Manejo de alergias alimentarias en la escuela

Es la temporada de regreso a la escuela y eso conlleva grandes responsabilidades para preparar a su estudiante para el año que viene. Para aquellos con alergias a los alimentos, prepararse para la temporada de otoño significa hacer un esfuerzo…
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Managing Food Allergies at School

It is back to school season and with that comes big responsibilities getting your student ready for the year ahead. For those with food allergies, preparing for the fall season means going the extra mile to have a safe and healthy school year.…

5 Ways to Avoid An Insect Sting This Summer

We are officially halfway through summer which means a sting from a bee, hornet, wasp, or fire ant is more likely to occur while enjoying outdoor activities. In this blog, we’ll explore what to look out for if you do get stung and how to…
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What you need to know about food allergies and your child

No parent wants to see their child suffer. As a parent, one of the worst fears is that one’s child will or has developed a food allergy. Whether inherited or not, food allergies are more common in children, with research showing that…
Allergy SA - Pollen allergies, sneezing, oak, tree, mold
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The Most Common Ways That Pollen Gets Into Your Home

If you suffer from frequent allergies, keeping pollen out of your home is vitally important. Doing so ensures that you feel yourself when you're home and can avoid battling allergy symptoms such as a scratchy throat, runny nose and itchy…

Fall Allergies: FOX Daytime at Nine

Dr. Lukena Karkhanis, from Allergy SA, talks with Kimberly about allergies. In San Antonio allergies are all year around, ragweed and cedar are the two big seasons. Kimberly also learns that you can develop the allergies over time.
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San Antonio Ranked The #5 Most Challenging U.S. City To Live In With Pollen Allergies

San Antonio has been ranked the #5 most challenging U.S. city to live in with pollen allergies, according to the Spring Allergy Capitals Report from the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA). The city jumped from the 22nd spot…

EpiPen Shortage Notice

There is currently a supply shortage on EpiPen® and EpiPen Jr® due to manufacturing delays. Mylan has released a statement explaining that product is still available, and they are able to assist in locating alternative pharmacies. AllergySA…

May 1st is World Asthma Day

May 1st is World Asthma Day. If you're living with asthma, know that you're not alone. You can control your asthma by taking the right medications and knowing your triggers. The board-certified allergists at AllergySA are here to help. Contact…
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Cold vs. Allergies

Are you reaching for the tissues with a runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing several times a day? Before you go straight for the cold medicine aisle in your local pharmacy, here are some tips to help you determine if your symptoms are being…
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Preparing for Summer Allergies and Asthma

Are you prepared for allergies and asthma this summer? Learn more from Allergy SA's Medical Director Joseph D. Diaz, M.D. as featured on San Antonio Living. Book Now at 210-616-0882.
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Breakthrough Treatment for Eczema

Dupixent (dupilumab) injection, the first biologic agent to treat adults with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis (eczema) has been approved by the FDA. Allergy SA is redefining the treatment of eczema by providing Dupixent for new and current…