Tag Archives: Non-allergic rhinitis

NASAL IRRIGATION BENEFICIAL FOR SINUS SYMPTOMS, RCT SHOWS

FCAAIA Notes: Nasal saline (salt water) irrigations (NSI) are a simple and often useful means of diminishing symptoms related to allergic rhinitis, colds, and possible sinus infections. It is completely natural and essentially free. So, why not try it?  You … Continue reading

Posted in Doctor's Posts | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

UNTREATED RHINITIS OFTEN PRECEDES ASTHMA IN ELDERLY

FCAAIA Notes: It is well-recognized that infants with atopic dermatitis (eczema) frequently develop nasal allergy (allergic rhinitis) and asthma as young as school-age.  This phenomenon, known as the “allergic march” (or “atopic march”) requires close observation and a low index … Continue reading

Posted in Doctor's Posts | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

RHINITIS ASSOCIATED WITH LOWER VITAMIN D LEVELS EVEN IN ABSENCE OF ALLERGY

FCAAIA Notes: Here I am in the dead of winter with a blizzard raging outside my window. If it weren’t for the supplements I take every day, I am sure I would be vitamin D deficient or insufficient. Vitamin D … Continue reading

Posted in Doctor's Posts | Tagged , , | Comments Off on RHINITIS ASSOCIATED WITH LOWER VITAMIN D LEVELS EVEN IN ABSENCE OF ALLERGY

CURRENT APPROACHES TO DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT OF RHINITIS

FCAAIA Notes: Rhinitis simply means “inflammation of the nose.” There are many types and causes of rhinitis including many kinds that are not from allergy.  This review is a short and simple summary of the differential diagnosis of common forms … Continue reading

Posted in Doctor's Posts | Tagged , , | Comments Off on CURRENT APPROACHES TO DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT OF RHINITIS
This website does not replace physician care. For medical advice, diagnosis, and treatment please contact a physician. Personal data collected through this website is not distributed or made available to the public.
FAIRFIELD COUNTY ALLERGY, ASTHMA AND IMMUNOLOGY ASSOCIATES © 2008, all rights reserved. Website by Design to Spec LLC