New therapies available for chronic hives

Posted on February 10, 2020 by in Hives

Two new therapies have virtually changed the way chronic hives are treated, providing much-need relief for those who suffer from this itchy condition. Chronic hives, also called urticarial, is a condition that affects up to one percent of the population at any given time. It is defined as the recurrence of hives over six-weeks or

The itchy facts about hives

Posted on July 6, 2019 by in Hives

Pesky rashes are a common complaint among those who come to see us at our allergy office. However, patients often arrive with misconceptions about the rash that’s got them irritated. Today, I will delve into the most common triggers for this itchy condition. What are hives? HivesĀ are a result of histamine, which is released by