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Northside Allergy Associates Newsletter Fall 2012 Sep 21, 2012

Pollen: The Main Culprit of Seasonal Allergies Of all the things that can cause an allergy, pollen is one of the most common. Pollen are tiny cells needed to fertilize plants. Plants produce small…  read more →


Northside Allergy Newsletter Spring 2012 Jun 1, 2012

An excerpt from the Spring 2012 Northside Allergy Newsletter (Spring is in the Air): Hay fever, or allergic rhinitis, is an allergic reaction caused by an allergy to airborne particles that are…  read more →


Northside Allergy Associates Newsletter September 2011 Sep 26, 2011

BACK TO SCHOOL WITH ALLERGIES It has been found that asthma and allergies account for more than 16 million missed school days per year in the United States (1). A recent report also suggests that…  read more →


Northside Allergy Associates Newsletter August 2011 Aug 17, 2011

August marks the unofficial start of ragweed season Of Americans who are allergic to pollen-producing plants, 75 percent are allergic to ragweed. A single ragweed plant only lives one season, but that…  read more →


Northside Allergy Associates Newsletter July 2011 Jul 22, 2011

Sublingual Immunotherapy: An alternative to allergy shotsSublingual immunotherapy (SLIT) is a method of treating allergies by desensitizing individuals to allergens over time (1). Unlike medications,…  read more →


Tips for Reducing Exposure to Common Allergens May 17, 2011

Tips for Reducing Exposure to Common AllergensMillions of Americans suffer from nasal allergies, commonly known as hay fever. Often fragrant flowers are blamed for the uncomfortable symptoms, yet they…  read more →


Is It a Cold, Allergy, or Sinusitis? May 17, 2011

Is It a Cold, Allergy, or Sinusitis?Have you ever had a cold or allergy attack that wouldn’t go away? If so, there’s a good chance you actually had sinusitis. Experts estimate that 37 million…  read more →


Fact Sheet: 20 Questions About Your Sinuses Feb 11, 2011

Q. How common is sinusitis? A. More than 37 million Americans suffer from at least one episode of acute sinusitis each year. The prevalence of sinusitis has soared in the last decade possibly due to…  read more →


New Research in Otolaryngology Feb 11, 2011

Diseases of the ear, nose, throat, head and neck have a profound effect on the health and quality of life of millions of patients around the globe. Chances are everybody will at some time need the…  read more →