Dogs May Reduce a Baby’s Risk of Developing Eczema
February 23rd, 2023
If you need another reason to adopt a dog from the Oregon Humane Society, consider this: Research has shown that prenatal and early life exposure to dogs may reduce a baby’s chances of developing eczema! What Is Eczema? Eczema is an inflammatory skin condition that often appears in childhood. Common symptoms include: ItchinessDry skinRednessScaly patchesBlisters...Read More
Why Do Allergies and Asthma Frequently Occur Together?
February 9th, 2023
Research has shown that allergies and asthma often occur together. Let’s explore why these two conditions are connected, as well as what you can do to get your symptoms under control. Allergies and Asthma Have the Same Triggers Many of the same things can trigger both allergies and asthma. Common substances like pollen, dust mites...Read More
Learn About Allergy Fatigue: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment
January 27th, 2023
When you think about the symptoms of allergies, you probably think of itchy, watery eyes, congestion, runny nose, sneezing, scratchy throat and rash or hives. But have you ever considered that allergies can also cause fatigue? We review the symptoms, causes and treatment of allergy fatigue below. Symptoms of Allergy Fatigue If you’re experiencing an...Read More
Will Traditional Allergy Medication or Allergy Shots Work Better for Me?
January 13th, 2023
If running at Riverfront City Park triggers your allergy symptoms, you’ll probably do just about anything to find relief. Fortunately, there are several options that can help. If practicing avoidance isn’t enough, the allergy experts at recommend taking medications or getting allergy shots. We review more information about these options below so you can determine...Read More
How Allergies Can Affect Senior Citizens
December 29th, 2022
Allergies are a common ailment that affects people of all ages. Research shows us that roughly 5-10% of patients above 65 years have allergies and that the condition “often persists into older age and can occasionally make its initial appearance in the elderly.” Let’s take a closer look at how allergies can affect older adults...Read More
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