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Allergy and Asthma Prevention

What are the current strategies to prevent allergies and asthma in children? Can the development of eczema and food allergies be prevented? The answer just might surprise you. Dr. Daniel More, a board-certified practicing allergist, answers these questions and more.

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Overview of Allergy Prevention
The ultimate goal of allergy treatment is preventing the symptoms from occurring in the first place, usually by avoiding the allergen.

Prevention of Food Allergy in Infants and Children
Allergic disease is more common than ever, and it is not surprising that more parents are asking how they might be able to decrease the chance that their children will have allergies. The avoidance of commonly allergenic foods in infancy and early childhood may help prevent or delay the development of food allergies.

Prevention of Allergies and Asthma in Children
Can allergies and asthma be prevented? There are many studies that have looked at a variety of ways to reduce the development of allergies and asthma in children, some successful and some not. Learn various strategies to possibly reduce the chance that your child will develop allergies or asthma.

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