Allergies

Don't watch your kids struggle with allergies. Learn how to prevent seasonal and food allergies by recognizing symptoms and getting them the relief they need. Plus, get information about pet allergies, different types of allergy medicine, and more.

Recall Alert: Lunchables Ham and American Cracker Stackers

Kraft Heinz has recalled the cracker sandwich Lunchables due to a missing allergy warning label.

Why Your Kids' Thumb Sucking and Nail Biting May Actually Be Good for Them

Have a kiddo who sucks his thumb, or one who bites her nails? Here's why that may not be a bad thing.

The Best Snacks for Kids with Food Allergies

We put gluten-free, nut-free, and dairy-free treats and products to the test. Here, our favorite picks for kids with food allergies.

When to Worry: Food Allergies

It can be hard to notice food-allergy symptoms in babies. Here's how to tell if your newborn could be suffering from one.

11 Smart Ways to Prevent Allergies

Spring has sprung and you're tempted to fling open the windows and...ah-choo! No, you shouldn't have to put on a face mask this time of the year. These simple strategies will help keep stuffiness and sneezing at bay--inside and out.

Your 365-Day Guide to Allergies and Asthma: 13 Seasonal Allergies and Symptoms

Prevent allergy symptoms before they start with our guide to common seasonal allergy triggers.

Mold: The Hidden Allergy Problem

Going outside at this time of year can make kids sneeze or wheeze, but as one mom learned, what's inside your home might actually be causing the symptoms.

The New Rules for Food Allergies

Nut-free schools. Treatless birthday bashes. Restaurant menus with asterisks. As food-allergy rates have soared, the way we feed all kids looks a lot different than it did even a few years ago.

Got Kids With Food Allergies? Look for Teal Pumpkins This Halloween

FARE's Teal Pumpkin Project raises awareness of food allergies and promotes inclusion of all trick-or-treaters.

Handling Other Children's Food Allergies

Follow these six steps to be better prepared for preventing and treating allergies.

Going Gluten-Free

Many parents of children with autism--and a growing number of others--say that banning bread and pasta changed their lives. Could it help your family?

Could a Patch Prevent Deadly Reactions in Kids with Peanut Allergies?

New research offers hope for the food allergy community.

Nut Allergy? 5 Food Traps to Avoid When Dining Out

If your child has a nut allergy, make sure to be extra-vigilant with these dining options.

Best Brands for Kids With Food Sensitivities

Banish mealtime blues with favorite products for children sensitive to gluten and lactose.

Baby Care Basics: Allergies

Did you know that babies as young as six months old can have environmental allergies? See if your child may be suffering from them.

Quiz: Does Your Child Have Allergies or a Cold?

Your child is sneezing, blowing her nose, coughing...Has she picked up some kind of bug? Maybe not. Take our quiz and find out whether your child is exhibiting symptoms of allergies or your basic cold.

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How to Put in Eyedrops

Get step-by-step instructions for administering eyedrops to kids.

4 Allergy-Friendly Pets

Choosing the right pet can be a challenge when little ones (or parents!) have allergies. Find out which animals are a fit for your family.

Fall Allergy Update

Many kids have allergies this time of year. Here's how to detect and minimize allergy symptoms in your child.

5 Things You Didn't Know About Kids' Seasonal Allergies

As a doctor and a dad who suffered myself as a kid, I've uncovered info that'll finally ease seasonal allergy symptoms.

Allergy Symptoms and Treatment

Depending on your child's age, common nasal and skin allergies can cause hives, asthma, and coughing. Learn to spot the signs of allergies in children to give treatment.

Living With Food Allergies

Breakthroughs in research have the potential to radically alter life for children who can't eat certain foods. Until then, this is what doctors and fellow parents want you to understand.

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