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Allergies may be rooted in Christmas trees

There are 9 comments on the South Florida Sun-Sentinel story from Dec 6, 2007, titled Allergies may be rooted in Christmas trees. In it, South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports that:

What's green and festive and makes you sneeze? It might be your Christmas tree. Allergists have long suspected that live Christmas trees are the culprits behind some folks' runny, itchy noses during the ...

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The Kidd1130

Fort Lauderdale, FL

#1 Dec 6, 2007


#2 Dec 6, 2007
That happened 43 yrs ago when my son was little, our dr. at the time suggested that it was the tree, &&&&&& && she was right. One time he was visiting a friend at xmas time & the mother had sprayed xmas tree scent in the house, he also had a reaction to that. So I know that it is true.

Boca Raton, FL

#3 Dec 6, 2007
why does this happen?

West Palm Beach, FL

#5 Dec 8, 2007
A live Christmas tree gave me the worst sinus infection in my life. I missed a whole week from work. I don't ever want to see another one in my home.

West Palm Beach, FL

#6 Dec 8, 2007
antonio wrote:
why does this happen?
It is the penetrating stinging smell of the tree. It will make you sneeze.

West Palm Beach, FL

#7 Dec 8, 2007
antonio wrote:
why does this happen?
It is because the strong smell of the Christman tree is an irritant.
New England Cheatriots

Miami, FL

#8 Dec 9, 2007
Just another trick by the secular humanists in their ongoing war on Christmas.

United States

#9 Dec 9, 2007


Since: Dec 06

Atlanta, GA / Seattle, WA

#10 Dec 9, 2007
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