What Exactly Causes Spring Allergies?

What Exactly Causes Spring Allergies?

Spring is in full swing! Many of us look forward to this time of year: warmer weather, bluer skies, and more sun. Though Spring ushers in much to be excited about, it is also often characterized as “allergy season”!  According to the American Academy of Allergy,...
All About Allergy Testing

All About Allergy Testing

You may be someone or know someone who has allergies. More than 50 million people experience allergies every year! An allergy involves your body’s immune system overreacting to a foreign substance, referred to as an allergen. There are various ways you can come into...
Tips for Managing Fall Allergies

Tips for Managing Fall Allergies

Most people think seasonal allergies are only a problem in the spring. Did you know that seasonal allergies can also affect you in the fall? All the common allergy symptoms, such as a runny nose and watery eyes, can hit you in the fall as well as in the spring. As we...
Do Allergies Get Worse in Autumn?

Do Allergies Get Worse in Autumn?

People usually assume that allergies are most commonly activated in the spring as flowers, trees, and grass are blooming. This produces pollen which triggers spring time allergies. But allergies can occur throughout the year and autumn has its own allergy triggers....
All About Sinus Infections

All About Sinus Infections

Sinus diseases affect about 37 million people per year in the U.S. The sinuses in the bones around the lips, nose, cheeks, and forehead are hollow recesses. They are filled with mucous membranes that typically produce fluid (mucus), which helps to trap any debris....
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