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Common Allergens reputable Allergy Doctors in Phoenix Fight Everyday

Many people tend to use the term “allergy season” at will, but the truth is that allergic reactions only occur at certain times of the year. Allergy seasons merely denote that there is an overabundance of certain allergens. The fact of the matter is that allergens bother people all year long and can lead to various health problems; with that in mind, here are some common allergens that keep reputable allergy doctors in Phoenix busy all year:

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Open Wide: Understanding and Coping with Food Allergies in Phoenix

A Daily Journal article posted last November 11, 2013 tackles the increasing incidence of food allergies among US children. Food allergies should never be underestimated, as those who have unknowingly eaten allergy-causing foodstuffs either break out in hives and rashes, or suffer fatal anaphylactic shock. The article goes on to mention a few horrifying facts about allergies:

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AZ Schools Now with EpiPens, Phoenix Allergist Still Part of Treatment

One in 13 school children are allergic to at least one type of food, according to the Virginia-based Food Allergy Research and Education (FARE). Allergy attacks, more often than not, happen in schools where infirmaries aren’t sufficiently equipped to deal with anaphylactic shock. However, the struggle to save children from allergy attacks at school have recently taken a new turn, particularly in Arizona.

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Arizona Allergy And Asthma Experts Shed Some Light On Food Allergies

Many people know what allergies are and what it feels like to have one: an uncomfortable feeling accompanied by watery eyes and runny nose. Allergies are the immune system’s way of reacting to allergens– the substances that trigger an allergic reaction in foods or drinks. Food allergies are one of the most common health concerns and it affects almost everyone at some point.

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Going to Allergy Clinics to Treat All Your Food Allergies in Phoenix

An August 20 news article on USAToday.com reported on the action taken by a school district in Arizona, following a fourth grader’s repeated exposure to peanuts and suffering severe allergic reactions. The report said, “Mesa resident April Mahaffey filed a complaint with the civil-rights division of the U.S. Department of Education in April after she removed her son from Adams Elementary School in Mesa.”

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