News For Tag "allergy"

  • Caring for Kids with Food Allergies

    Caring for Kids with Food Allergies

    posted on Monday, April 15, 2019

    Food allergies are on the rise in our children. Today, eight food allergens are responsible for the majority of allergic reactions. These foods include cow's milk, eggs, fish, peanuts, shellfish, soy, tree nuts and wheat. Communication and coordination can help prevent a reaction.

  • Tips for Treating Eczema

    Tips for Treating Eczema

    posted on Wednesday, October 25, 2017

    Eczema is a chronic skin condition that can cause painful and unsightly symptoms, such as dry, itchy skin and red, sore rashes. But with the right treatment, eczema, also known as atopic dermatitis, can be well-managed.

  • Ragweed Allergies Hit Hardest in Early Fall

    Ragweed Allergies Hit Hardest in Early Fall

    posted on Friday, August 11, 2017

    Spring may be the prime pollen season for many allergy sufferers. But for others, their sneezing and watery eyes are just beginning. That's because ragweed pollen usually reaches its peak in mid-September. The weeds grow in most regions, typically blooming and producing a fine-powder pollen from August into November, the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) says.

  • National Men's Health Week

    National Men's Health Week

    posted on Wednesday, June 14, 2017

    Many of our practices are dedicated to keeping men healthy and fit. Those include: orthopedics, sports medicine, internal medicine, allergy and immunology, behavioral health, chiropractic, colon and rectal care, endocrinology, nutrition, neurology, physical medicine and rehab, podiatry and rheumatology.

  • Breathe Easier: Fight Back Against Asthma

    Breathe Easier: Fight Back Against Asthma

    posted by Signature Medical Group on Tuesday, May 2, 2017

    Asthma is a condition in which a person's airways become inflamed, narrow and swell, and produce extra mucus, which makes it difficult to breathe.