Nearly 100 million people suffer from allergies and asthma, with symptoms ranging from the occasional sniffle to debilitating headaches and additional pains. While taking traditional medicines and altering your lifestyle can offer some relief, new alternative treatments like biofeedback, immunotherapy and phototherapy are helping allergy sufferers take control of their symptoms, according to Dr. Clifford Bassett on foxnews.com. Alternative type treatments currently being analyzed by researchers for effectiveness include biofeedback, exercise, yoga, traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture and diet modification. These are just some of the promising ideas being looked at in the allergy arena.
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Dr. Clifford Bassett is an adult and pediatric allergy specialist, and diplomate of the American Board of Allergy and Immunology. He is the medical director of Allergy and Asthma Care of NY.