Common Allergy Myths BUSTED

26.02.2020
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Part I: fistream.info/work/videot/Z6iDbbOprIDbkmQ
Part II of my interview with Dr. Dave Stukus (Pediatric Allergist & Immunologist). Here we cover new ground on:
Hypoallergenic Dogs: 0:30
Treating Allergies: 1:32
Benadryl Can Be Dangerous: 3:25
Milk Causes Mucus: 5:52
Food Journals: 6:50
Oral Allergy Syndrome: 7:43
Parents and Children as Patients: 9:54
Infants and Milk Allergies: 11:39
Preventing Peanut & Other Allergies: 14:07
Growing Out Of Asthma: 18:32
Supplements to CURE allergies: 19:33
Mistakes Primary Care Doctors Make: 22:10
Overuse Of Blood Tests for Allergies: 22:25
Immune Boosting Supplements: 24:20
How Vaccines Work: 25:00
Egg Allergy With The Flu Shot: 26:54
Penicillin Allergy: 29:27
I have a Penicillin RASH: 32:00
Dr. Dave Stukus Contact info:
Twitter: twitter.com/AllergyKidsDoc?s=20
Address:
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205
(614) 722-4404
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Kommentteja
  • So when I was like 12 I touched a bell pepper and I got hives and felt like I couldn’t breath but I’m also allergic to sulfur which is in a lot of pesticides. I really want to try bell peppers cause they are my husbands favorite I don’t know if the reaction was from the pepper or the sulfur should I try bell peppers again?

    Amber McCoyAmber McCoyPäivä sitten
  • As a person with Lupus, I appreciate the name “Immune boosting Disorder”. 😂

    AJ RylanderAJ RylanderPäivä sitten
  • Does oral allergy syndrome also explain mouth itching with walnuts?

    Tia BlackTia BlackPäivä sitten
  • Very interesting. I am to be fair very allergic to many things, I've made treatment during my teen years, I need to go for treatment with an Allergist again, and one of the things I have most reactions nowadays is to milk (i'm allergic to milk protein). What I think it's very weird is that when I got tested years ago, I used to have minimal allergic reactions, so I didn't care that much and continued to consume milk, however, within a couple years I started having more severe allergic reactions, and up to this day everytime it get's worse, and I need to check everything to see if theres milk innit etc, even some flu shots that has milk protein on its composition, i experienced a considerable allergic response, but not immediately (never had an anaphylactic shock, but now i'm starting to be afraid I could have one)

    brie honoratobrie honoratoPäivä sitten
  • Is there a cure for dust allergy? I’m so sick of it and I’m a mess all the time! Help!!!

    Mahira OpelMahira Opel3 päivää sitten
  • I’m not alone! 😭 Fresh apples make my mouth itch so much! Sometimes people judge me for being a full grown adult who sliced apples and eats around the skins. 😒

    skribulz7skribulz73 päivää sitten
  • pluto is a dwarf planet. which is a step up from the big asteroids: planetoids.

    alexiane250alexiane2503 päivää sitten
  • Excuse me!? I have tried many years to get the flu shot, and EVERY SINGLE TIME I get full body hives, tongue swelling, eyes swelling shut and itchy throat. But I eat eggs with no issues. Sooooo......?

    geegeelyngeegeelyn3 päivää sitten
  • So, in terms of flu shots, how would you explain side effects? i've only seen resources saying they don't exist, and doctors have only told me it's not from flu shots. My experience, however, has been that every year I get the flu shot, I have full body aches and weakness, itching everywhere, dizziness, and sometimes nausea and stomach issues. Severity goes from "this is yucky but I'm still alive" to "this is debilitating and worse than the flu," changes from year to year. (One year I couldn't raise my arm above 90 degrees for half the year, but that was from Walgreens and hurt like a mf on injection, which makes me think that one was from the needle rather than the vaccine. Other than that one, injection is usually 99% painless) If it weren't for the health and safety of those around me, I wouldn't get the flu shot. I would honestly rather have the flu, but I wouldn't want to give it to anyone around me. It's all honestly kinda, idk, isolating. Everything else I experience, there's someone else to say "oh, me too." With this it's just "no, that's impossible, so it's not happening." Possibly maybe relevant information: The only thing I've ever had a *severe* reaction to was Gardacil. They thought my symptoms were a coincidence on the first dose, but after I reacted worse to my second one they decided to stop giving it. (If someone who's not a doctor is for some reason reading this random comment, they usually give three rounds). I *have* noticed recently that I get an angry stomach with eggs, but I still need to talk with my doctor about it to figure out if it's an intolerance or coincidence. (It's not an allergy (well, I'm not a doctor, but I really doubt it), I've eaten eggs my whole life without anaphylaxis. I've had stomach issues my entire life, which got much better when I stopped eating eggs.) I know you said that egg allergy can't affect flu shots, I just thought it would be relevant to mention. My question for Dr Mike is why? Whyyy do I react so badly, and why am I always told it's not real? My question for anyone randomly scrolling through the comments, do you relate? I just want to hear from atleast one person who's experienced this too cuz it's scary and aaaaaa

    Mary EchoMary Echo3 päivää sitten
  • Hello Dr Mike, I'm asthmatic and I took a flu shot for the first time last year October. I had palpitations for a few minutes then it stopped. But in November I had one of the most severe asthma attacks since childhood. I had a repeat in December and another one in January this year. I don't remember the last time I had a back to back attack in about 15yrs. Consistently in 15yrs I get sick at most twice a year and at very long intervals so I strongly believe the flu shot triggered something (I have no proof it's just a gut feeling). Because of that I'm uncomfortable taking another shot this year. And my biggest concern is the Corona Virus vaccine since it has flu like symptoms. I asked my doctor and he told me not to take the flu shot again because of that reaction. Being a big advocate for flu shot I want to know what you think. Thanks and God bless🤗

    Esther BentoomEsther Bentoom4 päivää sitten
  • As someone who got allergies as I got older, and whose allergies are seemingly random (with many of my other medical issues) and everyone is stumped. My doctors don't seem to understand what could be going on and it's so frustrating because half of my doctors believe me and the others don't. Which is so frustrating. And watching this just made me happy that doctors will listen to their patients.

    Avery EvattAvery Evatt4 päivää sitten
  • “Milk doesn’t produce mucus it’s a myth” my life as a singer has all been a lie

    charcs_7charcs_74 päivää sitten
  • PLUTO *IS* A PLANET >:(

    Corinne MorenoCorinne Moreno4 päivää sitten
  • Just found your channel Dr. Mike. My question is There a cure for allergy rhinitis or sinositis when one is expose to a cause of allergy like dogs?

    Lyn Juliet RicafortLyn Juliet Ricafort5 päivää sitten
  • I'm not allergic to penicillin, but I do react badly to the synthetic penicillins Amoxycillin and Empicillin. They both cause me to vomit repeatedly. I can have penicillin with no reaction whatsoever other than to get better. Is this common?

    Monique DamphousseMonique Damphousse5 päivää sitten
  • This was so so helpful! Have some explanations for my clients now thanks!

    FRise And ShineFRise And Shine5 päivää sitten
  • What about shell fish allergies? I almost died eating Lobster Thermador.

    CharapajoCharapajo5 päivää sitten
  • My dog is on sublingual allergy tolerance medication! kinda wild how similar animal and human medicine is

    Sarah Jo CoronaSarah Jo Corona5 päivää sitten
  • I have a question. I went to the doctor and had my tDap booster. I had a really, really bad reaction to it that lasted about 2 years and is most likely undiagnosed Guillan Barre syndrome. Should I avoid the flu vaccine? I am afraid to get it and have another reaction like that. I had severe muscle weakness, deep, all over body pain, and other symptoms that really affected my life for about 2 years. I was never diagnosed with anything because every time I went to the doctor he would just tell me that I couldn’t still be having a reaction and blamed it on anxiety.

    faeriesmakfaeriesmak5 päivää sitten
  • Dang... I had a severe anaphylaxis reaction as a baby, I wonder if I’m still allervic

    Daryn BoyntonDaryn Boynton6 päivää sitten
  • I only know that there are peanut, pollen and gluten allergy when I moved to Singapore in my early 20s. I had allergy reactions when I ate honeycomb and flying white ants (yes we ate that in my village) when I was young but it was minor. Itching, rashes and a bit of swelling on the skin but after drinking warm water and my late grandma applied salt all over my body, I was fine. I don't understand how that worked then. Coming from a village where we play with soil and where the environment is not always hygienic like metropolitan city and country like Singapore or US is, I never had food poisoning when I was living and growing up there but after living for 1 or 2 years in Singapore then went back to my hometown for a day or 2 and had street food, I got food poisoning when I came back to Singapore. I had diarrhoea and vomitting for 2 weeks and fever then decided to go to clinic to be treated. My body was losing so much water and shrinking. I guess my body or immune system has changed over time and that is pros and cons living in hygienic and non hygienic environment.

    Varideas Fit IdeaVarideas Fit Idea6 päivää sitten
  • 18:29 They just started to breathe more.

    My penis is small, butMy penis is small, but6 päivää sitten
  • oh man. i need this dr. ive always had allergies(actually when they did the test they did 200ish on my back and i ended up getting allergic to the adhesive and the medical tape as well. i had blood blisters as well as huge reactions to all 200+ :( this was after the typical arm tests. my face was still swollen. it was so bad. anyone else have MCAS???

    jane knoxjane knox6 päivää sitten
  • When you get a Dr.Mike ad before a Dr.Mike video

    ritesh dhakalritesh dhakal6 päivää sitten
  • When I eat fresh pineapples my mouth feels tingly, but if it’s pineapple juice or frozen pineapple that’s in a smoothie I’m perfectly fine

    lol gamerlol gamer6 päivää sitten
  • Pet allergies are weird, I have three dogs all the same breed, but, only one gives me welts when I pet her.

    Jennifer MalottJennifer Malott7 päivää sitten
  • Interesting re the penicillin allergy . . .whilst not technically an 'allergy' my nephew would go all hyper active, almost climbing the walls and at risk to running out into the traffic etc. So the doctor was warned along the lines of "If you prescribe that, then you can look after him!" I can take penicillin - it works like magic! . . but, other family members derive no beneficial result from taking it. Whilst that may not be an 'allergy' as such, the medication sure isn't going to fix their medical problem.

    Doreen SpillmanDoreen Spillman7 päivää sitten
  • I know this is HIGHLY ANECDOTAL, but I have a shrimp/shellfish allergy and have always hated the smell of them (cooked or raw) for as long as I can remember. After watching this I actually have to wonder if my aversion to the smells was because of the allergy of if the aversion caused it as a child. Just some food for thought. Also I only know of my "allergy" because of a skin test when I was young, so it might be a false positive...but I'm not gonna take that risk over something the smells like death to me.

    Cinder Block StudiosCinder Block Studios7 päivää sitten
  • Very insightful! I'll have to see about getting my son tested for penicillin allergy, he had a couple of reactions as a baby, but he's 17 now, so he may have grown out of it.

    Paula050381Paula0503818 päivää sitten
  • Every single time I eat pineapple my mouth & throat burns & tongue itches lol but I can have anything with pineapple in it & have no problem lol

    Jodie MartinJodie Martin8 päivää sitten
  • i laugh "your baby isnt allergic to poop so hes gonna be allergic to p e a n u t"

    Zack BaileyZack Bailey8 päivää sitten
  • My poor mom is allergic to penicillin. She breaks out in full body hives if she is given anything in the penicillin family and her last reaction was a couple of years ago when a doctor ignored her chart 😔

    RhylieMasonsRhylieMasons8 päivää sitten
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    Libertarian ExodusLibertarian Exodus9 päivää sitten
  • woah i got a noom ad with him in it coincidence.... i think not but hey that's just a theory... an ad theory!

    Fox on FireFox on Fire10 päivää sitten
  • Why do I always get sick when I get a flu shot

    jacquline stillejacquline stille10 päivää sitten
  • Dr Mike, I came across this recently and don't know if you will see this comment, let alone answer it. My child, who is not allergic to eggs had two different allergic reactions to vaccines. MMR , temp 106 and swelling, especially below the waist. She was wearing winter weight tights that the ER staff had issues cutting of because her legs had swollen that much. The second was pertussis, and she spent about 2 days having seizures. I don't know if the fact that the MMR was a repeat shot because her shot records had gotten lost compounded the problems. She was about 2 when she had the pertussid vaccine, and just going into school 4 when she had the the MMR vaccine. Her younger siblings her never been vaccinated because I'm wasn't willing to take the chance again. People have also told me that her being on the autistic/ADHD (diagnosed) spectrum could be linked to these reactions.

    brenda Yorkbrenda York10 päivää sitten
  • I don’t know about the milk because my son drinks milk and next day he gets ugly mucous

    Maribel CarranzaMaribel Carranza10 päivää sitten
  • What I dont get is why Im allergic to temperature change.

    Alicia PoriferaAlicia Porifera11 päivää sitten
  • My mom always tells me that she had seasonal allergies when she was young and got cured of them when she got pregnant of me. Now she has no allergies and I have the same allergies she had before. Is it normal to happen? Is there an explanation to that? I have my allergies controlled, but I’ve always been curious about this. (Sorry if I misspelled something or my grammar is bad, English isn’t my first language)

    Tomas ValenzuelaTomas Valenzuela11 päivää sitten
  • When I clicked on this video I was like please talk about oral allergy syndrome, and they did which made me sooo happy. I got prick tested around a year ago and I reacted to the stuff I knew I was going to react to just due to family history. But i reacted fastly to all the tree pollens ( along with other things) so I found out I have allergies from bloom to frost which kind of sucks when you love the outdoors and live in the Midwest. I also found out I also had oral allergie syndrome. growing up my family and friends thought I was crazy when I would say I get an itchy ear canal, throat, lips/mouth when eating certain foods. But then when I got tested and finally got the proof to show that I wasn't crazy was so relieving. 😄

    Samantha RidgewaySamantha Ridgeway11 päivää sitten
  • That apple thing though! I legit thought I was allergic to apples and it was freaking me out but when I drink cider nothing happens and I really thought I was going crazy. So reassured to know that it is normal and that I can keep yummy apples in my life.

    Afton LinAfton Lin12 päivää sitten
  • Excellent! Thank you!

    Kathy McCoyKathy McCoy12 päivää sitten
  • My kids and I suffer from terrible birch pollen allergies. Our oral allergy syndrome is so incredibly severe. This past year wasn't so bad, but in past years, the symptoms have put me into anaphylaxis specifically with fresh cherries. My daughter has an EpiPen because her medical team has determined that her allergies have spread beyond just severe reactions to birch pollen and we are finding she reacts to so many different foods now, it isn't worth the risk of not having one around. It sucks. What is really interesting is that I can eat granny smith apples in the fall and winter, but have to avoid all apples in spring and summer. Last year was awful because of our mild temp winter, but this year was better because it was a very cold and dry winter, which apparently the trees were not happy with. It's fascinating and crappy all at once, lol.

    Jessica BaroneJessica Barone12 päivää sitten
  • I dont know if the no dairy is a myth on my part. I always would get very stuffed up during the winter months to the point where I would get a lot of pain due to the sinus congestion. I wasnt eating terrible but I wasnt eating super healthy either. This went on for years until one year I ended up giving up dairy products, didnt change my eating habits any more or less then just giving up diary so I still wasnt eating better or worse. I did not do it for the intention to see how I would be during the winter months, I just did it for ethical reasons. It wasnt until winter came and went that year that I later noticed I did not have any sinus congestion pain, no infections or living like I was constantly stuffed up. I continued to notice the benefits of not consuming dairy products and have not had any issues since then. Its hard for me to believe that the body doesn't produce extra mucus or have an effect of consuming/not concusming dairy when I noticed a huge change in me, also, I was not consuming massive amounts of dairy either lol nor was I lactose intolerant. I personally would have loved to have seen any articles of the studies done/not done about this subject linked somewhere for me to read up on.

    GeekFreeekGeekFreeek14 päivää sitten
  • I feel that we need new studies for safe pregnancy drugs. I have limited options for items like antihistamines and illness. And 90% of the time, I'm left with nothing and have to just suffer.

    SilverSilver14 päivää sitten
  • If you do another "AAA" (Ask An Allergist), I'd like to understand if getting hives from being in the same location as cooked fish, such as at a hibachi restaurant or with "sizzling skillet" type of meals (major seafood/crustacean allergy here) is an actual allergic reaction or just "psychosomatic"

    James PeppeJames Peppe14 päivää sitten
  • I've never heard the thing about the milk lol you can tell it's a myth when you hear it all the time in one place but then ask a foreigner and they're like "what are you talking about"

    Isidora EspinozaIsidora Espinoza15 päivää sitten
  • I heard that there is a limit to how much our immune systems can "remember", how many antibodies it can make. Is it true? Should we be vaccinated against everything we know so far or should we let the body some freedom so it could make antibodies against viruses we don't have vaccines to?

    eliza kaeliza ka15 päivää sitten
  • My boys and I are all allergic to penicillin. We have been tested a few times over the years. We not only get the rash we get vomiting.

    Ness OttyNess Otty15 päivää sitten
  • For many years, I thought I was allergic to dogs. Then when I was tested, there was no reaction. My allergist said that it probably wasn't the dog itself triggering my allergies, but all the environmental debris the dog would roll around in outside, like pollen, grass, ragweed, mold, etc (all of which I *was* allergic to). So sometimes getting tested can be a great way to pinpoint any issues to bring them under control.

    Michelle MMichelle M15 päivää sitten
  • So I once had a few bad cases of strep throat in the course of a few months. I had it twice then the third time it was found to actually be a non strep tonsil infection. The first couple times i was prescribed amoxicillin and i never had a reaction. The third time i was prescribed Cefdinir and after i finished the whole bottle i broke out into full body hives that didnt go away for a about a week after i was given steroids. Was that an allergic reaction or just like a side effect?

    Olivia GraberOlivia Graber15 päivää sitten
  • "It's definitely not fun to be covered pretty much neck to toe in a rash" ...Well you still have that pretty face! :P

    beanallenebeanallene15 päivää sitten
  • "So if your symptoms occur three days later, you don't even need to worry about what you ate in that period of time." FRUCTOSE MALABSORPTION HAS ENTERED THE CHAT. Yeah.... I can have symptoms up to three days after eating Fructose. Usually happens faster, but it can be up to three days later.

    PalitatoPalitato17 päivää sitten
  • What a great video! I love to learn more about allergies because I have a few, including pets. When I tell that to people everyone has a special cure or advice for it and it can be so frustrating having to explain over and over again: no, my allergies are not gonna be cured by petting a dog everyday, Im actually gonna end up in the hospital 🤣 Education is so important!

    Ines JesusInes Jesus18 päivää sitten
  • Hey can you do a video on eating disorders please?

    Szimonetta SzabóSzimonetta Szabó18 päivää sitten
  • I'd love to see a video going deeper into asthma. I had no idea that I can have emotional triggers for asthma.

    Bubbly PumkinBubbly Pumkin18 päivää sitten
  • BAMBA IS THE BEEEEEEST!!!! YUM YUM YUM

    Iris CheerinIris Cheerin19 päivää sitten
  • Lol at reflux is a laundry problem! But seriously, there are so many practical things you can do for a refluxy baby. One of the simplest being keep the baby upright for like 30 minutes before laying them down and don't feed them directly before bed (wait like 30 minutes). also Breast feeding is best but does not eliminate either reflux or colic. just adjust your own eating to avoid either windy food or refluxy food.

    Iris CheerinIris Cheerin19 päivää sitten
  • DR. MIKE I had the same thing happen with Mono and Amoxicillan at the age of 18. Took an allergy test, the skin scratch kind, a couple years later and I'm not allergic to penicillin. However, I probably would still have the reaction to amoxicillan as it likely hasn't been long enough since last exposure. I've deduced that I may be "allergic" or have delayed onset to Amoxicillan but likely not the entire family of penicillin. I haven't exactly taken anything else to confirm this suspicion but after watching this video it might be interesting to explore whenever I may get another minor infection of some sort if I can receive a different penicillin relative drug and not have the same reaction as the Amoxicillan gave me. Interesting, no? Curious if you'd ever considered this as well.

    Cheri ThrasherCheri Thrasher19 päivää sitten
  • Both my kids were preemies and I am immune compromised. Both of them have a food allergy...one to cashews, one to peanuts. Both reacted immediately the first time they tasted it. I wonder then if the constant carefulness with germs had anything to do with it. My breastfed, peanut allergic child had terrible eczema starting from just a few months old and was introduced to peanut butter around 10 months adjusted age. I stopped eating peanut butter myself after that reaction and the eczema has been completely clear ever since. I'm convinced the 'eczema' was hives caused by the allergy and that it was passing through into my milk. I was eating peanut butter almost daily with my older child. Anyone know of the likelihood of that?

    Mrs MackMrs Mack19 päivää sitten
  • Even hairless cats? Now my life is ruined 😿

    mickeymousehatepage mickeymousehatepagemickeymousehatepage mickeymousehatepage19 päivää sitten
  • I have a real penicillin allergy. I have had *multiple* severe allergic reactions. So I guess I just felt like posting here to make sure that people don't think penicillin allergies are nonexistent.

    Hariti KhatriHariti Khatri19 päivää sitten
  • There is an old saying in Chinese "不干不净吃了没病" which means "not that tidy not that clean, you won't catch anything from eating it", I guess it's kinda making more sense to me know after I watched this video, cuz our immune systems would actually be stronger if we don't live that "clean". I am not saying we shouldn't care about personal hygiene, it's still very important, but sometimes maybe some exposures to "unclean" things may help us.

    Jamille N.Jamille N.21 päivä sitten
  • I took my now 18 year old to ER several times for spitting up and not thriving. They always told me there was nothing wrong and spit up was normal. Forward to 6 weeks old and one doctor actually listening to me and in 24 hours he was rushed in for emergency surgery because he actually had pyloric stenosis!

    Alana TudhopeAlana Tudhope21 päivä sitten
  • I hate it when physicians patronize me. I have severe pain from military service and asked my pain mgmt Dr about CBDS is mgmt of pain. I was told there are no peer-reviewed studies supporting it. It was prepared and stratified for in vivo studies and in vivo human studies at NIH and found more than two handfuls of peer-reviewed studies. It was shrugged off. I asked my oncologists about turmeric/curcuman in treatment of my cancer and was told me, "Oh, that's eastern medicine. We don't believe in that." Ending the conversation.

    CinnabarSunsetCinnabarSunset22 päivää sitten
  • I realize this video posted in February, however... The reason why singers shouldn't drink milk is because milk is a cold beverage and cold beverages make your vocal chords constrict. Singers don't want that. As a trained musician in classical voice, only room temperature water. for me. (And I'm so sure about this that I'm pretty certain that this is a myth too.) And I swear, if one more of my friends tells me they just spent money on a "hypoallergenic dog" instead of going to their local shelter.... Dr. Mike, love your channel, btw! This is one of my favorite of your vids. Thanks!!!

    Jake LawtonJake Lawton22 päivää sitten
  • Bioresonance cured all my allergies, even thou I'm a sceptic and a student of sciences

    Eliza LupiEliza Lupi23 päivää sitten
  • Pluto is a planetoid

    adayra rodriguez vazquezadayra rodriguez vazquez23 päivää sitten
  • I've never gotten tired or groggy from benadryl and have worked after taking it several times. It also has never helped my allergies lol. I know most people just knock out after they take it I'm not sure how this product still exists.

    Kayla SKayla S24 päivää sitten
  • Benadryl actually does the exact opposite to me. I end up really hyper when I take Benadryl

    I am a ChristianI am a Christian24 päivää sitten
  • Hi, can you explain why whenever i eat watercress i have a bad ms attack? Am i allergic to watercress?

    CariCari24 päivää sitten
  • Flu shots.... For my job they were required, I got the shot and got sick EVERY time... Once I left that job I have NOT had one Flu shot and NOT ONE time did I get sick... 10 years NO flu... I am not anti-vacc I am pro-choice...

    helookalikaman79helookalikaman7924 päivää sitten
  • I have a bunch of allergies so my PCP sent me to allergist.... Dude was not right in the head... the majority of my allergies were confirmed, however the guy said I am severely allergic to dogs, and are NOT allergic to cats.... WRONG... I live with many dogs with NO reaction... get me near a cat and all hell brakes loose... I turn red, sneezing, runny nose, watery eyes and need my inhaler.... I told him all of it, but still said I was NOT allergic to cats, and should get rid of my dogs... ARGH!!!!

    helookalikaman79helookalikaman7924 päivää sitten
  • Im allergic to 3 food groups and just wanted to know more, this really helped

    Jack CrossJack Cross24 päivää sitten
  • By the way, great video, and thank you for the new science exposure. You’re doing an amazing job!

    Snow LeopardSnow Leopard25 päivää sitten
  • Sadly, Pluto has been demoted to a dwarf planet. It’s not even the biggest of its surrounding dwarf planets, but it’s still a special part of our solar system. It has a Huge heart-shaped depression on one side, so it will always be special to some of us.😊

    Snow LeopardSnow Leopard25 päivää sitten
  • I had an anaphylactic allergic reaction to, what I think is, these sugar cookies with the frosting on them (the frosting was blue btw) still trying to figure out what made me have an allergic reaction

    sawcesawce25 päivää sitten
  • Love how When 1 Doctor speaks the other focusses and listen to doctor without interrupting 2 Doctors having a respectful conversation, whilst shooting a video

    Santosh YadavSantosh Yadav25 päivää sitten
  • As an infant I got a serious rash after being given penicillin and so I’ve always said I’m allergic to it. One doctor almost gave me penicillin anyway because “it’s rare for anyone to still be allergic to it once they’re older.” Well I got the skin prick test (they even said most people won’t even react to this even if they are allergic) and I reacted so badly they were scared to even try giving me the oral doses. (I’m 17)

    Abby BAbby B26 päivää sitten
  • Monty Oum died due to an allergic reaction.😢RIP

    Aakash PullatAakash Pullat26 päivää sitten
  • What a great video...this has helped me so much on so many levels ! Finally someone said you can be allergic to some dogs and not others ...👍

    Georgia DallasGeorgia Dallas26 päivää sitten
  • My mom approx 20 years ago got a PenG shot in her thigh. She was paralyzed from the waist down for a while that night at the hospital. Would this have been an allergic reaction? Or? The doctor said it was a penicillin allergy, but more she isn’t sure because another doctor said that all that happened was that when she was given the shot, a nerve was hit.

    Kaia and Shay-Lee SDiT teamKaia and Shay-Lee SDiT team26 päivää sitten
  • You are great, keep informing and as always. Stay happy and healthy 💖

    J w LJ w L26 päivää sitten
  • Dr. Mike.. why does red meat cause digestion issues.. (for some people)? And can it be genetic? I stopped eating red meat over 10 years ago (except for the occasional hamburger) because it just makes me feel.. for lack of a better name... yucky. My mom and sister have the same issue. In fact my sister hasn't eaten any red meat for over 12 years.

    Klady 80Klady 8026 päivää sitten
  • Hey dr mike, love your videos,I am a survivor of a brain aneurysm, and when I tell my story, people usually think I’m lying, because the survival rate of a rupture is so low, I wish this stigma would change, because role can survive them I am 100% proof

    Virginia BlizzardVirginia Blizzard26 päivää sitten
  • This was highly informative and well put in layman's terms for us regular folks. I really enjoyed this one and now I know some things I previously did not. Cudoes to you both

    Carz CECarz CE26 päivää sitten
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    Roland RodriRoland Rodri27 päivää sitten
  • Wish my mom would let me have dairy when im sick but i cant because the mucus myth

    360 View360 View27 päivää sitten
  • Benadryl is the devil! Horrible allergies to the point i can no longer breathe, i would rather die from anaphylaxis than ever take Benadryl again!

    Charlie KCharlie K28 päivää sitten
  • I always hear and read that vaccines are an injection of virus corpses like you said, but if that’s true how come it takes time to develop a vaccine? The COVID19 vaccine is taking months and months, but there’s no shortage of access to the virus from what countries are reporting. I’d really like to understand what’s going on here. Pluto is a Dwarf Planet, along with Ceres, Eris, et cetera. So it’s still a planet, just a verrry small one. I’m not an astronomer but from what I understand we use to think it was bigger than it actually is because of its visibility at its distance, and because it has a moon. It’s common astrological knowledge now that plenty of dwarf planets in the solar system also have moons, but that was not always the case so it sounds reasonable to me. Also there wasn’t always the classification of Dwarf Planet, and it is still not universally accepted. So there was resistance to the reclassification even with those understandings becoming common knowledge.

    Moorgan Pål Windan HartMoorgan Pål Windan Hart28 päivää sitten
  • so............why is nuts allergy is so dangerous that could kill someone, when others doesn't have any kind of risk other than water eyes, itchy skin and red dots?

    Primarch AlbertaPrimarch Alberta29 päivää sitten
  • Oral allergy syndrome whooa didnt know about that. Now it makes sense why i get itchy for okra. I've have had allergies 🤧 since grade school. It sucks especially during pandemic where some people think you're sick with Covid

    FalcorFalcor29 päivää sitten
  • This video is inspiring, but as a person suffering symptoms of allergies and astma for 30 years - I just lost all will to approach this hopefully. Random inflamation in skin, throat, nose polyps, digestion problems from both random ingredients to genuine side effects of daily use. Your mind is constantly torn into two directions - self diagnosis and avoidance or medication and its fluctuations.

    BansheeHeroBansheeHero29 päivää sitten
  • Dr.: Oral allergy syndrome. I guarantee someone watching this has this. Me: *raises hand* Wtf kind of pollen is screwing me over? I'm allergic to avocado. 😑

    Lindsay KLindsay K29 päivää sitten
  • What can we do to the AMA ? If these allergies are the fault of the parents and doctors. Class action law suit ??

    Robert PalumboRobert PalumboUukausi sitten
  • Hi Dr Mike! Really enjoying hour content! I have a question about allergies. My mom is in her early 60s and starting end of 2019, she started experiencing “random” episodes of what we believe to be allergic reactions. Her eyes would get super swollen almost to the point of eyes shut, nasal fully congested and must breathe through her mouth and an itchy/scratchy throat. Till today she probably has experienced these episodes 10 times. The first time that happened I brought her to the ER. They gave her a benadryl shot and that was pretty much it. By the time a physician saw her her symptoms had slowly begun to calm down. She’s seen her family physician who also referred her to an allergy specialist. They did the prickle on the skin test and found she has no allergies to foods/environment. For the most part she might take a Benadryl if she starts to feel that scratchy throat and itchy eyelids and for the most part that prevents it from a full scale attack. Allegra and Reactine does not have the same effect so she sticks with Benadryl. What do you think may cause this? What other steps do you recommend my mom to take to try and get a diagnosis for this?

    Carrie LiCarrie LiUukausi sitten
  • When I was a kid I was so allergic to Benedryl. I broke out in severe hives and it caused breathing issues. I was put one Nasalcrom when I was Better but that cause me to get irritation in my throat and made it very raw. But then about 4 years ago when I was seeing my PCP. He gave a script for Diphenhydramine. Not knowing it was Benedryl. Took it, and I was fine. It then of course the drowsy effect happens. I seriously slept for 14 hours from it! When I woke up still was feeling crappy. Had to take a low dose of it by cutting it in half. But the drowsy effect still gets me bad. So now I’m on Flonase. Which helps better! But when I was sick recently and couldn’t sleep due to coughing and nasal congestion. I did take some Benedryl to sleep and rest. And that helps a lot!

    Marvelous0neMarvelous0neUukausi sitten
  • lol I'm literally breaking out in hives as I watch this

    Gema MarValGema MarValUukausi sitten
  • benadryl is the best. Don't knock benadryl.It is the only thing other than maybe aerius and a steroid nasal spray (a particular one not flonase) that works for me. But beandryl is cheap and the nasal spray is not. I don't understand people who love claratin or reactin because they do ABSOLUTELY nothing for me. I don't even get drowsy from bendryl. so no prob

    Amethyst JeanAmethyst JeanUukausi sitten
  • I am VERY offended by the misinformation they’re presenting in this video - Pluto will ALWAYS be a planet to me and you can never take that away from me. Viva la Pluto!! 😭

    javachillejavachilleUukausi sitten
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