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Bee Stings 101

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:01+00:00 June 23rd, 2014|Allergy Related Illness, Stinging Insect Allergies|

With increased temperatures comes increased number of wasps, bumblebees, hornets, and yellow jackets. Many individuals fear these flying insects and rightfully so, however these fears can be eased when an individual knows how to avoid as well as treat a sting. AVOIDANCE When eating outside make sure your food and drink are completely covered. Avoid [...]

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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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By | 2017-05-31T15:14:02+00:00 December 31st, 2013|Allergies, Allergy Related Illness, Skin Allergies|

Urticaria often called hives is when someone experiences itchy bumps or welts that are red and raised. It is more prevalent in today’s society then individuals realize. Urticaria can be broken down into two main kinds: acute (lasting less than 6 weeks) or chronic (lasting longer than 6 weeks). There are a variety of causes [...]

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The Cough

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:07+00:00 September 10th, 2013|Allergies, Allergy Related Illness, Asthma, Asthma and Children, Seasonal Allergies|

When you hear an individual cough is your fist instinct to duck and cover so that you won’t get the illness the individual coughing has? Your assumption of the person being sick in some cases may be right, however there are many other reasons while an individual coughs. Allergies, asthma, acid reflux (GERD), vocal cord [...]

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Eosinophilic Esophagitis

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:09+00:00 February 8th, 2013|Allergy Related Illness|

Many individuals have difficulty swallowing and feel as though food is getting “stuck” in their throat. These symptoms are troublesome and can cause discomfort. Eosinophilic Esophagitis, also referred to as EoE, is often related to allergies and the esophagus becomes inflamed. The inflammation develops due to an excess of eosinophils, a type of white blood [...]

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Dealing With Eczema

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:10+00:00 November 18th, 2010|Allergy Related Illness, Skin Allergies|

What can you do to lessen symptoms?   Itchy, red and dry. These three words best describes the rash that is known as eczema. It is a common problem in Utah. It can occur in infants, children, and adults. The cause of eczema is not completely understood, although hereditary factors and breakdown of the outermost [...]

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