Why do some allergies get worse in Autumn?

For those who suffer from various allergies, it is often a mystery why their condition becomes heightened during the autumn months. While most are aware that pollen causes heightened allergic reactions in spring, autumn also brings its own perils for those who suffer from allergies. In the fall, the most widespread allergy is ragweed, which [...]

Top 10 foods Gluten is hidden in

If you have just been diagnosed with gluten intolerance, celiac disease or gluten allergies, you probably want to get rid of anything containing the protein composite in your kitchen cabinets. What most people do not know, however, is that many foods besides wheat based products contain gluten too. People who have gluten intolerance often resort [...]

What is gluten?

Gluten is an extremely common protein composite that is found in grains, including wheat, rye and barley. It is generally found in the grain Due to its ability to add chewiness and elasticity to baked foods, gluten is commonly used to enhance flavors and as a protein supplement. The four proteins in gluten; albumins, globulins, [...]

Eye Allergies

Allergies can take on many different shapes and forms. They may cause you to have a runny nose, they may make your throat feel closed up, they may even cause asthma, and they can give you itchy, red, watery eyes. People all react differently to the various allergens that we live with on a daily [...]

Nasal Drip … Is It Cold or an Allergy?

When the seasons change a lot of people are afflicted with a nasal drip. A lot of those people attribute this drip to allergies because it often occurs when the seasons start to change. It may not be, it could actually be a cold. Of course, when people are afflicted with a nasal drip during [...]