You’ve likely heard of them and possibly suffered their unpleasant effects. Allergies are becoming increasingly prevalent. The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America reports that approximately 25% of Americans, or 60 million people, suffer some sort of asthmatic or allergic reaction to external stimuli such as air, water, food, drugs or plants. But what are allergies exactly? And how come we acquire them? Continue reading Why Do I Have Allergies?