Allergy

4 Most Common Food Allergies In Children

By Dr. Arif Yunus, Allergy/Immunology, Food allergies are one of the most common kinds of allergy, usually observed among children. The reason behind this is, children have a weaker immune system and are often susceptible to certain chemicals or ingredients present in a particular food item. Here are 5 most common food allergies…

5 Treatment Options For Sinusitis!

By Dr. Jagdish Chaturvedi, Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT), Our skull is composed of small cavities or dents that remain filled with air. These cavities produce mucus that keeps the airways, and nasal tracts free of allergens and pollutants. However, when these cavities become swollen, as a result of the inflammation of the tissues that…

Homeopathy: The Best Treatment For Seasonal Allergies!

By Dr. Pawan Uniyal, Homeopathy,  Homeopathy is a well-known field of medicine in which the naturally found elements are administered in minuscule doses so as to make a profound difference on the body and condition of the patient, in the long run. Seasonal allergies are one such condition that can also be…

Skin Allergies – Causes, Symptoms And Treatment

  By Dr. Nitin Jain, Dermatology Irritation in skin can be caused by a number of factors such as medicinal side effects, infections or immune system disorders. When an allergen triggers an immune system response, it leads to a condition known as skin allergy. People having skin allergies may react to…

Homeopathy And Immunization – Know Everything About It!!

  By Dr. Anushri Banik, Homeopathy First developed and practiced in Germany during the late 18th century, homeopathy or homeopathic medicine is a widely recognized medical ideology and practice based on the body’s natural ability to heal itself over time. Focusing on the body’s regenerative powers, homeopathic medicines are aimed at enhancing…

Best Ways To Control Winter Allergy

By Dr. K. P. Loknath Kumar, General Physician With the onset of winter comes the fun of playing in the snow, but on the other, you have things such as winter allergies, which can be quite nasty. What if there was something that one could do so as to control it? How…

Red Meat Allergy in Humans

By Dr. Vishal Dev, Dietitian/Nutritionist Red meat allergy is a severe allergic reaction. It’s an adverse reaction by the body’s immune system to red meat. Meat allergies develop when the body’s immune system becomes sensitized and overreacts to something in the environment that typically causes no problem in most people. Cause: A bite…

Ashtma

By Dr Mool Chand Gupta  , Pulmonology A clinical diagnosis of Asthma should be suspected in the presence of recurrent/episodic wheezing, breathlessness, cough and or chest tightness with no alternative explanation for these symptoms. Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disorder of airways which causes hyper-responsiveness of airways and variable airway obstruction. Role…