allergies - Latest News, Photos and Videos | First for Women
Enter to Win $2020 in Cash!
Subscribe & Save!
Enter to Win $2020 in Cash!
Subscribe & Save!
May 10, 2019
Get Relief From Allergies With This Soothing $8 Cooling Eye Mask
Seasonal allergy sufferers know the watery eyes and itchy nose that follow exposure to dust, pollen, or other allergens all too well. The good news is there are plenty of natural remedies for...
Apr 11, 2019
How to Know if You Have a Cold, the Flu, or Allergies
When you're sick, you know it. But sometimes it's hard to tell if you have a cold, the flu, or even allergies. These three unpleasant conditions share similar symptoms, so it can be easy to mistake...
Mar 25, 2019
7 Ways to Stop Spring Allergies Before They Even Start
As much as we love spring, we definitely do not love spring allergies. Considering how many methods of allergy relief there are, it's safe to say we aren't alone. But here's the good news: There...
Mar 19, 2019
Does Local Honey Really Help Relieve Seasonal Allergy Symptoms?
Anyone who suffers from seasonal allergies knows just how frustrating those sneezes, sniffles, and stuffy noses can feel when pollen and other allergens start swirling around. Those with severe...
Mar 2, 2019
14 Air Purifiers That'll Help You Breathe Better This Allergy Season
If you're one of the 50 million Americans who suffers from allergy symptoms each year, chances are allergies have you on the hunt for the best air purifier for allergies. Whether it's pollen and...
Feb 1, 2019
I've Used This $13 Emollient for Years, And It Saves My Nose Every Cold Season
When I was a kid and I needed some help breathing, my mom always reached for the box with the astronaut on it. Whether it was due to my severe seasonal allergies or a cold that left me congested, I...
Dec 17, 2018
5 Cow's Milk Alternatives You've Probably Never Heard Of But Really Should Know
There are so many cow's milk alternatives on the market that finding the best one may be tricky. Soy and almond milks are probably the first non-dairy drinks that come to mind — but they're not the...
Nov 19, 2018
A New Treatment for Peanut Allergies Is Said to Protect Sufferers From Accidental Exposure
Peanut allergies can be one of the most terrifying ailments to live with — just being around the legume, not even eating it, can trigger a life-threatening reaction for those with a severe...
Oct 25, 2018
Did You Know Red Licorice Has Gluten?
"Is red licorice gluten-free?" is a popular question this time of year. But given that Twizzlers are readily available all year round, those with gluten intolerances definitely need to know if this...
Oct 17, 2018
Got Food Allergies? These Allergy-Friendly Candies Are Perfect for Halloween
Halloween may be the spookiest time of year, but the last thing anyone wants on the holiday is a scary allergic reaction. That's why it's important to familiarize yourself with the best...
Sep 20, 2018
Is Your Food Reaction an Allergy or an Intolerance? Here's How to Tell the Difference
If you’ve ever had a surprising physical reaction to a food you’ve enjoyed your entire life, you’re not alone. According to Consumer Reports, food allergies and intolerances can strike at any age....
Aug 1, 2018
Yes, Dog Allergies Exist — But They Can Be Hard to Spot
If Fido's been feeling under the weather recently, you might be wondering, "Can dogs have allergies?" It turns out dog allergies exist, but they can be hard to spot, mainly because the symptoms of...
Apr 4, 2018
Babies Given Antibiotics and Antacids More Likely to Have Allergies as Adults, Study Finds
As many parents and grandparents know, allergies and asthma have been on the rise for several decades now. Now, a large study has found a link between the use of antibiotics and antacids in infants...
Feb 14, 2018
Yes, Be Outraged About That 'Peter Rabbit' Scene — But Use It as a Teachable Moment
Any parent who deals with food allergies knows it’s no joking matter. In fact, it can be extremely dangerous because it can lead to a severe allergic reaction called anaphylaxis, which — in the...
Sep 20, 2017
Could You Be Allergic to Exercise? It's Possible, Scientists Say
On the dreaded drive to the gym, you've probably wondered whether it's possible to be allergic to exercise so you could get out of a workout. Well, according to science, it's possible! An...
Jan 18, 2017
12 Celebs With Surprisingly Common Food Allergies
Scientists estimate as many as 15 million people have at least one food allergy, so it's no surprise that our favorite celebs are part of that number. Find out which star is allergic to mushrooms,...
Jan 10, 2017
Undetected Food Allergy Caused Her Astonishing Weight Gain
Like many young women, Katrina Buening of Springfield, MO had struggled with her size since the age of 13. But when she saw her weight balloon to 238 pounds in her late 20s, she knew something had...