Allergy

Allergies and dizziness: What’s the link?

An allergy is the immune system’s reaction to a foreign substance, or allergen, in the body. Typical symptoms of seasonal and environmental allergies include a runny nose, sneezing, sinus congestion, and itchy eyes. A less common symptom of allergies is vertigo, which is a severe form of dizziness. A person may experience this symptom during […]

Allergy

What are the effects of black mold exposure?

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Allergy

Are allergies linked to anxiety and depression?

Researchers from Germany and Switzerland have recently investigated the possible associations between conditions relating to mental health, such as depression and anxiety, and the presence of different types of allergy. Their findings, they say, should prompt scientists to pay more attention to these links. New research identifies an association between generalized anxiety and the presence […]

Allergy Respiratory / Asthma

Is Christmas tree syndrome a real thing?

As Christmas edges closer, the media is rife with seasonal health stories. But can our Christmas trees really make us sick? What is Christmas tree syndrome? Constantly on the lookout for interesting health stories, I stumbled across a collection of articles about Christmas tree syndrome recently, which piqued my interest. According to a plethora of […]