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  1. Allergies acting up right now? Blame ragweedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | ABC15.com

    He says the plant hypersensitizes your immune system, so if--for example--you already have a mild allergy to grass, it will make your allergies a lot worse during this time of year. The monsoon and strong winds can also blow pollen and cause your sinuses to flare.

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  2. Pollen exposure during pregnancy linked to baby asthma riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Newkerala.com

    Washington D.C. Sep 17: Turns out, children born in the peak grass pollen season, October and December, may have a greater risk of developing respiratory diseases such as asthma. Led by La Trobe University, a team of local and international researchers analysed cord blood collected from hundreds of babies born in Melbourne, Denmark, and Germany.

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  3. Cord blood of babies provide clue to respiratory diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Medical News

    ... from hundreds of babies born in Melbourne, Denmark and Germany. They discovered those born during the peak grass pollen season in both hemispheres had high immunoglobulin E (IgE) levels in umbilical cord blood - a marker used to predict the ...

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  4. Cord blood clue to respiratory diseasesRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 16 | Science Daily

    New research has found children born during high pollen months may have a greater risk of developing respiratory diseases such as asthma. New research has found children born in the last three months of the year in Melbourne may have a greater risk of developing respiratory diseases such as asthma.

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  5. Canberra's high rates of asthma and hay fever sufferers urged to prepare for pollen seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | The RiotACT

    With Canberra having the highest rate of asthma and hay fever sufferers in Australia, ACT Health is urging people to get prepared for the 2018 pollen season. ACT Health says that asthma and hay fever are significant health problems in the ACT with one in nine Canberrans suffering from asthma and one in four experiencing hay fever.

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  6. Local Focus: Bumblebees are the buzzword for superior pollinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... and were superior pollinators. They used a technique called 'buzz pollination', gripping a whole flower and vibrating pollen loose from the sac. "Depending on the conditions - what kind of pollens they are collecting and what kind of conditions in ...

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  7. Bumble bees for superior pollinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... and are superior pollinators. They use a technique called 'buzz pollination', gripping a whole flower and vibrating pollen free. "Depending on the conditions - what kind of pollens they are collecting and what kind of condition in the environment - ...

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  8. We're the nation's top sneezers and wheezersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | Canberra City News

    ... chest and a continuing cough. "People with asthma have sensitive airways in their lungs that react to triggers like pollen which can cause a 'flare-up' of symptoms," he says. "People who have asthma should also ensure they carry their blue reliever ...

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  9. South Colton sunflower field attracts bees, butterflies and lots of picture-taking peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 2 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... of flowers with her grandchildren, Tyler Solon, 10, and Addyson Solon, 7. Mrs. Haas said there was a shortage of pollen and nectar in the area last summer, which beekeepers describe as a dearth. “I first noticed that something was wrong when ...

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  10. Leukotriene Inhibitors Market: Latest Industry Trends, Trades, Supply, Demand, Prospects by 2025Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | SBWire

    ... Leukotrienes are usually secreted when the body comes in contact with an allergen or allergy inducing agents such as pollen and dust particles. These chemicals, when secreted, lead to tightening of airway muscles and excess fluid and mucus ...

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  11. 'Tis the season: Pollen-related hay fever incidences to rise as warm, dry summer approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 25 | The New Zealand Herald

    Hayfever sufferers be warned: spring is expected to warm and dry, meaning more outbreaks of sneezing and wheezing more much of the population. As the beginning of spring draws closer, an expert says we should expect to see more allergenic pollen - the pollens which caused allergic reactions - released into the air.

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  12. Dry July brings early onset hay fever and fields of daffodils to ChristchurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 21 | The Press On-Line

    ... with hay fever symptoms, sometimes with three customers in a row all bothered by the same ailments. "There's so much pollen around, it's incredible. People say they've seen it on their car but it's all over the ground, in the air." Tablets, nasal ...

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  13. Prepare for fall ragweed allergy seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | NBC Action News

    ... allergy season is hitting the Kansas City metro area now. One day last week, Kansas City, Kansas ranked third on a pollen hot spot tracker. Data showing pollen levels is now available in real time on a new app called AccuPollen. The app uses data ...

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  14. Perennial Allergic Rhinitis Market Projected to Garner Significant Revenues by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2018 | SBWire

    ... common disease. Allergic rhinitis, as the name indicates, occurs due to various allergy propelling factors, such as, pollen grains, dust, mist, fog, and other airborne allergens. When these allergens are inhaled by immune-sensitive person, it ...

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  15. Should you jump on the bee pollen bandwagon?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2018 | MSN Healthy Living

    Something about eating bee pollen seems, I don't know, bad? Most people with allergies tend to avoid pollen like the plague , not sprinkle it on top of smoothies and salads and eat it intentionally. But nevertheless, bee pollen is all over health food stores, and some people swear by it.

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  16. Allergy season continues to ramp upRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    If you've been sneezing and wheezing a little more lately, it is likely because the allergy season is continuing to ramp up. Allergy Associates of La Crosse take pollen counts daily by sampling air from atop their building every morning.

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  17. Most people don't realize the same things that trigger your allergies also cause your asthmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | NewsTarget.com

    Dr. Bradley Chipps, president of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology , said that the public isn't aware that the things that trigger seasonal hay fever symptoms, such as dust mites, mold, pet dander, and pollen, may sometimes trigger the symptoms of asthma. He added that patients with allergies who cough or wheeze must consult an allergist to determine if they also have asthma.

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  18. Perennial Allergic Rhinitis Market to Surge at a Robust Pace by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2018 | SBWire

    ... common disease. Allergic rhinitis, as the name indicates, occurs due to various allergy propelling factors, such as, pollen grains, dust, mist, fog, and other airborne allergens. When these allergens are inhaled by immune-sensitive person, it ...

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  19. Uk: In a&E I see children's terror as they choke from polluted air this summerRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2018 | Crofs Blogs

    ... crisis. Air pollution levels in London far outstrip legal limits, and it is worsening as the temperatures rise. Pollen also rises with the temperatures, and dangerous pollutants - such as nitrogen oxides (NOx) - congeal with pollens to create ...

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  20. New to Texas? The Allergy Struggle is ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | NBC Dallas

    ... summer months. The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America scores Dallas-Fort Worth as being extremely high for pollen count. Doctors say the best line of defense is to know what to expect each day you head outside. Before you leave the house, ...

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