Allergies

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What are Allergies?

An allergy is the reaction your body has when it comes in contact with a specific substance. You can experience allergies in different ways such as th

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Preventing & Treating Allergies

Since there is no cure for allergies, the easiest way to control them is to limit contact with an allergen. In this video, Dr. Paul Knoepflmacher

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Allergies at Home

The good thing about indoor allergies is that the environment is much easier to control. It is important to know what causes your negative reaction, s

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Allergies and Pets

For some people, pets can cause health problems ranging from an annoying stuffy nose to a serious asthma attack. In fact, it is estimated that around

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Tip: Seasonal Allergies

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh shares some tips on how to combat those annoying seasonal allergies including checking the daily pollen count, s

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Is it a Cold or Seasonal Allergies?

How do you know if it is a cold or seasonal allergies? Dr.Parikh overviews the similarities like histamine, and differences such as onset and length

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Does eating honey prevent allergies? - Word On The Street

Many believe that consuming honey helps build a tolerance to pollen allergies, but does eating honey prevent allergies? Dr Parikh reviews this myth

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Allergies & Weather - Word On The Street

Does weather affect seasonal allergies? Dr. Preeti Parikh overviews how rain can affect the level of allergens in the air.

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Does where you live affect allergies? - Word On The Street

Does where you live affect allergies? Dr. Parikh reviews regional risks for potential allergens like plant types and length of the humid season.

Food Allergies

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What are Food Allergies?

A food allergy is what happens when your body mistakenly thinks a food is dangerous. It doesn’t take much as just a small amount of food can trigger a

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Food Allergy Substitutions

Having a food allergy means remaining vigilant about what you eat at all times. In this video, Registered Dietitian Sharon Richter discusses.