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Daniel More, MD

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By Daniel More, MD

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • How Electronic Cigarettes Could Affect Allergies and Asthma Created: Sunday, July 20, 2014 Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014
      Learn about e-cigarettes, and whether these devices are safe for people with allergies and asthma.
    • Make Your Dog Less Allergenic Created: Friday, October 01, 2010 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      People who are allergic to dogs often look for ways to make their dogs less allergenic rather than getting rid of their furry best friend. Learn what factors can make a dog less allergenic, so that...
    • All You Ever Needed to Know About Hay Fever Created: Monday, December 06, 2010 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      Hay fever affects one in three people. Pollen allergy is the cause of hay fever, which can affect people during the spring, summer, and or fall months. Learn about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, ...
    • I've had severe swelling from bee stings and mosquito bites. Am I allergic? Created: Monday, September 29, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Learn why localized swelling at the sites of mosquito bites and insect stings may not be of major concern.
    • Is There a Cure for Allergy to Poison Oak? Created: Wednesday, October 15, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      I often have patients ask me if there is a cure for poison oak, poison ivy and poison sumac. Find out if there is a way to prevent these itchy rashes from happening.
    • Why does my nose run when it’s cold or windy outside? Created: Wednesday, December 31, 2008 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Learn about why your nose runs when you're outside with cold or windy weather and the treatments available for this symptom.
    • Spring Allergies Created: Wednesday, December 01, 2010 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Spring is the most common season for people to experience allergy symptoms. Spring allergies are most commonly caused by tree and grass pollen, although may be less commonly caused by allergic reactions to fragrant flowers or even pet rabbits obtained during the Easter holiday. Learn more about spring allergies and ways to combat the symptoms.
    • Should I Take Claritin, Zyrtec or Allegra? Created: Monday, January 10, 2011 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      My patients frequently ask me which over-the-counter antihistamine they should take -- Claritin, Zyrtec or Allegra? You might be thinking, "Wait a second, I
    • Poison Ivy and Oak Allergy Created: Tuesday, July 27, 2010 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Learn everything you need to know about poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac, including how to avoid getting a rash and how to treat one." itemprop="description" Monday, June 25, 2007 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Most people experience some type of reaction after being stung by a bee or wasp. Usually, these reactions include pain and swelling around the sting. However, some people will develop allergic reac...
    • Yoga for the Treatment of Asthma Created: Saturday, June 28, 2014 Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014
      Find out if yoga is helpful for the treatment of asthma.
    • Dietary Habits During Pregnancy and the Development of Childhood Allergies Created: Saturday, June 28, 2014 Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014
      Find out if a woman's diet during pregnancy can influence the development of allergies in her child.
    • Zaditor and Alaway for Eye Allergies Created: Tuesday, April 26, 2011 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Learn about the use of Zaditor and Alaway eye drops, available over-the-counter without a prescription, for the treatment of itchy eyes associated with allergic conjunctivitis."
    • Common Causes of Contact Dermatitis Created: Tuesday, February 06, 2007 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      The most important aspect of treating contact dermatitis is the identification and avoidance of the causative agent. With thousands of chemicals having the ability to cause contact dermatitis, it m...
    • How do I know which kind of insect I was stung by? Created: Monday, May 26, 2008 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Have you been stung by an insect recently? Was it a bee, wasp or hornet? Maybe it was a yellow-jacket? How do you know? Learn some of the common characteristics of the stinging insects to help iden...
    • Insect Bite and Sting Allergy Created: Thursday, February 19, 2009 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Learn about allergic reactions from bites and stings from the most common insects." itemprop="description"> Sunday, November 01, 2009 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Learn some important tips to exercise safely when you have asthma.
    • Food Allergies Created: Thursday, November 30, 2006 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      Reactions to foods are very common, occurring in 1 in 4 people sometimes during their lifetimes. Many of these reactions are not allergic, even though there is a definite cause and effect relations...
    • Treating Allergies in Children Created: Sunday, December 10, 2006 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      Avoidance of allergic triggers is the first priority when dealing with a child's allergies. This article details the approaches to avoidance of the most common allergens, including pet dander, dust...
    • Sleep Apnea and Asthma Created: Saturday, March 07, 2009 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      Learn why untreated sleep apnea can worsen asthma, and how treating sleep apnea makes asthma better." itemprop="description"> Sunday, August 31, 2008 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      Using an asthma inhaler until the device stops spraying means that you haven't been getting any medicine for quite some time. Learn how to determine when your asthma inhaler is empty - and when it'...
    • Spider Bites Created: Wednesday, July 13, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      Learn about the different types of spider bites that may occur in the United States, including the symptoms and treatment for each type, as well as how certain skin infections can mimic spider bite...
    • Can Allergy Medicines Really Stop Working? Created: Tuesday, May 17, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      Do allergy medicines stop working? This is a common problem for allergy sufferers, who often notice that allergy medicines seem to lose effectiveness over time. Learn why this happens, and how you ...
    • Scorpion Allergy Created: Monday, July 30, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      Scorpion stings typically cause moderate to severe pain, and can cause tingling and numbness. Scorpion stings also can cause allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis, in some people."
    • New Version of Primatene Mist Inhaler Rejected by the FDA Created: Sunday, March 02, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      Primatene Mist CFC Inhaler was an over-the-counter (OTC) inhaler used for the treatment of immediate asthma symptoms, but was removed from the market in late
    • Ferret Allergy Created: Tuesday, April 03, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      The domestic ferret is the third most common furred pet in the United States, and allergy symptoms may be worsened with exposure to this animal. Find out how ferret and cat allergy are similar, how...
    • Allergy Testing Created: Tuesday, May 01, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
      Not sure what to expect on the day of your allergy test? Learn about the most common tests used to diagnose allergy. From skin testing to blood tests, this article explains the types of testing tha...
    • Stress Can Be Associated with Worsening Allergy Symptoms Created: Sunday, May 18, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
      Find out if stress can worsen your allergy symptoms.
    • Spice Allergy Created: Wednesday, October 12, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
      Learn all about spice allergy, including symptoms that may occur, how spice allergy is diagnosed, as well as the treatments that are available." itemprop="description" Tuesday, May 15, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
      Cosmetic allergy is a frequent cause of contact dermatitis in both men and women. A huge number of chemicals are in cosmetics that we contact with everyday. Chemicals in soaps, cleansers, lotions a...
    • How Do I Know if My Child Has Allergies? Created: Tuesday, December 05, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
      Allergies occur with different symptoms at different ages. This article discusses how allergies present in infants and young children, and how these allergies can change as the child gets older."
    • Evaluation of Contact Dermatitis Created: Sunday, February 04, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
      The location of contact dermatitis can be a major clue as to the cause of the symptoms. A diagnosis is made with the use of a patch test, which along with the location of the rash and the history of contact with various chemicals. Learn the common causes of contact dermatitis based on the location of the rash.

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