Pollen counts are updated daily from February 15 to November 15.
Almost everyone has experience with allergies and some people's allergies are more serious than others. And, almost everyone’s allergies vary in their severity. You’ll likely experience more symptoms during the spring, for example, when common outdoor allergens such as pollen are more common. Even that will vary, however....Read More
We don't need a day to share our love, but it's still fun to celebrate! A few tips to make this Valentine's special if a loved one has Allergies &/or Asthma. 1. Skip the scents. Stay away from perfumes, scented items like candles & lotions, and even...Read More
An allergy is a reaction of your immune system to a foreign substance. It can be pollen, dander from pets, like dogs and cats, or different types of food. When an allergic reaction occurs, it is because your immune system manufactures substances called antibodies that respond to a...Read More
According to the American Lung Association, 37 million Americans live with chronic lung disease like asthma or COPD. For these individuals, becoming infected with SARS-CoV-2, the pandemic virus that causes COVID-19, can seriously exacerbate the symptoms of their underlying condition. As we continue to learn about the pandemic...Read More
Halloween is a fun time for kids of all ages. It's an opportunity to dress up in costumes, transform your home and yard with spooky decorations, and greet trick or treaters with tasty treats. But, for the 1 in 13 children with food allergies—and many more impacted by...Read More
It’s the same thing almost every single night. You brush your teeth, finish your nightly routine, climb into bed, and immediately feel congested and sneezy. Here are a few reasons why your allergy symptoms get worse at night: Bedrooms tend to have the highest concentration of dust mites...Read More
We are pleased to announce that 11 of our physicians have been selected as 2022 Top Doctors for asthma and allergy care. Each year Charlotte Magazine publishes its list of the top doctors in the Charlotte area as chosen by their peers. We are honored for this recognition....Read More
Managing your kid’s allergies can sometimes feel like a balancing act. Though you want to give your child medication for symptom relief, you may feel concerned about keeping him/her safe and healthy during the process. Knowing how and when to administer your kid’s medication is vital for managing...Read More
Many people love spring because it means longer days, warmer weather, and the end of a dreary winter. Except whenever you go outdoors, you start sneezing like crazy. Not only that, but your eyes get red and watery, your nose is runny, and you feel like you can...Read More
by Raquel Durban, MS, RD, LD/N Are your children excited to celebrate Easter soon? But do they have food allergies? Is that causing you to stress? We're here to help. Here are some tips and resources to help you navigate the upcoming holidays: Offer to host if someone...Read More
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