Your Health Now: Allergic reactions and Anaphylaxis

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FORT MYERS, Fla.- Have you ever noticed a rash, redness or swelling that you couldn’t explain?

Chances are you were bitten by an insect or you ate something you’re allergic to.

Allergic reactions to insect stings or bites, food and medications are more common than you might think.

Dr. Elvin Mendez, an allergy and immunology specialist with Lee Physician Group, stopped by the studio to talk about allergic reactions, which can be deadly if left untreated.

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