Allergies

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Allergy Experts Warn Of ‘Pollen Tsunami’

If you’ve been waking up lately with red, itchy eyes or stuffed up sinuses, you are not suffering alone.

05/11/2015

Dr. Roger Sahoury stopped by the CBS2 studio Saturday morning to offer some simple home remedies for common allergies that can alleviate some of the sniffling and sneezing. (Credit: CBS2)

Interview: Dr. Roger Sahoury Dishes On Holistic Allergy Remedies

There are plenty of medications to choose from, but if you’re looking to avoid drugs and want a natural alternative with fewer side effects, there are some options out there.

05/02/2015

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Doctor Advises Those With Allergies To Get Ready For Pollen ‘Explosion’

While the groundhog wipes sleep from his eyes, Spring is a little behind.

04/04/2015

Milo the dog is undergoing treatment after suffering from severe allergies. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Pets Can Suffer From Allergies Just Like Humans

Doctors also suggest a bath once or twice a week for pets who suffer from allergies. It helps keep their skin clear of the substances that make them uncomfortable.

04/01/2015

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Allergy Expert: Expect Explosion Of Pollen This Spring

Dr. Leonard Bielory with Rutgers University’s Robert Wood Johnson Medical School says to get ready for a one-two punch, as trees play catch-up.

03/30/2015

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Seen At 11: For Allergy Sufferers, Holidays Are Anything But A Wonderful Time

Many call the holidays the most wonderful time of the year, but for others the season is filled with things that trigger allergy attacks.

12/12/2014

Spring allergies are beginning weeks early this year, doctors say. (credit: ThinkStock)

Doctors: ‘Pollen Tsunami’ Makes Allergy Season Start Earlier, Stick Around Longer

If you suffer from allergies, all the sniffling and sneezing may last longer than your used to, and it might not just be seasonal.

11/07/2014

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Dr. Max Gomez: It’s Time To Bust Some Common Allergy Myths

The trees are green, the flowers are blooming and your allergies are likely flaring up. Sadly, going inside may not be a relief.

05/15/2014

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How To Keep Your Allergies In Check This Spring

Spring is here, the weather is warm and the air is freely blowing all those nasty allergens all over the place. Take a few steps to help protect yourself this allergy season.

04/27/2014

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Allergy Season In Full Bloom Following Abnormally Cold Winter

The flowers and trees in Central Park seem to be bursting into spring.

04/14/2014

Spring allergies are beginning weeks early this year, doctors say. (credit: ThinkStock)

Doctors: Allergies Springing Early This Year

Allergists say the spring allergy season is starting as much as three weeks early due to what they’re calling “Polar Pollen Syndrome.”

03/17/2014

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Study: Eating Nuts While Pregnant May Prevent Allergy In Children

The study found that exposing your unborn child to nuts may prepare their immune system to handle nuts after they’re born.

12/23/2013

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Couch Calls: Answering Your Health Questions

This week, Dr. Sharma answered questions about vitamins, epi-pens, how to stop snoring and lowering your cholesterol.

09/26/2013

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Allergy Shots Could Help Take The Sting Out Of Bee And Wasp Attacks

A deadly type of allergic reaction is on the rise and more than a million Americans may be at risk.

08/09/2013

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Seen At 11: Drowsy Drivers May Put Your Family At Risk This Summer

If your summer plans include driving you could come across a new danger on the roads this year. Certain allergy medications might be affecting users behind the wheel.

06/17/2013

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