This new NHANES 2005-2006 allergy component will allow researchers to better understanding of asthma and the roles that indoor allergens play in asthma and other allergic diseases win.. The researchers recently added an allergy component NHANES 2005-2006. In addition to the other NHANES data collection components, dust samples from the homes 10,000 individuals, analyzed for allergens, and blood samples are taken from these individuals antibodies against these antibodies to these allergens.
NIEHS, a component of the National Institutes of Health, supports research the effects the effects of the environment on human health. NIAID supports basic and applied research to prevent, diagnose and treat infectious diseases such as HIV / AIDS and other sexually transmitted infections, tuberculosis, malaria and illness from potential agents of bioterrorism. NIAID also supports research on transplantation and immune diseases, such as autoimmune diseases, asthma and allergies. For more information about allergens and other environmental health issues.Continue Reading