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Diagnosis and Treatment of Rhinitis

Diagnosis and Treatment of Rhinitis or Hay Fever

Rhinitis is a type of an allergy which affects the nose due to many types of foreign matters or allergens like dust, pollen’s, animal dander and certain types of food items.  The type of Rhinitis that is caused due to pollen’s is specifically termed as Hay Fever.  This is a seasonal allergy which is results […]

Asthma Triggering Allergies

Common Asthma Triggering Allergies

Asthma attacks can be caused or triggered due to the action of certain allergens.  This means that asthma is triggered by allergies which tend to increase the inflammation caused and make it difficult for the asthmatic patient to breathe normally.  The following are some of the most common types of asthma triggering allergies: Food Allergies: […]

Latex Allergy and its treament methods

Latex Allergy and its Various Treatment Methods

What is Latex Allergy? Latex allergy is a kind of a reaction which occurs in those people who are allergic to natural rubber latex.  The allergy generally develops in the case when a person is repeatedly exposed to rubber latex. Latex is basically a rubber which consists of proteins that are absorbed by those who […]

Poodles

10 Best Dog Breeds for Children With Allergies or Asthma

A lot of people and children have allergies and asthma and these people are often recommended to stay away from possible allergens such as pollens, dust, mites and animal dander. But what about those children who love pets and cannot stay without them? Well there are certain dog breeds which are best for children suffering […]

pet allergies myths

4 Most Common Myths Regarding Pet Allergies

Pet allergies are those kinds of allergies which result due to the presence of pets and the most common allergen in this case is animal dander.  It is true that pet allergies are very common and a lot of people show symptoms of pet allergies such as wheezing, sneezing, coughing, asthma etc., but most of […]