• Midwest Allergy and Asthma Injection Hours:

    Monday – 9am to 6:30pm Tuesday – 8:30am to 5pm Wednesday – 9am to 5pm Thursday – 9am to 5pm Friday – No injections on Friday (Clinic is open as normal) Saturday – 9am to 12pm

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  • Food Families

    Food Families

    FOOD FAMILIES This list indicates botanical relationships of several foods. Allergic cross reaction within families can occur but is unpredictable, with some groups more likely cross reactive than others. Allergy skin or blood tests help guide what needs to be avoided. APPLE FAMILY: Apple, pear and quince. ASTER FAMILY (composite): Lettuce is most common. Others

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  • IS IT THE FLU, COLD OR ALLERGIES

    Flu/ Cold or do you have Allergies? Cough. Sneeze. Wheeze. You know the symptoms, but do you really know the cause? The similarities between symptoms of the flu or cold and nasal allergies (also called allergic rhinitis, indoor or outdoor allergies, seasonal allergies or hay fever) can cause confusion. Worse, it can cause you to make the wrong diagnosis and treat

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  • HOUSE DUST AND DUST MITE AVOIDANCE

    HOUSE DUST AND DUST MITE AVOIDANCE

    What is a house dust allergy? House dust allergy is sensitivity to a mixture of substances including waste particles from dust mites. Other component substances can include mold spores, insect debris including cockroaches, bacterial toxins and animal dander. What are dust mites? Dust mites are microscopic creatures that live off tiny flakes of human skin

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