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Allergy from crocin

My wife had crocin last night , today morning her face is swollen , and throat is paining while swallowing , and her skin has turned red. There is no pain or itchiness or weakness. Please suggest something for this allergy

MMR vaccination & meningitis vaccination

I shall be moving to US for my graduate studies. My university is asking me for a vaccination proof of both MMR and meningitis. I have got the MMR vaccination during my childhood however I don't have any proof for this. I m planning to take both the vaccinations now for this purpose. How should I proceed now?

Diet for immunity

What foods can increase our body immunity towards the diseases? Are there any exercises or yoga which can help in this?

Test Immunoglobulin IgE results- 1455

Hi, apart from IgE sharing other blood test results Basophils Count - 0.01 Hi, please advise on these following blood results and IgE test are these connected. 1) MCV (mean corpuscular volume) - 102.2 2. (Mean Corp Hemo Conc) MCHC - 29 3. Red Cell distribution width SD(RDW-SD) - 56.9 4. RDW-CV - 14.8 5. PLCR - 1 Thanks

Autoimmune disorder

Hello doctor, I have Hashimoto's thyroiditis and so far, none of the Endocrinologists I have consulted have given my advice on how to get better and heal my condition. I would like to meet with a functional medical therapist that can help me.

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What Got You Down? Cold or Allergy

Symptoms of viral cold and allergy Rhinitis (Cold due to Allergy) can be similar for example runny nose, sneezing, coughing, congestion, itchy and watery eyes and fatigue.  most patients suffering from allergies end up taking  multiple course of antibiotics with no relief. So that Its ...

Ward Off Asthma With Proper Management of the Disease

WorkupEvaluation of patients with asthma should include a history with questions about seasonal increases in pulmonary symptoms; other allergic symptoms; exposure to tobacco; and exposure to allergens at home, at work, or outdoors.Initial work up for asthma should includea) ...

Inhalers - Lifestyle Accessory?

Changing demographics, ever increasing air pollution, air conditioned houses and different dietary habits have increased the prevalence of Asthma. This has resulted in Inhalers being given out almost as a lifestyle Accessory.Statistics: About 25% of children in Bangalore have asthma. ...

Health Tips for Kids to Beat the Heat This Summer and Build Immunity

During summer, our body becomes hotter, muscle enzymes speed up and burn glycogen more rapidly, depleting stores of the sugar that your muscles use for fuel. Hence it is necessary to make the child drink plenty of fluids that would help hydrate the muscle and skin adequately in order to maintain ...

Urticaria

Urticaria or hives can be idiopathic or may be a symptom of underlying problem in some individuals .In perhaps as many as 30-40% of cases with chronic idiopathic urticaria, it is caused by an autoimmune reaction. Acute viral infection is another common cause of urticaria. Less common causes ...

Doctors
Dr. B V Balachandra - Pediatrician
Dr. B V Balachandra Pediatrician (MBBS, MD - Pediatrics, Fellowship in Pediatric Intensive Care, DAA - Diploma in Allergy Asthma and Immunology) 11 years experience Manipal Hospital
130 recommendations Old Airport Road, Bangalore INR 750
Dr. Meera Ranjini - Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist
Dr. Meera Ranjini Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist (MBBS, Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology (DLO), M.Phil in Hospital & Health Systems Management, DAA - Diploma in Allergy Asthma and Immunology) 21 years experience Aashraya Ent Healthcare
834 recommendations CV Raman Nagar, Bangalore INR 400
Dr. (Mrs) Kiran Krishnamurthy - Allergist/Immunologist
Dr. (Mrs) Kiran Krishnamurthy Allergist/Immunologist (MBBS, MRCP (UK), DAA - Diploma in Allergy Asthma and Immunology, Specialist training in respiratory Medicine UK) 16 years experience Parklane Orthopaedic And Medical Centre
130 recommendations Banashankari 3rd Stage, Bangalore INR 400
Dr. Shailaja Kumari S - Allergist/Immunologist
Dr. Shailaja Kumari S Allergist/Immunologist (MBBS, Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology (DLO), DAA - Diploma in Allergy Asthma and Immunology) 13 years experience Springleaf Healthcare
2 recommendations Electronics City, Bangalore INR 500