Question: How is atopy prevented?

Important preventive strategies include the promotion of breastfeeding and vaginal deliveries, judicious use of perinatal antibiotics, as well as the avoidance of maternal tobacco smoking. Breastfeeding for at least 6 months and introduction of complementary solids from 4-6 months are generally recommended.

How can the atopic march be prevented?

Prevention for atopic dermatitis, aggressive topical treatment with avoidance in high risk infants of atopic mothers has resulted in a remarkable reduction of the incidence of eczema during infancy. Therefore mothers of high risk babies should be educated in prophylactic skin care.

Is rhinitis a disease?

The cells of your body react to these irritants or allergens by releasing histamine and other chemicals. Rhinitis is often a temporary condition. It clears up on its own after a few days for many people. In others, especially those with allergies, rhinitis can be a chronic problem.

Is gustatory rhinitis bad?

While gustatory rhinitis is usually associated with hot or spicy foods, other types of food may cause symptoms for some people. Theres no cure for gustatory rhinitis. It typically doesnt lead to any health problems.

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