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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
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Telephone:
Address:
847-247-1200
85 West Algonquin Road
Suite 550
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
 

Organization website: www.AllergyandAsthmaRelief.org

About Us

The American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI), established in 1942, is a professional medical association of more than 5,700 allergists-immunologists and allied health professionals. ACAAI allergists are board-certified physicians trained to diagnose allergies and asthma, administer immunotherapy, and provide patients with the best treatment outcomes.

 

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Any substance or food you had contact with just before the start of the anaphylaxis attack is a possible trigger. Make a very detailed list, and take...
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Anaphylaxis is a severe, life-threatening allergic reaction. This serious reaction happens within seconds to minutes after you are exposed to the...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
For an allergic patient, the best type of pets don’t have hair or fur, shed dander, or produce excrement that creates allergic problems. Tropical...
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A gluten-free product may be safe for those who are allergic to wheat because the product should not contain wheat ingredients. However, because a...
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People with wheat allergy can generally tolerate grains such as amaranth, barley, buckwheat, corn, oats, millet, rice, rye, sorghum, and quinoa. Your...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Coconut is not a botanical nut; it is classified as a fruit, even though the Food and Drug Administration recognizes coconut as a tree nut. While...
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Even if they are not allergic to peanuts, people allergic to tree nuts often are advised to avoid peanuts as well because of the probability of cross...
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If your infant is allergic to milk, talk to your pediatrician about which formula to use. Often, an extensively hydrolyzed elemental formula or a...
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Individuals with milk allergy experience reactions that result from immune-mediated responses to the proteins found in milk. Typical reactions of...
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Studies have shown about 75 percent of individuals with milk allergy can tolerate foods that contain extensively heated milk, such as a baked muffin...
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Fish is often found in Worcestershire sauce and Caesar salad, and is sometimes found in imitation crab products in the form of surimi, a processed...
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People with fish allergy do not need to avoid shellfish, and vice versa, because there appears to be no cross-reactivity between fish and shellfish...
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Almost any food can start an allergy. Peanuts, tree nuts, and shellfish often cause severe food allergies.Someone allergic to a food may also react...
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If both of your parents have allergies, you have about a 75 percent chance of being allergic. If one of your parents is allergic, or if one of your...
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If avoidance, oral medication, and eyedrops do not control your symptoms, then allergy shots, or immunotherapy, are an option for relieving eye...