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Spring allergies may cause a whole range of annoying symptoms. Sneezing every two seconds, coughing, while taking care of your runny nose and watery eyes and suffering from a sore throat can be quite a tough experience. Allergies are well known to affect the quality of life, which in many cases, leads to stress in […]

Stress and Allergies:…

February 19, 2018
The symptoms caused by seasonal allergies can be extremely annoying. Various over-the-counter or prescription medications can help to ease them, but they come along with a number of side effects, such as sleeping troubles. There are many reasons why you might want to replace, partially or fully, your allergy medications with more natural treatments. You […]

Can You Use Local Honey…

February 17, 2018
An allergic reaction to mold happens when you breathe in tiny mold spores, and your immune system responds by releasing antibodies and chemicals to attack the “invader”.  The symptoms are usually mild and similar to those of other respiratory allergies: runny or stuffy nose, sneezing, itchy or watery eyes, cough, postnasal drip, itching of the […]

What Foods Can Trigger…

February 8, 2018
If a woman is struggling with allergy during pregnancy, she has to inform her healthcare provider about all the medications, even over-the-counter ones, she is using to ease the symptoms. Although the majority of allergy medicines are usually safe during pregnancy, it is always better to check with your doctor to make sure everything is […]

How Can You Control Your…

February 7, 2018
Although essential oils can trigger allergies in some people, in others, they can provide an effective allergy relief.   Seasonal allergies may affect you at various times of the year, whether it’s winter, spring, summer or fall. You may experience the symptoms from time to time, e.g. when the plants that trigger your allergies bloom. […]

How Can Essential Oils…

January 20, 2018
Latex is a natural substance found in many products including rubber gloves, condoms, and medical devices. In some people, products containing latex may trigger an allergic reaction. Although it is still not clear what latex allergy is caused by, some doctors believe that frequent contacts with latex and rubber may contribute to the development of […]

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January 13, 2018
February 12, 2018
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Food Allergies and Medications: Can Food Products in…

These days, allergies to various food products are becoming more and more of a problem for both adults and children. Estimated 8 and 5 percent of children and adults respectively are allergic to at least one food. While the only way to prevent food allergies is to avoid…

February 11, 2018
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At You at Risk for Marijuana Allergy?

Sometimes, people exposed to marijuana plant may experience allergy-like symptoms. Can you develop an allergic reaction to weed? In fact, marijuana allergy is possible, as in those who are using medicinal marijuana for the first time, as for those who have been consuming…

February 11, 2018
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At You at Risk for Marijuana Allergy?

Sometimes, people exposed to marijuana plant may experience allergy-like symptoms. Can you develop an allergic reaction to weed? In fact, marijuana allergy is possible, as in those who are using medicinal marijuana for the first time, as for those who have been consuming…

December 6, 2017
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What Is Penicillin Allergy and How Is It Treated?

  Penicillin has been an essential medicine for clearing up bacterial infections for more than seventy years now. However, in some cases, your body may develop allergy to medications, and this drug may also be causing bad reactions in some people using it. The…

January 18, 2018
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Winter Allergies Explained

When the winter season comes, many of us start having some annoying symptoms like sniffling or sneezing. In most cases, the symptoms are caused by colds and they usually go away after a few days. But what if your cold symptoms stay much longer? This means that you are likely…

August 3, 2017
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Everything You Should Know About Hay Fever

In the article below, you will find all the necessary information about allergic rhinitis, also known as hay fever, including its causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options. Definition of Hay Fever Allergic rhinitis, otherwise known as hay fever, is the most…

August 2, 2017
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Complete Guide to Ragweed Allergy

Ragweed allergy is quite a common condition, and its outbreak season starts in late summer and lasts until October or November. The article below provides all the information you need about ragweed pollen allergy. Ragweed Pollination Period The fall season is often…

August 1, 2017
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Springtime Allergies and What They Are Caused by

Springtime is a period when many people experience allergy symptoms. In this article, most common spring allergy triggers are discussed, as well as the symptoms they cause. In most people, seasonal allergy symptoms occur during the spring season. Many seasonal allergens…

July 30, 2017
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Common Summertime Allergy Triggers

Summer is a season when many common allergens become active and different triggers can cause allergic reactions. Below, you will find some kind of an informational guide to allergies occurring during summer. Summertime Allergies Percentage of the time people spend…

January 18, 2018
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Winter Allergies Explained

When the winter season comes, many of us start having some annoying symptoms like sniffling or sneezing. In most cases, the symptoms are caused by colds and they usually go away after a few days. But what if your cold symptoms stay much longer? This means that you are likely…

Allergy in Kids

February 15, 2018
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Is It Possible to Have a Toothpaste Allergy?

Toothpaste is one of most commonly used products on our planet. Normally, people clean their teeth with a toothpaste at least once a day. However, certain types of toothpaste may cause allergy-like symptoms. In general, toothpaste allergy is a rare disorder. This can be…

July 25, 2017
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What Should You Know About Brachioradial Pruritus?

Itching (pruritus) is an unpleasant feeling that can be extremely disturbing, especially at night, when you are trying to sleep. Below, you will find an information about such type of itching as brachioradial pruritus, including its causes, symptoms and treatment options. Pruritus…

July 26, 2017
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What Is the Difference Between Atopic Dermatitis and Contact…

Normally, you can easily tell the difference between atopic dermatitis and contact dermatitis. However, in some cases it is not so obvious. It is also possible that both conditions occur at the same time, which makes it even more difficult to diagnose the correct disease. Although…

July 27, 2017
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What Do Experts Know About Sun Allergy?

There are people who, when exposed to sunlight, experience symptoms, similar to those of an allergic reaction: itching or burning sensation, gives, or even rashes. This makes people think they have a sun allergy. In fact, only a few of them truly have a hereditary…

July 31, 2017
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Topical Steroids for Skin Diseases

Many types of skin allergies, including eczema, can be treated with topical steroids. Topical steroids are anti-inflammatory medications that help to reduce itching, flaking and oozing on the skin. They have to be applied to skin daily, one or more times a day. Topical…

February 1, 2018
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Nickel Allergy: Symptoms, Causes and Prevention

Nickel allergy is one of the most commonly occurring skin allergies. It is a form of allergic contact dermatitis that causes an itchy rash on the area of the skin exposed to a nickel-containing item.   Nickel is a normally a harmless substance that is widely…

February 15, 2018
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Is It Possible to Have a Toothpaste Allergy?

Toothpaste is one of most commonly used products on our planet. Normally, people clean their teeth with a toothpaste at least once a day. However, certain types of toothpaste may cause allergy-like symptoms. In general, toothpaste allergy is a rare disorder. This can be…

February 4, 2018
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Fragrance Allergy Explained: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

As fragranced products become more and more demanded and supplied, a number of people with a fragrance allergy or sensitivity is growing. You can be exposed to fragrances in many ways: through scented candles or fragrance advertising inserts in fashion magazines; through…

February 6, 2018
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What If You Have an Allergy to Tattoo Ink?

When you decide to get yourself a tattoo, there are some aspects you should consider before entrusting your skin to a tattoo master. Possibility of virus infection like hepatitis and HIV is probably the greatest risk associated with tattoo industry. Therefore, you have to…

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