As students load up their backpacks with notebooks, paper, and pencils and head back to school, there is a group of students thinking about additional items - like an inhaler, an epinephrine injector or instructions for the school nurse on what to do in the case of an allergy or asthma attack.
Patients with allergies have symptoms triggered by a variety of factors. One of the major culprits here in metro Atlanta is pollen. Allergists need to know what pollens are in the air and how they may impact their patients in order to effectively treat them.
You can sign up to receive allergy shot reminders by text and/or email. You can set these reminders to be generated when it is time for your injection, or to alert you when a shot has been missed.