By | 2016-07-20T13:55:06+00:00 July 20th, 2016|Allergies, Swelling|

Most people will develop pain, irritation, and erythema at the site of a sting or bite from a venomous insect such as a bee, wasp, hornet, or yellow jacket. However if you have an allergy to stinging insects this can develop into a more serious reaction, known as anaphylaxis. Anaphylaxis can cause symptoms of difficulty [...]

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The Broad Health Implications of Vitamin D

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:00+00:00 February 17th, 2016|Allergies, Asthma, Skin Allergies|

Most of us have heard about vitamin D as it relates to bone health. However, there is increasing evidence that vitamin D can effect your health in other ways as well. There is evidence to suggest that a low or deficient Vitamin D deficiency lead to an increased frequency of eczema, hives (or urticarial), allergies, [...]

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Food Allergy Tips for Back to School

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:00+00:00 August 4th, 2014|Allergies, Food Allergies|

The smell of freshly opened books, brand new crayons, and pencils being sharpened means only one thing… school is almost back in session! For the food allergic child and their parents going back to school takes a bit more preparation than the average student. Below are some ideas that you may consider when getting your [...]

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Dealing With Summertime Allergies

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:00+00:00 July 21st, 2014|Allergies, Allergy Solutions, Seasonal Allergies|

The summer season has hit its peak, and so has many individuals allergies. Stores are packed with a variety of antihistamines, such as Fexofenadine, Cetirizine, and Loratadine and people ready to buy them. Antihistamines can help reduce allergy symptoms, however for many individuals antihistamines only reduce symptoms minimally. Provided are a list of ideas that [...]

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When Allergies Induce Asthma

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:01+00:00 May 9th, 2014|Allergies, Allergy Related Illness, Asthma|

With pollens swirling around in the crisp spring air the sneezing and itchy, watery eyes are just beginning, however exposure to pollens can also contribute to many symptoms in individuals with asthma. Allergens such as tree, grass, or weed pollen and cat or dog dander can cause an individuals airways to become inflamed. This inflammation, [...]

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Oral Allergy Syndrome

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:01+00:00 April 1st, 2014|Allergies|

“My tongue, mouth, and throat are itchy after eating fresh fruits and vegetables” is a common comment at Rocky Mountain Allergy. Developing these symptoms after eating fresh fruits and vegetables occurs with some individuals with severe hay fever. That's not to say that everyone with pollen allergies has oral allergy syndrome. A person may sneeze [...]

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Tips For Gardening and Allergies

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:01+00:00 March 4th, 2014|Allergies, Seasonal Allergies|

Tending to your garden can often times feel overwhelming if you feel miserable while accomplishing the task. The itchy, watery eyes, runny nose, and the sneezing are often times just too unpleasant for gardeners, but there are ways to minimize your symptoms while working out in the yard. The following is a list of ideas [...]

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Dealing with Springtime Allergies

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:01+00:00 March 1st, 2014|Allergies, Pet Allergy, Plant Allergies, Seasonal Allergies|

Spring is such an exciting time of year. It bring hope, flowers, blue skies, kids laughing outside in the yard, and… achoo… allergies. Of course you can always take over-the-counter antihistamines such as Zyrtec, Allegra, and Claritin to minimize sneezing, nasal symptoms, and itchy, watery eyes, and most recently the FDA has approved nasal steroids [...]

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What’s the Difference Between Allergy Shots and Drops?

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:01+00:00 February 24th, 2014|Allergies, Allergy Solutions, Seasonal Allergies, Spring Allergies|

Many people ask about allergy drops. “What’s the difference between allergy drops and allergy shots?” is one of the most common questions we hear. Allergy shots and drops work along similar lines but have some important differences, not the least of which is the fact that allergy drops have not yet been approved in the [...]

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Avoiding Valentine’s Day Allergy Triggers

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:01+00:00 February 7th, 2014|Allergies, Food Allergies|

Valentine’s Day is just right around the corner. With kids bringing candy to school to give to their peers, a lot of pressure is placed on children with food allergies, their parents, and yes, even their teachers. Most children with food allergies are very aware of what they can and cannot eat. Most are very [...]

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