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Allergies (INACTIVE)

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  • Looking for something different? These exotics are good choices

    Whoever said dogs and cats should have a monopoly on our affections and the chance to share our homes? For those who like to be different, here are three ideas for unconventional pets -- all of which are also good choices for people with allergies....
  • Navigating the new rules for flexible spending accounts can be tricky

    Q: A few months back, you wrote that some people can now carry over $500 from their flexible-spending accounts after the deadline for spending the money. Do I still have to use up last year's money in my account by March 15, 2014? A: That's up to your...
  • Ignoring the flu can be deadly

    whatdoctorsknow.com On Dec. 20, 2009, 32-year-old actress Brittany Murphy died of flu-related complications in her Beverly Hills, Calif., home. Five months later, her husband, Simon Monjack, was found dead in the same home with the same cause of death:...
  • Dr. Robert E. Cooke, Hopkins pediatrician, dies

    Dr. Robert E. Cooke, Hopkins pediatrician, dies
    Dr. Robert E. Cooke, a retired Johns Hopkins pediatrician-in-chief who was a founder of the Head Start children's program and a presidential medical adviser, died of heart disease Feb. 2 at his Oak Bluffs home on Martha's Vineyard, Mass. The former...
  • Charles "Chip" G. Bury September 12, 1955 - February 15, 2014

    Charles "Chip" G. Bury  September 12, 1955 - February 15, 2014
    Beloved son, brother, husband and father, Charles (Chip) G. Bury went to be with the lord on February 15, 2014 at the age of 58 following a fatal allergic reaction. Born in 1955, Chip grew up on Lido Isle, and attended Carden Hall in Newport Beach and...
  • Keep your house cleaner by parking shoes at the door

    If you could do one simple thing to have a cleaner house, carpets that look like new, and less bacteria in your home, would you do it? All you have to do it remove your shoes before coming into the house. Growing custom More and more Americans are...
  • The Medicine Cabinet-Ask the Harvard Experts: Itchy skin can have several sources, but dryness tops the list

    Q: I've been itching more over the past couple of months. At first, there's no rash. But my skin does turn red in areas where I've scratched. What might be causing this? A: Scratching your skin will cause it to become red, no matter what the reason for...
  • Sex and simplicity

    Sex and simplicity
    If you had walked into Sarah Jessica Parker's home in Manhattan the Wednesday before Valentine's Day, you'd have had no clue that she is introducing a women's shoe collection this spring, or that she ever played the stiletto-loving fashionista Carrie...
  • Natural alternatives to discuss with your doctor

    Natural alternatives to discuss with your doctor
    Dear Pharmacist: What are popular medications and their natural counterparts? — A.T., Dallas, Texas Dear A.T.: This is a great question. When I think of popular medications, I think of allergy drugs, pain relievers, antacids, blood pressure drugs,...
  • Blast shuts down Rochester, 22-5, for eighth straight victory

    Blast shuts down Rochester, 22-5, for eighth straight victory
      The Blast (16-3) blew out the host Rochester Lancers, 22-5, for its eighth consecutive win in Major Indoor Soccer League play. The Blast (16-3) led 12-0 at halftime after 3-pointers by Mike Lookingland (Loyola High) and Lucio Gonzaga, and two points...
  • Fitbit Force recalled after complaints of wrist irritation, burns

    Fitbit Force recalled after complaints of wrist irritation, burns
    Fitbit is voluntarily recalling the Force, a wristband fitness tracker that won rave reviews -- until users began complaining about skin irritation, rashes and, in some cases, burns. James Park, Fitbit's CEO and co-founder, released a statement...