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  1. Stallergenes Greer Announces U.S. FDA Approval of Pediatric...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TriCities.com

    Stallergenes Greer Announces U.S. FDA Approval of Pediatric Indication Extension for OralairA Sublingual Immunotherapy Tablet for the Treatment of Grass Pollen Allergy Stallergenes Greer , a biopharmaceutical company specializing in treatments for respiratory allergies, today announced that it has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the extension of the indication for OralairA , an allergy immunotherapy sublingual tablet, to treat patients ages five to nine with grass pollen-induced allergic rhinitis. Oralair is the only allergy immunotherapy tablet that contains grass pollens from five of the most common grasses in the United States and received FDA approval in patients ages ten to 65 in 2014.

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  2. No need for noseblowingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | Journal Gazette

    ... spending portions of your day rubbing your eyes and blowing your nose. It's fall, which means ragweed is releasing pollen into the air - and people with ragweed allergies are trying to cope. If you're like me, you think that by taking an ...

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  3. Top five air purifiers to consider right now: Xiaomi Mi Air Purifier 2S, Philips 3000 series and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | The Indian Express

    ... air or HEPA filter. HEPA filters are the standard when it comes to removing PM2.5 particles and other things like pollen, pet dander, etc. It utilises a 360-degree cylindrical three-layer HEPA filter with a claimed clean air delivery rate (CADR) of ...

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  4. Swimming in Allergens? Don't Let Allergies Keep You Away From The Things You LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | Islander News

    ... Inhaled allergens are by far the most common type. Seasonal allergies and hay fever, which is an allergic response to pollen, affect more than 40 million Americans. The World Allergy Organization estimates that asthma is responsible for 250,000 ...

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  5. Date palm pollen and seeds found to effectively stop antibiotic-resistant strains of bacteria: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | NewsTarget.com

    ... cure for hemorrhoids, constipation, and jaundice. For the study, various parts of the date palm, such as the seed and pollen, were tested to determine the bioactive compounds active in the tree. Further testing was conducted to identify the ...

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  6. Why are we all sneezing so much?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | The RiotACT

    ... across the Capital region, but here's a hint: it's probably not the wattle. According to ANU researchers, the daily pollen counts for three common exotic trees in Canberra for September and October this year show "a significant increase in the ...

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  7. Ah-h-h-h c-h-o-o! Plagued with allergies? New fixes, tips can helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | The Bennington Banner

    If you're like me, you're spending portions of your day rubbing your eyes and blowing your nose. It's fall, which means ragweed is releasing pollen into the air - and people with ragweed allergies are trying to cope.

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  8. Thunderstorm asthma alert for central Victoria as wild weather loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2018 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... forecasting service which was first launched at the start of last year's hay fever season, and uses eight pollen monitors across the state and a decade of weather data to predict the likelihood of a thunderstorm asthma event. It was introduced ...

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  9. Fall allergy season is here - and it's badRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2018 | Connecticut Post

    ... and early fall. Allergic reactions are the body's immune system treating a relatively benign substance, such as pollen, as a threat and producing antibodies to attack it. These antibodies release chemicals that cause those hated allergy symptoms, ...

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  10. MetPA Pharma Introduces NascumA -Plus Against the Onset of Air Pollution-induced InflammationRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2018 | B3C

    ... dioxide and sulfur dioxide. PM is the sum of all solid and liquid particles suspended in air such as dust, soot, pollen, adhesives, varnishes and allergens. Estimations from WHO reveal an alarming death toll of 8 million people every year caused by ...

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  11. Dr Cathy Stephenson: how to deal with the pesky pollen seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | Stuff.co.nz

    For those with pollen allergies, the start of spring means the start of insufferable symptoms: red, itchy and stinging eyes, a runny nose and relentless sneezing. Over the last three years, at around this time, I start to sneeze, rub my eyes and become slightly snuffly in bed.

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  12. Thunderstorm asthma events are 'chaotic beasts' for forecasters to predictRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2018 | ABC News

    Thunderstorm asthma events are proving "chaotic beasts" for Victorian meteorologists to predict, but new data is being used to refine the world-leading forecasting service for this year's grass pollen season. The three-day forecasting service was first launched at the start of last year's hayfever season , and uses eight pollen monitors across the state and a decade of weather data to predict the likelihood of a thunderstorm asthma event.

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  13. Why you get hay feverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2018 | The Age

    ... of the mucous membrane in the nose. When a person susceptible to allergies is first exposed to a particular pollen (or to dust mites or cat hair, for that matter) they make an allergic antibody, explains Professor Jo Douglass, who is the head of the ...

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  14. Sneezing? Itching? Here are the SC seasonal allergies to watch for this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2018 | The Island Packet

    ... while some plants rely on the wind to move it around. The types of plants that use the wind often produce more pollen to ensure that at least some of the stuff gets spread around. Those who are really suffering will more than likely have to go ...

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  15. Sunflower pollen can heal sick beesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2018 | Dear Kitty

    Summary: Bees fed a diet of sunflower pollen show dramatically lower rates of infection by two separate pathogens, suggesting medicinal and protective effects for pollinators in peril . The study , conducted by researchers at North Carolina State University and the University of Massachusetts Amherst, showed that two different species of bees fed a diet of sunflower pollen had dramatically lower rates of infection by specific pathogens.

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  16. Sunflower pollen has medicinal, protective effects on beesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    IMAGE: Honey bees fed a diet of sunflower pollen show dramatically lower rates of infection by a specific pathogen. view With bee populations in decline, a new study offers hope for a relatively simple mechanism to promote bee health and well-being: providing bees access to sunflowers.

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

    Sep 17, 2018 | 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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  18. Pollen exposure during pregnancy linked to baby asthma riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | 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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  19. Cord blood of babies provide clue to respiratory diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2018 | 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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  20. Cord blood clue to respiratory diseasesRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2018 | 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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