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  • 9 days ago

    Itchy Hives

    I received the Rho-gram shot when i was approximately 6 months pregnant. Ever since I received the shot I break out in hives when i get hot, aggravated, upset. Anything that makes my blood pressure go up. This has been going on for 5 years now and I am miserable. If I take an antihistamine I still get the hives but they are not itchy, I just have red spots all over my body. Help Me Please.
  • 21 days ago

    Severe Itching With No Visible Signs On Skin

    For the past 3 months, I have been dealing with an insane and progressive itch. I had been prescribed a liquid cough syrup (hydrocodone) for bronchitis. Normally narcotic meds make my hands mildly itchy for several days once off of the meds. Initially, my palms and feet started to itch very badly and worse at night. I ended up taking Benadryl which helped for a day and then did not help anymore. I visited the doctor who put me on Prednisone. While on the meds, I did not have any itching. After completing....
  • 22 days ago

    News Flash: New Treatment for Dust Mite Allergies Approved

    Are you allergic to dust mites? Odactra, year-round, once-a-day tablet that's dissolved under the tongue, has won approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. You can learn more here: http://wb.md/2mQKMxf What are your thoughts?
  • 22 days ago

    Extreme itching / crawling sensation for almost 2 years no signs of rash or treatment

    For almost two years now, I have been battling the oddest condition. It started with extreme itching all over my legs. Later, I am itchy pretty much everywhere. I never had any sign of a rash, or allergic reaction. Sometimes I would wake up in the middle of the night from scratching.( I have no known allergies ) First Steps: Doctor: I first started by changing the detergent I was using. Then, I went to the doctor who ran blood tests, stool samples, urine tests, and everything came back normal. In....
  • 24 days ago

    Are Your Allergies Out of Control?

    You vacuum with a HEPA filter. You stay indoors when the pollen count is high. You take medications like your doctor tells you to. But do you really have your allergy symptoms under control? Here are 10 signs that the answer is 'no' and what you can do about it: http://wb.md/2m3ctWn What does your allergy action plan look like?
  • 28 days ago

    Itching

    I have been itching regular for over 2 months now. I have tried cortisone creams, eczema relief lotions. What should I do from now. The rashes have cleared up tremendously. HELP
  • 29 days ago

    What Happens During an Allergic Reaction?

    Your immune system is designed to defend your body against dangerous invaders like bacteria and viruses. But sometimes it overreacts to harmless things like grass, dander, or pollen. Here's what's happening in your body when you have an allergic reaction: http://wb.md/2mhXiWQ
  • 30 days ago

    Help?

    I keep getting these little patches of rashes that appear on my arms, they are itchy but then go away and leave little bumps. The rashes feel like lumps on my arm.
  • Weird issue around puppy

    I just got a puppy sunday. Since then I can barely eat and when i'm around the puppy i don't feel good. I thought it was a stomach virus but I went to the hospital and they said it isn't since i'm not throwing up. THey want me to follow up in a few days if the symptoms continue. It's not really getting better. I tried keeping the dog in another room with my sister for the night as a test for her and me. I woke up feeling good my sister was fine also. When I got around the dog....
  • 1 month ago

    News Flash: Planning For Kid's Severe Allergic Reactions

    Does your child have a severe allergy? New reports emphasize the importance of having a written action plan from your doctor for anaphylaxis. You can read more here: http://wb.md/2l1kb0E Do you have a plan of action in case you or your child has a severe allergic reaction?