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Fight Back Against Spring Allergies

Special to the NNPA from The Dallas Examiner Springtime brings warmer weather, outdoor family fun, BBQs, ballgames, and for many Americans, the start of allergy season. While making plans for outdoor activities this spring, keep in mind that each year, Dallas ranks high on the Read More

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Food Allergy Awareness Reaches President’s Desk

KIMBERLY HEFLING, AP Education Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The deaths of two girls in Illinois and Virginia from severe food allergies have helped spur efforts to get schools to stockpile emergency medications that can save lives. That effort has now reached the highest level: President Read More

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U.S.-born kids have more allergies, asthma

[CHICAGO TRIBUNE] Kids and teens who are born abroad and immigrate to the United States are about half as likely to have asthma and allergies as those who are born in the U.S., according to a new study. Researchers surveyed the parents of 80,000 children Read More