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What Are Allergies?

What Are Allergies?

Posted in Blog on May 10, 2022

Allergies are abnormal immune system reactions to certain things that are typically harmless to most people. Common allergens include some foods, dust, plant pollen, medicines, and more. The severity of allergies can vary from person to person. Some allergies can be minor irritation or potentially life- threatening. Allergies can happen to anyone at any age, and you can even develop allergies as you age.
Allergies vs. COVID-19

Allergies vs. COVID-19

Posted in Blog on May 12, 2020

Chattanoogans know the Tennessee Valley can be quite an unforgiving place for those who suffer from seasonal allergies. This year, peak tree pollen season happened to fall right in line with the COVID-19 outbreak. Naturally, people are concerned. Are the symptoms they’re experiencing simply due to seasonal allergies, or is there a chance they have contracted coronavirus?