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Food Allergies and Children

Parents and guardians only want what is best for their children. Protecting a child from all forms of harms is the biggest responsibility for adults. Hands are held when crossing a street and education is enforced as a foundation of life. What about the food we feed our children? As...

Pills or Spray?

If you have ever been down an allergy medication aisle at a drug store, you might have noticed many options for allergy medication. The number of options constitutes “choice overload.” How is someone supposed to decide under these circumstances? One of the hardest decisions to make is whether to get...

Allergies and Pests

When the word allergy is mentioned, most people think of pollen or pets, and warm weather. During the warmer months, a silent allergen lurks in the areas unseen and causes uncomfortable symptoms: insects.   Insects become more noticeable and prolific during the warmer months and cause a wide range of...

Why are people Allergic to Pets?

Unfortunately, allergies to animals with fur are highly common in Marlton, Willowgrove NJ. This problem goes well beyond smaller areas of New Jersey. Almost 30% of all people in the United States suffer from pet allergies. If you are allergic to animals, there are things you can to alleviate symptoms....

United States Allergy Stats

Allergies are the immune system’s response to foreign substances that aggravate the body.  An allergic reaction could be a response to anything you eat, inhale, or inject into your body. Most allergic reactions are treatable, but are very uncomfortable; itchy noses and eyes, scratchy throats, and coughing and sneezing are...

Important Information About Summer Allergies

Summer allergies can turn a beautiful day into an uncomfortable nightmare. Most people who suffer from allergies experience their worst symptoms during the spring months of April and May. In Newton PA, many of the same triggers that cause springtime allergies are to blame for summertime allergies. According to Allergists...

Do You Suffer from Rhinitis?

Many people in the United States of America suffer from rhinitis, which is more commonly known as hay fever. Rhinitis triggers allergy symptoms that are similar to the symptoms of a cold. A virus does not cause hay fever. Those who do suffer, suffer from one of two types of...

Getting Over Fears of Allergy Shots

Getting needles injected into your arm on a weekly basis may not be a desirable way to spend your time. Some individuals are scared of getting shots, and they will try to avoid those situations at all costs. For those who hate needles and also suffer from allergies, your best...

Remedies for Eye Allergy Symptoms

All allergy symptoms are bad, but many claim that itchy, red, and swollen eyes are the worst. It is hard to see and focus through those eyes, partially because they are being rubbed consistently. They can become swollen and red, which makes them less attractive than rested, white eyes. In...

Why are my Eyes always Itchy during Spring?

Do you suffer from ocular pruritus during the spring allergy season? Pruritus, pronounced proo-RIE-tus, is the medical term for itchy eyes. Almost everyone experiences itchy eyes at some point, and in many cases the main culprit is allergies. At times the pain and discomfort can feel unbearable. Allergy pills, drop,...