Here we are in the month of September, looking forward to welcoming autumn with open arms. Surprisingly, you’re wondering why you’re still sneezing! Before blaming your watery eyes and runny nose on a cold, try finding out if you suffer from h
More Americans are waking up to the realization that they may be suffering from adverse reactions from the ingestion of wheat and food products containing wheat. Our fast lifestyles are demanding that we eat more convenience foods that may be doing our bo
Antibiotics are prescribed for people with bacterial infections like urinary tract infections or pneumonia. It is important to note that antibiotics can cause both toxic side effects as well as allergic reactions. A 2002 issue of The Canadian Journal of I
A contact allergen is any item or substance that has been in contact with your skin or mucous membrane and has caused a reaction know as urticaria (also known as hives) or dermatitis. The development of urticaria, or hives, can be traced back to protein
An allergist is a doctor who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of allergy symptoms and manifestations, such as sinusitis, sinus infections, postnasal drip and asthma attacks. Riviera Allergy Medical Center offers state of the art and comprehensive diagnostic testing and treatment for any kind of allergy using skin testing, scratch testing, patch testing and ImmunoCAP tests.