Pollen counts are updated daily from February 15 to November 15.
Allergies can come in many shapes and sizes. While some people can enjoy beautiful weather, others avoid going outdoors at all costs. The same situation may occur for people watching others enjoy an endless variety of foods while they must be very selective. Those people who suffer from...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
Many allergy sufferers feel differently based on the time of year. Outdoor allergies may be mild in some months, then more severe in others as pollen counts change. How you feel depends on the season, your specific allergen triggers and how much time you spend outdoors. It needn’t...Read More
People often mistake asthma for COPD, or vice versa. It is understandable why. These chronic health conditions share many similar symptoms, both affect the respiratory system, and both tend to present with other underlying health conditions (comorbidities). But while they can be similar in presentation, COPD and...Read More
By Raquel Durban, RD. When you or someone you care for has been diagnosed with a food allergy, it may feel overwhelming. This is completely normal! Our physicians and support team at Carolina Asthma & Allergy Center (CAAC) are here to provide complete care from diagnosis to individualized...Read More
Carolina Asthma & Allergy Center announces the addition of three board-certified physicians and a registered dietician to its growing practice. The Charlotte area’s largest asthma and allergy group also is opening its newest location, in Matthews, on April 1. This expansion brings the group’s regional presence to 14...Read More
by Richard C. Herring, M.D. When we think of spring, we think of flowers blooming, nice weather, outdoors, sports. But all of this can be interrupted if you are one of over 40 million Americans who suffer from seasonal allergies or asthma. Hay fever symptoms of ongoing runny...Read More
Most have heard of allergic reactions, but few understand the characteristics of the most serious and life-threatening allergic reaction known as anaphylaxis. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), anaphylaxis is a common occurrence in the United States. This life-threatening allergic reaction was found to...Read More
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
A Statement from Carolina Asthma & Allergy Center: The board-certified allergy and immunology physicians at Carolina Asthma & Allergy Center are closely monitoring the evolving data regarding safety and efficacy of the Pfizer and Moderna mRNA COVID-19 vaccines being distributed in our community. We are committed to doing...Read More
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