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Allergies and how to fight it

Allergies and how to fight itAny allergies we owe their immunity. 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.

What Allergy?

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

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

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

A message from the doctor

A message from the doctorA message from the doctor that I am allergic often sounds like a death sentence: can’t be cured, can only weaken suffering. Question for the patient is vitally relevant, let’s carefully consider this serious problem.

Causes allergies

• Pollen during flowering.

• The dust.

• Wool.

• Substances with strong odor.

• Skin particles, saliva, urine is allowed.

• Some foods (citrus, strawberry, chocolate). Continue reading

Any allergies we owe their immunity

Any allergies we owe their immunityProbably 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.

What Allergy?

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

Allergy

AllergyAllergy – is a word that is now many at the hearing. In some people there is an increased sensitivity to the action of those or other allergens – substances external and internal environment.

For people predisposed to the disease, an allergen can be any substance that surround it and the pollen, drugs, household chemicals, and household dust, and medicines, and pet hair, and food.

To Allergy may occur unexpectedly and go through the same. It should be noted that Allergy is also inherited, so if one parent has allergies, there is a 25% probability that the child will also have this disease. The chance of becoming allergic children increases if both parents suffer from allergies.

Analysis for allergens are one of the most common types of laboratory tests. Continue reading

Allergy to ragweed

Allergy to ragweedAllergy 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

What is Allergy and how to fight it

What is Allergy and how to fight itAllergy treatment

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

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