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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
Allergy: is an exaggerated immunological reaction (sneezing, difficulty breathing, itching, skin rash) to substances (pollen, animal dander), situations or phy ... Read More

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rumbyrt
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See detail: Allergies are caused when a person makes an allergic antibody known as immunoglobulin e against a protein. This protein can be a food, pollen, mold, ... Read More
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Dr. Thomas Klein
41 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Abnormal response: Allergies are abnormal responses to things usually found in nature such as pollens, dust and mold. The body may produce ige, a specific immune protei ... Read More
Dr. Rita Corona
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Allergies/Intoleranc: More and more I am learning that allergies can easily be eliminated or well controlled by healing our gut. With all our consumption of processed food ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Goldsobel
44 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Abnormal reaction: An allergy is an abnormal, incorrect reaction of the immune system against substances we are exposed to in our environment. This includes environment ... Read More
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Dr. Steven Machtinger
44 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Immune Over-reaction: Allergy is like the dog biting the mailman. Dogs are supposed to welcome friends & attack foes. When the immune system (dog) mistakes a harmless subst ... Read More
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Dr. Yoram Padeh
22 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Misdirected response: An allergy is an abnormal response by a component of the immune system to certain foreign proteins encountered by the body. These proteins are genera ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Carter
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Immune reaction: Your immune system normally makes igg antibodies that recognize foreign proteins. In patients with allergy, the immune system switches to making a ig ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
17 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Allergies: As a doctor, if i heard this it simply makes me think (1) you have allergies, asthma, eczema, etc.... Or (2) you have multiple allergies to pollens, m ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chester Mellies
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Controlled: Allergy can be controlled with avoidance of known sources of allergy (pets, pollen, etc), medication taken consistently, and perhaps allergy shots. Ho ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
44 years experience Family Medicine
Allergy symptoms: Allergies can cause a large variety of symptoms: most common is hay fever (molds, dust, pollen) with watery runny nose, watery eyes & itching, nasal i ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe. Maybe not.: One's primary care doctor can evaluate. Many things can cause a cough. Allergies is one of them, as well as infections (viral is quite common). Asthma ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: The most important treatment for allergies is identification and avoidance as possible. For environmental allergies, new generation antihistamines, n ... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Kimura
35 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes.: Yes, we do see allergies in families. Your risk of allergies increases if one parent has allergies, and is even higher if both parents suffer from all ... Read More
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