Latest Rhinitis Stories

2009-03-23 11:45:11

Alleviating springtime allergies begins with avoiding pollen, if possible, a U.S. doctor advises. Dr. Catherine Monteleone, a board-certified allergist at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, suggests keeping car and home windows closed and, if necessary, the air conditioner on.

2009-03-11 11:00:00

IRVINGTON, N.Y., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Spring has sprung and with it arrives the onset of unrelenting allergy symptoms which for many, will persist throughout the season into summer. For over 40 million Americans in search of allergy relief this season, a solution can't come fast enough.

2009-03-11 08:00:00

Fluticasone Propionate Nasal Spray (FLONASE(R)) will be the first product marketed under this arrangement MASON, Ohio, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Prasco Laboratories, announced today it has entered into a marketing and distribution agreement with GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE: GSK).

2009-03-02 10:58:27

Broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables may help protect against respiratory inflammation that causes conditions like asthma, U.S. researchers said.

2009-03-02 07:00:00

Simple Steps Can Make a Big Difference in Managing Indoor and Outdoor Allergies ATLANTA and BRIDGEWATER, N.J., March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As this year's spring nasal allergy season quickly approaches, people living with nasal allergies should take steps to manage their symptoms and ward-off allergens before they hit home.

2009-01-27 07:00:00

Allergy Product in New Bubble Gum Flavor for Ages Two Years and Older FT. WASHINGTON, Pa., Jan.

2009-01-20 14:21:23

Taking one grass pollen tablet every day can alleviate hay fever and asthma in children.

2009-01-15 07:00:00

ASTEPRO(TM) (azelastine hydrochloride) Nasal Spray Hits U.S. Pharmacies SOMERSET, N.J., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- This allergy season, a new medication is available to manage the symptoms of seasonal allergic rhinitis, a condition that impacts as many as 40 million people in the United States.

2009-01-14 14:42:47

Following an investigation, federal health officials claim to have found no link between asthma drugs, such as Merck's Singulair and an increased risk of suicide.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.