How Chiropractic Care Treats Allergies How Chiropractic Care Treats Allergies

As the world emerges from its winter hibernation and embraces the life and beauty that is spring, many people sequester themselves away in their climate controlled environments (home, work, etc.).  Why is it that when Nature puts on such a glorious display so many people shy away from it?  Unfortunately, allergies are the offending culprits that keep so many people from enjoying the beauty in green.

We see their affects, but what exactly are allergies?  Allergies are the immune system’s response to unfamiliar and unwanted stimuli in the body.  When your body is attacked from within by viruses or bacteria, your immune system releases antibodies to fight it.  When your body is attacked from within by pollen, grasses, pets, etc., your immune system releases histamine to fight it.  Allergic reactions are the result of your immune system overreacting to an unwanted or unfamiliar stimuli. Read more

Many of us are uncomfortably familiar with the sneezing, wheezing, and coughing of respiratory allergies. We either endure the symptoms, or we endure the side effects of the medications we take for the symptoms.

Fortunately, there’s a better choice.allergy cure Allergy Cures – Choose A Homeopathic Approach

Homeopathy is a time-tested system of medicine rooted in a unique philosophy. Instead of covering up superficial symptoms, homeopathic medicines work with the body to promote greater health.

The homeopathic approach to allergies is based on the realization that symptoms are the body’s attempts to correct an imbalance in the body. Homeopathy sees a bigger picture than simply a specific allergic reaction to a specific allergen. Rather, the problem is identified as the individual’s hypersensitivity that leads to these overreactions. Homeopathy addresses not only allergy symptoms, but the individual’s overall health as well.

Drawbacks of mainstream drugs

Although mainstream allergy drugs are heavily promoted through costly advertising, they may cause more harm than good. By suppressing symptoms, these products are suppressing your body’s efforts to restore balance and health.

Let’s look at a few common over-the-counter allergy products.

Antihistamines are often used to “dry up” a runny nose. However, a runny nose promotes drainage, an essential step in detoxifying your system.

In addition, antihistamines have been linked to undesirable side effects such as drowsiness, blurred vision, dizziness, loss of appetite, nausea, and dryness of the mouth, nose, and throat.
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