allergies Tag

Hurricane season can be difficult for us and our environment, but did you know the stormy weather can trigger allergy symptoms? The turbulent weather patterns caused by hurricane season can spread allergens quickly throughout the air. Learn more about allergies during hurricane season and how...

Winter allergies are here! Just because the weather outside is cooler doesn’t mean allergens have disappeared. From seasonal pollen to indoor allergy triggers, learn about some of the winter season allergens and how to combat them.   Cedar Pollen Environmental winter allergies are commonly caused by cedar pollen....

Are allergies a risk factor when getting vaccinations? As we navigate the coronavirus outbreak and the rapidly approaching flu season, it’s important to understand how allergies relate to vaccinations. Read more about allergies and vaccinations.   Vaccine Allergies An allergic reaction can on rare occasions be caused by...

Houston allergists at McGovern Allergy & Asthma Clinic have provided high-quality allergy and asthma care since 1956. Board-certified in adult and pediatric Allergy and Immunology, as well as in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology, Dr. Serge De Golovine has been with the clinic since February of...

A virtual doctor appointment is an alternative offered to in-office appointments when you are feeling sick or if you prefer to see your doctor from the comforts of your home. You might be wondering about the differences between a virtual appointment versus visiting a clinic...

Pollen in Houston During allergy season, high numbers of pollen counts are huge contributors to our itchy eyes, runny nose, and constant sneezing. Most likely your car and outdoor furniture will be covered in a yellow dust during this time of year. These pollen spores are...

Your child’s health can be unpredictable at times. Especially pertaining to kids with allergies. Even when they’re just playing outside, children are susceptible to health risks. For example, you might not know if your child has allergies from outdoor elements, so a simple day at...

Having an allergy attack mid-flight can be one of the scariest experiences a person can endure. Since there are limited supply and medical aid on an aircraft, most airlines have taken the necessary precautions to ensure that their passengers are taken care of while on...