What are allergies and how they can be treated.

What are allergies and how they can be treated.

Allergies

Allergies

What are allergies and how they can be treated:

The main causes of allergies is pollen,  the one from the trees or from the grass or from the weeds, molds, house dust, pets. But can also be caused by a wasp or bee sting.

Allergies are conditions with an enhanced immune response against an exterior cause. The body immune response is induced and heads towards allergens. The human body synthesizes immunoglobulin called IgE, which causes changes in allergy.

How allergies manifest themselves?

Allergies have different manifestations depending on the organ affected. It can manifest as rhinitis (runny nose, sneezing repeatedly, itching, difficulty breathing, etc.). Other allergic diseases are conjunctivitis or allergic asthma.

Skin rash may occur (red lesions, rough, itchy, which come and go), or significant swelling may occur (angioedema).

Conclusion:

The persons affected must go to a specialist to be diagnosed, especially when they suffering longer than 7-10 days . Once diagnosed, you can be informed by the doctor  how to reduce the exposure to allergens to which you are allergic. If the reduction of exposure is not sufficient, there are several classes of drugs that can be given alone or in combination, depending on the allergies severity .

This blog post is an educational resource only and does not replace a medical consultation with a doctor .

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This blog post is an educational resource only and does not replace a medical consultation with a doctor .

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