From the Office of Dr. Hallett

Back to school with allergies

July 29, 2021

Back to school with allergies

It’s that time of year again: time to head back to school! If your child is headed back to school […]

Understanding Anaphylaxis

July 11, 2021

Understanding Anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis: What is it and how can you prevent it World Allergy Week was this past June 13-19 and our […]

Tips for managing spring and summer allergies in Texas

June 10, 2021

Tips for managing spring and summer allergies in Texas

Spring and summer are here in Texas, which means that our seasonal allergies are active (again!). The spring trees (live oak, elm, hackberry, mesquite, and many more) have been quite active this year, and we are now rapidly moving into the summer grass season (Bermuda, Bahia, Johnson, etc.). All of these plants are very happy and healthy this year, due to the excessive amount of rain that we have had. And, of course, that rain has been a tremendous boost to the mold counts, unfortunately. The good news is that all of these various allergens can be managed with similar methods, and we’ve got some tips for managing spring and summer allergy symptoms in Texas.

Oral Allergy Syndrome

June 4, 2021

Oral Allergy Syndrome

Have you ever eaten a particular raw fruit or vegetable, or some nuts like walnuts or pecans, and noticed that […]

Could Your Cough Be Asthma?

March 21, 2017

Could Your Cough Be Asthma?

That irritating, persist cough! You’ve tried using over–the-counter cough medicine and been put on antibiotics, but the cough just keeps […]

Traveling With Allergies Doesn’t Have to Spoil Your Spring Break

March 8, 2017

Traveling With Allergies Doesn’t Have to Spoil Your Spring Break

Spring Break is right around the corner and many of us are making plans for a trip to the beach, […]

Spring Allergies are Arriving Early in 2017

February 21, 2017

Spring Allergies are Arriving Early in 2017

So, you’ve survived the dreaded Mountain Cedar allergy season and you’re thinking, “I’m in the clear and everything is looking […]

February 7, 2017

Leave Your Sweetheart Breathless on Valentine’s Day… But Not From an Allergic Reaction!

So, Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. You’re probably starting to think about some “over the top” gifts that […]

Allergy Testing Answers: Skin Testing vs. RAST

October 14, 2016

Allergy Testing Answers: Skin Testing vs. RAST

Allergy sufferers know their symptoms all too well: sneezing, coughing, runny nose, and itchy eyes, nose and throat. What exactly […]

Are Allergy Drops Right For You?

September 29, 2016

Are Allergy Drops Right For You?

Are Allergy Drops Right For You? There are so many treatment options for patients with allergic rhinitis that understanding all […]

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