Archive for Health

  • September 4, 2018

    How to Get Rid of Allergy Wheezing?

    Wheezing is a whistling sound that occurs when a person breathes. It is one of the symptoms associated with allergies. If you notice this symptom, you should consult with your doctor to identify the cause.   Sometimes, allergies may cause tightening of the throat, which leads to difficulties breathing. As...

  • September 2, 2018

    What Causes Itchy Fingers and How to Treat Them?

    Itchy fingers may not sound like a severe symptom, but they can significantly affect your quality of life. This annoying symptom may develop alone or accompanied by a rash or hives. There are several potential causes of itchy fingers. It is important to identify the cause, in order to treat...

  • August 30, 2018

    9 Useful Food Allergy Apps for All Those Affected

    If food allergies are your reality, the best way to control the symptoms is to avoid your trigger foods. Easier said than done though! Even if you all necessary measures to protect yourself from the allergens, the risk is still present. Here, we suggest you 10 food allergy apps that...

  • August 28, 2018

    What Is Allergic Bronchitis?

    The term “bronchitis” refers to inflammation of the bronchi – large and medium-sized airways conducting air to the lungs from the nose and mouth. The airways swell and narrow, which leads to coughing and difficulty breathing. Besides, increased production of mucus, caused by irritation, can block the airway.   Depending...

  • August 26, 2018

    Common Sinusitis Myths You Should Know About

    Sinusitis or sinus infection is a condition that causes inflammation of the sinus membranes. People with sinusitis often experience sinus headache, stuffy nose, fever, sore throat, coughing, and other symptoms. This condition can be caused by infection, sinus-irritating chemical or any other substance, as well as allergies.   Although sinusitis...

  • August 25, 2018

    Do You Have a Hair Dye Allergy?

    People may develop allergic reactions to almost anything from food to cosmetics. For instance, there are many people, especially women, who are allergic to hair dye. In this case, the reaction is most likely caused by certain chemicals contained in the product. Para-phenylenediamine (PPD) and para-toluenediamine (PTD) are the chemicals...

  • August 23, 2018

    What If You Have an Allergy to Condom?

    There are many different types of allergies. You can experience allergy symptoms after eating something, spending time outdoors, doing housework, or even after having sex. If you do frequently develop itching out of nowhere after protected sex, you may have an allergy to condom.   What Are the Symptoms of...

  • August 20, 2018

    How Should You Store Your Allergy Medications?

    If you have any condition that requires treatment with medication, you should know how to store your drugs correctly. This helps to maintain the effectiveness of the medication until the expiry date. When it comes to allergy treatments, following the storage requirements is particularly important. The wrong storage conditions can...

  • August 19, 2018

    What Should You Know About Watermelon Allergy?

    A watermelon allergy is a rare type of food allergy. It is more likely to affect children, but adults can also be allergic to this food.   The symptoms of a reaction to watermelon are similar to those triggered by other food allergens. A person allergic to watermelons may also...

  • August 18, 2018

    How Is Histamine Intolerance Different from Food Allergies?

    If you have a food allergy, even a tiny amount of the allergen may trigger a severe or life-threatening allergic reaction. In most cases, exposure to a food allergen leads to the symptoms like hives, stomach cramps, swelling of the face, lips and tongue, and difficulty breathing.   However, these...

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