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Allergy Eyes...puffy, swollen, discolored

Posted on February 7, 2019 at 7:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Swollen, discolored, puffy eyes is often a sign of allergies. Very common disorder - often referred to as “allergic shiners.” Often difficult to reverse unless the cause of the allergy or allergies is treated.          

 

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Allergies Snoring and Sleep Apnea a dangerous combination

Posted on January 31, 2019 at 5:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Snoring and nasal congestion caused by allergies increases the risk of developing Sleep Apnea. A potentially serious and life threatening condition that can lead to high blood pressure, strokes, heart attacks and diabetes.

The good news is that reducing nasal inflammation caused by allergies may reduce symptoms of both snoring and sleep apnea.

A few simple allergy tests can determine the cause of inflammation and nasal congestion. We use the most current method of treating aller...

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Treating Pet Allergies with Sublingual Allergy Drops

Posted on January 25, 2019 at 3:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Your dog or cat can cause recurring “cold” symptoms, stuffy nose, snoring, chronic cough, postnasal drip, headache, asthma and even reflux. Pet allergies are very common – over 65% of households have one or more pets. There is no such thing as a “non-allergic” or hypoallergenic dog or cat. Cat dander is usually more potent and worse than dog dander. Pet dander and their dried saliva become part of the air we breathe and cause “cold” and allergy sympto...

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Think you have food allergies?

Posted on January 19, 2019 at 4:40 PM Comments comments (0)

One out of every 10 people in the United States have dry itchy skin known as eczema. Eczema is more common in children but also found in adults. In children under the age of 2 eczema is most often related to milk and egg allergy but can occur with any food. Children over the age of 2 often have pollen, mold, dust mites or pet allergies. Children with eczema are also more prone to developing asthma, allergic rhinitis. Although we cannot treat food allergies with sublingual allergy drops, we ca...

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Eczema and Allergies

Posted on January 11, 2019 at 9:10 AM Comments comments (0)

One out of every 10 people in the United States have dry itchy skin known as eczema. Eczema is more common in children but also found in adults. In children under the age of 2 eczema is most often related to milk and egg allergy but can occur with any food. Children over the age of 2 often have pollen, mold, dust mites or pet allergies. Children with eczema are also more prone to developing asthma, allergic rhinitis. Although we cannot treat food allergies with sublingual allergy drops, we ca...

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Dangers and Side Effects of Decongestants

Posted on December 1, 2018 at 12:10 AM Comments comments (0)

Did you know that OTC decongestants like Sudafed (pseudoephedrine) can cause insomnia, heart palpitations, raise your blood pressure and block urine flow?

Decongestants can be potentially dangerous if you have cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, glaucoma or an enlarged prostate.

Antihistamine combinations - Claritin-D, Zyrtec-D contain pseudoephedrine and have the potential to cause side effects. I never prescribe, nor would I recommend decongestants, or combinations fo...

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Sinus and Migraine headaches triggered by allergies

Posted on November 14, 2018 at 5:35 PM Comments comments (0)

The odds of having sinus and migraine headaches are significantly higher in people with allergies compared to those without allergies.

Indoor allergens, mold, dust mite in carpeting and mattresses along with pet dander often trigger pain receptors causing migraine and sinus headaches. Medications treat symptoms, have side effects and can be addictive. Treating the cause of the problem with, safe, non-addicting, sublingual (under the tongue) allergy ...

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Rhinase great for dry morning and winter nose.

Posted on November 7, 2018 at 12:25 AM Comments comments (0)

 

Rhinase (formerly Rhinaris), nasal spray or gel, is a great product to combat the dry crusty nose we often have during the winter. Warm air from heating systems dries the nasal passages causing nasal congestion and in some cases snoring. Using Rhinase at bedtime can help reduce or eliminate morning nasal stuffiness. Rhinase has a longer lasting effect than most over the counter nasal gels and sprays. No burning or stinging. Highly recommended whenever you fly to prevent the...

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Indoor Allergies are Treatable with Allergy Drops

Posted on October 26, 2018 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Colder weather has begun and we have transitioned from air-conditioning and open windows to turning the heat on and closing windows. Our indoor environment has changed and our exposure to dust mite, mold and pet dander increased. If you are having frequent sore throats, colds, nasal congestion, postnasal drip, sneezing, dry hacking cough, frequent throat clearing, sinus headaches, asthma and snoring you may be suffering from indoor allergies.

Are symptoms worse in the evening and morni...

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Doctors have no knowledge of sublingual allergy drops or treating allergies at home.

Posted on October 15, 2018 at 9:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Does your doctor or Pediatrician know that allergies, sinus and allergic asthma can be treated with daily under the tongue allergy drops instead of allergy shots? The answer is probably not!

Your doctor or Pediatrician like most people is familiar with “allergy shots.” Most doctors and patients are not aware there is an alternative to allergy shots. Sublingual (under the tongue), allergy drops have been used to treat allergies in Europe for more than 80 years. This revoluti...

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