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asthma

Pets double as asthma antidote

Early exposure to cats and dogs may offer some protection from developing allergies and some chronic lung conditions.

Many infants with milk allergy may outgrow it

A food intolerance of any kind has a big effect on a household, including grocery costs and quality of life.

It’s all about the gut

Explore the link between digestive health and chronic disease.

1 in 12 U.S. kids has a food allergy

It's likely that those who have this issue in childhood will also have it in adulthood.

Winter is coming

Breathe easy as colder weather settles in. Explore these 4 tips to help you manage your asthma once snow starts flying.

5 telltale kid coughs

The sound of your child's cough could help you determine if it's something simple—or something more.

Can you eat your way to better asthma control?

Dietary components such as fruit, vegetables and fiber have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties—key elements of a healthy diet.

Kids with asthma need a flu shot

Children with influenza have a 37 percent higher chance of not responding to their breathing treatments.

Berries and grapes may keep you breathin’ easy

In many ways, fruits and vegetables are a natural prescription for optimal health.

Smog may harm your bones, too

Health risks of air pollution include cardiovascular and respiratory disease, cancer, impaired cognition and osteoporosis.

What really works to fight a stubborn cough?

If you're looking for a tried-and-true remedy this cold season, you might be out of luck.

Severe flu season lurking

Early signs suggest it will be a severe flu season, so it's especially important to get vaccinated.