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What is Asthma?

Asthma is a chronic disease of the lungs in which inflammation causes the airways to narrow, making breathing more difficult. The preceding info may seem relatively simple but actually, asthma is a complicated, inconvenient, and sometimes fatal disease if not treated. The best way to understand what asthma is understanding its pathology. The respiratory system […]

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Shellfish Allergies in Children

Shellfish Allergies in Children

Shellfish and sushi consumption is high in the Asia-Pacific, Phoenix and growing all over the U.S.  Unfortunately, reports of allergy responses from shellfish have also increased. Shellfish allergies are common in adults compared to children; and in male children compared to female ones. In addition, if your family has a history of shellfish allergies, your […]

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Eggs: A Common Allergy Causing Food for Children

Egg allergy is caused due to our immune system reacting against the proteins in the egg – usually found in the white part. It is particularly seen in younger children starting from 6 months of age. Egg allergies can be either permanent or transient – in transient cases, children outgrow their egg allergy. Some people […]

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Perfume as an Asthma Trigger – 3 Things You Need To Know

One of the most common mistakes that we make in our lives is to ignore an allergic reaction. You may think that ignoring a reaction might ease it on its own, but it rarely happens. To avoid a severe condition, it is absolutely important to find out the cause of a reaction, as soon as […]

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3 Child Food Allergy Tests Every Parent Should Know About

A study conducted by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) reveal that over 5% of children of age five and younger suffer from food allergies. If you suspect that your child suffers from a food related allergy, then visit an allergist without further delay. After all, you cannot ignore the health of […]

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