Posts by arallergy

5 Common Myths About Seasonal Allergies

If you experience sneezing, coughing, and watery eyes during the spring or fall, then you may have allergic rhinitis, more commonly known as seasonal allergies or “hay fever.” Many misconceptions surround seasonal allergies, so read these five common myths to better understand this common condition.

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What Causes My Asthma to Flare-Up?

The most common symptoms linked to asthma are wheezing, shortness of breath, a feeling of chest tightness, and coughing. One in every 13 people in the US has asthma, and it is the leading cause of childhood chronic disease, according to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America.

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How To Recognize an Asthma Attack

Asthma is a common disease that can make it extremely difficult to breathe. During an attack, your airways swell and constrict. This may lead to coughing, wheezing, difficulty breathing, and chest tightness.

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4 Reasons Your Child Should Be Allergy Tested

Fall has officially arrived. While you may be happy to see your child back in class, you also have a lot to do to prepare them for the beginning of the school year. Amid buying backpacks and picking up pencils, don’t neglect to have your kids tested for child allergies.

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