Educational Allergy Resources
Check out the links below for great resources on Allergies and Allergy Education
Long-lasting sneezing, with a stuffy or runny nose, may signal the presence of allergic rhinitis—the collection of symptoms that affect the nose when you have an allergic reaction to something you breathe in and that lands on the lining inside the nose.
The Science Behind Allergy Shots or AIT
One in five Americans have allergies or asthma. Our laboratory regulates biologics intended for diagnosis and treatment of allergies and asthma (most commonly allergenic extracts for “allergy shots”). Only a few allergenic extracts are standardized for potency to insure consistent dosing among manufactured lots of allergenic extracts.
Allergies and Hay Fever
What is Hay Fever? Hay Fever is an allergy caused by pollen or dust in which the mucous membranes of the eyes and nose are itchy and inflamed, causing a runny nose and watery eyes.