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What is an Immunologist?

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  An immunologist is a medical doctor specializing in disorders of the immune system. A healthy immune system is required to prevent infections, manage inflammation and maintain the body’s general healthy balance. Dysfunction of the immune system can lead to recurrent infections or chron …

Warning Signs of Primary Immunodeficiency – Dr. Edan Sarid

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What are warning signs of Primary Immunodeficiency (PIDD)? How many infections is too many? “Immune system defects can present themselves in many ways. Evaluation by an Immunologist is advised if infections are frequent or complicated. Warning signs include 2 or more serious bacterial infecti …

A Discussion of Nickel Allergy – Dr. Kevin O’Brien

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Did you know you can get “hand eczema” from nickel allergy, even if you are staying away from metal on you, because of nickel in the food you eat? Females tend to know they are nickel allergic because they get a rash from “cheap” earrings. Males are often not as aware that they even have &h …

Tips & Tricks for IVIG Infusions – a Patient Testimonial

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An IMMUNOe Infusion patients shares her tips on how she preps for her infusion appointments. After being on IVIG infusions for 15 years I have learned 4 tips and tricks that might help you.  I experience different side effects with different brands. When I first started, I struggled with migraines …

New Year…New You!

The Journey of Your Lifetime One of the most common resolutions people make to begin the New Year is to take better care of themselves.  To reduce their stress.  To improve their nutrition.  To achieve better health.  As research has shown, all too frequently those resolutions fade away long be …

Attention Deficit Disorder and Allergic Rhinitis: Are They Related?

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Research Article: Attention Deficit Disorder and Allergic Rhinitis: Are They Related?    Isaac Melamed and Melinda Heffron IMMUNOe Research Centers , Centennial, CO 80112, USA Academic Editor: Enrico Maggi Copyright © 2016 I. Melamed and M. Heffron. T The association between ADHD and allergy …

Teresa’s Journey | Persevering with CVID

How did I come to be in this place? The phone rang and on the other end was my daughter, Sara. She said, “Mom, would you be interested in going to Morroco and do a nine day women’s rally across the Sahara Desert?”. I thought for a moment and said, “You bet, let’s do th …

The Benefits of Early Asthma Intervention

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  At IMMUNOe Health Centers, we believe that early intervention is crucial when it comes to dealing with asthma. Why? Because: If left untreated, children who have severe asthma are more likely to still have asthma – as well as COPD – when they reach adulthood. The earlier symptoms …