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2013-07-25 23:26:11

In the July 2013 issue of the Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, Dr. Charles Andrews of Biogenics Research Chamber in San Antonio, Texas describes the use of the mountain cedar season as a valuable tool for the assessment of new allergy medications and vaccines. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) July 25, 2013 In the July 2013 issue of the Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, investigators in San Antonio, Texas describe the use of the mountain cedar season as a valuable tool for the...

2011-01-13 08:00:00

SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- While the rest of the nation battles frigid cold and snow storms, South Texans are dealing with a massive blizzard of pollen. Record-breaking Mountain Cedar pollen counts - the worst since the 90s - are causing even the least symptomatic to suffer. Mountain Cedar, the most prolific pollinating tree in the world, is a drought-tolerant evergreen shrub or small tree, most prevalent in South Central Texas. The pollen can cause a severe allergic...

2008-12-23 22:45:51

About 1 in 10 people are allergic to the pollen of the mountain cedar evergreen, which releases pollen in December, a U.S. expert says. That could be a problem for those who prefer the mountain cedar as a Christmas tree. If someone in your home is allergic to mountain cedar pollen, they're in for weeks of sneezing and sniffling, Dr. Dave Khan, a University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center allergy expert, says in a statement. Fortunately, this is only a risk for people who like to go out...


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kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'