The Asthma Center




What is Allergy?
Learn about the mechanisms that cause allergies and allergic reactions.

Environmental Avoidance of Allergens and Irritants
Irritants in your everyday environment could be causing your allergies. Learn about the common allergens and irritants such as house dust mites, carpeting and pets. Implementing avoidance measures can greatly lessen your symptoms.

Medical Treatment of Allergy
Inform yourself about the different types of medications used to treat allergies. Learn about immunotherapy options for the treatment of allergies.

Complementary and Alternative Treatment Options
Learn about complementary and alternative treatment options for your symptoms. While these therapies are not considered conventional medicine and lack scientific support, there is a growing trend to seek out these treatments either alone or in conjunction with conventional medicine.