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    Dr. Bassett Contributes to New York Post – All the grimy places you’re missing while spring cleaning

Dr. Bassett Contributes to New York Post – All the grimy places you’re missing while spring cleaning

With the city in bloom, temps are up and ice-cream trucks are out — and so are allergies, the remnants of flu season and, somehow, measles. Take advantage of spring cleaning to fight back. “We need to clean for our health, and not for visual purposes,” says cleaning expert and author Christine Dimmick. “When we clean, it’s often, ‘How’s it going to look?’ Or, ‘How’s it going to smell?’ We need to rethink that.” There are many parts of your home you don’t even think to clean. Read on for how to tackle the unexpected culprits that could be making you […]
By |April 24th, 2019|Allergy News, Allergy Tips, New York Post, Outdoor Allergies|Comments Off on Dr. Bassett Contributes to New York Post – All the grimy places you’re missing while spring cleaning
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    Dr. Bassett Contributes to US Weekly – Bethenny Frankel Has Another Allergic Reaction After Getting Kiss From Friend Who Ate Fish

Dr. Bassett Contributes to US Weekly – Bethenny Frankel Has Another Allergic Reaction After Getting Kiss From Friend Who Ate Fish

Bethenny Frankel’s fish allergy is unrelenting. The Real Housewives of New York City cast member took to her Instagram Stories on Sunday, April 14, to share that she experienced an allergic reaction after simply getting a kiss on the cheek from a friend who had eaten fish earlier in the day. The 48-year-old posted a photo of her chin, which appeared to be red and slightly inflamed after the peck. “My friend had lox for lunch and gave me a smooch goodbye,” Frankel wrote alongside the picture. She also included two fish emojis, intimating the reaction was caused by the ocean dwellers, […]
By |April 16th, 2019|Allergy News, Outdoor Allergies, US Weekly|Comments Off on Dr. Bassett Contributes to US Weekly – Bethenny Frankel Has Another Allergic Reaction After Getting Kiss From Friend Who Ate Fish
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    Dr. Bassett Contributes to mindbodygreen.com – The Surprising Foods That Are Making Your Seasonal Allergies Worse

Dr. Bassett Contributes to mindbodygreen.com – The Surprising Foods That Are Making Your Seasonal Allergies Worse

Allergy season is in full swing, and many of us are looking for anything that can give us relief from the headaches, itchy eyes, sneezing, and constant fatigue record-high pollen counts are causing. With that in mind, we chatted with Dr. Clifford Bassett, author of The New Allergy Solution: Supercharge Resistance, SlashMedication, Stop Suffering. He shared the surprising phenomenon that’s making your allergies worse, and exactly how to feel better. Many people who suffer from seasonal allergies might be surprised to discover that they’re more sensitive to certain foods during allergy season. This phenomenon is called oral allergy syndrome (OAS) and […]
By |April 11th, 2017|Allergic Living, Allergy News, mindbodygreen, Outdoor Allergies|Comments Off on Dr. Bassett Contributes to mindbodygreen.com – The Surprising Foods That Are Making Your Seasonal Allergies Worse
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    Dr. Bassett Contributes to mindbodygreen.com – Allergies Got You Down? How To Eliminate Your Runny Nose & Itchy Eyes, Stat

Dr. Bassett Contributes to mindbodygreen.com – Allergies Got You Down? How To Eliminate Your Runny Nose & Itchy Eyes, Stat

Roughly 20 percent of allergy sufferers have seasonal or outdoor allergies while another 40 percent suffer from both seasonal and year-round allergies. If you’re one of the nearly half of Americans suffering from seasonal allergies, you’re probably wondering: How can I best fight allergies? What are the best steps I can take to keep triggers from causing irritating symptoms? My book, The New Allergy Solution, explains, simplifies, and demystifies your allergies to help you fight them more successfully and effectively. Read More: https://www.mindbodygreen.com/0-29545/allergies-got-you-down-how-to-eliminate-your-runny-nose-itchy-eyes-stat.html
By |April 3rd, 2017|Allergy News, Allergy Tips, mindbodygreen, Outdoor Allergies|Comments Off on Dr. Bassett Contributes to mindbodygreen.com – Allergies Got You Down? How To Eliminate Your Runny Nose & Itchy Eyes, Stat
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    Dr. Bassett Contributes to Reader’s Digest – 7 Allergies That Are On the Rise – and Why You’re Likely At Risk

Dr. Bassett Contributes to Reader’s Digest – 7 Allergies That Are On the Rise – and Why You’re Likely At Risk

Nickel is literally found everywhere. Your cellphone? Yes. Kitchen utensils? Yes. Even some of your gold, silver, and diamond high-end jewelry may contain traces of nickel. And of course, the five cent coin is obviously made of nickel too. Since this silvery metal is commonly found in so many household products, the number of people who suffer from nickel allergies increases each year. Someone with such an allergy may experience an itchy, red, and inflamed rash known as dermatitis or eczema after their skin comes in contact with the metal. Earlobes, wrists, and the lower abdomen are typically affected. […]
By |March 30th, 2017|Allergy News, Outdoor Allergies, Reader's Digest|Comments Off on Dr. Bassett Contributes to Reader’s Digest – 7 Allergies That Are On the Rise – and Why You’re Likely At Risk
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    Dr. Bassett on Fox News – Non-traditional forms of treatment may offer relief for allergy sufferers

Dr. Bassett on Fox News – Non-traditional forms of treatment may offer relief for allergy sufferers

Nearly 100 million people suffer from allergies and asthma, with symptoms ranging from the occasional sniffle to debilitating headaches and additional pains. While taking traditional medicines and altering your lifestyle can offer some relief, new alternative treatments like biofeedback, immunotherapy and phototherapy are helping allergy sufferers take control of their symptoms. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Read More: http://www.foxnews.com/health/2017/03/21/non-traditional-forms-treatment-may-offer-relief-for-allergy-sufferers.html
By |March 21st, 2017|Allergy News, Allergy Tips, FOX News|Comments Off on Dr. Bassett on Fox News – Non-traditional forms of treatment may offer relief for allergy sufferers
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    Dr. Bassett Contributes to Allergic Living – How to Take Control of a Horse Allergy

Dr. Bassett Contributes to Allergic Living – How to Take Control of a Horse Allergy

Q: My daughter loves horseback riding, but has developed an allergy to horses, which ranges from congestion and eye symptoms to even sometimes hives on her hands if she touches a horse. Is there any therapy that would help? Dr. Bassett: The conundrum is to have your daughter enjoy her pastime of riding and still be safe, and symptom-free. There is no panacea here, though pre-medication may help allergic eye, nasal and skin symptoms. Read More: http://allergicliving.com/2016/07/11/how-to-take-control-of-a-horse-allergy/
By |July 11th, 2016|Allergic Living, Allergy News, Allergy Tips, Outdoor Allergies|Comments Off on Dr. Bassett Contributes to Allergic Living – How to Take Control of a Horse Allergy
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    Dr. Bassett Contributes to NJ.com – If you have allergies, this week could be a nightmare

Dr. Bassett Contributes to NJ.com – If you have allergies, this week could be a nightmare

The relentless streak of soggy days that darkened the sky and dampened the ground across the region last week may have spoiled the mood of many New Jerseyans, but it helped some allergy sufferers by keeping the pollen counts down, experts say. Now for some bad news: The sunshine that returned on Sunday and Monday triggered the release of a lot more tree pollen, and that upward trend is expected to continue this week, with more dry days than wet days in the forecast. The tree pollen count on Monday in northern New Jersey was 939 grains per cubic meter, which […]
By |May 11th, 2016|Allergy News, Allergy Tips, NJ.com|Comments Off on Dr. Bassett Contributes to NJ.com – If you have allergies, this week could be a nightmare
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    Dr. Bassett Contributes to The New York Post – Four ways to fight the worst allergy season ever

Dr. Bassett Contributes to The New York Post – Four ways to fight the worst allergy season ever

April showers bring May flowers – and a whole lotta sneezing and itchy eyes. And this year, according to experts, allergies are going to be worse than ever. “We’re seeing allergy symptoms become more severe and start earlier,” says Dr. Neeta Ogden, an NYC-based allergist. She and other doctors attribute this to environmental shifts and climate change. “What determines if there is more or less pollen is temperature, humidity or rainfall,” says Dr. Darryl Zeldin, scientific director at National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. Read More: http://nypost.com/2016/04/19/four-ways-to-fight-the-worst-allergy-season-ever/
By |April 21st, 2016|Allergy News, Allergy Tips, New York Post|Comments Off on Dr. Bassett Contributes to The New York Post – Four ways to fight the worst allergy season ever
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    Dr. Silverman Contributes to Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology – Association between chronic urticaria and self-reported penicillin allergy

Dr. Silverman Contributes to Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology – Association between chronic urticaria and self-reported penicillin allergy

This link between chronic urticaria and self-reported penicillin allergy highlights the need for clinicians to inquire about self-reported penicillin allergy in patients with chronic urticaria and to consider penicillin skin testing. Furthermore, patients who report penicillin allergy might actually have chronic urticaria, indicating the importance of inquiring about chronic urticaria symptoms in patients with self-reported penicillin allergy. Read More: http://www.annallergy.org/article/S1081-1206(15)00825-X/fulltext
By |April 5th, 2016|Allergy News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Dr. Silverman Contributes to Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology – Association between chronic urticaria and self-reported penicillin allergy