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Hayfever

Alternative Hay Fever Treatments

Alternative Hay Fever Treatments

Hay fever has had a strong year so far, with more people affected than before. The changing and erratic weather has resulted in the simultaneous release of grass and tree pollen. The pollen season usually follows as: Tree Pollen – Late March to mid May. Grass Pollen – Mid May to June Weed Pollen – End of June to September The result of the recent weather has been...

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Probiotics for Hayfever

Probiotics for Hayfever

Probiotics have traditionally been used for digestive complaints and as supplements for the immune system. New research has found that these supplements can reduce the allergic symptoms of grass and tree pollens. Hayfever is an allergic reaction to pollen that causes the immune system to release histamine which causes many of the symptoms such as itchy sore eyes,...

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Natural Remedies for Hay Fever

Natural Remedies for Hay Fever

Most people can’t wait for the start of summer, but if you are one of the 25% of the population that suffers with hay fever, then this time of year can be miserable due to the high pollen count. The hay fever season usually starts in March, but some people are affected earlier in the year. People who have symptoms from March are usually affected by tree pollens....

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Homeopathy for Hay Fever

Hay Fever is a form of allergy due to pollen of flowers, grasses, trees and other plants. The main symptoms are itchy, watery eyes, runny nose or blocked nose, itchy throat and symptoms of sneezing. Hay Fever is also known as Allergic Rhinitis. The Hay Fever season usually starts in March and ends in late summer, although this may vary between individuals. Some...

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