Want to get your Food allergy, Inhalant allergy and Food intolerance tests from home? Nightingale Health Services has introduced this new home service in Dubai.
Nightingale Health Services as a home care provider have DHA registered nurses who can come to your home and take the blood samples required for the Food allergy, Inhalant allergy and Food Intolerance and test through DHA approved labs in Dubai.
Allergies can be life-changing, with various symptoms like itching, swelling, vomiting, and diarrhoea; we provide food allergy testing (from your home itself – we know you wouldn’t’ be wanting to work when you are unwell) to help you to understand what might be contributing and help you take control of your health.
If you feel any of the above it’s time to get your Food Allergy done to see what foods are causing these so you can find an alternative and enjoy your meals.
They are caused by various organic chemicals occurring naturally in a wide variety of foods, animal and vegetable, more often than to food additives, preservatives, colourings and flavourings, such as sulphites or dyes. Both natural and artificial ingredients may cause adverse reactions in sensitive people if consumed in sufficient amounts, the degree of sensitivity varying between individuals.
Our health care team can provide you home tests for allergy of 44 foods.
Inhalants Profile is a blood test that measures IgE antibodies for common indoor and outdoor inhalants (for 44 allergens). An Inhalant test can help you identify whether an allergen is triggering some common symptoms associated with:
When an allergic person comes across allergens, their immune system believes that the allergen will cause damage to body and produces a special type of antibody (IgE) to attack the invading material. This stimulates other fighting blood cells to release further chemicals such as histamine which together cause the symptoms of an allergic reaction.
Few of the allergens that might cause issues in your immune system are
Having difficulty digesting and processing certain foods? Do a food intolerance test and find out which food or additive is causing the problem. Nightingale Health Services provide DHA approved home tests for Food intolerance test throughout Dubai.
Food intolerance is a detrimental reaction, often delayed, to a food, beverage, food additive, or compound found in foods that produces symptoms in one or more body organs and systems, but generally refers to reactions other than food allergy.
Food intolerance is more chronic, less acute, less obvious in its presentation, and often more difficult to diagnose than a food allergy. The symptoms of food intolerance are similar to that of food allergies, and often leave one mistaken for the other. However, a few symptoms of intolerance to certain foods include:
Food intolerance has been found associated with
Symptoms improve by controlling foods that cause mild intolerance to stopping all together (in case of severe intolerance) then by introducing these foods slowly as part of the diet after a few months.
Food intolerance is more chronic, less acute, less obvious in its presentation, and often more difficult to diagnose than a food allergy.
We can test your blood for IgG antibodies for up to 220 foods to find out whether you have any food intolerance.