Weekly blog on Allergy

Allergy Care

Care of Common ENT problems in Young children.

Everyone hates it when their small child falls ill. Small children cannot tell what's troubling them, they cry a lot, stop eating, and in coughs and colds they vomit while coughing. As shown above, the ear, nose and throat are connected so ENT problems are interrelated. Coughs, colds are at a peak when children interact… Continue reading Care of Common ENT problems in Young children.

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Winter is coming: basic skin care tips

So we're done with monsoon, and the Indian summer and October heat has finally set in. Navratri is on and everyone is in the mood to dance. All the humidity is out of the air, and within a few weeks the weather should turn for the cold.  So after the summer heat and muggy monsoon,… Continue reading Winter is coming: basic skin care tips

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Food Allergies? The never ending Debate.

What is food allergy? What is the difference between food allergies and intolerance? There are a lot of definitions about food allergies. In simple term food allergy means that the immune system overreacts to certain proteins or allergens in food. Who are the people who need to know most about food allergies? Children with food… Continue reading Food Allergies? The never ending Debate.

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Hearing problems in Adults

Adults can have hearing problems ... After a viral infection After taking some medication which can affect the organ of hearing Accidents and injuries chronic infections of the ear and ear discharge A condition called otosclerosis Related to advanced age How to detect hearing loss in Adults? Proper history taking can note the cause, whether… Continue reading Hearing problems in Adults

Deafness and ear disorders

International Deafness Awareness Week

Imagine a world of total silence.We need to realize that our ears and hearing are equally important to us as much as vision. If we don't hear we are face the following problems We cannot communicate with each other. We cannot learn speech or languages. We are exposed to danger since we cannot hear alarms,… Continue reading International Deafness Awareness Week

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Insect allergies and Mosquito Control

Summer holidays were on. Lots of flowers were in bloom, and bees were buzzing around. Dhara, 8 years old, was playing in the garden with her friends.  All of them were wearing brightly colored frocks. Suddenly Dhara started screaming in pain and crying. Her mother brought her inside. On examination she had found to have… Continue reading Insect allergies and Mosquito Control

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Should Fluffy be given a new home? how to deal with pet allergies.

Pets. They're part of our family.  Getting rid of a pet is unthinkable. The hygiene hypothesis: If children play with animals at a younger age, they become more resistant to developing allergies as they grow up. Especially kids growing up on a farm. Cats: It's well known that the primary allergen, Fel D1 is the… Continue reading Should Fluffy be given a new home? how to deal with pet allergies.