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2006-08-30 11:47:41

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Hay fever sufferers may soon be able to get their allergy shots in the form of a pill, according to a European study. The research, published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, adds to evidence supporting the effectiveness of an oral form of immunotherapy using a rapidly dissolving grass allergen tablet called Grazax. Immunotherapy, in the form of allergy shots, has long been used to treat hay fever and certain other allergies. Allergies...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'