Allergies Archive

Efficacy of Clinical Decision Rules in Diagnosing Acute, Bacterial Rhinosinusitis

Efficacy of Clinical Decision Rules in Diagnosing Acute, Bacterial Rhinosinusitis

Rules integrating signs, symptoms, CRP can diagnose acute rhinosinusitis, bacterial rhinosinusitis

Smoking Cessation Improves Chronic Rhinosinusitis Symptoms

Smoking Cessation Improves Chronic Rhinosinusitis Symptoms

Smokers had worse rhinosinusitis symptoms and used more antibiotics and oral corticosteroids to treat sinus infections.

Grass Pollen Allergic Rhinitis Symptoms Improved With Booster Immunotherapy

Grass Pollen Allergic Rhinitis Symptoms Improved With Booster Immunotherapy

Patients with recurrent grass pollen-induced allergic rhinitis benefit from ultra-short courses of booster immunotherapy.

New Dietary Supplement Relieves Allergy Symptoms

New Dietary Supplement Relieves Allergy Symptoms

AllerVarx is a bilayer tablet that allows for controlled release of ingredients like quercetin and vitamin D3.

Thunderstorm Asthma: Strong Winds, Electrical Activity Trigger Asthma Outbreaks

Thunderstorm Asthma: Strong Winds, Electrical Activity Trigger Asthma Outbreaks

A combination of several factors -- including electrical activity, high humidity, and rainfall -- can lead to asthma outbreaks in conjunction with thunderstorms.

Recall: NasalCrom Allergy Spray

Recall: NasalCrom Allergy Spray

NasalCom nasal spray has been recalled due to possible microbial contamination in the water used to manufacture the product.

Increase in Asthma and Allergy Symptoms Impacted by Climate Change

Increase in Asthma and Allergy Symptoms Impacted by Climate Change

The rise in asthma and allergy symptoms may be due to climate change which heightens the damage of airway cells by outdoor fungus.

Grass Pollen SLIT Beneficial for Allergic Rhinitis Progression

Grass Pollen SLIT Beneficial for Allergic Rhinitis Progression

Sublingual immunotherapy is associated with slower AR progression and less frequent asthma onset in patients with allergic rhinitis.

Efficacy of Allergen Immunotherapy in Allergic Asthma

Efficacy of Allergen Immunotherapy in Allergic Asthma

Allergen immunotherapy (AIT) was shown to reduce short-term symptoms and medication scores.

Cholestatoma Risk Increases With Chronic Rhinosinusitis

Cholestatoma Risk Increases With Chronic Rhinosinusitis

Over 8 years follow-up, researchers identified cholestatoma in 209 patients with chronic rhinosinusitis.

Two Years of Sublingual Immunotherapy Ineffective for Allergic Rhinitis

Two Years of Sublingual Immunotherapy Ineffective for Allergic Rhinitis

Two years is insufficient for sublingual immunotherapy to induce long-term clinical efficacy in allergic rhinitis.

Mobile App Asses Impact of Uncontrolled Allergic Rhinitis

Mobile App Asses Impact of Uncontrolled Allergic Rhinitis

Researchers examined the impact of uncontrolled allergic rhinitis on work productivity.

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