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Allergy to ragweed and my 7 ways to help

Allergy to ragweed and my 7 ways to helpWhen I hear my son reading about the ancient Greek gods, as they eat the ambrosia, I cringe. Very ambiguous I feel about this word. I, of course, because of his education understand that the divine ambrosia and one that torments me and deprives a full life every year from late July to October, very different from each other, But still… Apparently, for the seven years that I give an exaggerated reaction to the introduction in my mucous membranes of the eyes, nose, throat pollen that «contagion», my mind is already firmly drew Parallels: ambrosia — the enemy, compromise is impossible with him!

And if the first years I, sneezing and constantly rubbing his eyes, went through all sorts of anti-histamines, on your body, checking all the side effects and unwanted complications, recent years I switched to alternative ways of dealing with allergies .

Can’t say that I have defeated your «enemy» — ragweed, it would be a lie, and to lie in his blog alter-zdrav.ru I don’t want, but still some ways before tasted bring relief in this difficult time for me maximum and almost universal dusting of ragweed pollen. Continue reading

Allergies and how to fight it

Allergies and how to fight itAllergies, 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

Allergic To Buckwheat – How to Fight the Disease

Allergic To Buckwheat – How to Fight the Disease10 years ago any doctor was willing to confirm that allergies to buckwheat can be. How else, after all, for many babies this cereal is the first food of life, and therefore as safe as possible for the body of the newborn. However, recent data confirm the fact that allergies, which is the plague of the XXI century, may appear from this indispensable to human body product.

The fact of allergic reactions to the use of buckwheat surprised even seasoned doctors, because this product does not contain the main allergen – gluten, and therefore is widely used in the nutrition of infants and sick people. Not to say that an allergic reaction to buckwheat is widely distributed, but in this case, the Allergy knows no age limits. To it may appear like a baby, which for the first time after mother’s milk tried weaning and in adults.

However, some physicians are not surprised allergic reactions to buckwheat, explaining this fact high content of proteins in the plant. Because cause a similar allergic nuts in which the content beks quite high. There are negative reactions to buckwheat, mostly younger kids that used to be interpreted by doctors as individual intolerance to the product. Today, increasingly, such reactions are allergic in nature. Continue reading

Eye allergies and how to fight it

Eye allergies and how to fight itThis 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

glands of animals

glands of animalsOne of the obstacles that may face a person who wants to have a home of York, is allergic!

The main allergen proteins glands of animals. Certain skin glands secrete specific proteins, called allergens and are contained in the fur, saliva and urine of animals. Tiny allergens easily spread in the air. In case of contact with skin or mucous membranes of a person suffering from allergies to animals, they cause an allergic reaction.

All Pets and birds can cause allergic diseases.

Allergens animals are among the most common allergens. Allergy to animals can be different and include:

– allergic rhinitis: sneezing, itching and nasal congestion, nasal discharge; Continue reading

Allergies – the scourge of our time

Allergies - the scourge of our timeHow 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

medicines prescribed by an allergist

medicines prescribed by an allergistThe child had a rash on the skin and do not pass, although already drunk all medicines prescribed by an allergist, gastroenterologist, dermatologist. Passed the tests, made Allergology and found allergic to cow protein. Think you can shout Hooray! Because the allergen is identified. Do not hurry to rejoice. It’s not that simple.

The immune system reacts to the protein of milk by skin rash, constipation or diarrhea, as well as constant coughing and runny nose. Allergy may be accompanied by lactase deficiency (congenital disease) or can be an independent disease. In the first embodiment, at the termination of receipt of the allergen into the body microflora will bounce back, eventually failure will disappear of itself. It’s also worth noting that the Allergy occurs as one kind of protein and several of its varieties. Allergic to a particular protein can be detected only in the laboratory. Continue reading

Drugs from allergies

Drugs from allergiesThe rapid development of civilization and urbanization, synthesis of new chemical compounds and environmental degradation

lead to thoughts of scientists that the current time was the beginning of a progressive course of allergic diseases. In fact, the value of this

pathology for the modern man is difficult to overestimate…

Essentially, an Allergy is a heightened sensitivity of the living organism, in relation to a specific substance or substances

(allergens) that develops with repeated exposure to these substances. Physiological mechanism of Allergy is the formation in the body

antibodies, which leads to a decrease or increase its sensitivity. Continue reading

ALLERGIC TO ANIMALS? THE VERDICT IS NOT FINAL!

ALLERGIC TO ANIMALS? THE VERDICT IS NOT FINAL!You really want to have the cat or dog, but you deny yourself this, because you or your family allergic to animals? Or you picked up by accident on the street, and now suffer from Allergy symptoms and torn between love for furry pozoblanco, which has already become a member of your family, and their own well-being?

Do not rush to abandon animals forever! There are lots of ways that you can try before you give your pet to other people.

First – a few interesting facts that you should know anyone.

· Most people believe that allergies cause the wool, but it is not so. Allergies can be caused by the proteins contained in the saliva and urine of cats. And in that case, if your pet goes outside, it can bring on your wool other pathogens allergies: mold, lint, dust, pollen.

· Allergic to animals is associated with several allergens. This explains why people react to one animal, but it normally carries a contact with another.

· Cats are twice as likely to cause allergies than dogs. Continue reading