Ashford Clinic Blog
How to Thrive in Pollen Season
It's hard not to notice that we're deep into pollen season, with the fine layer of yellow covering everything left outdoors and the coughing, sneezing, and runny noses of those suffering from Seasonal Allergies. An estimated 36 million Americans deal with some form of Seasonal Allergies, and with hundreds of medications, home remedies, and other products available on the market all claiming to help rid you of your allergy symptoms, it's hard to know where to start or what would even work for you. That's where Ashford Clinic comes in. We're here to help you get to the root cause of your allergy symptoms and find lasting relief.
In order to determine the best course of treatment for a patient, sometimes Allergy Testing is necessary. Ashford Clinic provides arm-based environmental allergy testing that is quick, painless, and effective. Based on the results of your allergy test, additional treatment may be required. Skin allergy tests introduce a small amount of different allergens to your skin to guage how your body reacts to each one. Allergy testing is quick, usually lasting around 20 minutes, and provides reliable results. These tests are not painful, and the affected area is cleaned after the test is complete to remove any allergens from the your skin.
We offer Allergy Drops to patients as a safe and practical means treat environmental allergies. Allergy drops are a simple, effective way to help your body build a tolerance to the substances it is allergic to. Regular, consistent dosage of the allergy drops is a safe way to alleviate your body's reaction, and over time, you will see your allergies improve.
If you are in the Athens/Northeast Georgia Area and want have had enough of your seasonal allergies and other sinus issues, give us a call today at 706-248-6860 to learn more or to make an appointment.