Anaphylaxis

Food allergies can pose a significant challenge when dining out at restaurants. The fear of accidental exposure to allergens and the risk of an allergic reaction can create anxiety and uncertainty for individuals with food allergies. However, with proper preparation, communication, and awareness, it is...

  Insect sting allergies can be painful on the skin, often causing redness, swelling, and irritation. However, those with insect sting allergies can experience more severe symptoms that can cause an immune system reaction within the body. It’s important to understand different types of reactions to...

Houston Allergist Dr. Gavino Q&A The McGovern Allergy & Asthma Clinic allergists have provided high-quality allergy and asthma care since 1956. Dr. Aries Gavino, a board-certified allergist, and immunologist specializes in a broad spectrum of allergic and immunologic conditions and is proud to be a member...

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...