For diseases like Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease, your gastroenterologist likely has prescribed you immune suppressing medication to reduce inflammation. Medications can vary, but the most common drugs given is Azathioprine (Imuran), Methotrexate, and Ciclosporin. For many patients, they have to weigh their options on whether they would rather have a compromised immune system or experience the agonizing symptoms of their irritable bowel disease.
Ulcerative Colitis for example, is categorized as an autoimmune disease that causes… READ MORE →
If you have noticed that when your asthma is at its worst, your acid reflux (heartburn) is equally as bad—this is no coincidence. Although science has yet to discover the connection between the two, it has been determined the two conditions are related in some way. When acid reflux gets worse, your asthma typically does as well, and vice-versa. Even though the science behind it has yet to be identified, we do know how to treat it…. READ MORE →
Do you suffer from an immunological deficiency? Do you have a recurring illness, one that is particularly severe, or one that is just difficult to cure? The good news is that if your immune system isn’t working properly today, it doesn’t mean you’ll have to live like this for the rest of your life. There are therapies available that can boost your body’s capacity to fight infections, such as immunoglobulin replacement therapy. Read on for more information, then contact
When your body overreacts to mold spores in the air, you have a mold allergy. Mold spores can cause coughing and other symptoms if you are exposed to them. Mold allergies are frequently linked to asthma. If you have a mold allergy, you should try to limit or prevent your exposure to molds that might produce an allergic reaction.
Mold allergy symptoms
When you have a mold allergy, you may experience a number of indications and symptoms. Mold allergy symptoms differ from person… READ MORE →
Having allergies comes with a slew of drawbacks. They’re not only unsettling, but they may also be dangerous. This is when a person’s allergies are so severe that they feel as if they are unable to breathe. If this describes you, please contact so we can determine the best course of action. Continue reading to learn more about how we might be able to assist you.
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It is Essential for a Person with an Immune Deficiency to Get an Accurate Diagnosis and Treatment Plan
Immune deficiency may have an impact on every aspect of your life as well as your general health. During this period of uncertainty, individuals realize how critical it is to be aware of these concerns and ensure that they are under control. If you think you might have an immune deficiency, call to see how we can help.
Allowing an inexperienced doctor to diagnose your immune… READ MORE →
It’s normal for someone with a dust or dander allergy to have severe symptoms at night. Why? Dust mites live in dust, feed on skin cells, and induce allergic reactions in people. Because most people spend so much time in their beds each day, it’s not uncommon for a bed to accumulate a big number of skin cells, making it a prime target for dust mites. Allergy-proof mattress is one of the offered answers to this… READ MORE →
When you take medicine, you’re doing it because something in your body doesn’t seem to be operating properly. You take this prescription in the hopes of feeling better, but what if the reverse happens? What happens if you have a bad reaction to the medicine itself? Read on to discover more about medication allergies, and then call to be tested… READ MORE →
Hives can range in size from little, red lumps to the size of plates on your skin. Nobody likes hives, and there is a plethora of simple, at-home treatments available. We looked into the best ways to treat hives and came up with six different options to explore.
Bathe in a cool water
Apply a cold compress on the welts individually or soak in a cool bath to relieve… READ MORE →
Food allergies affect over 15 million Americans, the majority of whom are children. Have you ever thought about why this is the case? Or why many children outgrow their food sensitivities as they get older? The solution has to do with our immune systems’ ability to distinguish between harmful and harmless foreign chemicals.
It’s all about the antigens
Food includes macromolecular marks known as antigens, which the immune system detects as alien, much like… READ MORE →