Top Atlanta Allergy Doctor Paul Rabinowitz at Allergy & Asthma Consultants

[VIDEO] Dr Rabinowitz on Chronic Nasal Congestion in Cumming, GA

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A common problem that comes to us (in our practice) is chronic nasal congestion. This, for somebody who has hay fever or allergic rhinitis, can be the number one symptom.The nasal congestion might also be due to a nasal obstruction, possibly due to a deviated septum, or the presence of nasal polyps. Also, we may find that patients, after allergy …

HEPA air filters are recommended by the allergy doctors at Allergy & Asthma Consultants

How to Survive Fall Hay Fever: Part 2 of 7

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Tips to help seasonal allergy sufferers reduce or eliminate annoying symptoms during the coming months Follow our six proven strategies outlined for relief from seasonal fall allergy symptoms. Fall allergy season is almost here. For those with allergic rhinitis (hay fever) life can become miserable pretty quickly. With the arrival of all that beautiful fall color and cooler temperatures comes …

Se the top allergy doctors in Atlanta for treatment of peanut allergies

Early Introduction of Peanuts Can Reduce Peanut Allergy in Older Children

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  A study published in the February 26, 2015 New England Journal of Medicine indicates that early introduction of peanuts significantly decreases allergy development in some children. This could potentially lead to prevention of children forming peanut allergy at a later age. Food allergies occur when the body’s immune system overreacts to a normally harmless food as if it were a …

Surviving Fall Ragweed Allergies in Atlanta GA

How to Survive Fall Hay Fever: Part 1 of 7

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Tips to help seasonal allergy sufferers reduce or eliminate annoying symptoms during the coming months Follow this 7-part series to learn to better cope with Fall Allergies & Allergic Rhinitis. Fall allergy season is almost here. For those with allergic rhinitis (hay fever) life can become miserable pretty quickly. With the arrival of all that beautiful fall color and cooler …

Lone Star Tick can cause meat allergy in Atlanta and Georgia.

Tick Bites May Be Source of Meat Food Allergy

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After being bitten by the Lone Star tick, a growing number of people have been forced to give up eating red meat. The tick’s bite produces an allergic reaction that causes hives, swelling, and even anaphylaxis after consuming beef, venison and other red meats. The twist on this type of allergic reaction? Symptoms may not occur for three to six hours after the meat is ingested. …

Allergy shots to treat hay fever in Atlanta

How to Survive Fall Hay Fever: Part 7 of 7

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Follow this 7-part series to learn to better cope with Fall Allergies & Allergic Rhinitis. Fall allergy season is on its way. For those with allergic rhinitis (hay fever) life can become miserable pretty quickly. With the arrival of all that beautiful fall color and cooler temperatures comes an increase in the 17 varieties of ragweed; three out of four …

Top allergist Dr Glen Nadel on eczema in Atlanta

[VIDEO] Dr Glen Nadel on Hay Fever (Allergic Rhinitis) in Atlanta

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Hay fever is one of the most common problems we see. We also call it ‘allergic rhinitis.’ It involves the presence of allergic antibodies either year round, or seasonal antigens. Year-round antigens would be dust mites, molds, or animals; while the seasonal antigens would be pollens, such as tree pollen, or fall weed pollens (like ragweed pollen). When you are exposed …

Dr Livezey on allergy testing & allergy shots in Atlanta

[VIDEO] Dr Mark Livezey Discusses Allergy Testing & Allergy Shots

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As allergy specialists, we are often asked to compare skin testing vs. lab testing for determining a patient’s allergic status. Today, while the results correlate well, most allergists prefer skin testing, as it is more accurate and sensitive in detecting allergic disease. While somewhat more uncomfortable, results are available quickly, and quite obvious and reinforcing to the patient. Allergens tested …

Don't let hay fever prevent you from enjoying a bike ride with friends.

How to Reduce the Effects of Hay Fever When Cycling

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In 2012, Bicycling Magazine rated Minneapolis the number one city in America for bike friendliness. Atlanta did not enter the top ten, nor has it ever. But Mayor Kasim Reed’s administration voiced a goal in 2013 to break into the top ten by 2016 and vowed to make strides toward that goal. Earlier this year, Mayor Kasim Reed’s office promised cycling …

New asthma training for parents could help

Asthma Coaching Program Could Help Parents

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A new program originating at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis may give help to parents of children with asthma. Jane Garbutt, MD, Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis says, “You have to know what to do when the child’s asthma symptoms get worse in a hurry and you have to …