If you’ve ever suspected that you’re allergic to a certain type of food, read on for information on symptoms, treatment and prevention. An allergic reaction to food occurs when your body’s immune system reacts abnormally to a protein that is not harmful to the body. Allergies are potentially dangerous because they can cause anaphylaxis, a severe, entire body reaction. Symptoms of anaphylaxis can include abdominal cramping, difficulty breathing, coughing, diarrhea, nausea, wheezing, slurred speech, skin redness, faintness, hives and vomiting.Continued
Allergy & Asthma
Dr. David Redding of Redding Allergy & Asthma Center was featured a second time in The Weather Channel’s House Calls segment, this time working with a homeowner who also happened to have several cats and dogs. Check out the above video for Dr. Redding’s tips on reducing those pesky indoor allergens that keep you sneezing year round.
Recently Dr. David Redding of Redding Allergy & Asthma Center was featured on The Weather Channel’s “House Calls” on behalf of HealthWired. As you know, we are well into allergy season – but did you know there is plenty you can do to allergy-proof your home? Check out Dr. Redding’s tips for cleaning your furniture, which air filter to use, why you should vacuum your mattress and the sneaky place where mold could be hiding in your house. Have youContinued