Stop! My Kid Can’t Eat That: Food Allergies In Children

Gambar terkaitIn the middle of the night in Atlanta, I got a frantic call from my daughter in Chicago. “Daddy, I’m so sorry to wake you, but Michael just ate a little piece of cashew and now his face is swollen and he’s breaking out in a rash all over his body.” Once I realized that her voice wasn’t just part of some bad dream, I gave my doctor’s orders: “Give him Benadryl and take him to the emergency room immediately!”

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8 Tips For Reducing Seasonal Allergy Symptoms

Hasil gambar untuk 8 Tips For Reducing Seasonal Allergy SymptomsDo you suffer from seasonal allergies? Mold spores or pollen from trees, grasses and weeds can leave you just as miserable as catching a cold. You can’t cure your allergic reactions like you would a cold, but with medication and the right tactics you can survive the changing seasons nearly symptom free. Here are 8 tips for reducing your exposure to airborne allergens:

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Food Allergies – Why You Get Them and How to Control Them

Hasil gambar untuk Food Allergies - Why You Get Them and How to Control ThemThere are several different types of allergies including food and airborne allergies, and though they are increasing worldwide there is a lot we still don’t know about them. We do know that an allergic reaction is triggered when the immune system mistakenly identifies an allergen as harmful. An allergen is a substance like mold, pollen or some substance in food that upon entering our body causes our immune system to release certain chemicals to attack the invader.

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