Tag: allergic reaction

More People Affected With Incurable Meat Allergy Caused By Tick Bites: What Is Alpha-Gal Syndrome?

Lone star ticks can cause meat allergy or alpha-gal syndrome that trigger severe allergic reactions. Experts said there are at least 3,000 cases of the alpha-gal syndrome in the country due to lone star tick bites.

Public Health May 4, 2018

Minnesota Toddler Is Allergic To Water And Her Own Tears: Other Odd Allergies You May Not Know Exist

A toddler in Minnesota was diagnosed with aquagenic urticaria, a condition that makes her allergic to water. Here are other things that oddly cause allergic reactions to some people.

Feature | Health February 27, 2018

Some People Are More Sensitive To Poison Ivy

Latest reports say that some people are more sensitive to poison ivy and that cases of allergic reactions are becoming more prevalent. According to dermatologists, the best way to help spread halt the irritations are prevention and early treatment.

Life July 6, 2015

Know How to use Asthma Inhaler, Epinephrine Injector? Study Shows Many People Don't

Many patients prescribed with asthma inhalers or epinephrine injectors do not know how to use them. Experts suggest that improper use of these devices may reduce the effectiveness of the treatment.

Life December 20, 2014

One tick bite could cause a meat allergy

Doctors in the U.S. have seen a rise in tick bites that are related to an allergic reaction to eating meat. The link between the bug bite and meat allergy was discovered a few years ago, but the cases have now spread across the U.S.

Internet Culture August 8, 2014

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