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Apr 07, 2016, 08:00 ET New Survey: People Living with Asthma Believe It Is Controlled, But Persistent Symptoms and Limits to Everyday Activities Tell a Different Story

A new survey of people living with asthma reveals they may be accepting persistent symptoms and limits to their everyday activities because they...


Dec 18, 2015, 01:38 ET Pediatricians 'Champion' Patient-Centered Asthma, Allergy and Anaphylaxis Care

Pediatricians are often the first to diagnose and treat childhood asthma and allergies. That's why Allergy & Asthma Network, the leading nonprofit...


Dec 15, 2015, 02:28 ET Allergy & Asthma Network Praises States for Expanding Access to Epinephrine in Public Spaces

Allergy & Asthma Network today congratulated lawmakers across the country who have passed legislation expanding access to epinephrine in public...


Dec 01, 2015, 11:13 ET How to Welcome Food- and Latex-Allergic Guests This Holiday Season

This is the time of year when friends and families gather to celebrate the holidays with long-standing traditions, creating memories that last a...


Nov 16, 2015, 12:21 ET Allergy & Asthma Network Urges Support for Airline Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act

For families with food allergies, preparing to fly begins with a list of tasks: Alert the airline about the life-threatening allergy and request an...


Oct 29, 2015, 02:39 ET Allergy & Asthma Network, ACAAI to Host 2015 Asthma Coalition Summit in San Antonio

Allergy & Asthma Network, the leading national nonprofit patient education and advocacy organization, is partnering with the American College of...


Oct 01, 2015, 05:06 ET Allergy & Asthma Network Statement On EPA's New Ozone Standards

Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) strengthened National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) for ground-level ozone to protect...


Aug 20, 2015, 10:39 ET Clean Air In The Classroom: A Back-To-School Asthma And Allergy Checklist

Millions of kids are heading back to the classroom, and a top priority for parents, school nurses and teachers is ensuring a healthy learning...


Jul 30, 2015, 02:53 ET Asthma Management Support for Families

Leading nonprofit patient education organization Allergy & Asthma Network announces the launch of a unique asthma management tool: the free Asthma...


Jul 23, 2015, 12:17 ET Going to College With Food and Latex Allergy

College is an exciting time, full of new possibilities and new friendships. If you have a life-threatening food or latex allergy, it may also feel...


Jul 01, 2015, 11:50 ET Allergy & Asthma Network Announces Free Webinar on Stinging Insect Allergy and Anaphylaxis

Allergy & Asthma Network, a leading nonprofit patient education organization, invites you to join its "2015 Stinging Insect Allergy & Anaphylaxis"...


Jun 18, 2015, 03:42 ET Summer Travel Tips For People With Asthma And Allergies

Whether it's an overseas vacation, a trip to the beach or a getaway in the country, safe travel for people with asthma and allergies starts with...


Apr 22, 2015, 10:54 ET Allergy & Asthma Network Announces 30th Anniversary Award Winners; Jerome Bettis to Attend Congressional Briefing on Capitol Hill

Allergy & Asthma Network (http://www.AllergyAsthmaNetwork.org) will pay tribute to patients, healthcare professionals, industry leaders and staff...


Mar 02, 2015, 05:33 ET Allergy & Asthma Network Celebrates 30-Year Anniversary

The past 30 years have seen dramatic changes in how asthma and allergies are diagnosed, treated and perceived by patients and their families. Allergy ...


Nov 05, 2014, 02:19 ET Allergy & Asthma Network, ACAAI Join Forces To Improve Patient-Centered Care

Allergy & Asthma Network, a leading advocate for patients and their families, and the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI), which ...


Oct 31, 2014, 04:17 ET Allergy & Asthma Network Hails Major Victory For Students' Rights To Carry Medications At School

Allergy & Asthma Network, a leading nonprofit patient education and advocacy organization, today commended New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo for signing...


Oct 27, 2014, 10:46 ET Allergy & Asthma Network Partners with American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology and Not One More Life to Provide Free Allergy and Asthma Screenings

Allergy & Asthma Network, the leading national nonprofit patient education organization dedicated to ending needless death and suffering due to...


Oct 17, 2014, 10:15 ET Allergy & Asthma Network Spotlighted In 'Innovations with Ed Begley, Jr.' on Discovery Channel

Allergy & Asthma Network, a leading nonprofit patient education and advocacy organization, will be featured in the Monday, Oct. 20 episode of...


Sep 25, 2014, 04:42 ET Patient Advocacy Organizations Host Free Webinars on Latex Allergy Reactions

Allergy & Asthma Network and the American Latex Allergy Association (ALAA) invite members of the public, health care practitioners and food service...


Aug 19, 2014, 02:29 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 they're ...


Jul 10, 2014, 05:50 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 July 24,...


Jul 09, 2014, 04:20 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 Expert (ACE)...