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Dust Allergy Symptoms

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines an allergy as “exaggerated or pathological immunological reaction (as by sneezing, difficult breathing, itching, or skin rashes) to substances, situations, or physical states that are without comparable effect on the average individual”. The immune systems of some people are programmed to overreact as soon as they come in contact with a particular substance. The body reacts… Read more »

Anthrax Disease – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Anthrax disease is one of the oldest diseases known to humankind. This disease, also known as Sixth Plague, occurred in grazing animals and was widespread in countries of Africa, Asia, Europe, Australia, etc., where it claimed hundreds of thousands of animal and human lives. In vitro production of anthrax spores has been used as biological weapons by certain terrorist groups… Read more »

Symptoms of Allergic Reactions to Flu Shot

Seasonal flu vaccines are designed to protect us from the most common influenza viruses that thrive during seasonal changes. According to CDC, “For the 2014-2015 influenza season, trivalent and quadrivalent inactivated influenza vaccines (IIV) are available. The trivalent IIV is designed to protect against three influenza viruses – one influenza A (H3N2) virus, one influenza A (H1N1) virus, and one… Read more »