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  • Oral Allergy Syndrome: Itchy, Burning Feeling in your Throat

    Some people's mouth feels as if it's on fire upon eating fruits like apples, peaches, cherries, celery, carrots or plums. Their palate itches so badly that they feel like kicking themselves. This...
    30/03/2016 by Dr.
  • 6 Interesting Facts about Sunscreen Allergy

    Come summer and there has to be a sunscreen to defend your delicate skin from the sun's powerful rays. But what if the very 'skin-saving' sunscreen is causing more harm to your skin than good, in...
    29/03/2016 by Dr.
  • Lactose Intolerance vs. Breast Milk Allergy

    The best gift you can give your baby is to feed her with breastmilk. Considered as "liquid gold", the American Pregnancy Association claims that it has multiple benefits - boosts baby's immune...
    24/03/2016 by Dr.
  • Top 7 Home Remedies for Food Allergies

    The University of Maryland Medical Center, food allergy is a reaction of the body's immune system to otherwise harmless substances in certain foods. Food allergies are different from food...
    23/03/2016 by Dr.
  • Top 5 Home Remedies for Seasonal Allergies

    Seasonal allergies also known as Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis or Hay Fever affects the human respiratory system and can cause a lot of discomfort.  Seasonal allergies are the allergic symptoms that...
    19/03/2016 by Dr.
  • Pet Allergy

    Pet allergy is an allergic reaction caused by the proteins present in the skin, saliva and urine of the pet animals. The signs of pet allergy are similar to those of hay fever which include runny...
    14/09/2015 by Dr.
  • Pollen Allergy or Hay Fever

    The word pollen is derived from Greek which means 'fine flour'. The pollen grains are produced in a flower to fertilize the stigma or female flower to produce seeds. The quantities of pollen grains...
    21/07/2015 by Dr.
  • The Painful Bed Bug Bites

    Bedbugs are small parasitic brown and flat hematophagous insects that infest houses and feed on blood of mammals and birds. There are several species of bedbugs which comes from the cimicid family...
    28/06/2015 by Dr.
  • Hives : An Allergic Condition

    Hives is a skin reaction that causes itchy patches which can range from small spots in size to large blotches which can be several inches in diameter. Certain foods, drugs or other substances are...
    20/06/2015 by Dr.
  • Mold Allergy

    Molds are very small fungi. The spores of molds are airborne and they float in air. Molds grow in damp places where air, food, water and appropriate temperature are available. Molds are usually...
    08/06/2015 by Dr.