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Understanding Your Asthma Diagnosis: Provocation Tests

There are several types of lung function tests. If your doctor wants to see how sensitive your lungs are, they may have you do...
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What Causes Eczema? Get the Answer to This and Other Questions

If you haven’t yet seen the program about eczema we released in fall, you can now find it on demand. The program features an...
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Understanding Your Asthma Diagnosis: Spirometry

Asthma is a chronic disease that causes you to have inflammation in your airways. Doctors use lung function tests to see how your lungs...
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2019 Spring Allergy Capitals: See If Your City Made Our List

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) has released the 2019 Spring Allergy Capitals™ report to look at why some locations are more...
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FDA Approves Dupixent® for Moderate-to-Severe Atopic Dermatitis in Adolescents

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Sanofi today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Dupixent® (dupilumab) for adolescent patients 12 to...
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Fact or Fiction: 5 Myths About Dust Mites

If you're reading this, there's a good chance you're one of the millions of Americans with a dust mite allergy. But how well do...
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Study Shows Red Meat Allergy May Come From Tick Saliva

Alpha-gal syndrome (AGS), a food allergy commonly known as red meat allergy, may develop from ticks’ saliva itself, whether a tick has fed on...
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Study Shows a Difference Between the Effects of Controlled Burns vs. Wildfires

Controlled burns are often used to help reduce and contain wildfires, but it turns out which burn is occurring can actually have an effect...
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AAFA Offers Free Online Course for Severe Asthma

Severe ASTHMA (Asthma Symptoms, Treatment, Health Management and Activities™) Care for Adults is a FREE self-paced course that helps adults and their caregivers learn...
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You’re Invited: Virtual Film Screening and Panel Discussion on “Asthma Alley”

Join the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), American Lung Association, Allergy & Asthma Network and GroundTruth Films for a virtual film screening...
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The Flu Is Serious Business

Have you ever heard, “It’s just the flu”? The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by a virus. It’s more than “just” a...
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GSK, Maker of ADVAIR DISKUS®, Announces Authorized Generic

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America is sharing this press release from GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to bring you the latest research news quickly. ...
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AAFA Thanks President Trump for Highlighting America’s Need for Affordable Health Care

On behalf of the more than 60 million Americans with asthma and allergies – many of whom depend on life-saving medications – the Asthma...
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Ask the Allergist: Does Eczema Affect Allergy Testing?

I have eczema and seasonal allergies. My doctor wants to do a skin test to see if I should get allergy shots. Can I...
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Reducing the Chance of an Asthma Flare and Finding Support

Six years ago, Lisa Kelly went to see her doctor about a chronic cough. She learned she has severe uncontrolled asthma. With her doctor’s...

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