall for several products due to undeclared egg and milk allergens.

03/31/2015

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How Kids Can Have Allergies, When Parents & Grandparents Do Not?

Amber Lagamba’s family knows allergies all too well because both of her daughters suffer. However, Amber and her husband don’t have allergies and their parents don’t have allergies either.

11/11/2014

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Teal Pumpkins Used To Denote Houses With Allergy-Safe Treats This Halloween

Halloween can be scary for kids with allergies, and challenging for their parents.

10/28/2014

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Study: Antibiotic Used To Treat Fruit Can Cause Allergic Reaction In Humans

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Keeping pests away from fruits and vegetables can involve antibiotics and this could be dangerous for people. A case report in the “Annals of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology,” involves a 10-year-old girl […]

09/16/2014

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“Safety Tats” Helping To Keep Kids Safe

Parents, ever worry about losing your kid in a crowd?

07/08/2014

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Local Parent Hoping To Change Law, Get EpiPens In Pa. Schools

Every three minutes, a food allergy sends someone to the emergency room.

04/30/2014

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How To Keep Your Allergies In Check This Spring

Spring is here, the weather is warm and the air is freely blowing all those nasty allergens all over the place. Take a few steps to help protect yourself this allergy season.

04/27/2014

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Tablet Provides New Option For Allergy Sufferers To Find Relief

To train your body to handle what makes you allergic, there have been allergy shots. But now there are allergy tablets.

04/02/2014

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Polar Vortex Could Cause More Intense Allergy Season

The polar vortex made it a bad winter… will it also make it a bad spring?

03/28/2014

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