Natural Remedies for Allergies

Allergies are an inflammatory response to a specific allergen or substance that provokes inflammation. Inflammatory symptoms include sneezing, runny nose, watering eyes and can even become as severe as anaphylactic shock. Allergy tendencies are hereditary and may come from a depleted immune system and diet rich in high allergy foods such as dairy, grains, pollution, … Continue reading Natural Remedies for Allergies

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Food Allergies Natural Remedies

Food allergies or sensitivities to particular foods may produce the need for a very restrictive diet. A food allergy occurs when the body's immune system reacts to otherwise harmless substances in certain foods. Allergies to foods may cause you to feel bad, increased mucus in your body or even create life-threatening symptoms. Family history of … Continue reading Food Allergies Natural Remedies

Natural Remedies for Hay fever Symptoms

Hayfever is an allergic reaction to pollens, dust, and chemicals especially at certain times of the year. There is swelling of the mucous membranes of the nasal passages. Symptoms of Hay Fever may include sneezing, runny nose, burning eyes, exhaustion, mucus discharges and swelling. The pollens that cause Hay Fever vary from person to person. … Continue reading Natural Remedies for Hay fever Symptoms

Spring Allergies Class Notes

Allergies seem to hit people at different times of the year, but most seem to have symptoms starting in the early spring. Some of your comments about symptoms included: "Sinus blockage (can't breathe correctly) that leads to sinus pressure headache." – Shawn Marie 'Itching. I have occasional runny nose and sinus distress, but I itch! … Continue reading Spring Allergies Class Notes

Remedies for Pet Dander Allergies

While more than 70% of families in the United States have pets, approximately ten percent of the population has an allergy to pets. Animal dander, or skin flakes can cause an allergic reactions including sneezing, wheezing, and watery eyes or nose. The animal hair itself is not considered to be a very significant allergen, however, … Continue reading Remedies for Pet Dander Allergies

Asthma Natural Remedies

Asthma is an inflammatory condition of the airways that makes it hard to breath. Other symptoms of asthma may include wheezing, shortness of breath, dry irritating cough, and chest tightness. Breathing at night may also be a problem. Causes of asthma are usually a combination of things including allergens like pollution, dust, and smoke; diet, … Continue reading Asthma Natural Remedies

Bronchitis Natural Remedies

Bronchitis is an inflammation of the bronchi, which are the main air passages to the lungs. There are two types of bronchitis, wet and dry bronchitis. Wet bronchitis with where there are mucus conditions. There are also acute and chronic bronchitis. Acute bronchitis comes on quickly and last for only a few days and may … Continue reading Bronchitis Natural Remedies