Dust Mites

As we gear up for warmer weather, the tendency to do some Spring cleaning kicks in.  For those who have dust mite allergies this can be a problem.  Dust mites feed on shed skin cells and thrive in warm, humid environments.  They particularly like carpet, bedding and mattresses, pillows, drapes, and other fabrics.  Obviously you can’t eliminate all of these things from your home.  See our tips below to help avoid an allergy,

Mold Allergy

What are molds and where are they found?
Molds are fungi whose spores are in the air. They can be found outside and inside the home in war,. darlin environments.

What symptoms do you experience if you are allergic to molds?
When someone is allergic to mold and is exposed to too much,

Food Allergies

Food allergies have become an important health problem in today’s society; approximately 4-6% of children and 4% of adults suffer from food allergies according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Although food allergy symptoms are more common in children than adults, they can occur at any age. So, it is possible to eat a particular food through your lifetime and one day,

Ragweed allergy heats up with climate change

If you think your ragweed allergies are getting worse, you may be right. And global warming may be the culprit. That’s not good news for the estimated 36 million Americans who suffer from ragweed allergy, the primary cause of fall allergy symptoms. Ragweed season unofficially begins August 15.  The pollen counts peak around September 19th. 

Flu Season Ahead

As flu season kicks off we want to provide the information needed to help keep you and your loved ones healthy.   Influenza activity begins to increase in October with a peak between December and February and can last as late as May.  There are a lot of things you can do to decrease your chances of getting the flu including washing your hands frequently with soap and water,

Pet Ownership and the Allergic Child

Americans are known for their love of household pets; approximately 50-65% of American households own pets. Dogs, cats, fish, hamsters, and guinea pigs are among the most popular household pets. Studies have shown that there are numerous benefits to be gained from pet ownership. Pets help improve the physical, mental, and emotional health of their owners regardless of their age.

World Asthma Day

In honor of our patients living with asthma, we are celebrating World Asthma Day at our office, located at:

Allergic Disease & Asthma Center, PA
1202 East Butler Road
Greenville, SC 29607

Tuesday May 7th 2019
3-6pm

If you, or a close family members are living with asthma,

Safeguard against Dust and Dust Mites

Dust Mites are microscopic creatures related to other mites and ticks in the class of Arachnidan. They live where human beings live, and where the humidity is optimal for their life cycle. Dust mites cause allergies in millions of Americans. Dust mites are invisible to the naked eye. What dust mites lack in size they make up in sheer numbers.

Allergic Disease & Asthma Center Celebrates Ribbon Cutting

Allergic Disease & Asthma Center celebrated the grand opening of our newest Easley location 5155 Calhoun Memorial Highway on Wednesday, September 19.

The physicians and staff at the Allergic Disease & Asthma Center, P.A. (ADAC) understand how allergies and asthma can affect your daily life. They have compassion for the suffering experienced by our patients.

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