Millions of Americans, estimated at 50 million, suffer from various allergies. The most common pollen, dust, feathers, food. You are of course specific categories: ragweed, dogs, cats, etc. Then of course your nuts have seasonal allergies, the spring and summer are the most productive.
What is an allergy?
Allergies are an overreaction of the immune system to harmless substances that are to some people. But in a person with certain allergies, the immune system treats the substance (allergen) as an attacker and react to protect your body, so symptoms can can kill all of the annoying person.
There are even some you may not know as well as be present: sunshine, cold, heat, vibration and noise
If you have a constant runny nose, watery eyes, sneezing, itching and swelling, which need not be explained, they are prime candidates for allergy tests. One of the most problematic allergies food allergies these days. There is a panel that specializes in testing of peanut allergy in melon and zucchini. Recent changes in food packaging has led to a slight decrease in cases of accidental food allergy study of reactions, but with so many food facilities that are used to process foods from each category, and the reaction cross-contamination process further, because it does not happen is happening today in the United States. What is more worrying, there are large parts of the world that does not is not the type of packaging and handling of food, are the consequences for people in areas of the world at far greater risk. Of course, not every case is decided, a food allergy attack was born. One of the deadliest in the world is a reaction to the stings of bees or wasps. This type of reaction is usually extremely painful and potentially deadly. Continue reading