Blood Test

South China Allergy
RAST test (Radio Allergo Sorbent Test) measures the amount of specific Immunoglobulin E antibodies (IgE) in your blood to various environmental and food allergens.

Allergy Avoidance

House dust mite (HDM): use Encase pillows, mattress and duvet in anti-HDM bedding covers (Anti-Allergy Product. Use wipe-able furniture instead of upholstered furniture. HEPA air cleaners to remove airborne allergen particles

Mold allergen: Use dehumidifier to keep humidity below 50%. Wash shower curtains, bathroom tiles, bathtubs and toilet tanks with mold-killing solutions. Regular cleaning of refrigerators.

Animal Dander: Avoid carpets, heavy curtains and upholstered furniture. Close all windows and use air-conditioning during pollen seasons

Specific Immunotherapy

Gradual Desensitization: Comes in 2 forms: injection and sublingual

Sublingual Immunotherapy

Sublingual immunotherapy (SLIT) is the most recent and effective form of treatment. This is a very safe and self-administered treatment which can be used in children