Prevention of Allergy

The development of allergy is a very complex issue that involves both genes and environmental influences. Science is still trying to discover the mechanisms for the development of allergy.

One of the discovery from medical studies is that the use of hydrolyzed formula can help prevent allergy. It is important to chose the formula with proven medical evidence.  By referring to the GINI study, the use of partially hydrolyzed formula Nan HA can prevent eczema if exclusive breast feeding cannot be done. The extensively hydrolyzed casein formula Nutramigen also has data showing that it can prevent eczema; but this special formula is primarily used for instances of cow milk allergy.

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Smoking and Allergy

Smoking and allergy

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Penicillin Allergy

Penicillin allergy

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Asthma is an Allergic Disease

70% of Asthma has an allergic trigger, as a result it is important to identify the trigger so that proper management can be utilized. Please see a qualified Allergist/Immunologist if you have asthma that is uncontrolled.

Dr Kent - Star News on Asthma

 

 

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Food allergy or food intolerance?

Food allergy or intolerance

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February 12, 2016 · 3:53 pm

Reading Food Allergy Labels

When you have been diagnosed with food allergy, it is important to learn how to read labels on food. This is to avoid accidental ingestion of the food allergen.

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