ALLERGY DROPSAs an alternative to shots, allergy drops is an effective way to treat environmental allergies. Instead of injections, patients are given drops under the tongue to help reduce allergic symptoms. *
ASTHMAAsthma is a chronic disease involving the airways in the lungs. These airways, or bronchial tubes, allow air to come in and out of the lungs. If you have asthma your airways are always inflamed. *
ATOPIC DERMATITIS (ECZEMA)
ATOPIC DERMATITIS (ECZEMA)Eczema is a chronic or recurrent inflammatory skin disease that usually begins in the first few years of life. It is often the initial indication that a child may later develop asthma and/or allergic rhinitis (hay fever). In infants, eczema usually appears as tiny bumps on the cheeks. *
BIOLOGICSA biologic may be the answer for patients still having symptoms despite the use of standard controller medications. AllergySA offers several biologic therapies for the treatment of moderate to severe asthma including Xolair (omalizumab), Fasenra (benralizumab), Dupixent (dupilumab), Nucala (mepolizumab) and Cinqair (reslizumab).
FOOD ALLERGIESOur team of health care professionals conducts research on immunologic diseases in an effort to provide advanced care for our patients. Being specialists in this field of medicine, our focus is allergies, asthma and the ways the body protects itself from infections and diseases. *
HIVES / SWELLING
HIVES / SWELLINGYour immune system overreacts to a particular protein found in that food. Symptoms can occur when coming in contact with just a tiny amount of the food. *
INSECT VENOM ALLERGIES
INSECT VENOM ALLERGIESHives (urticaria), involve red, itchy, swollen areas of the skin that range in size and appear anywhere on the body. They can appear suddenly, and may be the result of an allergic reaction. Some people have chronic urticaria that occurs almost daily for months or, in some cases, years. *
PET ALLERGIESIf you are insect-allergic, after the first sting, your body produces antibodies called Immunoglobulin E (IgE). If stung again by the same kind of insect, the venom interacts with this specific IgE antibody, triggering the release of substances that cause an allergic reaction. *
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School is right around the corner so we want to make sure your kids with asthma will be safe. If your child suffers from asthma, it is likely that you already have an Asthma Action Plan for them. If you don’t have one yet, don’t…
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Kids are home for the summer and this heat is unreal. You need to keep them busy while you work from home. What do you do? Family time can be a great and memorable time these days, and what better way to spend time together than by making…
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Eosinophils are a type of white blood cell in our body that helps fight off parasitic infections and cancers. They also play a role in allergic reactions. They make up a small fraction of our white blood cells, and the number of eosinophils…