Allergies? How to treat them?
Spring is just an absolutely lovely season: the temperature gets higher, the green gets greener and the flowers are blossoming. With all this amazing things happening around us there is going to be a number of people that will continually complain. As with the arrival of spring your eyes became: watery, itchy, red, and uncomfortable – in one word they are allergic.
Allergies are classified in three categories:
1. Mild allergy
2. Seasonal allergic disease known as hay fever
3. Vernal keratoconjunctivitis – more severe and could be all year round with allergies to house dust mites and pollen. These people tend to have severe general allergies and are called “ATOPES”. Systemic allergic signs and symptoms would include: Eczema, Asthma which tends to get worse with seasonal allergy in the spring/summer. In severe atopies, it is advisable to see an allergist. The general advice is usually to avoid exposure.
Known as allergic conjunctivitis or hay fever, this reaction of the body is an inflammation. The causes of the inflammation are actually the excessive reaction of the body’s immune system to the allergens in the environment. As during spring time the nature revives. And with this new life the nature is bringing in the air a lot of particles (usually pollen which guarantees reproduction.)
Because a lot of our patients asked us about natural remedies to solve this issue, we decided to write a useful blog revealing our medical expertise.