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Friday Jul 11 | KING-TV Seattle

Allergy sufferers say symptoms are worse this year

Itchy eyes, runny nose, sneezing. If that sounds like you, then you already know we're in the peak of grass pollen season.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pollen, Seattle, WA

Thu Jul 10, 2014


Winter 2014 could be to blame for harsh allergy season

If you're someone who suffers from allergies, you're not alone. In fact, nearly 20% of Americans suffer from some type of allergy.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health


Study: Driving with allergies similar to drunken driving

A new study from the Netherlands shows that drivers with allergy symptoms are comparable to drivers with a .03 percent blood-alcohol level.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Mon Jul 07, 2014


Allergens Lurking in Your Indoor Environment

At CSC, our indoor environmental quality professionals have the tools and expertise to identify a wide range of indoor allergens and provide solutions to minimize their impact on allergy sufferers.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Detroit Free Press

U-M study: To control ragweed pollen, Detroit should mow more often

It's the arch-nemesis of allergy sufferers every late summer and early fall: ragweed pollen.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Medicine, Health

Fri Jul 04, 2014

CBC News

Why your allergies are worse this year and how to soothe them

The cool, wet weather of spring delayed the tree pollen season, but made the grass grow even faster - aggravating allergy sufferers.


Related Topix: Weather, Medicine, Health, Allergy and Immunology, Canada

What's Ailing You: Allergies

This week, News 12 Connecticut 's What's Ailing You looks at the intense allergy symptoms patients have been complaining about in southwestern Connecticut this season.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Norwalk, CT

BBC News

Paying the price

For millions of people the sunshine and long days mean one thing - weeks of sneezing, coughing and itching while battling their way through hay fever season.


Related Topix: Medicine, Hay Fever, Health, Sneezing, Claritin, Loratadine (generic), Chemistry, Science

Wed Jul 02, 2014

CBS Local

Pollen Vortex To Blame For Rise In Allergies

South Floridians may have snickered poolside during last winter's polar vortex-but no one seems to be gloating now.


Related Topix: Florida, Medicine, Health, Sneezing, Allergy and Immunology

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Scientific Blogging

The Next Big Cancer Drug Could Already Be In Your Medicine Cabinet

Antihistamines, which help reduce watery eyes and runny noses during allergy season, might also help ward off tumors too.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Black Voice News

Climate Change Can Change One's Well-Being

For most of the nearly 30 years since Dr. Nicole Brodie's asthma diagnosis, the athlete and Army veteran has been able to maintain an uninterrupted life, continuing to teach elementary school, coach a children's team, and remain active.


Related Topix: Medicine, Asthma, Health, Albuterol (generic), Ventolin, Proventil, Allegra, Fexofenadine (generic), Weather, George Mason University

WBAL-TV Baltimore

New drug to relieve grass pollen allergies

The FDA said about 30 million Americans are sensitive to grass pollen and if you're one of them, you know just how miserable your allergy symptoms can be.


Related Topix: Medicine, Pollen, Health

Study finds link between stress and allergy flare-ups

Allergy sufferers may want to focus on positive thoughts and stress reduction to find relief for their runny noses and itchy, watery eyes.


Related Topix: Health

Bromsgrove Advertiser

Summer misery for hay fever sufferers

PEOPLE with hay fever have been suffering a particularly bad summer with more than twice as many people visiting their doctor this year with allergy symptoms.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Weather

Sat Jun 28, 2014

News Times

Aspirin may cut cancer risk

MAY 06: Bayer asprin products are seen on a store shelf on May 6, 2014 in Miami, Florida.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Manufacturing, Biotech, Bayer AG, Chemicals

Fri Jun 27, 2014

KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

New pill could help with allergies

A new pill recently approved by the FDA could help replace allergy shots, but it may not be for everyone.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Weather

PhysOrg Weblog

Forecasting pollen in the atmosphere

People suffering from pollen allergy may benefit from efforts to model pollen levels across Europe.


Related Topix: Health, Europe, Finland, World News, Austria,

Thu Jun 26, 2014

News 4 Jax

Emergency Allergy Treatment Bill signed

Gov. Rick Scott recently signed a bill that will help protect people who suffer from an allergic reaction in a public place.


Related Topix: US Governors, Rick Scott, Medicine, Health, Epinephrine (generic), Epipen

Wed Jun 25, 2014


Some Acne Products Can Trigger Severe Allergic Reactions: FDA

Some popular over-the-counter acne treatments can cause severe irritation or even potentially life-threatening allergic reactions, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday.


Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Acne Vulgaris, Health, Fostex, Benzoyl Peroxide (generic)

WTOP-FM Washington

Dust mites contribute to tough allergy season

It's the time of year when allergy season is making many people miserable -- and one of the culprits may be a parasite lurking in your home.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Sneezing