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April 16, 2018
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Are Penicillium Mold Allergy, Penicillin Allergy and…

Airborne mold fungus spores are one of the most common causes of allergic reactions leading to nasal congestion or runny nose, itchy eyes and coughing. There are various types of molds that trigger allergies. For instance, Penicillium, which is the most common indoor mold,…

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…

April 24, 2018
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What Is the Link Between Seasonal Allergies and Low…

According to many allergy experts and doctors, seasonal allergies may have a significant impact on a person’s mood. Affecting about 36 million Americans, seasonal allergies may cause symptoms that are not just annoying but can actually lead to serious mood-related disorders…

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…

February 23, 2018
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Are Your Symptoms Pointing to a Grass Allergy?

Grass allergy can occur as a result of inhaling grass pollen or coming into direct contact with grass. Sometimes, when you spend time on the fresh air, especially in spring, your eyes may start itching, and you may develop a runny nose. Or an itchy rash may appear after…

April 14, 2018
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6 Myths About Spring Allergies

Spring is the most difficult period for the majority of people with seasonal allergies. Runny or stuffy nose, itching, red and watery eyes are only a small part of the annoying symptoms experienced by allergy sufferers. While you can find a lot of different information about…

April 19, 2018
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Summer Allergy-Induced Asthma: Causes, Symptoms, Prevention…

For many people, summer season is the most favorite time of the year, but not for those who suffer from summer allergy-induced asthma. While the longest vacations of the year begin, and both children and adults spend more and more time outside, people with summer allergies…

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…

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March 31, 2018
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What Do Vitamin B12 Supplementation and Cobalt Allergy Have in…

Vitamin B12 supplementation has been linked to the development of an itchy, blistering skin rash, known as contact dermatitis. Specialists distinguish two types of contact dermatitis: irritant and allergic. However, it’s often difficult (and not important) to make a distinction…

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…

March 31, 2018
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What Do Vitamin B12 Supplementation and Cobalt Allergy Have in…

Vitamin B12 supplementation has been linked to the development of an itchy, blistering skin rash, known as contact dermatitis. Specialists distinguish two types of contact dermatitis: irritant and allergic. However, it’s often difficult (and not important) to make a distinction…