Dear Dr. Kagen: My allergist is encouraging me to receive allergen immunotherapy because he says it will probably be beneficial, but I’m skeptical. I’ve talked to people that have received this therapy, and they say the beneficial results only lasted from 1 to 3 years. Plus, their allergic symptoms initially [read more…]
Do you know of anything to use as a decongestant for swollen nasal passages that do not raise blood pressure? I have slightly high bp and can no longer take typical decongestants. However it is almost always difficult for me to breath through my nose lately — not because of [read more…]
Dr. Kagen, I was diagnosed to be severe allergic to dust, dust mite and roaches. I heard a lot that air condition can help you reduce into allergy. Whenever I turn on the air condition in my house or in my car, I feel much worse. What is the possible [read more…]
If you are stung by a Bee or Fire Ant and begin to itch all over, feel short of breath or throat closing, immediately call and/or go to the closest Emergency Room for you may be experiencing a life-threatening anaphylactic reaction.