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2014-02-07 23:22:27

To enhance the practice of advanced allergy care with a personal touch, Allergy Associates of Utah are adding a new doctor to their staff. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) February 07, 2014 Allergy Associates of Utah is proud to announce the appointment of a new staff physician, Andrew M. Smith, M.D. Dr. Smith is a Fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology and a Fellow of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. He is board certified by the American Board...

2014-02-04 12:28:20

First and only medicine in its class approved for over-the-counter use that provides 24 hour relief of the full range of nasal allergy symptoms including nasal congestion BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) and its U.S. consumer healthcare division Chattem announced today that Nasacort(®) Allergy 24HR Nasal Spray is now available over-the-counter (OTC) in the U.S. to relieve the full range of seasonal and year-round nasal allergy...

New Genetic Associations For Asthma-With-Hay Fever Identified
2014-01-29 14:09:31

23andMe First Ever Genome-Wide Association Study of Combined Phenotype May Allow for Improved Identification of Variants Associated with Asthma-With-Hay Fever 23andMe, the leading personal genetics company, has participated in the first ever genome-wide association study of the combined asthma-with-hay fever phenotype.  Led by researchers at the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, the study identified 11 independent genetic markers associated with the development of...

2013-12-19 23:27:19

AffordRx.com Now Offering Discounts On Veramyst Margate, NJ (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 Seasonal allergies like hay fever may seem more like an inconvenience than a serious illness. However, if you suffer from annoying symptoms like itchy eyes, stuffy nose, swelling of sinus cavities, or excessive sneezing—you know better. Allergy symptoms can affect your ability to focus on work, drive safely, and even how much sleep you're able to get. A condition that affects sleep will...

2013-12-11 23:24:57

Allergy specialists, AllergyEasy, discusses how Christmas trees can trigger allergies and how the holidays can lead to suffering. Tempe, Arizona (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 While fall pollen allergies usually die down in winter, holiday traditions can introduce new challenges for allergy sufferers. The Christmas tree, for example, can be a prime source of misery. If someone is debating whether a real or artificial tree will be easier on allergies, here are some pros and cons. Real Trees:...

How Probiotics Could Affect Hay Fever
2013-11-26 11:42:05

Norwich BioScience Institutes A study has shown that a daily probiotic drink changed how cells lining the nasal passages of hay fever sufferers reacted to a single out-of-season challenge. However, it did not lead to significant changes in hay fever symptoms, although this challenge test may not have accurately represented natural allergen exposure. Our immune system must distinguish between "friends" that can be beneficial to our health and "foes" that can have harmful effects. There...

allergies cause more severe migraines
2013-11-25 12:51:29

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers have found that those who suffer from migraines and battles allergies endure a more severe form of headache then their peers. According to findings published in the journal Cephalalgia, allergies and hay fever, or rhinitis, may cause more significant migraines. Migraines are three times more common in women than men, and about 12 percent of the US population experiences this harsh headache. Moreover, experts say that somewhere...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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