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Why Not Try Acupuncture for the Relief of Allergic Reactions

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Most of the time when a person is hypersensitive to certain health conditions or objects, the end result is an allergic reaction to a health condition or object. It is believed that no two persons will experience similar symptoms for the same kind of allergy.

Some of the symptoms that usually manifest during an allergic reaction include:

-Breathing difficulties
-Rashes
-Skin irritation
-Watery eyes

If you are suffering from an allergic reaction the best thing … Continue reading

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March 14th, 2015 at 3:52 am

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Allergic Reactions Risk Factors

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There are three factors that heighten your likelihood to develop an allergic reaction. The three factors are upper respiratory infections, the immediate environment and genetics.

A child with a parent that is allergic to a certain material/substance will have a 30% to 50% chance of inheriting his parent’s likelihood to be allergic although surprisingly, the child may not necessarily acquire his parent’s specific type of allergy. The child has a high likelihood to inherit a … Continue reading

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November 24th, 2013 at 8:00 pm

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Allergic Reactions Preparing for Your Appointment

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When seeking treatment for your allergic reactions, you may first visit your doctor who will evaluate your condition and may refer you to an allergist especially if your allergies become worse or continue even after taking antihistamines bought over-the-counter.

As with typical visits to your doctor, you can prepare well for your appointment by doing a few things.  In fact, prior to your appointment your allergist may even require you to prepare and perform some … Continue reading

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November 17th, 2013 at 2:11 am

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Allergic Reactions Lifestyles and Home Remedies

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Ways to Relieve Nasal Congestion

Nasal congestion and hay fever symptoms can be effectively addressed through a home remedy known as nasal lavage. This is a method that entails the cleaning out of the sinuses using saline solution (which is simply a solution of salt and water). You can use a bulb-style syringe to clean out your sinuses with saline, you can also try utilizing a neti pot, wherein you pour a small amount of … Continue reading

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November 10th, 2013 at 2:28 am

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Allergic Reactions Complications

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One high chance a person with allergies can experience is an allergy complication. Allergy complications can vary from light annoyances to extremely dangerous and deadly situations.  Knowing your allergic reaction symptoms is one important approach towards treatment.

Mild Allergy Complications

A large number of allergy sufferers will show symptoms that are light to moderate. Pollen or pet dander and such types of allergens can be very uncomfortable but the allergic reactions they cause are not … Continue reading

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November 3rd, 2013 at 2:27 pm

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