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Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America



Founded in 1953, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America is the oldest and largest nonprofit patient organization for people with asthma and allergic diseases. It is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with asthma, allergies and related conditions through education, support, advocacy and research. Their mission is to help those living with these chronic diseases live life without limits.

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America Blog

  • FDA Approves First Generic Competitor of EpiPen Epinephrine Auto-Injector

    Aug 16, 2018

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the first generic version of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr (epinephrine) auto-injector for the emergency treatment of allergic reactions, including those that are life-threatening (anaphylaxis), in adults and pediatric patients who weigh more[…]

  • 6 Things You May Not Know About Ragweed Pollen Allergy

    Aug 15, 2018

    If you live in the U.S., you’re probably starting to feel the effects of ragweed pollen. Ragweed pollen allergy affects about 25 million Americans, making it one of the most common weed allergy. Its light pollen easily spreads far and[…]

  • CVS Sinus Relief Nasal Mist Recalled Due to Contamination

    Aug 14, 2018

    Holly Hill, FL, Product Quest Manufacturing (“Product Quest”) is voluntarily recalling Lot# 173089J of CVS Health 12 Hour Sinus Relief Nasal Mist, a clear, colorless liquid, to the consumer level. The product was found to have had microbiological contamination identified[…]

  • 9 Ways to Teach Children About Asthma

    Aug 8, 2018

    Young children with asthma may not always understand what it is and what's going on when they have symptoms. But teaching your child about asthma at a young age can help them communicate better with you, teachers and other caregivers[…]