Allergic rhinitis complexities

According to the latest data from The Real Pollen Count ( website, Johannesburg and Kimberley residents currently have a moderate

Vaccine-associated allergies in the time of Covid-19

Date: 23 June 2021  Time: 19h00  Topic: Vaccine-associated allergies in the time of COVID-19  Presenter: Prof Jonathan Peter    Click here to register  Prof Jonathan Peter is Head of The Allergy and

Winter allergies & treatment

Winter carries several risk factors for an exacerbation in respiratory allergies.

Is clarithromycin useful in sinusitis patients?

A total of 10 patients with CRSwP were identified and subjected to bilateral ESS. In post-operative patients they were treated with nasal

Cold weather exacerbates AR symptoms

According to the Allergy Foundation of South Africa (AFSA); the bulk of allergens that have higher levels during winter are

Helping asthmatics achieve better control: new respiratory wearable now available in SA

ADAMM-RSM is a three-part solution that includes the soft comfortable wearable, a free smartphone app (search ADAMM-RSM) and web portal. 

Over-reliance on reliever pumps linked to increased risk of asthma attacks

The link between SABA blue reliever inhalers over-reliance and an increased risk of asthma attacks has led to updated recommendations

Type 2 inflammation – making the connection between atopic, allergic, and inflammatory diseases

What is the burden and impact of type 2 inflammatory diseases? Asthma is one of the most common chronic conditions

Why your allergies are making your joints and muscles sore

More than Just Your Head When most of us think about allergies, we tend to just think about the sniffly

Allergies over winter

ALLERGENS WHICH ARE MORE PROLIFIC DURING THE WINTER MONTHS The bulk of allergens which have higher levels during winter are

The low-down on allergic rhinitis

DEFINITION Allergic rhinitis or hay fever is a condition which can be triggered by a wide variety of irritants. The

Climate change and allergies

A conference data presentation indicated that in a survey of allergy rhinitis sufferers, 51% of patients blamed pollution for their