January 29, 2009
by Dr. John Overholt
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Bee Sting Allergy

I’m surprised by the number of people, including physicians, who don’t realize how treatable bee sting allergy is. Bee venom desensitization is perhaps the best studied and most effective of all forms of allergy desensitization.  Since allergic reactions to bee … Continue reading

January 15, 2009
by Dr. John Overholt
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Loss of Smell

Loss of the sense of smell, a problem called anosmia (an-OWES-me-uh), is a common complaint seen by allergists.  Smell actually makes up a significant portion of the sense of taste as well, so anosmia not only affects the ability to … Continue reading