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How Can I Determine What My Allergy Triggers Are?

Are you confused by what’s setting off your allergy symptoms? With so many potential triggers, it can feel overwhelming trying to identify a single cause! Fortunately, allergy testing can help get to the bottom of things.

Nov 7th, 2021
When to See a Doctor About a Cough

Most people end up getting a cough from time to time. But how do you know when it requires medical attention? Keep reading to see when that nagging cough could be a sign of a problem.

Oct 6th, 2021
5 Common Causes of Hives

Have you developed red or itchy welts on your body? Hives can range in size from small spots to large patches, vary from mild to severe, and occur for various reasons. Keep reading to learn about this skin reaction.

Sep 7th, 2021
Benefits of Allergy Shots

Do you suffer from allergy symptoms? Do you feel like your medications no longer help? Allergy shots can help reduce your sensitivity to certain triggers, making them a highly effective, long-term solution. Keep reading to learn more.

Aug 10th, 2021
How Do I Know if I’m Allergic to Penicillin?

The last thing you want to do is risk-taking a medication you’re allergic to. However, estimates show that most people diagnosed with a penicillin allergy don’t have one. Here’s how to find out safely if you do — or don’t.

Jul 13th, 2021
What Is Spirometry?

When it comes to measuring lung function, nothing beats spirometry. This standard test takes place during a routine office visit and can help diagnose or monitor breathing conditions like asthma. Keep reading to learn more.

Jun 17th, 2021
Help! I’m Embarrassed About My Eczema

Eczema does more than impact your skin; it also takes a toll on your self-confidence. Fortunately, there are ways to help get your eczema under control and manage your symptoms during flare-ups. Keep reading to learn more.

May 18th, 2021
The Benefits of Rush Immunotherapy

Thinking about immunotherapy but don’t want to wait three to six months to see results? It could be time to consider rush therapy. Keep reading to learn more.

Apr 21st, 2021
Do You Have Any of These Signs of a Food Allergy?

There’s a lot of talk about food allergies these days. But true food allergies are very different from food sensitivities or intolerance. So how do you know if you have a problem? Keep reading to learn how to spot the signs.

Mar 10th, 2021
Understanding When Rush Therapy Is Appropriate

When you live with allergies, immunotherapy can offer long-term relief. But betting on traditional allergy shots can take several months to work. So when should you consider rush therapy options instead? Keep reading to learn more.

Feb 3rd, 2021
Is Asthma Curable?

When it comes to asthma, there’s good news and bad news. That’s because there may not be a cure for this chronic condition, but it’s highly treatable. Treatments are so good you can now almost completely control your symptoms.

Jan 14th, 2021
How Many of These Food Allergy Symptoms Do You Have?

Having a food sensitivity or intolerance isn’t the same as a food allergy. However, learning to recognize an allergy’s signs and symptoms can help determine if you should see a specialist for a diagnosis.

Dec 9th, 2020
Is Immunotherapy Safe?

Interested in finding long-term allergy relief but worried about safety? Allergy shots can help you ditch your medications by slowly desensitizing you to your triggers. Here’s how they provide safe and effective results.

Nov 9th, 2020
How Common Are Food Allergies?

Food allergies seem to be growing more common with every passing year. But how prevalent are they, and how likely are you to have an allergic reaction? Keep reading to learn more.

Oct 14th, 2020
Medical Conditions That Cause Hives

When it comes to hives, there could be more to your rash than meets the eye. Keep reading to learn about this common skin reaction and what could be to blame for your symptoms.

Sep 9th, 2020
5 Benefits of Allergy Shots

Tired of suffering from allergy symptoms because nothing seems to help anymore? You don’t have to hide from your allergy triggers; immunotherapy could help. Keep reading about allergy shots and how they can provide long-lasting relief.

Aug 17th, 2020
Common Eczema Triggers

Do you struggle with itchy, red, cracked, or inflamed skin? You could have eczema. Fortunately, understanding what’s causing your flare-ups can help keep your symptoms under control. Keep reading to learn more.

Jul 14th, 2020
Can Air Conditioning Cause Sinus Congestion?

Have you been struggling with a clogged nose since turning up the AC? If you find yourself reaching for your tissues when you walk into a cold room, your air conditioning could be to blame. Keep reading to learn why.

Jun 25th, 2020
Know the Signs of an Allergic Reaction to Insects

Thousands of people need urgent medical care each year, and at least 90-100 die because of insect stings. But how do you know if you’re allergic to insects or if your reaction to a sting is cause for concern? Here’s what you need to know.

May 7th, 2020
How You Can Start Preparing for Spring Allergies Now

Do you suffer from seasonal allergies? You’re not alone. Over 50 million Americans live with allergies, and it’s the 6th leading cause of chronic illness. Fortunately, taking the right steps now can keep your symptoms under control; learn how.

Feb 18th, 2020
Can You Develop Food Allergies as an Adult?

Once you reach adulthood, you might think you know your body. Then you start experiencing unusual symptoms after eating certain foods. Don’t panic. It could simply be a newly developed food allergy.

Jan 14th, 2020
What Is Immunotherapy and Can It Cure My Allergies?

Are you tired of allergy symptoms that knock you off your feet? Does the mere thought of ragweed have you reaching for a tissue? Whether you have seasonal allergies or symptoms that last year-round, immunotherapy can provide relief once and for all.

Nov 25th, 2019
Who Let The Dogs In?

Many people do not realize that allergy and asthma triggers lurk inside their homes.

Oct 1st, 2019
Dr. Sullivan - The Spread of Ebola

Dr. Sullivan discusses increasing evidence indicating Ebola virus can be spread from an infected person to healthcare workers and others when a patient coughs.

Oct 1st, 2019
What Immunotherapy is Right For You?

Allergen immunotherapy, also known as allergy shots, can help people who suffer from allergic rhinitis (nasal allergy), allergic conjunctivitis, and allergic asthma caused by allergens such as pollen, mold, animal dander, and house dust mites.

Oct 1st, 2019
Ignoring the Flu Can Be Deadly

On December 20, 2009, 32-year-old actress Brittany Murphy died of flu related complications in her Beverly Hills, California home.

Oct 1st, 2019