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Q&A: Is there a test for eyelash extension allergies?

Andrew Hirsch, MD Picture - I was wondering if there is a allergy test that can be performed to figure out why my eyelids react a certain way to eyelash extensions. I had been getting eyelash extensions for 6 months and had to stop ... View full question & answer >>

Q&A: Is there a test that will confirm if they are allergic to metal?

Jason Blalack, L.Ac., M.S. Picture - Is there a test that will confirm whether someone is having an allergic reaction to metal? I'm not referring to a skin patch test to see if you are allergic to metal. I'm talking about a test ... View full question & answer >>

Q&A: What is the test for allergies?

Andrew Hirsch, MD Picture - What is the test for allergies? View full question & answer >>

Q&A: Could I have shingles if I have sores on my arms, stomach and thighs that leave scars when they heal?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - last summer some kind of sores appeared on my arm and stomach in the front, I have tried everything to clear them up, a friend said it was shingles, as they leave scars when they do heal, they are on ... View full question & answer >>

Q&A: What should I do if I have concern about drug allergies and I need extensive dental work done?

I have multi drug anaphylaxis and it is imperative that I receive completely drug and chemical free dental care. I am aware of lasers and electronic devices for some dental procedures. However, I am in ... View full question & answer >>

Q&A: Who should I see if I have a sore throat off and on, drainage, feel weak and nauseous, and have joint pain?

I chose Allergy/immunology didnt find Otolaryngology. I have had a mild sore throat with 1 swollen tonsil since Feb 2001 with bad sore throats couple times a month. Drainage in the back of the throat ... View full question & answer >>

Q&A: I was on antibiotics for 7 years for acne and now have food allergies, so what could be the problem?

Stephen Imbeau, MD Picture - used antibiotics for @ 7 yrs due to rx by dermotologists which i ended 3 yrs ago. prescribed due to acne. 31 yo. already allergic to milk protein. in the meantime , developed allergy to garlic, soy, any ... View full question & answer >>