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Health News - Allergy

What is an epinephrine injection?
Epinephrine, or adrenaline, is a hormone. People use injections of synthetic epinephrine to treat severe allergic reactions. Learn more here. (Medical News Today)

What are the effects of black mold exposure?
Black mold exposure is no more harmful than exposure to other forms of mold, but it may lead to health issues for certain people. Learn more here. (Medical News Today)

What to know about condoms and allergies
Some people are allergic to latex or other elements of condoms. Learn more about the allergy symptoms that a person may experience after using condoms or similar products during sex. (Medical News Today)

What to know about nosebleeds with clots
Several factors can cause nosebleeds with clots, including physical trauma, allergies, and a deviated septum. It is fairly easy to stop a nosebleed at home. Learn more here. (Medical News Today)

What to know about fly bites
Fly bites can cause symptoms such as itching, redness, and swelling. Fly bites differ depending on the type of fly. Learn more about fly bites here. (Medical News Today)

What to know about an itchy mouth
Itchiness inside the mouth may result from an allergic reaction or a viral or yeast infection. Here, learn what can cause an itchy mouth and what to do about it. (Medical News Today)

Could the use of stomach acid drugs raise the risk of allergies?
A nationwide study of Austrian health records has found a higher rate of prescriptions for allergy drugs following those for stomach acid medications. (Medical News Today)

What to do about an itchy neck
Many things can cause an itchy neck, including skin irritants and allergies. Remedies such as ointments and creams may help. Learn more here. (Medical News Today)

Why is my chest itchy?
Itchy skin, or pruritus, can affect the chest. In this article, learn about the possible causes of an itchy chest, which include skin conditions, kidney problems, and hormonal imbalances. Also, find out more about treatments and remedies for itchy skin. (Medical News Today)

What can cause a rash under the breast?
A rash under the breast often results from skin irritation, an allergic reaction, or heat rash. Other causes can include viral and bacterial infections and skin disorders, such as eczema or psoriasis. Learn more about the possible causes here. (Medical News Today)

Everything you need to know about summer colds
Although it is much more common to get a cold in the winter months, people can also get colds in the summer. In this article, learn about the symptoms, how to tell summer colds from allergies, and how to treat them. (Medical News Today)

What to know about shellfish allergies
Many people are allergic to shellfish. The symptoms can be mild or severe and may include wheezing, coughing, and confusion. Learn more about the symptoms of a shellfish allergy here. (Medical News Today)

What to know about intrinsic and extrinsic asthma
Intrinsic (nonallergic) and extrinsic (allergic) asthma are subtypes of asthma that have similar symptoms but different triggers. Learn more about their differences, causes, and treatments here. (Medical News Today)

Almond, hemp, oat, soy, and cow's milk: Which is best?
As plant-based alternative milks grow increasingly popular, it can help to know how they compare nutritionally. Find out in this article. (Medical News Today)

What to know about skeeter syndrome
Skeeter syndrome is an allergic reaction to a mosquito bite. It may involve swelling and a fever. Treatment may involve taking antihistamines or using topical steroids. Learn more about skeeter syndrome, including how to prevent it, here. (Medical News Today)

What's the difference between expiratory and inspiratory wheezing?
Expiratory and inspiratory wheezing are sounds that the lungs make when a person breathes out or in. In this article, learn about the possible causes of wheezing and which type is more common. (Medical News Today)

Are allergies linked to anxiety and depression?
A new study finds a link between different forms of allergies and either anxiety or depression. Future research, however, must verify these associations. (Medical News Today)

What to know about adult-onset asthma
In most cases, people develop asthma during childhood, but it can also arise in adults. This article explores adult-onset asthma, including its causes, symptoms, management, and risk factors. (Medical News Today)

Should I see a doctor about my cough?
Signs that a person should see a doctor for a cough include when it occurs alongside dizziness, weight loss, or fever. There are many potential causes of a cough, and some require medical attention. Learn more here. (Medical News Today)

What to do about a runny nose
Some potential causes of a runny nose include allergies, the common cold, and sinusitis. Resolving the underlying cause by taking medications will usually resolve the runny nose. Learn more here. (Medical News Today)

What are the benefits and uses of stinging nettle?
Stinging nettle is a popular home remedy for arthritis, seasonal allergies, and many other conditions. Learn about the benefits, side effects, and research around stinging nettle here. (Medical News Today)

What to know about gargling with salt water
Salt water gargles are a cheap, easy, and natural alternative to medicated mouthwashes. Gargling with salt water can help clean the mouth and ease symptoms of sore throats, mouth sores, allergies, and dental procedures. Learn more about salt water gargles here. (Medical News Today)

How to stop a nosebleed
Nosebleeds are a common problem, but they often subside quickly with at-home treatment. In this article, learn how to stop a nosebleed at home. We also cover stopping nosebleeds in children and when to see a doctor. (Medical News Today)

How to tell if a sore throat is from an allergy or a cold
Allergies can cause cold-like symptoms, so it can sometimes be difficult to tell whether a sore throat is due to an allergy or a common cold or the flu. Learn how to tell the difference here. We also cover treatment and prevention. (Medical News Today)

Cause of a lump on the back of the neck
Potential causes of a lump on the neck include swollen lymph nodes, acne, and cysts. The type of treatment depends on the cause. Learn more about the various causes of a lump on the neck here. (Medical News Today)

Vistaril (hydroxyzine) Side Effects
Title: Vistaril (hydroxyzine) Side Effects
Category: Medications
Created: 10/17/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/17/2019 (Medicine Net)

Mold
Title: Mold
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 3/18/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/17/2019 (Medicine Net)

Sinus Infections: What You Need to Know
Title: Sinus Infections: What You Need to Know
Category: Health News
Created: 10/5/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/7/2019 (Medicine Net)

Ditch the Itch: Researchers Find New Drug to Fight Hives
Title: Ditch the Itch: Researchers Find New Drug to Fight Hives
Category: Health News
Created: 10/2/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/3/2019 (Medicine Net)

Antihistamine Shots (Injections)
Title: Antihistamine Shots (Injections)
Category: Medications
Created: 3/2/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/23/2019 (Medicine Net)

Peanut Allergy Treatment Moves Toward FDA Approval
Title: Peanut Allergy Treatment Moves Toward FDA Approval
Category: Health News
Created: 9/13/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/13/2019 (Medicine Net)

Bee and Wasp Sting
Title: Bee and Wasp Sting
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 4/28/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/10/2019 (Medicine Net)

Chronic Rhinitis and Post-Nasal Drip
Title: Chronic Rhinitis and Post-Nasal Drip
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 7/13/1998 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/9/2019 (Medicine Net)

Nosebleed
Title: Nosebleed
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 11/29/1998 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/6/2019 (Medicine Net)

flunisolide nasal spray, Aerospan (Nasalide, Aerobid, Aerobid HFA are discontinued)
Title: flunisolide nasal spray, Aerospan (Nasalide, Aerobid, Aerobid HFA are discontinued)
Category: Medications
Created: 12/6/1998 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/4/2019 (Medicine Net)

epinephrine injection (Auvi-Q)
Title: epinephrine injection (Auvi-Q)
Category: Medications
Created: 3/25/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/3/2019 (Medicine Net)

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