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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
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Telephone:
Address:
847-247-1200
85 West Algonquin Road
Suite 550
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
 

Organization website: www.AllergyandAsthmaRelief.org

About Us

The American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI), established in 1942, is a professional medical association of more than 5,700 allergists-immunologists and allied health professionals. ACAAI allergists are board-certified physicians trained to diagnose allergies and asthma, administer immunotherapy, and provide patients with the best treatment outcomes.

 

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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Nearly all medications enter breast milk, though infants are generally exposed to very low concentrations of the drugs. Hence, the medications...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Antihistamines may be useful during pregnancy to treat the nasal and eye symptoms of seasonal or perennial allergic rhinitis, allergic...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Although no medication has been proven entirely safe for use during pregnancy, your doctor will carefully balance medication use and symptom control...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Although asthma symptoms are controllable, a cure for asthma remains elusive. Preventive treatment, however, should minimize the difficulty an...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
The duration of an asthma attack can vary, according to the type of trigger that caused it and how long the airways have been inflamed...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Because of asthma’s chronic, low-grade inflammation and irritation of the bronchial tube lining, airways can become “twitchy” and narrowed in...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Asthma is inflammation and obstruction of airflow in the bronchial tubes. Allergies are just one of the factors that can trigger asthma attacks. Not...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
People generally think of asthma in terms of episodes or attacks. Actually, the asthmatic condition is always present, but symptoms may be dormant...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Asthma is very common, affecting more than 22 million people in the United States, including almost 7 million children. No one knows for sure why...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
The idea that asthma will be outgrown is more myth than reality. It is true that some individuals may reach a point where they no longer suffer from...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
In severe and poorly controlled cases, asthma can be life-threatening, and the death rate and prevalence of asthma have increased significantly since...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Asthma is not a psychological or emotional disorder, but sometimes a physical display of strong emotion—such as shouting, crying, laughing, or rapid...