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Allergy Treatments Saint Martinville LA

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Jibran Elias Atwi
(337) 367-2001
520 N Lewis St
New Iberia, LA
Specialty
Allergy / Immunology

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Bernard C Fruge Jr, MD
(337) 478-6480
217 Rue Louis XIV Ste 100
Lafayette, LA
Specialties
Pediatrics, Pediatric Allergy
Gender
Male
Languages
French
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: Our Lady Of Lourdes Reg Med Ct, Lafayette, La; Lafayette General Med Ctr, Lafayette, La
Group Practice: Allergy Asthma Immunology Ctr

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J Brent Prather, MD FAAAAI
(337) 988-9999
4650 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy Ste 102
Lafayette, LA
Specialties
Allergy & Immunology
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 1978

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Bernard C Fruge, MD
(318) 233-9495
217 Rue Louis Xiv Ste 100
Lafayette, LA
Specialties
Pediatrics, Pediatric Allergy
Gender
Male
Languages
French
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1982

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Prem Kumar, MD
(337) 261-6043
2390 W Congress St
Lafayette, LA
Specialties
Allergy & Immunology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Sn Med Coll, Agra Univ, Agra, Up, India
Graduation Year: 1963

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Jibran Elias Atwi, MD
(337) 365-2001
2315 E Main St
New Iberia, LA
Specialties
Allergy & Immunology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: American Univ Of Beirut, Fac Of Med, Beirut, Lebanon
Graduation Year: 1985

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Bina Joseph, MD
(337) 981-9495
234 Princeton Woods Loop
Lafayette, LA
Specialties
Allergy & Immunology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Kasturba Med Coll, Mysore Univ, Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Graduation Year: 1985

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Bina E Joseph
(337) 981-9495
320 Settlers Trace Blvd
Lafayette, LA
Specialty
Allergy / Immunology

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Brian Carl Barnes, MD
(318) 235-7898
126 Wembley Rd
Lafayette, LA
Specialties
Allergy & Immunology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1973

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Wilton Lee Bergeron, MD
PO Box 98
Scott, LA
Specialties
Allergy & Immunology, General Practice
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1958
Hospital
Hospital: Our Lady Of Lourdes Reg Med Ct, Lafayette, La

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Allergies

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Allergies

(Also called: Hypersensitivity)

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Definition

An allergy is a reaction of your immune system to something that does not bother most other people. People who have allergies often are sensitive to more than one thing. Substances that often cause reactions are

Pollen

Dust mites

Mold spores

Pet dander

Food

Insect stings

Medicines

How do you get allergies? Scientists think both genes and the environment have something to do with it. Normally, your immune system fights germs. It is your body's defense system. In most allergic reactions, however, it is responding to a false alarm.

Allergies can cause a runny nose, sneezing, itching, rashes, swelling or asthma. Symptoms vary. Although allergies can make you feel bad, they usually won't kill you. However, a severe reaction called anaphylaxis is life-threatening.

Indoor Air Pollution

We usually think of air pollution as being outdoors, but the air in your house or office could also be polluted. Sources of indoor pollution include

Biological contaminants like mold and pollen

Tobacco smoke

Household products and pesticides

Gases such as radon and carbon monoxide

Materials used in the building such as asbestos, formaldehyde and lead.

Sick building syndrome occurs when several people are affected, but no specific source of the illness is found. Indoor air quality problems usually only cause discomfort, and most people feel better as soon as they eliminate the source of the pollution. However, some pollutants can cause diseases that show up much later, such as respiratory diseases or cancer. Making sure that your building is well-ventilated and eliminating pollutants can improve the quality of your indoor air.

Sinusitis

Sinusitis means your sinuses are infected or inflamed. Your sinuses are hollow air spaces within the bones surrounding the nose. They produce mucus, which drains into the nose. If your nose is swollen, this can block the sinuses and cause pain and infection.

Sinusitis can be acute, lasting for less than four weeks, or chronic, lasting much longer. Acute sinusitis often starts as a cold, which then turns into a bacterial infection. Allergies, pollutants, nasal problems and certain diseases can also cause sinusitis.

Symptoms of sinusitis can include fever, weakness, fatigue, cough and congestion. There may also be mucus drainage in the back of the throat, called postnasal drip. Treatments include antibiotics, decongestants and pain relievers. Using heat pads on the inflamed area, saline nasal ...

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