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Can allergies to mold and dust cause burping?

Can allergies to mold and dust cause burping?

No: Mold and dust are airborne allergens, with the usual symptoms being runny nose, stuffy nose, mild cough, and itching in the nose and/or eyes. People whose have asthma symptoms can get more wheezing and coughing when the air has mold or dust. Burping is not a respiratory symptom, but instead is from air escaping up from the stomach. Burping is not caused by airborne allergens. ...Read more

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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more


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How can I know if my allergies are coming from the dog dander, the dust, or possible mold in our house?

Allergy Testing: Can help to differentiate. Who knows, maybe you have allergies to all three. ...Read more

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Does an allergy scratch test for mold and dust allergies?

Does an allergy scratch test for mold and dust allergies?

Yes: Skin allergy testing can check for number of allergens. These include environmental and food allergens. ...Read more

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Are dust/dust mite/dust mold same? Please tell me all possible management options for dust allergy. Including medicines, if needed.

Are dust/dust mite/dust mold same? Please tell me all possible management options for dust allergy. Including medicines, if needed.

Very similar: Those are basically some things that make up what dust is, and dust mites are tiny arachnids that live in and around these particles, typically in warm, humid places. In particular, they love mattresses, pillows, upholstered furniture, and carpet. Medical treatment would include a long acting antihistamine, a leukotriene, a prescription nasal spray(s) and/or even allergy shots. ...Read more

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Can allergies to molds pollens dust etc include symptoms of lightheaded, feeling a little spacey etc?

Can allergies to molds pollens dust etc include symptoms of lightheaded, feeling a little spacey etc?

Perhaps: But only indirectly if the problem affects your inner ear or causing sleep deprivation. Some antihistamines especially the older ones may also dull your brain. ...Read more

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How can an adult develope allergys to mold, pollen, dust mites and grass?

How can an adult develope allergys to mold, pollen, dust mites and grass?

Gene & environment: When your genes and the changing environment intreacts, some people would develop allergies. Allergy develops because your immune system has been redirected to react to otherwise innocuous substances such as animal dander, pollen, dust mite, mold, food etc. The stronger a family history of allergic diseases, the more likely you are going to become allergic. ...Read more

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Is it unusual to be allergic to onions, broccoli, spinach, carrots, peaches and eggs? I also have inhalant, dust, mold and pollen allergies.

Is it unusual to be allergic to onions, broccoli, spinach, carrots, peaches and eggs? I also have inhalant, dust, mold and pollen allergies.

Yes: This number of allergies is not common. Someone with these problems requires an evaluation by a specialist in allergy and immunology to identify if you are truly allergic to these things or if there is some other potential problem. ...Read more

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Living in Singapore. SOB, Chronic cough, itchy throat in office and home for 1 year. What allergies should I be tested for besides dust, cats, mold?

Living in Singapore. SOB, Chronic cough, itchy throat in office and home for 1 year. What allergies should I be tested for besides dust, cats, mold?

Environmental: Allergens you need to be tested. They cause post nasal drip which makes you cough plus itchy throat. Cold/flu is not associated with itching. There is also a condition known as pollen-fruit or oral allergy syndrome wherein one gets itching mouth/throat from eating certain fruits due to cross-reaction with pollen allergy. Apple, banana, melon, avocado are the more common culprits. ...Read more

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Can a bird allergy cause digestive symptoms like burping and bloating?

Can a bird allergy cause digestive symptoms like burping and bloating?

No: Inhalant allergies usually cause nasal symptoms and breathing trouble. Any allergen that reaches the stomach most likely will be digested and broken down before it can cause a significant allergic reaction. ...Read more

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Can gmo grain allergies cause digestive symptoms like burping and bloating?

Can gmo grain allergies cause digestive symptoms like burping and bloating?

Other causes likely: True (ige-mediated) food allergy is more likely to cause hives, breathing difficulty, abdominal pain and vomiting. Genetically modified foods can cause similar reactions. Excessive burping may be due to gastroesophageal reflux disease. Bloating could be a result of consitpation or celiac disease. ...Read more

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Can food allergies cause digestive symptoms like burping and bloating?

Can food allergies cause digestive symptoms like burping and bloating?

Symptoms: Symptoms of food allergy include: hives, itchiness, lip/tongue/throat swelling, breathing problems, belly pain, nausea, vomiting, passing out. Burping and bloating in and of themselves are probably not food allergy related. Celiac disease can be manifested by non-specific abdominal complaints. ...Read more

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Can allergies cause you to get stomach symptoms like burping and bloating?

Can allergies cause you to get stomach symptoms like burping and bloating?

Rarely: Burping and bloating may be signs of gallbladder disease, a stomach that is not emptying properly (gastroparesis), swallowing a lot of air, or a hiatal hernia. See your doctor for a more detailed history and examination to help decide what's going on. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have a level 3 allergy to lobster and a level 5 allergy to dust. What is the cause of this?

I have a level 3 allergy to lobster and a level 5 allergy to dust. What is the cause of this?

Sensitization.: A positive immunocap ige or allergy prick test to food is at best 50% predictive of a positive response on food challenge. Usually, the higher the response, the higher the likelihood of being allergic to that food. You should talk to your allergist about this. By the way, I am not referring to igg antibody to foods. ...Read more

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Can a mold infection cause food allergies?

Can a mold infection cause food allergies?

No: Mold infections cannot alter your immune system to permit food allergy to develop. ...Read more

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Could being exposed to mold for a long time cause food allergies?

Could being exposed to mold for a long time cause food allergies?

No: There is no evidence to suggest these two are linked. Allergy to mold can cause eye, nose or asthma symptoms, but not food allergies. ...Read more

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Can allergies or mold exposure cause anxiety like symptoms, sob, lightheadedness?

Can allergies or mold exposure cause anxiety like symptoms, sob, lightheadedness?

Yes: Allergies can cause any symptoms depending on what is the target organ and when one suffers then comes anxiety indirectly . Get skin tested and work on avoiding the cause. ...Read more

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Can allergies or infection be developed from stress. Also, can mold cause anxiety type symptoms?

Can allergies or infection be developed from stress. Also, can mold cause anxiety type symptoms?

NO: Stress and anxiety do not produce infection or allergy, although similar symptoms may occur due to somatization. Mold, which is ubiquitous, does not generally produce any symptoms of anxiety. If this continues you might want to consult with a clinical psychologist or psychiatrist. ...Read more

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I've had chronic hives for four years. My husband just developed identical symptoms. Allergy to dust mites but could there be another underlying cause?

I've had chronic hives for four years. My husband just developed identical symptoms. Allergy to dust mites but could there be another underlying cause?

HIVES FOR FOUR YEARS: YOUR BEST BET IS CONSULT WITH A DERMATOLOGIST OR AN ALLERGIST.
THESE DOCTORS WILL BE ABLE TO TEST BOTH OF YOU TO FIND OUT WHAT YOU BOTH MIGHT BE ALLERGIC TO.
DO NOT WAIT!
BEST LUCK TO YOU BOTH. . . ...Read more

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I'm curious as to what allergies are caused by mold exposure?

Several disorders: Exposure to molds (fungus) can trigger seasonal or year round allergic rhinitis or nasal allergies as well as asthma. Mold can trigger "Allergic Fungal Sinusitis" where mold growth expands the nasal sinuses and also colonize the lungs of patients with asthma called Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis. Also, molds can trigger hypersensitivity pneumonitis--lung inflammation like pneumonia! ...Read more

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I have allergic asthma & seasonal allergies. Can dust & animal dander cause headaches?

I have allergic asthma & seasonal allergies.  Can dust & animal dander cause headaches?

Depends: Are you allergic to these allergens? If so yes it can cause runny nose and headaches. If you don't know what you are allergic to, speak to doctor get an allergy test. ...Read more

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What is a nasal drip and can it cause inflammed tonssils and lymph nodes and what I could do about it allergy to dust?

What is a nasal drip and can it cause inflammed tonssils and lymph nodes and what I could do about it allergy to dust?

No: Postnasal drips do not cause inflamed tonsils or enlarged lymph nodes. If you have both of these symptoms, you are likely suffering from a cold. As for allergy to dust, consider getting mite-proof encasing to cover the box spring, mattress, and pillows. Allergy shots may be needed if your symptoms are not easily controlled by medications such as antihistamine +/- a decongestant. ...Read more

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Is it possible to cure allergies caused by pollen, dust, hay fever, etc. Without getting an allergy shot every two weeks?

Is it possible to cure allergies caused by pollen, dust, hay fever, etc. Without getting an allergy shot every two weeks?

No: You can help reduce your symptoms with avoidance and medications although allergy shots are really the only treatment option that can provide long term benefit even after stopping. ...Read more

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Can seasonal allergies (mold, ragweed, etc.) cause a person to feel hot/flushed or even develop a slight/low-grade fever? If so, why?

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Can seasonal allergies (mold, ragweed, etc.) cause a person to feel hot/flushed or even develop a slight/low-grade fever? If so, why?

No, unless: There is a super added infection, viral / bacterial in the upper / lower respiratory tracts. Allergy is a sort of chronic inflammation, if uncontrolled, can set the ground for acute bouts on other types of inflammation caused by micro-organisms which can lead to symptoms you mentioned, wish you wellness ...Read more

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Can palpitations be caused by mold spores? Or allergies? I'm trying to figure it out b/c I was woken up out of my sleep with palpitations.

Can palpitations be caused by mold spores? Or allergies? I'm trying to figure it out b/c I was woken up out of my sleep with palpitations.

No: Although mold spores can produce allergens and mycotoxins, I am not aware of any evidence that they directly cause palpitation. On the other hand, if you have asthma and are exposed to molds you are allergic to, the attack may lead to cardiac palpitation. ...Read more

Belching (Definition)

Belching (big burps) is a symptom in which a person forces air noisily from his stomach out through his mouth. Belching can be due to too much air or gas in the stomach. Sometimes, people purposely swallow air and belch it back ...Read more