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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
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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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There are eyedrops and oral medications available to treat eye allergies in children. Artificial tears are extremely safe and can be used at any age...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Most children with egg allergy, depending on the severity of their allergy, can tolerate vaccines for seasonal flu (influenza). Some vaccine...
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Studies have shown that most people with egg allergy can tolerate extensively heated eggs, but there are no diagnostic tests that can predict which...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
When egg allergy is suspected, patients should be skin tested to the flu vaccine. If the test is positive, the severity of the reaction and the...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Yes. A high-risk person with suspected egg allergy can use other flu medications within 24 hours of developing flu symptoms. The medication...
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Individuals may be diagnosed with an allergy to egg whites, egg yolk, or both. If a diagnosis is made specifically for an allergy to either egg white...
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The diagnosis of egg allergy is made based on both clinical history and either the skin prick test or a blood test. As with any suspected food...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Food allergies are more common in children than in adults. The prevalence of egg allergy depends on one’s age and history of allergic disease...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Any person can get an allergic drug reaction to any drug. Allergic drug reactions are less common than other types of drug reactions. For a drug...
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Most health insurance plans cover allergy treatment. Ask your insurance carrier:Do I need a referral from my doctor to see an allergy expert?Does my...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Your allergist can treat your cockroach allergy. Allergists are experts in treating allergies.
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Take steps to prevent or get rid of cockroaches.Take medicine to relieve your symptoms. Your allergist may prescribe medicines such as antihistamines...
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Your allergist will review your medical history and ask questions about your symptoms and possible allergens. He or she may do skin testing and/or...
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The symptoms include a stuffy nose that won’t go away and skin rash, and year-round asthma symptoms such as coughing, wheezing (a whistling sound...
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Cockroach allergens (substances that cause allergy symptoms) come from different parts of the cockroach. These allergens also can cause asthma. An...