By Midwest Allergy Physician Jennifer Z. Bullock, M.D., F.A.A.A.A.I., F.A.C.A.A.I., F.A.A.P. Summer is winding down, school has started, and we are heading into Fall. The nose, chest or eye symptoms that you or your child might be experiencing around this time of year could be due to weed pollen allergy. There are a number of weeds […]
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Midwest Allergy is proud to be part of the Columbus, Ohio FAAN Food Allergy Walk. The walk is taking place Sunday, September 23, 2012 at Genoa Park. Check in begins at 1:00 pm and the 1 mile walk begins at 2:00 pm. Genoa Park is located at 75 South Washington Boulevard, Columbus, Ohio 43215. This […]
Midwest Allergy is proud to be a participant in the WBNS 10-TV Health & Fitness Expo. We will have our medical staff on hand to answer your questions and conduct some basic allergy testing. Please stop by our booth (Booth 255) and say hello!
By Midwest Allergy Physician Deborah Ortega-Carr, M.D. How can my tests be negative if I have severe symptoms during grass season? On occasion, a patient will present with seasonal nasal congestion and sneezing but skin and intradermal skin testing will be negative. These patients are typically diagnosed with nonallergic rhinitis or irritant or vasomotor rhinnits. […]
By Midwest Allergy Physician Don McNeil, M.D., F.R.C.P.[C], F.A.A.A.A.I., F.A.C.A.A.I. Hives are a common reason to seek medical attention. In medical terms, these are more often referred to as Urticaria. Medical practitioners in many fields will see patients because hives occur so frequently. Pediatricians, family practice, internal medicine and subspecialties will see and treat these […]
By Midwest Allergy Physician Philip Rancitelli, M.D., F.A.A.A.A.I. Spring is a very challenging time of year for many allergy sufferers. This year has been particularly bad considering the unusually warm weather we have experienced. Tree pollen is the main allergic trigger early in the Spring and peaks in April. Tree pollen levels usually begin to […]
Spring is the busiest time of year at your allergist’s office as patients begin experiencing the first symptoms of seasonal allergies, or ‘hay fever.’ An estimated 35 million Americans suffer from allergies to pollen and mold, according to the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. Symptoms include sneezing, a stuffy or runny nose and […]