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James Thompson, MD

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Board Certified Allergist and Asthma Specialist

Seasonal Allergies: Managing Your Indoor-Outdoor Game

It’s no wonder that in many regions of the northern hemisphere, September through November is considered “fall season”. Leaves fall, temperatures fall, and humidity falls as rain continues to fall. But mold counts unfortunately rise, and indoor allergens begin to increase as dust mites become more prevalent, and pets spend... Read moreChevron

posted 10/20/2014, comments (0)|
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Understanding Seasonal Allergies (INFOGRAPHIC)

Suffering from a runny nose, sneezing, nasal congestion, or watery eyes? Seasonal allergies could be the culprit.  No matter what the season, different allergens can cause problems. Here's what to look out for.  

 

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posted 10/10/2014, comments (0)|
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Reactions to Allergy Shots

Hello, I've been receiving allergy shots for about 3 months.  Within the first month my head started to itch really bad and I had a dry scalp.  Also, my hair has started to fall out more than normal.  I went to a dermatologist and was told I have psoriasis.  I've never had this before.  My allergiest claims that my this... Read moreChevron

posted 10/09/2014, comments (0)|
Kathi  MacNaughton

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Ragweed Pollen Allergy Season Has Arrived!

If, like me, you have a ragweed pollen allergy, then you are probably noticing an increase in your nasal and eye allergy symptoms lately. Symptoms such as itchy, watery eyes, sneezing, runny nose and nasal congestion can really get in the way of your usual quality of life this time of year. At least that's my... Read moreChevron

posted 10/08/2014, comments (0)|
James Thompson, MD

James Thompson, MD, Health Pro

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Board Certified Allergist and Asthma Specialist

Chronic Hives: Making Progress in the Management of Chronic Urticaria

Imagine feeling as if your entire body had been attacked by hundreds of mosquitoes. Imagine intense itching going on for hours, resistant to your constant rubbing and scratching. Imagine the feeling of hopelessness when the itching fails to respond to pills you have taken and is accompanied by large disfiguring welts and facial... Read moreChevron

posted 09/30/2014, comments (0)|

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