Allergies are conditions caused due to hypersensitivity of our immune system. Our body’s immune system reacts abnormally when it come in contact with allergens or foreign substances which may not be serious. Allergens include types of foods, pollen, dust mites, animal dander, mold, some chemicals and insect stings. These allergens enter our body through skin, eyes, nose, tobacco smoke, air pollution and from mouth. When allergens enter into us, our body produce antibodies to destroy these allergens. Different people may be allergic to different factors like few people can also be allergitic to different treatments. Allergies can be seasonal and some can be long lasting. Allergies are most commonly seen in many people and can be developed at any age. Risk factors of Allergies include family history, asthma, lack of vitamin D and c-section babies. Avoiding triggers is the best way to treat Allergies. When a person has one allergy, he will be at an increased risk of developing many Allergies. Sinusitis and Asthma are also caused due to Allergies.
Signs and effects of Allergies
Signs and effects of Allergies differ from person to person based on type of Allergies and allergens. Effects of Allergies can be mild to severe and in some cases Allergies can be life threatening. Some common signs and effects of Allergies include
- Itching of nose
- Itching in eyes
- Running nose
- Watery or swollen eyes
- Continuous cough
- Itching or red rashes on skin
- Swelling of face, lips, mouth
- Shortness of breath
- Chest tightness
- Stomach ache
- Pelvic pain
Seasonal changes trigger symptoms of Allergies in kids and elders. Elders are more prone to develop Allergies. Healthy diet, avoiding pets and maintaining hygiene helps to reduce Allergies and its symptoms. In elders Allergies can be life threatening.
Types of Allergies
There are different types of Allergies like
- Food allergy- caused due to intake of several foods like peanuts, fish, dairy products and other products.
- Dust allergy- caused due to inhaling dust, pollution and pollen.
- Skin allergy- caused when skin comes in contact with allergens.
- Pet allergy- caused due to fur and dander of pets
- Insect sting allergy- bees, cockroaches and many other insect
- Latex allergy- usage of rubber latex gloves, balloons leads to Allergies
- Mold allergy- mold or fungus also leads to Allergies
- Allergic to treatments- substances used in treatments also causes Allergies
Homeopathy for Allergy Treatment
Homeopathy treatment of Allergies is a holistic way of treating Allergies without any side effects. Homeopathy for allergy treatment uses natural substances which are safe to use for all age groups. Homeopathy treatment of Allergies not only treats different types of Allergies but also targets the root cause of the problem. Allergy treatment in homeopathy treats both seasonal and perennial Allergies. Homeopathy for allergy treatment is completely based on symptoms and individualization. Homeopathy treatment of Allergies is safe and very effective in treating Allergies and their symptoms. Homeopathy for allergy treatment aims to improve overall wellbeing of individuals. Allergy treatment in homeopathy also considers health history and family history of the individuals to offer accurate treatment. Allergy treatment in homeopathy differs from person to person.