Category: Allergy

Environmental factors that cause childhood allergies

Environmental factors that cause childhood allergies

It is essential not to expose the child to dust and not offering foods other than breast milk during the first six months of life. It is best to prevent the onset of allergy. It is recommended to keep it in a clean environment, with few objects and progressively start to offer food.

What is allergy and allergic reaction?

What is allergy and allergic reaction?

An allergy (also called hypersensitivity reaction) appears when the body’s defense system, the immune system overreacts against exposure to an allergen. It can reach these tissues by direct contact with the skin, mucous membranes...

How to avoid spring allergies

How to avoid spring allergies

Springtime allergies become more persistent because it is the season of the year in which the plants are in full of flower and occurs pollination, pollen and mites in the atmosphere increases significantly.  ...

Plants that cause allergies because of the sun effect

Plants that cause allergies because of the sun effect

There are several types of plants possessing a photoactive substance that can affect the epidermis. If people are wet or sweaty in the sun and are in contact with this sap, originates an allergic...

The effect of allergies on daily life

The effect of allergies on daily life

It is estimated that 60 million Americans (20% of the U.S.) suffer from all types of allergies. For adults, allergies are the fifth leading chronic disease and a major cause of absenteeism from work....

Detect histamine allergy – symptoms and treatment options

Detect histamine allergy – symptoms and treatment options

Histamine allergy occurs in most cases when an intolerance of histamine. Histamine is released during an allergic reaction by the body. Basically, the person is allergic to any type of allergy. Cause of this...

Lactose Allergy – Information for patients

Lactose Allergy – Information for patients

The lactose allergy is actually not an allergy in the strict sense, but a sensitivity to lactose, correctly this is called lactose intolerance. People who suffer from a lactose allergy, eating an ice cream...

Fat cream – especially in winter demand

Fat cream – especially in winter demand

Fat cream makes it brittle and cracked skin supple again, moisturizes, can protect against frostbite and is available at any pharmacy for less money. Eczema, atopic dermatitis or psoriasis is often recommended a fatty...