A latex allergy is usually caused by a response from a person’s immune system when it comes into contact with natural rubber latex. Some reactions are severe, whereas other reactions are more mind. Keep reading and learn how you can cope if latex allergy symptoms are holding you back. […]
If you are a cat owner or have recently had a bad reaction in the presence of a cat, then you may have a cat allergy. Today, we are going to explain what cat allergies look like, what causes them, and how to treat them. What Causes Allergies to Cats? […]
Welcome back readers! As the winter is in full swing, it can be problematic for those with allergies and sensitivities. Whether you have been sneezing more due to the buildup of dust and debris in your air vents, or other allergens causing reactions within your system – you should discover […]
The foundational premise of Holistic medicine is that the human body consists of a set of interdependent systems that affect each other physically, mentally, emotionally, and even spiritually. In other words, it is grounded in the belief that a reaction in one part of your body will affect other body […]
Allergic to Jewelry: Did one of your favorite necklaces leave you feeling itchy or red? Or did a random patch of bumps on your wrist surface after wearing the new bracelet you were just gifted? Is this the first time you are experiencing an allergic reaction to jewelry? Or has […]
Most people identify seasonal allergies with spring pollen and then confuse summer allergy symptoms with a common cold or Covid. Summer and spring allergy symptoms are the same—runny nose, coughing and sneezing, itchy/watery eyes, or a sore throat. Typically, seasonal allergy symptoms do not include fever and shortness of breath which are more common with colds and Covid.
August is usually considered the start of summer allergies. That is the month when ragweed surfaces as the most common allergen.
The spring season has historically been considered a time of new beginnings. The long, cold winter has come and gone. Spring marks the turning point for warmer weather, longer hours in the day, and a lift in spirits for many people. There is an abundance of reasons why spring is […]
Allergies to perfumes, colognes, and the fragrances used in everything from room deodorizers to fabric softeners to soaps are widespread. Studies have shown that about 30% of the United States population has sensitives to various fragrances and perfumes. So, what do you do if this is a problem for […]
Myth: Dry Climates are the Best for Allergies Pollens and fungus or molds are found everywhere. You can move away from one set of allergens, but unfortunately you will probably develop new sensitivities wherever you end up. Myth: Beaches are the Best for Allergies Since ragweed pollen can be […]
When most people think of common allergy symptoms like nasal congestion, runny nose, sneezing, and headaches, they think these are all allergic reactions to something. However, sometimes these symptoms are not caused by allergies, but are a sensitivity reaction – specifically to the weather. Changes in the weather, such as […]