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
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
Imagine for a moment: the sun is shining, the birds are singing, cheerful company nearby, and one is bad, he is very upset. Just a little bit and the skin will blister will become difficult to breathe, and from his eyes tears will flow. Familiar picture? If Yes, then you are a typical allergies, and we have something to talk about!
Allergies called change the sensitivity of the living organism to external influences unfamiliar, alien to this body of substances and components of the tissues with a distinct response. And since such substances great variety, and allergies are just uncountable. What can react in this way man? Yes to all! In sunlight, the scent of herbs and flowers, poplar fluff, orange, honey, Oriental sweets, household chemicals, paint, synthetic fabrics, medicines, canned food and seafood. This list has no end. And all because of some change in the sensitivity! What actually is this the most sensitivity? Continue reading
The most active time when rampant allergies – from may to August. Parents in this period, actively procured the drugs for themselves and their children.
The cause of the outbreak is an all flowering plant species.
Examining, medical sites and reading books on medicine, you can get information that the Allergy is manifested as rhinitis, so it is very easy to confuse with normal SARS. In order to ensure that the cause of snot was not cold and it is an allergic reaction, carefully observe the child. Unlike colds, allergic rhinitis increases when going out or going on nature. Also, preferably, if you find yourself or your child a sense of “constant” cold, weakness, fast fatigue – look to the allergist and turn in the analysis, since only samples for allergens will indicate the true cause of the ailment. Continue reading