Allergy — lady capricious

Today dissolve the delicate foliage and the first to punch the flowers, do not rejoice just allergies. Yes, and it is difficult to rejoice on that body’s inadequate response, tears and sneezing, itching and nasal congestion plaguing not only the body but also the soul. And what is most unpleasant, in recent years the number of allergy sufferers is increasing.

Habitat

To date, identified three main factors that influence the allergic reactions: bad ecology, food and cosmetics. A larger number of allergies found in industrial cities and metropolitan areas, due to the poor environment of these places. Emissions from

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Allergies to animals

What is it?

One of the most common allergies is allergy in animals. Allergic reactions can cause both domestic and wild animals.

Allergenic activity have fur, dander, feathers, saliva, and urine and feces of our smaller brethren. Dogs, cats, horses, sheep, guinea pigs, rabbits, hamsters, rats and parrots — they can cause allergic disease.

What's going on?

Allergic reactions to animals are the most acute in the form of allergic rhinitis and conjunctivitis, and sometimes asthma.

The main symptoms are allergic to animals:

nasal congestion, runny nose, sneezing; itching and redness of the eyes, watery

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Allergic-sample

Allergic-tests (skin tests for allergies)— mandatory testing for any form of allergic diseases. It has been conducted in order to determine the sensitivity of the individual person to different allergens.

Which diseases allergological tests administered?

The study indicated for the following allergic diseases:

bronchial asthma (manifested labored breathing, choking, shortness of breath); hay fever — chronic or seasonal (spring, summer) (manifested runny nose, frequent sneezing, itching of the nose or nasal congestion); food allergy (manifested by itching and rashes on the skin); allergic rhinitis (runny nose appears), conjunctivitis (in itching and redness of the eyes, watery eyes);

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Anaphylactic shock (anaphylaxis)

What is it?

Anaphylactic shock — an acute allergic reaction common in humans, occurring in repeated contact with the allergen.

Anaphylaxis can be caused by any allergen, but often they are the insect venom, some products or drugs. Contact with the allergen into the body starts the discharge of substances responsible for the inflammatory reaction. So narrowed airways in the lungs wheezing occur, the blood vessels expand, blood pressure decreases, blood vessels begin to pass the blood plasma and there is swelling, the heart begins to malfunction and worse pumping blood.

How to recognize?

Symptoms develop very quickly.

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Prevalence of asthma with allergic component

If the cause of an asthma attack is a reaction to thesome allergen (Allergens), a similar disease called asthma prevalence allergic component or predominantly allergic asthma.

Risk factors:

heredity; frequent finding in dusty and smoky environment; tendency to rise to allergies; maternal smoking during and after pregnancy.

Common allergens:

house dust; pollen; foodstuffs; drugs; pets (cats, dogs, etc.); industrial dust; various fungi, bacteria and parasites.

Often allergic asthma is seasonal, which is associated with the period of flowering plant-allergens. Provoke attack Asthma can also be harsh odors, neuro-emotional overload, smoking, cold, exposure to polluted air.

Predpristupny period

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Spring without pruritus

Finally winter is over and stepped serene spring days. The sun warms, the birds are singing, and the air is filled with spring freshness …

The overwhelming most Parents think that winter has passed and now you can walk with your child on the street without fear, that he caught a cold or too cold. Of course, hanging out with the baby more useful than sitting in the four walls and feed it immunostimuljatorami, but do not forget that the arrival of spring, except for the warm sunshine and voiced streams, also means aggravation of "seasonal" sores.

That

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Diagnosis and treatment of atopic dermatitis

The diagnosis of atopic dermatitis sets children's pediatrician or allergist at the examination. He has to ask in detail about the nature of the parents of child nutrition, living conditions, manifestations of the disease. In the future, if the child has a diathesis, must be constantly observed by a doctor for a correct nutrition and the prevention of exacerbations.

Eliminating allergens

The most important thing parents need to do, to try to identify and eliminate possible allergens. Since there are three natural ways of penetration of allergens — food (while eating and drinking), pin (with direct exposure to

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Diathesis in children

Mysterious term

Active familiarize the masses with the achievements of modern medical science has led to the fact that many highly technical medical terms are used constantly in our everyday speech. Phrases such as "heart attack", "stroke", "shock", "resection" on everyone's lips, but the fact this is not evidence of understanding the meaning of these words. Rightful place among the above-noted terms is such a thing as a diathesis. The word is well known to anyone who has a child, everyone who visited the children's clinic and everyone who crossed the threshold of the house, where there is a

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Natural defense against allergies

Respiratory allergy — Scourge of modern urban society. And this is not surprising. Pollen of flowering plants, the particles dander and pets (cats and dogs), fungal spores, fragments of mites, house dust, and cockroaches — this is not a complete list of allergens present in the air. And pollutants — harmful chemicals contained in the emissions of industrial enterprises and the products of combustion (carbon and nitrogen oxides, gasoline vapors) emitted by synthetic building materials (formaldehyde).

As a result, nasal allergy becoming increasingly common disease residents of large cities. From aeroallergens can not hide, and antihistaminic drugs

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Cutaneous manifestations of allergy

An allergic reaction of the body tosome irritant (allergen) may result in differently. Quite often, allergy manifests itself in the form of blisters, swelling, or severe itching — and these effects are known as cutaneous manifestations of allergy. The most common allergic skin disease of nature — atopic dermatitis, urticaria, angioedema and eczema.

Varieties of allergies

Allergen from the environment may enter the human body naturally three ways:

During the food and drink — food allergy. With direct skin contact — contact allergy (eg allergic to animal hair or washing powder). In the process of breathing — breathing

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