Tired? It Could be Allergies

Most people know that allergies cause sneezing and a runny nose, but they can cause a host of other symptoms, too, including fatigue. In fact, as many allergists will tell you, fatigue is one of the symptoms that allergy sufferers are most likely to complain about. So...

Is There a Treatment for Food Allergies?

So you have food allergies. Your only option is to avoid them, right? Not necessarily. Thanks to a relatively new treatment for food allergies known as sublingual immunotherapy, food allergy sufferers are able to eat more of the foods they love without fear of...

Grass Allergies: A Source of Summer Misery

Allergy sufferers who have been in the trenches with spring pollens may be ready for a respite in summer. Allergies typically wane in summer and winter, but not if you have sensitivities to grass. Grass pollens are in full swing in summer. Onlookers may revel in thick...

Allergy or Celiac Disease?

By definition, an allergy is our body’s negative response to a substance that enters our body, most commonly through food intake or our respiratory system. One of the most common kinds of food allergy is wheat allergy. Wheat allergy is often mixed up with celiac...

General Practitioners: How to Increase Medical Practice Profits

If you’re a general practitioner, you may be looking for opportunities to increase medical practice revenue. One of the best ways to do this is by adding allergy treatment to your practice offerings. At least 20 percent of Americans suffer from allergies. That means...

Are Allergies Upsetting my Stomach?

Irritable bowel syndrome is a diagnosis often given to those who suffer with ongoing gastrointestinal troubles. Symptoms may include nausea, bloating, gas, cramping, diarrhea, and vomiting. There may be a number of things triggering these uncomfortable symptoms, but...