Category Archives: Allergies
Which Air Filter is Best for Allergies?

Which Air Filter is Best for Allergies?

Before you consider purchasing an air filtration system for your home, you should determine which one will best suit your needs. Minimize your exposure to allergens first to see if this improves your condition. You can do this by cleaning your air filters more often, avoiding carpet in your home,…

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What Causes Pet Dander Allergies?

What Causes Pet Dander Allergies?

Pet allergies are extremely common. They’re even more common for people with other allergies. Three in ten people who experience other allergies are allergic to pets as well. Moreso, cat allergies are more common than dog allergies. However, the causes of the allergies vary from person to person. Here are…

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What is Allergic Asthma?

What is Allergic Asthma?

Some of the same allergens that cause sneezing fits or runny noses cause asthma attacks as well. About 90% of children with asthma also suffer from allergies. The same goes for 50% of adults. The symptoms of allergic asthma usually occur after you breathe in allergens. It usually gets worse…

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Are Dust Mites Causing my Allergies?

Are Dust Mites Causing my Allergies?

Dust mites are pesky things. They’re too small to be seen without a microscope, but they can ruin someone’s day if they are allergic to them! They eat the skin cells humans shed and thrive in warm, humid environments. In your home, they’re most likely to be in bedding and…

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Allergies? In the Winter?

Allergies? In the Winter?

Allergies are a tricky thing. Most people experience the worst of them in the spring or early fall months. But for some, winter is just as agonizing of an allergy season as any. Here are some things to know about winter allergies. Blame indoor allergens Because time at home increases…

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Food Allergy Myths

Food Allergy Myths

Food allergies are a tricky subject. There are many misconceptions people tend to believe that, in reality, are not true at all. Here are some food allergy myths that need debunking! Common Food Allergy Myths Myth: Food allergies and food intolerances are the same things Food allergies tend to be…

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Fall Allergies: How to Prepare

Fall Allergies: How to Prepare

Fall is just around the corner! This can be great for pumpkin spice lattes and flannels, but that also means fall allergies are coming as well. Not everyone suffers from fall allergies, but if you do, the East Texas Sinus and Dizziness Center has a few helpful ways for you…

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7 Natural Allergy Remedies

7 Natural Allergy Remedies

For those of us who suffer from seasonal allergies, allergy medications are a lifesaver. They keep us from sneezing every 5 minutes, scratching our eyes out, or our noses from running all day. However, for some people, regular allergy medications are not enough, and we need to try other natural…

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Tips for Managing Summer Allergies

Tips for Managing Summer Allergies

Many people think that allergies are strictly a spring occurrence, but those of us who suffer from them yearly know this is not the case. Summer allergies can be just as bad as the ones in the spring! While there might as not be as much pollen in the air…

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Allergies Vs Sinus Infection

Allergies Vs Sinus Infection

Allergies and sinus infections are conditions that afflict millions of Americans every year. In fact, nearly 50 million people struggle with allergies every year, and over 30 million suffer from sinus infections. Both conditions are terrible to deal with, and they both have similar symptoms that lead to many people…

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