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Auvi-Q vs EpiPen

Move over EpiPen, there’s another epinephrine injection in town. Auvi-Q is an alternative to EpiPen used to treat life-threatening allergic reactions. After a recent recall of Auvi-Q, it is back on the market and growing in popularity. With a shortage of EpiPens in parts of the U.S., it comes at the perfect time. After a careful… Continue Reading Auvi-Q vs EpiPen

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Food Allergy Survival Guide for Memorial Day

Memorial Day is approaching, and most Americans have their mouths fixed for hot dogs and hamburgers. For those with food allergies and sensitivities, however, Memorial Day can pose a threat. While many are planning cookouts, food allergy sufferers are planning how to navigate through the weekend without having an allergic reaction. With 15 million Americans… Continue Reading Food Allergy Survival Guide for Memorial Day

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How to Manage Allergies as a Pet Lover

Millions of people share their home with a pet; but with allergies on the rise, many are saying goodbye to their furry friends. Our allergists understand the difficulties faced when forced to choose between your pet and allergies. So we’ve compiled a list of tips on how to live with your pets when you suffer… Continue Reading How to Manage Allergies as a Pet Lover

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Determining the Best Antihistamine for Your Allergy Symptoms

Aren’t All Antihistamines the Same? The simple answer is no; antihistamines come in a variety of forms and target different symptoms. Forms of medication include oral products, nasal sprays, and eye drops. Depending on the symptom being treated, the best choice of antihistamine will vary. While the best option for treating your allergies is to… Continue Reading Determining the Best Antihistamine for Your Allergy Symptoms

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What is Oral Allergy Syndrome?

What is Oral Allergy Syndrome (O.A.S.) or Food Pollen Syndrome? Food Pollen Syndrome is a localized allergic reaction in the mouth following the consumption of food. Have you ever experienced swelling of the lips or a scratchy throat after eating certain fruits, vegetables, or nuts? This may be an indication of O.A.S., also known as… Continue Reading What is Oral Allergy Syndrome?

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