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5 Allergy Myths Debunked

Statistics show that over fifty million people in the US suffer from various allergies. This means their immune system is hypersensitive to particular triggers in the environment. The triggers include foods, pets, pollen, insect stings, latex, and certain medications. Allergies may also be inherited. Numerous myths are flying around about allergies. Most people lack an [...]

By | September 14th, 2017|Allergies, Blog|0 Comments

New Evidence for Vibration Allergies

Scientists from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have discovered a genetic mutation that causes for a very rare type of allergy - an allergy to vibration. The team of scientists, who were specifically housed at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) published their [...]

By | March 18th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Dietary Vitamin D Can Reduce Allergy Development

Vitamin D, also known as the sunshine vitamin, has long been linked to allergies. Studies have shown that children who live farther from the equator are more likely to develop allergies and suffer higher rates of hospital admissions due to allergic reactions.  From November through February, it is thought that people in the north (at [...]

By | March 4th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments