| Mar 16, 2012
| 2:45 PM
West Virginia University Hospitals-East and the WVU Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center Eastern Division will sponsor a community mini-medical school program on seasonal allergies.
The seminar, Environmental Allergies: Testing and Treatment, is...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 1:25 PM
Although it's felt like it for weeks, as of Tuesday, spring officially arrived in Wichita.
To mark the start of the vernal equinox, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America released its annual list of "America's Allergy Capitals."
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| Mar 27, 2012
| 5:51 AM
PETOSKEY — While the early spring warm-up has been a welcome relief from the winter chill, it’s causing many to suffer. So if you’re sneezing and wheezing, you can probably blame Mother Nature.
“It appears tree pollen season is...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 7:26 AM
Allergy season is upon us and in New Orleans you've probably noticed. A new report by the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America ranks The Big Easy as being the 14th worst city in the nation for allergies.
"People always aks when the move to New...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 9:46 PM
In the fall, Kevin Rau, a juvenile probation officer, said he busted a group of teenagers in Aberdeen who were using K2 spice, a type of synthetic marijuana.
"They had literally ordered this drug off the Internet," Rau said. "They used a valid credit...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 9:33 AM
Almost everyone who's had a cold has gone through the same course of treatment: at the first blush of a stuffy nose and a prickly throat, you get out the chicken soup, a hot pad and a cup of tea.
Other home remedies include sweating out the cold,...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 3:47 PM
It's the season to feel fluish.
Help may come from something Jewish.
Long called Jewish penicillin, chicken soup's power to heal has mainly been viewed as folklore but recent scientific studies have proven that it has genuine health benefits, so much so...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 2:15 PM
"It's a cold," Dr. Babin would say in his thick Romanian accent. "They'll feel better in a week and a half or 10 days."
I guess the redundant axiom was the pediatrician's droll attempt to humor my mom. She'd receive the words from a healthy distance...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 3:41 PM
Fall allergy season is predicted to be the worst this year because of the drought.
The allergy season started between four to six weeks ago. Wishard Respiratory Therapist Jamie Lee said there has been an increase in ragweed, which caused people to...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 2:07 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In a study based on 62,000 Danish mothers, the children of those who ate peanuts and tree nuts while pregnant were less likely to develop asthma or allergies than the kids whose mothers shunned nuts.
The results support the...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 10:19 AM
If you’re suffering from congestion, have a gravely voice and headaches, there’s a good chance you can blame allergies.
“There are a lot of problems right now,” said Dr. Timothy Linehan, an allergist with Northern Michigan Allergy...