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Winning the Fight against Fall Allergies
5 Tactics for Defeating the Season’s Worst Allergy Foes

When fall arrives, do your al­lergies seem to get the best of you? Do sneezing, wheez­ing, runny noses, and itchy eyes leave you feeling run down and defeated? You’re not alone.

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Don’t Let Allergies & Asthma Spoil Your Outdoor Fun

Outdoor spring and summer activi­ties can bring plenty of unwanted guests – from mosquitos and rain to your nosey next-door neighbor. The last thing you want to worry about is allergy and asthma triggers putting a damper on your warm weather plans. Before you resign yourself to spending these beautiful, sunny days indoors, try these tips to help you identify the allergy and asthma triggers that may be lurking in your backyard and prevent them from spoiling your outdoor fun.

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Are Asthma and Allergies Disabilities?

Has a preschool rejected your child? Or was your child left out of a field trip because a teacher was afraid to use an epinephrine auto-injector? Does a moldy carpet at work or school make you sick? Does stale smoke in offices, hotel rooms, or conference centers make it hard for you to work? The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a federal civil rights law. It gives people with disabilities the right to ask for changes where policies, prac­tices, or conditions leave you out or put you at a disadvantage.

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Going on Vacation?
Send Your Allergy & Asthma Symptoms Packing

Thinking of traveling by plane or train? Taking a road trip? Follow these tips to help prevent asthma and allergy flare-ups during your special adventure.

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Your Life with COPD
Answers to the Most Common Questions about Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

A diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary dis­ease, or COPD, can seem like devastating news. A life with COPD is different from a life without the condition, and coping with these changes is a sig­nificant challenge to overcome. The good news is that people with COPD continue to live active, full lives. But you may have a lot of questions about your disease. Here are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.

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