HealthDay News: Allergies
Managing Seasonal Allergies
Although spring arrived late
this year in parts of the United States, the summer allergy season
will still be strong, according to a sinus expert at the University
of Alabama at Birmingham.
Eyelash Extension Adhesives May Cause Bad Reactions
For those who aren't born
with long, fluttery eyelashes, cosmetic extensions can help achieve
that often sought-after look. But eye experts warn that the
adhesives used to apply these eyelash extensions can cause
allergies and infections.
Want Tots Without Allergies? Try Sucking on Their Pacifiers
A new Swedish study suggests
that parents who want to protect their infants from developing
allergies should try a simple approach to introducing their
children to the wide world of microbes: Just pop their pacifiers
into their own mouths before giving them back to their babies.
Allergies: As American as Apple Pie?
Children living in the United States who were born elsewhere are less likely to have allergies than those born in the United States, a new study shows.