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Self Testing For Food Intolerance

Self Testing For Food Intolerance

Self testing for a food intolerance has pros and cons over traditional allergy tests.Both methods have their place of course.No matter how much you respect your doctor's opinion, allergy and food intolerance testing does have an important role to play.......[Read More]
Food Allergy or Intolerances - Symptoms in Adults and Children

Food Allergy or Intolerances - Symptoms in Adults and Children

The symptoms, frequency and severity of food allergies differ from person to person. A mildly allergy can show itself as a skin condition such as eczema, respiratory conditions such as hay fever, a slightly runny nose or sneezing, but there is a very wide range of symptoms that can be caused by alle......[Read More]
Susceptibility Genes for Allergic Rhinitis and Allergy

Susceptibility Genes for Allergic Rhinitis and Allergy

Learn more about the genetic basis of allergic rhinitis and the associated allergic phenotypes.......[Read More]
Cat Allergy Linked to Asthma

Cat Allergy Linked to Asthma

More than half of asthma cases in the U.S. are linked to allergies, with sensitivity to cats responsible for 29% of allergy-related asthmas, according to new research.......[Read More]
How Does Stress Affect Allergies?

How Does Stress Affect Allergies?

It doesn't cause allergies, but stress can make your allergy symptoms worse.......[Read More]
Asthma and Pregnancy

Asthma and Pregnancy

Asthma and pregnancy might seem as though they don't go together, but a pregnant woman with asthma should be able to keep her asthma under control and have a healthy child. So, asthma in pregnancy is nothing to fear.......[Read More]
Discover The Best Ways To Cope With Your Asthma

Discover The Best Ways To Cope With Your Asthma

People who have asthma have many more problems to deal with than people without it. Just being diagnosed for the first time can be very disturbing, and all the details of learning how to live with it can overwhelm nearly anyone. The information in this article can help you devise a plan that will ma......[Read More]
Useful Tips to Relieve Sinus Allergies

Useful Tips to Relieve Sinus Allergies

There are millions of people all around the world who are affected by sinus allergies. When you take a breath, the tiny particles enter your lungs through nose, which cause this type of allergy. The tiny particles do not necessarily have to be dust only. They can be tiny insects, hair, microorganism......[Read More]
Understanding Allergic Bronchitis - Simple Prevention Tips

Understanding Allergic Bronchitis - Simple Prevention Tips

Do you suffer from allergies? Here are some tips for you and general information about your condition.......[Read More]
Is Your Child Suffering From Allergic Asthma?

Is Your Child Suffering From Allergic Asthma?

One of the most common causes of asthma in children is allergy. Well, children with family history of asthma are prone to inheriting this tendency. One may observe that the onset nay seem like a acute rhinitis, or common cold, and in no time you child shows signs of heavy breathing and short breath.......[Read More]
Complications from an Asthma Attack

Complications from an Asthma Attack

Asthma is one of the fastest-growing health and upper respiratory problems in the United States and there is no cure for it. Asthma results in more lost days of school for children than any other ailment and countless hours of lost productivity for adults. In most cases, the symptoms of asthma can b......[Read More]
Reliv & Asthma

Reliv & Asthma

Reliv is a line of nutritional supplements sold through a Missouri-based multilevel marketing company, Reliv International. The company says its products are effective in treating numerous medical conditions, including asthma. Until there are readily available independent studies that back up the co......[Read More]
Factors Leading to the Proliferation of Candida

Factors Leading to the Proliferation of Candida

Candida albicans is a variety of parasitic fungi found in the gut flora of human beings. These diploid myco-heterotrophs are generally present as both yeast and filamentous cells and are known to proliferate under certain conditions and hamper the normal functions of human organs.......[Read More]
Asthma During Pregnancy-References

Asthma During Pregnancy-References

CitationsNational Asthma Education Program (2005). Report of the Working Group on Asthma and Pregnancy: Management of Asthma During Pregnancy: Recommendations for Pharmacologic Treatment Update 2004 (NIH Publication No. 05 - 5236). Available online: http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/prof/lung/asthma/a......[Read More]
Asthma Caused By Fungi

Asthma Caused By Fungi

Fungi may cause an asthmatic reaction even as it does some of the other nefarious things that it is credited with. Of course if you have fungus growing on your body then that is a serious problem that you need to deal with. Fungal exposure has also been implicated as a causative factor for asthma. T......[Read More]
3 Easy Strategies to Surviving the WORST Allergy Season Ever

3 Easy Strategies to Surviving the WORST Allergy Season Ever

The mild winter most of us experienced brought on early spring conditions--and also encouraged more pollen circulating and shortened freezing periods that normally kill off many mold spores and other allergens. Here's how to dodge those irritants and get through spring comfortably.......[Read More]
Information on Cat Allergies

Information on Cat Allergies

A cat allergy is no laughing matter. Learn more from WebMD about the causes, symptoms, and treatments of allergies to cats.......[Read More]
Rhinitis

Rhinitis

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of rhinitis including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.......[Read More]
Allergy Info You Need to Know

Allergy Info You Need to Know

Informing yourself about what to do to avoid allergens as well as what to do during an attack or reaction are the keys to control.Did you know that 1 out of 6individuals in the United States have this problem?Doctors that specialize in those affects are called allergists.These are only a few of the ......[Read More]
Asthma and Allergies - The Hidden Cockroach Allergen in the Home

Asthma and Allergies - The Hidden Cockroach Allergen in the Home

One secret fact about cockroaches is that although they prefer carbohydrates to protein and fat, they will eat almost anything when they are hungry. This is why people find cockroaches in the strangest places like near exposed wallpaper paste, opened envelopes, and bars of soap.......[Read More]