Penicillin Allergy

Penicillin Allergy

Being a parent is hard enough. The last thing you want to worry about is the potential of your child having a reaction to a medication that is supposed to provide relief. Penicillin is a category of antibiotic, and the good news is that there is a cost-effective test...
Food Allergy vs. Sensitivity

Food Allergy vs. Sensitivity

Unsure if you have a food allergy or sensitivity? We are proud to be able to offer our patients Alletess testing. Alletess specializes in food and inhalant allergy testing, food sensitivities and other tests to assess the immune system. Immediate food reaction is a...
Immunotherapy  –   SCIT vs. SLIT

Immunotherapy – SCIT vs. SLIT

You have completed allergy testing and your testing indicates that you do have allergies. You are considering the potential of pursuing treatment. You have tried nasal sprays and over the counter medications in the past without complete relief. Immunotherapy maybe an...

Don’t let your ears get lazy

Don’t let your ears get lazy: Apps and tips to strengthen your hearing Exercise for the ears? We all like to joke about having “selective hearing,” but failure to listen isn’t necessarily a choice.  There are many reasons why we may mishear what someone is saying to...
Gluten Free Dining Options

Gluten Free Dining Options

Have you ever been to a restaurant and find that you can’t eat anything on the menu? Do you find yourself always searching for the allergy-friendly items on the menu? Food Allergies can be a hassle when dining out. They can often eliminate many restaurant and...
Have Hives?

Have Hives?

Hives, medically known as Urticaria, is a disorder of the skin where histamine is aberrantly released causing blood vessels to dilate and skin problems to occur. Hives present as swollen red bumps or wheals on the skin that can change in appearance from hour to hour...