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Allergy Testing

Most patients/offices overlook Allergy Testing as a clinically applicable test during the cold months, and although those types of allergies are not as prominent as Spring/Fall, they can be just as debilitating.  Here’s a look at what happens when families close their doors and windows, and start circulating air throughout the house for 2-3 months:

http://www.webmd.com/allergies/guide/winter-allergies

Most common Winter Allergies that show up during an Allergy Test:
  • Pet Dander
  • Mold (sometimes hidden in the walls, but still present)
  • Dust Mites
What are the most common Symptoms of Winter Allergies?
  • Coughing
  • Dark Circles under the eyes
  • Itchy eyes and nose
  • Runny Nose
  • Sneezing
  • Watery Eyes