Aside from sneezing, congestion and itchy, watery eyes, allergies can cause fatigue and disturbed sleep. Poor sleep can lead to decreased productivity, depression, memory problems, and may make it hard to function during your daily activities. All of this makes it crucial to treat fatigue from allergies in the name of a good night’s rest.
During the fall, when more allergens are in the air, it may be hard to know the difference between COVID-19 and your fall allergies. Click below to learn how you can spot the difference!
Common asthma triggers are allergens (pollen, dust mites, mold), smoke, outdoor air pollution, fragrances, and infections like a cold or the flu. However, the weather can also be a trigger to some with asthma. In the winter, cold, dry air can cause asthma symptoms, which is why we recommend wearing a scarf around your nose
In the United States, approximately 2.5% of children, or nearly 2 million, suffer from peanut allergies. It is one of the top eight most common food allergies, and the number of cases has grown steadily over the last decade. As such, many parents of infants and toddlers often wonder if their child is allergic to
Fall allergies, while the name seems to indicate it won’t start until the leaves start turning and the weather cools down, we begin to see patients experience symptoms in late summer as early as late July. Unfortunately, ragweed pollen starts blooming in July, and it is one of the most commonly associated with allergic rhinitis
Many patients don’t know much about immunotherapy or allergy shots before they enter our office. Below are some of the frequently asked questions we get from our patients. What are my treatment options for seasonal allergies? After a patient has been allergy-tested and diagnosed with allergic rhinitis, our physicians use a three-tier approach for treatment:
The most common foods that cause allergic reactions in people are milk, egg, fish, wheat, shellfish, tree nuts, peanuts, and soybeans. However, there have been reports of allergic reactions to many other types of foods, including red meat. Research shows that for a red meat allergy, unlike many food allergies, the cause can be connected
Some people get itchiness in their mouth or throat after eating certain fruits like melon or peaches. Many would think it is a food allergy to the fruit or vegetable and believe they need to stop eating that food. However, as with all food allergies, we encourage you to seek the advice of a board-certified
In the midwest and southern regions of the US, the weather is heating up, and the beginning of summer is quickly approaching. Allergies are usually associated with the spring or fall because pollen is active during these times and causes allergy symptoms in many people across the US. However, summer allergies are also common and
Allergy Season can add confusion when it comes to determining if you have symptoms of COVID-19. We’ve listed allergy symptoms vs COVID-19 Symptoms.