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Children and adults at risk of allergies by the sea, fish are the fifth most common allergen

Stay at sea traditionally helps children and adolescents with psoriasis or atopic dermatitis. Be careful to not deteriorate to leave other health problems. Danger to small and large allergy sufferers. Up to 8% of children under 3 years of age suffer from some food allergies. In addition, the sea is an increased risk of allergy to sunlight, dust or pollen.

By the sea may affect children diarrhea or hives

Although all fish do not prepare at home, on holiday you easily entice the smell of fresh grilled fish. After lunch at the beach restaurant you may blindside allergies your child. Fish are in fact the fifth most common allergen and experts estimate that allergies to them in the Czech Republic suffers 50,000 people. Allergy triggers protein parvalbumin, which is contained in the white fish meat. Intolerance is manifested stomach problems, diarrhea, hives, or shortness of breath. If children have a severe allergy can cause an adverse reaction mere inhalation of fumes or skin contact alone with the fish. Parvalbumin contains the meat of freshwater and saltwater fish. "People with mild allergies tolerate at least some fish with a predominance of red meat such as tuna or swordfish. Conversely, the biggest problem is allergies whiting, garfish and mackerel. Therefore, parents should not give their children a taste fish for the first time on vacation, "said allergist and immunologist, MD. Radek Klubal, chairman of the civic association Masha focusing on helping people with allergies.

Aggressive ragweed pollen has a olives

If your child is suffering from pollen allergy, do not forget to pack your travel first aid kit antihistamines. Pollen allergy is among the most frequent and are affected up to a fifth of Czechs. Although you can not believe the myth that allergies disappear by the sea, in some cases it may be. Allergy is the perfect holiday for example, in the south of Spain or the Canary Islands. The main pollen season there from February to June and over the holidays due to significant drought plants bloom too. But even there, the child may be allergic to pollen of exotic plants, which are not met at home. Allergen of ragweed pollen often, olive trees, cypresses, pines and various kinds of grasses. If you go on vacation with small Allergy rather choose locations on the west coast and on small islands. The wind from the sea blows away the pollen. Conversely, higher concentrations of pollen are inland.

Even on holiday you may lurk mites and dust

Danger lurks for small and Allergy at the hotel. This applies to individuals who are allergic to dust mites. Although the standard clean room for allergy sufferers might not be enough. Pension that would meet the demands of small and adults with allergies, but on holiday you'll find hardly. You can try to ask in order form a travel agency for a room on the south side of the hotel. During the day, while the sun shines through the windows, but you have more confidence that it will be well-ventilated and dry room. It is likely that fungi occur on the cooler north side. "To stay in demanding conditions can be partially prepared. Child take special hypo-allergenic and hotel blankets to them, change clothing. Special fabrics have such a small mesh that does not release from mite allergens duvets and out are an effective barrier against dust and fungus, "advises MD. Radek Klubal, chairman of the civic association Masha, which specializes in helping small and large allergy sufferers.

Sun allergy-causing UV-A radiation affects mainly adults

They jumped after first staying at the beach red spots on the skin? The culprit is the sun allergies. Immediately move into the shade and cover the affected area by air clothing. Natírejte with sunscreen with a minimum SPF of 30 and do not go without headgear and sunglasses. Flushed skin uncomfortably itchy. Special tanning and after sun care products for allergy sufferers you can buy at a pharmacy or specialized e-shops. After frolicking in salt water, always take a shower. Otherwise you irritated skin soon began to sting. Then again lubricate sunscreen. Although doctors are not yet entirely clear what causes this allergy, considering that 80% of sufferers negative reaction induces long-term UV-A radiation. If you already know in advance that you are prone to sun, be sure to at least 14 days before departure to take the tablets with beta-carotene. It is good to prepare your skin soft sunbathing. For most people, sun allergy worsens consumption of citrus, figs and celery. Urticaria of the sun can be a symptom more serious diseases such as genetic disease erythropoietic protoporphyria. This is in addition to the skin sensitive to sunlight reflected liver disease.

Source: tz Lesenský.cz, editorially modified

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