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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 …

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 …

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.