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3 Popular Summertime Allergy Myths

Most of us absolutely love summer! The weather is nice and warm! We get to hang out in the pool or on the beach! However, for a lot of people, it’s a time for allergy symptoms. Also, it’s a time for many popular allergy myths. Below, we’ve gathered some of the most prevalent myths about  … Read more

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May is National Allergy & Asthma Awareness Month

Did you know that in 1984 the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) declared May to be National Allergy & Asthma Awareness Month? Naturally, it makes sense. This is the month when allergy/asthma patients must be at their most vigilant. Basically, for allergy and asthma, it’s “peak season.” Also, this makes May the perfect  … Read more

Mid Island Allergy Continues on with Telehealth

Although the CDC and federal guidelines are limiting gatherings and enforcing social distancing, Mid Island Allergy will continue to see patients using Telehealth. In addition to limited office hours, Telehealth allows us to continue to treat patients amidst this pandemic. Our three locations in Plainview, Bay Shore, and Holbrook continue office hours but will be  … Read more

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2020 Spring Cleaning for Seasonal Allergies

Blink, and spring will be here! Before you know it, temperatures will soar and we’ll be hanging our jackets ’til September. For most of us, this is a time to celebrate. We’ll have more sunshine and warmer days! However, this also means it’s time to start our spring cleaning. Below, we’ve put together spring cleaning  … Read more

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The Pill to Treat Peanut Allergies is Now FDA Approved

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has officially approved the first drug for treatment of peanut allergies: Palforzia! The peanut allergy is the most common food allergy among children. Unfortunately, it’s also one of the most dangerous. One out of four children with this allergy are sent to the ER for treatment a year. So  … Read more

Time for Spring cleaning

Lots of people view the coming of spring as an opportunity to clean out winter’s cobwebs and freshen up their home. It’s also a chance to get rid of allergens that have been settling in over the winter and help ease your spring allergy and asthma symptoms. “If you aren’t someone who regularly undertakes spring  … Read more