Category Archives: Allergy

How Does the Flu Vaccine Relate to Kids With Asthma?

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      xxxxxxxxxxxx The flu happens every year and is a contagious repository illness caused by influenza and can be mild to severe in nature. When you have asthma, it can cause inflammation in your lungs making it extremely …

Allergic to the Flu Shot? Here are Some Alternatives

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The simplest way to combating flu is by taking a flu shot. People who are allergic to eggs have an inherent allergy to flu shots since the traditional vaccine is produced in chicken eggs. Taking a regular influenza vaccine if …

Allergies vs. Seasonal Flu

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The flu season is an annually recurring time in the year that’s characterized by increased influenza outbreaks. The season mostly happens during the cold half of the year. The flu season will take around 3 weeks to peak and another …

Egg Allergy and Flu

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Influenza, more commonly referred to as the flu, affects hundreds of thousands of people every year. While most people only experience mild symptoms, such as a cough, sore throat, headache, and fatigue, the flu can lead to more severe problems, …

Flu Vaccine Related to Kids With Asthma

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Image is from www.livescience.com The flu happens every year and is a contagious repository illness caused by influenza and can be mild to severe in nature. When you have asthma, it can cause inflammation in your lungs making it extremely …

Allergic to the Flu Shot?- Alternatives

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Image is from www.asthmaallergydoctors.com The simplest way to combating flu is by taking a flu shot. People who are allergic to eggs have an inherent allergy to flu shots since the traditional vaccine is produced in chicken eggs. Taking a …

2016 Allergy Outlook

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People who suffer from seasonal Spring allergies dread March-April-May like the plague. What is the 2016 Spring allergy season looking like? Is there anything you can do to prepare yourself ahead of time? I’ve got good news and bad news. …

Allergy Treatment Set FAQ

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Q: What is a Treatment Set? A treatment set is a custom-compounded set of vials prepared for one patient. The vials are filled with the proportions of allergens specifically prescribed by a physician. Typically, a set consists of four color-coded …

3 Reasons Why You Should Consider Getting Allergy Shots this Spring

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Some people suffer regularly from allergens. At times medication can keep the symptoms at bay, but both doctor and patient should realize that antihistamines only mask symptoms. They do not affect the root cause. When allergens are unavoidable and medication …

Do Allergy Shots Work?

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Administration of allergy shots, also known as immunotherapy, is a practice that has been used to manage allergy symptoms for nearly 100 years now. It involves the injection of allergen protein extracts from the body of patients in increasing doses to develop ‘immunity’ to those allergens. As a result, the immune system will be tolerant to the allergens hence reduce or eliminate allergic reactions in the future.