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Sep 18, 2014, 14:07 ET
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Schnellere und genauere Identifizierung von Medikamenten, die allergische Reaktionen verursachen: eine große Erleichterung für Patienten

Die Verwendung von Medikamenten stellt ein zentrales Element bei der Behandlung vieler Krankheiten dar. Für einige Patienten kann diese...

Sep 18, 2014, 14:06 ET
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Identification plus rapide et précise des médicaments causant des réactions allergiques : un grand soulagement pour les patients

Les médicaments sont l'un des fondements essentiels dans le traitement de nombreuses maladies. Mais pour certains patients, leur utilisation...

Sep 18, 2014, 11:20 ET
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Identificazione più rapida e accurata dei farmaci che causano reazioni allergiche: un grande sollievo per i pazienti

I farmaci costituiscono un elemento fondamentale nella cura di numerose malattie. Per alcuni pazienti, tuttavia, la loro assunzione può...

Sep 03, 2014, 09:03 ET
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John Thresher Joins United Allergy Services as National Director of Sales

 United Allergy Services (UAS), a leading healthcare services company that enables family physicians, pediatricians and health systems to...

Aug 19, 2014, 14:29 ET

Back to School With Confidence: Prevent Bullying of Kids With Asthma, Food Allergies

Children with asthma and food allergies are vulnerable to bullying at school and online, often by classmates who tease or harass them because...

Aug 13, 2014, 06:00 ET

New State "Honor Roll" Reveals New Standards, New States and New Outlooks for Asthma & Allergy School Policies

 In just a few weeks, schools will be back in session for the millions of students with asthma and food allergies. So what are schools doing to...

Jul 24, 2014, 13:56 ET

Tragic Death: CSACI Statement

OTTAWA, July 24, 2014 The Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (CSACI) would like to comment on the death of Mrs. Lucie...

Jul 10, 2014, 17:50 ET

Allergy & Asthma Network Announces Free Webinar on Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings

 Allergy & Asthma Network, a leading nonprofit patient education organization, invites you to join its "2014 Venom Allergy 101" webinar on...

Jul 09, 2014, 16:20 ET

Allergy & Asthma Network Partners with American Latex Allergy Association To Increase Latex Allergy Awareness

- Allergy & Asthma Network, a leading nonprofit patient education organization, is pleased to announce that its Anaphylaxis Community...

Jun 02, 2014, 11:10 ET

Clearing the Air at Work: How to Identify Occupational Allergies or Asthma

You're back at work after a relaxing vacation, and by noon your head aches and the nagging cough returns. Is it stress? A virus? Or could you be...

May 06, 2014, 13:34 ET
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Award-Winning Singer And Actress, Kristin Chenoweth, Reveals Her Journey With Asthma And Urges Others To Get Serious About Asthma Safety

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) and Teva Respiratory announced today the launch of a national awareness campaign – Know...

May 06, 2014, 08:00 ET

National Campaign Launches Online Pledge In Honor Of Asthma Awareness Month

Know Your Count – a national campaign aimed at raising awareness of the seriousness of asthma and educating patients and caregivers about the...

May 06, 2014, 06:18 ET

Cities That Take Your Breath Away

 World Asthma Day comes in May when everyone wants to be outdoors enjoying the breathtaking sights, sounds and smells of springtime. But for...

May 05, 2014, 12:59 ET

AANMA Hosting Annual Awareness Day on Capitol Hill to Advocate for Patient Rights

 For the 17th year in a row, Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA) will gather for the annual Allergy & Asthma Day...

May 02, 2014, 13:54 ET

St. Louis Recognized As One of the Worst Cities in the U.S. for Spring Allergy Sufferers

 Joy Krieger, Executive Director of the St. Louis Chapter of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, released the following statement...

Apr 30, 2014, 17:35 ET

Allergy & Asthma Network Launches Free Prescription Assistance Program

Patients and families with asthma, allergies and other health conditions now have access to a simple and free Prescription Assistance Program...

Apr 23, 2014, 10:03 ET
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Two-Thirds of Americans Suffer from Allergies but Only Half See a Physician

According to a recent national survey, while two-thirds (67 percent) of Americans suffer from seasonal or perennial allergy symptoms, only half of...

Apr 14, 2014, 13:49 ET

Les réactions allergiques aux médicaments affectent plus de 7 % de la population globale, représentant un fardeau économique important pour le système de santé

Les réactions d'hypersensibilité médicamenteuse (RHM) affectent 7 % de la population[1] et représentent un problème de...

Apr 14, 2014, 13:46 ET

Oltre il 7% della popolazione generale soffre di reazioni allergiche ai farmaci, il che comporta una spesa eccessiva per il sistema sanitario

Le reazioni da ipersensibilità a farmaci colpiscono il 7% della popolazione[1] e costituiscono un grave problema per la salute, poiché...

Apr 11, 2014, 12:36 ET

Volunteers Make a Difference In Allergy and Asthma Awareness, Advocacy

In celebration of National Volunteer Week, Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA), a leading nonprofit patient education...