Can You Get a Flu Shot if You Have an Egg Allergy?

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With flu season looming over us, physicians everywhere are starting their annual effort to vaccinate as many people as possible against the influenza virus. The CDC estimates that up to 14,000 people died from the flu virus during the 2021-2022 season in the U.S., making influenza a constant threat to Americans and people worldwide. (more…)

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Could My Allergies Be Causing Fatigue?

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Are you fatigued all the time and don’t know why? What if we told you that it could be allergies? It’s a possibility that you should explore. Allergies are known to cause all sorts of problems, from sneezing and a runny nose to itchy eyes and a sore throat. But did you know that they can also lead to fatigue? If you’re experiencing fatigue and think allergies might be the culprit, here are some things to keep in mind: (more…)

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Common Spring Allergies

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Spring allergies are no joke here in central Florida. As early as late December, temperatures can rise enough to bring about many environmental allergies. By the time spring allergy season ends in May, allergy sufferers have spent half a year dealing with constant sneezing, coughing, and congestion.

Knowledge is power when it comes to dealing with spring allergies. Allergy testing can inform you about your exact allergy triggers and allow your allergist to formulate customized allergy drops based on your specific triggers. Armed with this knowledge, you can avoid places and situations where your allergies are likely to act up. Some of the most common spring allergy triggers we can identify with allergy testing include: (more…)

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Get the Jump on Spring Allergies Through Testing

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If you suffer from spring allergies, you know how much sneezing, coughing, and congestion can affect your everyday life. Modern allergy testing allows us to pinpoint the cause of allergies more precisely than ever. By knowing exactly what causes your allergies, you can take steps to avoid your triggers and always have exactly the right emergency medication with you.

What Do Allergy Tests Test For?

Allergy tests can identify sensitivity to dozens of allergens, both common and rare. Whether your allergies are environmental, food-based, or insect-based, there’s an allergy test that can help identify your exact triggers. Common allergy tests at a minimum identify reactions to: (more…)

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