| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:02 PM
Playing quarterback is tough enough without having a sports hernia that causes your body to jackknife with every nose tickle.
Derek Carr suffered quietly, but his 2012 season was nothing to sneeze at. He led Fresno State to its first share of a...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 5:20 AM
Goldenrod has gotten a bad rap, and undeservedly so.
The fall bloomer often gets blamed for autumn allergies, when the real culprit is ragweed. What's more, some people can see it only as a weedy wildflower, not an asset to a garden.
It's time to change...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Q: I have sneezing fits whenever I step out into the sunlight. I can sneeze five times in a row. Am I allergic to the sun?
A: What you have is called the photic sneeze reflex. It's not an allergy. The sneezing is a response to sudden bright light....
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: Can probiotics really help prevent a cold? What about vitamin C?
ANSWER: When you're trying to keep a cold at bay, there's no shortage of self-help suggestions out there. The two you mention -- probiotics and vitamin C -- are common...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 9:36 AM
Warning: The contents of this column may cause runny nose, sneezing and watery eyes. Just thinking about the dust mites, mold and toxins likely lurking in your home is enough to cause gasping and wheezing even if you don't have asthma.
In fact, ever...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 2:38 PM
I thought this would be the last in the occasional series of columns on behavior that people find annoying. But they keep trickling in, and this column won't hold them all.
All this began with my own list of 10 annoying behaviors, which was followed...
| May 21, 2013
The National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show (or as convention-goers say, "No, not that NRA ...") is the yearly confab of food and hospitality professionals at McCormick Place that began Saturday and ends Tuesday. As national...
| May 16, 2013
| 8:45 AM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - It starts with congestion and sneezing and then you get a running nose and irritated eyes.
Spring seasonal allergies are once again sending people to the doctor’s office this week.
At Ozarks Community Hospital's Primary Care...
| May 2, 2013
| 10:07 AM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Tree pollen season is in full swing in the Ozarks.
And this week all that sneezing is bringing a lot of people to urgent care and doctors offices.
“Start off with sneezing, itchy and burning eyes, and this time of year it...
| May 3, 2013
| 8:28 AM
GREENWOOD, Ind. (AP) — Police in suburban Indianapolis say the driver of semitrailer hauling Coca-Cola products had a sneezing attack that caused him to lose control of the truck before it flipped onto its side.
The crash happened Friday morning...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 9:55 PM
SAN DIEGO, CA -- These questions were answered by experts attending the Convention of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Aug. 3-7 at the San Diego Convention Center.
Q: My 5-year-old black Labrador is sneezing. It's like he needs a tissue. Is...