How Allergy Works

An allergy can be broadly defined as an abnormal, adverse, physical reaction of the body to certain substances known as allergens. It is usually referred to as a hypersensitive state…

Diagnosing Your Allergies

Since allergies play such a significant role in lost productivity, increased healthcare costs, and simply making your life miserable, it is important to determine which allergens are responsible for specific…

Allergies Types

There are almost as many types of allergies as there are allergy sufferers. They are usually classified according to what causes them, or the symptoms they cause. Allergens may cause…

Allergy Supplements

Top-Tier Allergy Supplements Many nutrients address the symptoms of allergies: runny nose; stuffy nose; and watery, itchy eyes. I am going to describe the ones I most commonly use and…

Allergy Shots

I wonder how many of you have been through these agonizing series of injections only to have your allergies remain and how many of you they have helped. Allergy shots…

Anaphylaxis – Symptoms & Treatment

A severe, potentially fatal, allergic reaction to certain substances. GENETICS – Sometimes runs in families AGE GENDER LIFESTYLE – Not significant factors Anaphylaxis, also called anaphylactic shock, is a rare…