Food allergy: Symptoms and types

May 10, 2019
From food allergy symptoms to allergy testing, an allergist discusses the eight most common food allergies

Do I have allergies or a cold?

April 16, 2019
Seasonal allergies can cause a number of symptoms like sneezing, coughing and itchy eyes, but they do not cause fever

The best way to cover your sneeze

November 21, 2016
Cover your mouth! But how?

6 most common food allergies in adults

November 8, 2016
Double-check your order with your waiter if you have these allergies

What do I have? Cold, flu or seasonal allergies?

October 28, 2016
Your foolproof guide to figuring out what ails you and how to kick it

You Asked: When’s the best time of day to take my medication?

October 4, 2016
Does when you take them really affect how your medications work? For some, yes.

You Asked: Am I really allergic to penicillin?

May 3, 2016
Although widely reported, true penicillin allergies are rare

Is it a food sensitivity or a life-threatening allergy?

July 22, 2015

Many people suffer from a food intolerance or sensitivity—meaning they may start to feel bad after eating a certain food, but they don’t have a life threatening reaction. How can you determine if you have a true allergy or a minor sensitivity?

How to rid fall allergy symptoms

September 24, 2013

Does fall remind you of pumpkin spice and warm-colored leaves or of itchy eyes and a runny nose? Nursing professor Vicky Keys provides these tips on how to combat allergies.