Peanut Allergies

Peanut allergies, can affect anyone of any age, but it is predominantly found in children. In some cases children can outgrow this allergy but this does not always occur. Peanut allergies can range from a simple irritation to life-threatening reactions (anaphylaxis) resulting in death. An allergic reacti0n  can be triggered just by touching a peanut [...]

Managing Pollen Allergies

Most people love spring as the days get longer and warmer, the trees and plants start to show their leaves and flower buds. They are anxious to get outdoors and take advantage of the spring glory. However, at least 10% of all Canadians and Americans suffer from pollen allergies. To them, spring is a season [...]

Skin Allergies – Contact Dermatitis

Contact Dermatitis is a skin allergy irritation or inflammation which can range from itchy skin, to severe outbreaks where there may be blisters or crusty scales that will ooze fluid. Contact Dermatitis occurs at all ages, and can be caused by coming into contact with many different substances such as: metals, laundry detergents, cosmetics, chemicals, [...]