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Midwest Allergy Sinus Asthma, SC

Peanut Allergy AR101 Oral Immunotherapy

Currently, there are no approved treatment options for those afflicted with a peanut allergy. This particular allergy greatly affects those who are at risk for unpredictable and life-threatening allergic reactions. The team of Dr. Siri and her supporting...

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Dr. Kaufmann Discusses Food Allergy Treatment

Watch Dr. Kaufmann speak with the Milk Allergy Mom about food allergy treatments and desensitization! Dr. Robert Kaufmann is a specialist in Pediatric and Adult Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, along with a detailed history working with Maternal Fetal...

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Leave Winter Allergy and Asthma Misery Out in the Cold

House dust mites are the most common cause of allergic rhinitis in the United States. Over 4 out of 5 U.S. households contained detectable levels of dust mites. Only 5 out of 10 patients with allergic rhinitis were sensitized to house dust mite allergens....

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Give Thanks and Be Merry with Sneeze-Free Holidays

The hustle and bustle of the holiday activities from shopping to hosting and attending parties make this time of year stressful enough without having to think about allergies and asthma. But for the millions who suffer, ‘tis the season of sneaky triggers...

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Are Allergy Persons More Prone to Colds and the Flu?

  Ever wondered if people with allergies are more prone to getting colds and the flu? Dr. Siri gives us some insight with the Milk Allergy Mom in the following clip!   Dr. Dareen D. Siri is a specialist in Pediatric and Adult Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology....

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Best Halloween treat? Enjoying allergy-free fun!

Every year around Halloween there is lots of hype about costumes, parties, candy and haunted houses. But kids with allergies and asthma sometimes fear that an ingredient in candy or allergy triggers from a costume could start their allergy and asthma...

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Allergists Offer Ragweed Survival Guide

Hay Fever Relief Possible with Simple Steps! August marked the start of misery for as many as one in five Americans who suffer from hay fever, also called seasonal allergic rhinitis. That’s because ragweed, the main cause of hay fever, begins blooming...

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MASA Recognizes National Penicillin Allergy Day

Midwest Allergy Sinus Asthma, SC Observes National Penicillin Allergy Day On September 28th, MASA joins key initiative to educate the public on penicillin allergy and testing...   Midwest Allergy Sinus Asthma, SC is participating in the second annual...

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What Is Eosinophilic Esophagitis?

Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) is an inflammatory disorder of the esophagus. Eosinophils are white blood cells that are active in multiple inflammatory and allergic disorders. In EoE, eosinophils travel to the esophagus where they are not normally present....

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Milk Allergy vs. Lactose Intolerance

Did You Know? Dairy allergy can be confused with lactose intolerance because some of the symptoms of each are similar. However, what is actually happening on a biological level is quite different. Because food allergy can be life-threatening, it is...

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Food Allergy vs. Food Intolerance

Did You Know? Symptoms of food allergy and food intolerance may be similar, but what is actually happening on a biological level is quite different. Because food allergy can be life-threatening, it is important to distinguish between allergy and...

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