Indian Journal of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2019  |  Volume : 33  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 4--7

Environmental triggers in allergic diseases: An overview


AB Singh 
 Emeritus Scientist (Former), CSIR-Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Delhi University Campus, Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. A B Singh
Emeritus Scientist (Former), CSIR-Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Delhi University Campus, Delhi - 110 007
India

Allergy and asthma are increasing all over the world including India. The most effective method of management of allergic diseases is prevention and avoidance where ever possible natural history of allergy is influenced by many triggering Biological and non biological agents. Identification of these triggers such as pollen, moulds, mites and insect debris etc., are major factors for secondary prevention of environmental allergens. It is suggested in this brief review that educational programs should focus on avoidance of these triggers for effective management in addition to other forms of therapy.


How to cite this article:
Singh A B. Environmental triggers in allergic diseases: An overview.Indian J Allergy Asthma Immunol 2019;33:4-7


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Singh A B. Environmental triggers in allergic diseases: An overview. Indian J Allergy Asthma Immunol [serial online] 2019 [cited 2019 Nov 20 ];33:4-7
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