Allergies & Intolerances

Allergy Factors

Allergy is a disease of the immune system. This enables our body to defend itself against external attacks (bacteria, viruses, parasites…). The immune defence is composed of 2 phases: the recognition of the attacker (specific response), and then the use of different...

Dust mites and Animals

ALLERGIES TO HOUSE DUST AND PETS? WHAT ARE THEY? In addition to pollen, dust mite proteins, like proteins from feathered and furry animals (e.g. cats, dogs and horses), are the main cause of allergic reactions and diseases such as asthma, rhinitis (i.e. sneezing...

Here’s how to help your child through the pollen season

Spring is no cause for joy for a child with a pollen allergy Spring is just around the corner and most children look forward to it being warmer and they can run around outside again. For children who have hay fever sufferers, symptoms such as watery eyes and runny...

Allergic diseases in children

For several decades, the incidence of allergy diseases in children has been increasing and particularly asthma, with its significant impact on the world Health constantly increasing. According to recent comparative studies on the frequency of Allergies in former East...