Are Allergies Genetic?
Every time you have an allergy attack, do you have your ancestors to thank? Seasonal allergies can be due to a genetic disposition you’ve inherited. What Are Allergies? Allergies are your body’s immune system response to things it thinks are foreign attackers. Allergy triggers, like pollen, dust, mold, or animal dander are a few examples […]Read More
Most Common Allergy Triggers
About 1 in 5 Americans suffer from allergies, which can cause a variety of annoying symptoms. At their most serious, allergies can even trigger a life-threatening reaction. If you have allergies, learning what substances you’re allergic to can help you avoid them. In addition, getting treatment can also help protect you from adverse reactions. In […]Read More
How Does Allergy Testing Work?
Allergies are a very common condition that affects up to 30% of people, causing a variety of annoying symptoms. If your doctor suspects that you have allergies, he or she may recommend allergy testing to determine what, if any, substances you’re allergic to. In this blog, the board-certified ear, nose, and throat doctors with New […]Read More
How Can I Treat My Allergies?
Allergies can be a minor nuisance for a few weeks out of the year or a major problem that leaves you red-eyed, sniffling, sneezing and miserable on a regular basis. When allergies combine with other problems like snoring, sleep apnea and eczema, you can add sleep deprivation and chronic itching to the mix. However, all […]Read More