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Myths about seasonal allergies seem to spread as easily as so many pollen grains on the wind. Here's the truth behind some of the common misconceptions about allergies.
May 14, 2014 06:00 AM ET
Did you know that it's possible to be allergic to the sun? In fact, there are some very odd things that it's possible for humans to be allergic to.
Apr 28, 2014 06:50 AM ET
Spring is finally here! And so are allergies. Tara investigates why we have allergies and discusses some ways that might be able to provide you with some relief.
Dec 17, 2013 11:20 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Exposure to dog dust, or the dried flakes of skin that fall from Fido, may protect against developing allergies.
Feb 22, 2013 03:22 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A new study suggests acupuncture helps allergies, but a closer look suggests otherwise. ->
Jan 13, 2012 12:31 PM ET // Stephanie Pearson
Last Sunday I stopped by my local health food store and asked the juice guru behind the counter to whip up a potion that would dissolve a headache derived from allergies. "You need bee pollen," she told me. The juice guru knows her stuff, so I thoughtlessly let her mix me the drink. I sipped [...]
Nov 10, 2011 01:48 PM ET // Marianne English
Want fresh air? Better just open a window. Some air fresheners are shown to cause eye and throat irritation, headaches and dizziness.
Jun 1, 2011 03:04 PM ET // Marianne English
So far, the results are mixed. But one finding shows male cats cause more allergy troubles than females.
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