|Hay Fever season is coming again, but fortunately I have some information
that can help you breeze ( or breathe ? Should I say ? ) right through it.What is Hay Fever anyway?
Hay fever is a seasonal allergy causing inflammation of the mucous membranes
Hay Fever is also called * seasonal allergic rhinitis * .
There are about 26.1 million Americans who have hay fever symptoms each
During the seasons when plants are pollinating, there is a large amount of
To those who suffer from hay fever, nature can be an agonizing thing.
Hay fever is characterized by sneezing; inflamed, watery, itchy eyes; and thin
Some of the symptoms of hay fever are: repeated and prolonged sneezing; a
Coughing is sometimes a symptom and is a result of post nasal dripping of clear mucus.
Loss of smell is common and sometimes loss of taste occurs.
In severe conditions, nose bleeding occurs.
Why Does Sneezing and Swelling Occur?
Sneezing and swelling occurs because when the pollen (or other substance)
The antibodies reliease histamine and histamine irritates the upper respiratory passages.
When the upper respiratory passages are irritated, swelling and sneezing
When Will you Develop Hay Fever?
The * hay fever season * will occur at different times of the year for different people. This happens because trees, grasses, and weeds produce pollens during different seasons.
The * hay fever season * greatly depends on where you live.
People who are sensitive to tree pollen may suffer in the early spring when
People who are sensitive to pollens produced by grasses may suffer in the late spring,
Can Hay Fever be Controlled?
If you have a weak digestive system then have lightly steamed vegetables instead of raw salad.
While allergies can range from uncomfortable to agonizing, there are some
Herbal Remedies for Allergies
Vitamin C is a natural antihistamine, helping to reduce nasal secretions and
Flavonoids such as quercetin, rutin, and hesperidin also have antihistamine properties and work well with vitamin C.
Luckily, this vitamin and the flavonoids occur together in many favorite garden foods, such as berries, plums, citrus fruits, peppers, spinach, and broccoli.
Angelica comes to the rescue for hay fever as well as other allergic
Chili pepper, or cayenne, contains capsaicin. This active ingredient helps
Allergies can cause a great amount of discomfort — but with some herbs,
Best wishes for your good health always.
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