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Allergies

Why You’ll Be Healthier if You Give Your Body a Make-up Break

A study by the non-profit Environmental Working Group (EWG) shows that American women unintentionally apply, on average, 168 different chemicals to their bodies each day. Many of those chemicals are d…

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Symptoms of Humidity and How To Remedy Them

It's not the heat -- it's the humidity that causes a lot of your summer discomforts. You can't change the weather, but there are a few things you can do to stave off that out-of-sorts, stuffy, headach…

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8 Scary Ways Stress Impacts Your Health

Scientists are learning more and more about the impact that stress plays on your health. It's not just your mental health that can be hurt by both acute and chronic stress. Stress can take a major tol…

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How Air Pollution is About to Get Much Worse

Air pollution is about to get a whole lot worse. That's bad news if you spend a lot of time outdoors, suffer from asthma or other respiratory problems, or are 65 years old or older. What's going on…

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Creepy Things You Probably Don’t Want to Know About Dust Mites (& 8 Ways to Beat Them)

Dust mites are microscopic insects that can cause major allergic reactions if you’re susceptible. Reactions range from nasal congestion to swollen eyes to asthma. Since they’re so tiny, you’ll never s…

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The Surprising Natural Remedy Linked to Allergy Relief

Aaaa-choo. It’s that time of year again for allergy sufferers. You may be surprised to learn that probiotics are among the best natural remedies for allergies. If you’re hooked on antihistamines, deco…

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The Little-Known Herb That Combats Allergies

It’s that time of year again: the season of itchy eyes, sneezing, runny noses and breathing troubles for anyone who suffers from allergies. While it is tempting to run for the decongestants and anti-h…

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Are You Suffering From a Food Intolerance?

Raya Ioffe knows what it feels like to be constantly sick with no idea how to recover. As a young child she struggled with constipation and nausea, and on several occasions she had gas pains that were…

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7 Tactics for Controlling Your Cat Allergies

There's a good chance that you or someone you know starts sniffling or sneezing when there's a cat nearby. In fact, an estimated 10 million people in the United States are allergic to cat dander. But …

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5 Natural Treatments for Sinus Infection

True misery is the pain and swelling caused by sinus inflammation. The bones around the nose, the eyes and the cheeks are lined with membranes that produce mucus, which function to warm and moisten in…

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