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The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), a not-for-profit organization founded in 1953, is the leading patient organization for people with asthma and allergies, and the oldest asthma and allergy patient group in the world.
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7 Things You May Not Know About Ragweed Pollen Allergy

Ragweed pollen allergy is a major cause of seasonal allergies, also known as “hay fever.” Its light pollen easily spreads far and wide, triggering...
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Asthma-Related Deaths and Disparities: Reducing the Risk

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America’s 2021 Asthma Capitals ™ report ranks the largest 100 U.S. metropolitan cities by how challenging they are...
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Sources of Air Pollution in Your Home That May Cause Asthma and Allergy Symptoms

Animal dander , pollen , mold , dust mites , and fumes released by cooking, burning fuel, or cleaning products can all have an...
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Learn How to Manage Nasal Polyps (Live Online Event)

Nasal polyps are small, non-cancerous growths on the lining of the inside of your nose or sinus cavities. Some people who have asthma, allergic...
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Facing Adulthood With Food Allergy: the Impact on Teens and Young Adults and Their...

Even if a child with a food allergy has had it all their life, each growth stage comes with its own concerns and challenges....
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Chronic Cough: What You Need to Know

Approximately 5% of adults in America are living with chronic cough, which is defined as a cough that lasts longer than 8 weeks. Patients...
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Understanding Vacuum Cleaner Certifications for a Healthier Home

Allergens, such as animal dander , dust mites , and pollen , can pile up on carpets and hard flooring. And then they can...
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Asthma Disparities Among Older Adults

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America report on Asthma Disparities in America looks at the burden of asthma on racial/ethnic groups in the...
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Advocacy Update: Asthma and Allergy Protections in Schools, Sesame Labeling, and Health Equity

Welcome to your mid-year advocacy update from the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA). And what a year it has been so far!...
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Summer To-Dos Before You Send Your Child With Asthma or Allergies School

A parent’s to-do list for the beginning of a new school year is long. If your child has asthma or allergies, it may be...