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Hay fever in children, what can be done?

by Owen Wiseman, H.BSc., on 7 September 2017, Allergies, Children's Health
hay fever

It’s that time of year again.

Our predictable April showers have returned new life to the barren grounds left by the cool touch of winter, but just as predictable is your child’s annual visit from hay fever.

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Cleaning your home: Stay fresh without making your hayfever worse

by Sonia Chartier, on 20 April 2017, Allergies
cleaning

Is cleaning your home becoming a daily trial for your hayfever symptoms?

Hayfever can make you more sensitive, especially to flowers, artificial air fresheners and the chemicals in cleaning products.

Let’s take a look at how to keep your home clean without triggering or exacerbating your hayfever symptoms…

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Pet Allergies & Natural Remedies

by Sonia Chartier, on 19 March 2014, Allergies
Pet allergies

Stats about Pet Allergies

Fifteen per cent of people are allergic to pets, such as cats and dogs. These allergies are caused not by hair but by a protein found in the pets’ dead skin flakes (dander), oils, saliva or urine. When these allergens become airborne, they land on the lining of the eyes or nose or are inhaled directly into the lungs causing irritation.

Sadly, short-haired pets do not cause less of a problem to those suffering with allergies as the dander, is still present.

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