Skin Allergies

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By | 2017-05-31T15:14:00+00:00 April 1st, 2016|Skin Allergies|

Urticaria (aka hives) is a rash that is red, raised with welts that develop on the superficial surface of the skin. They are most commonly itchy, but can also be painful or burn. Common causes for urticaria are thyroid disorders, autoimmune disorders, low vitamin D, exposure to heat or cold, insect stings or bites, or [...]

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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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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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Is It Possible to Make Skin Resistant to Allergic Reaction?

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:08+00:00 June 7th, 2013|Allergy Solutions, Skin Allergies, Swelling|

Millions of people experience some kind of allergic reaction on the skin every year. There are a number of things that we can touch that will cause a reaction, with varying levels of severity. But is there something we can do to make our skin less sensitive to getting a reaction? First, let’s review the [...]

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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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