Allergies, many scientists, called the epidemic of the twenty-first century. And it is, unfortunately, allergic reactions are identified now every fifth inhabitant of the planet.
And experts estimate that allergies and hidden Allergy affects about 40% of the inhabitants of our planet.
If we talk in medical terms, an Allergy is a reaction of immune system to certain external stimuli. As a result of which, the body produces immunoglobulins.
The concept of Allergy emerged relatively recently, in 1906. Pediatrician Clemens Von pirok so-called reaction of their young patients to stimuli in the environment. But this does not mean that until then, the doctors did not know of the Allergy. Hippocrates wrote that due to the use of some products because some people are having rashes on the skin. Continue reading
This year in new York and many other States doctors registered the highest number of complaints of allergies, including from those people who never before from this disease did not suffer. Often, the disease affects the eyes, as they are in direct contact with the environment. Redness, itching and watery eyes are signs of inflammation of the mucous membranes of the eyes, or conjunctivitis. The main issues about allergies in the eyes of our magazine responded ophthalmologist Julia Giyaur.
In connection with this spring so dramatically increased the number of people with allergies?
The main reason was the prolonged winter, after which coincided with the time of flowering of all plants. As a result, in the air jumped a record amount of pollen. Continue reading
Probably no other disease can not boast of such growth, as allergic. According to statistics, over the last 20 years of the existence of various types of allergies has increased almost 4 times.
As a result, every fifth person on our planet has a particular constant allergies, that is inadequate the body’s response to various substances, manifested in direct contact with them.
Substances can be very different and be ingested can in three ways: orally, when the allergen is ingested with food; through the respiratory system when we breathe in an allergen; contact — in contact with the allergen. Continue reading
How to deal with allergies? Is it possible to cure allergies? Cross-Allergy, detoxification, diet. Allergic to pollen.
Allergy. How many people suffer from it in the modern world. Symptoms completely throw me for a loop – snot, tears, headache, foggy, bad mood. Sometimes worse – problems with breathing and even anaphylactic shock, which is deadly.
What causes allergies? Its origin is shrouded in mystery, because it is rather strange that the body begins to react to harmless things like pollen. Some attribute the increase in the number of Allergy sufferers with impaired environment and the chemicalization of life. Perhaps that is the place to be and psychosomatics (rejection of something).
I confess that although I do love wild edible and medicinal plants, collect and consume them, teach other people the knowledge about herbs, I have allergies. Allergic to the pollen of grasses and sage. Continue reading
Allergy to ragweed – one of the most common seasonal form of allergic reactions in Ukraine.
Allergy to ragweed suffer almost all allergies, regardless of gender and age. In this case, the allergen is pollen from wind-pollinated plants, which generously ears on every lawn. Every Bush ambrosia sprays up to a billion units of pollen grains.
The ragweed pollen is flying with the wind over distances of over five hundred kilometers, so the chance to avoid contact is almost none. The period of flowering ragweed continues from July to September.
Allergy to ragweed:
Coryza, with constant allocation transparent liquid snot (aconselho secret). In severe allergies is characterized by paroxysmal sneezing.
Watery, bloodshot eyes. Continue reading