The surge in hay fever is rooted in our modern lifestyles
Obsessive hygiene, antibiotics and car exhausts are blamed for hay fever now affecting 20% of Britain ’s populationThis has been the worst month for hay fever for 12 years. Grasses had perfect growing conditions over late April and in May with warm sunshine and showers. That was followed in June by hot dry conditions when the grass flowers matured and shed clouds of pollen on light breezes and up people ’s noses.The strange thing is that hay fever was incredibly rare when it was first reported by John Bostoc, a London doctor, nearly 200 years ago. Yet in those days far more people lived and worked in the countr...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 19, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Paul Simons Tags: Hay fever Allergies Plants Air pollution Greenhouse gas emissions Environment Science UK news Source Type: news

How to get rid of hay fever: Avoid this drink during high pollen count to reduce symptoms
HOW TO get rid of hay fever: Sufferers are being told to prepare this week for the highest pollen count in over a decade. So what ’s the best way to get rid of itchy eyes and a runny nose? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever: WORST pollen day of the year this week - which day will your symptoms be worse?
HAYFEVER ‘Hay Day’ - traditionally the worst day of the year for hay fever symptoms - is on Friday, according to allergy experts. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever hell for millions as pollen levels hit their highest for 12 years this week  
People with hay fever are likely to suffer this week as pollen levels reach their highest in over a decade, according to the Met Office, and as many as 20 million people may have the allergy. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever rates smash records
Over 45,000 people presented to GP practices in the first fortnight of June Related items fromOnMedica Seasonal allergic conjunctivitis Managing minor illness in primary care – rhinitis Climate change will extend the hay fever season GPs see surge in summer hay fever (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - June 18, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Hay fever WARNING: Highest pollen count in a decade to hit - how to get rid of symptoms
HAY FEVER sufferers have been feeling the brunt of symptoms over the last couple of weeks, with the height of summer fast approaching. A warning has been issued that over the coming days Britain will see the highest pollen levels since 2006. So what ’s the best way to get rid of itchy eyes and a runny nose? A hay fever expert on ITV’s This Morning revealed the best tips. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Millions of hay fever sufferers warned the 'worst is yet to come'
Pollen counts have breached 'very high' levels across parts of the UK already this summer - and remains so in the East Midlands and Wales. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever boom hits 20 million
MORE than 20 million Britons face hay fever hell after research identified a boom in pollen generated by grass. Health and weather experts have warned that victims will suffer heightened symptoms including running eyes, sneezing and respiratory problems. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of hay fever: Drink these 10p a day tea bags to help relieve symptoms
HOW TO get rid of hay fever: Symptoms of hay fever can be debilitating as you go about your daily routine. Medication or nasal sprays don ’t always work, so what are some alternative remedies? Health experts say the leaves of a common garden plant could help you fight back against sneezing, coughing and itchy eyes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of hay fever: Drink this 10p a day tea to help relieve symptoms
HOW TO get rid of hay fever: Symptoms of hay fever can be debilitating as you go about your daily routine. Medication or nasal sprays don ’t always work, so what are some alternative remedies? Health experts say the leaves of a common garden plant could help you fight back against sneezing, coughing and itchy eyes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of hay fever: Add the leaves of this plant to your tea to relieve symptoms
HOW TO get rid of hay fever: Symptoms of hay fever can be debilitating as you go about your daily routine. Medication or nasal sprays don ’t always work, so what are some alternative remedies? Health experts say the leaves of a common garden plant could help you fight back against sneezing, coughing and itchy eyes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of hay fever - five ways to stop sneezing this summer
HOW to get rid of hayfever: Hay fever symptoms include sneezing, itchy eyes and runny noses. You can prevent signs of the pollen allergy this summer with these cheap and easy tips and tricks. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of hay fever: Eat these five foods to relieve symptoms quickly
HOW TO get rid of hay fever: Symptoms of hay fever can make going about your daily life very difficult. But how can you relieve symptoms quickly? There are five foods that could help you fight back against sneezing, coughing and itchy eyes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay Fever Puts Heavy Disease Burden on Adolescents Hay Fever Puts Heavy Disease Burden on Adolescents
Hay fever, with or without eye allergies, has a significant impact on quality of life in adolescents and may limit daily activities and functioning, a new literature review suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - June 7, 2018 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Source Type: news

Hay fever: This herbal remedy could reduce ‘hayfever hell’ symptoms - Dr Hilary explains
HAY FEVER symptoms include runny noses, sneezing and itchy eyes, and it ’s caused by a pollen allergy. After the Met Office warned of ‘very high’ pollen counts this week, ITV Lorraine’s Dr Hilary revealed you could relieve signs by adding a stinging nettle tea to your diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever: How stinging nettles could reduce ‘hayfever hell’ symptoms - Dr Hilary explains
HAY FEVER symptoms include runny noses, sneezing and itchy eyes, and it ’s caused by a pollen allergy. After the Met Office warned of ‘very high’ pollen counts this week, ITV Lorraine’s Dr Hilary revealed you could relieve signs by adding a stinging nettle tea to your diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tips for dealing with hay fever symptoms
Aside from shutting yourself indoors for the next two months, what can help reduce those pesky symptoms? (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hayfever: Six ways to avoid pollen and prevent an asthma attack during this allergy season
HAY fever is usually worst between March and September, especially when it is warm, humid and windy. It is triggered by pollen in the air, which can also cause asthma attacks, and is monitored by the Met Office. You could prevent an asthma attack by following these simple tips, according to Asthma UK. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever: Pollen expert warns of another THREE WEEKS of severe symptoms on BBC Breakfast
HAY FEVER symptoms include sneezing, coughing, runny noses and itchy eyes. Hayfever tablets may be required for longer than expected this year, after a pollen allergy expert revealed patients ’ symptoms could be severe for another three weeks. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hayfever: How to prevent an asthma attack during pollen season with these remedies
HAY fever is usually worst between March and September, especially when it is warm, humid and windy. It is triggered by pollen in the air, which can also cause asthma attacks, and is monitored by the Met Office. You could prevent an asthma attack by following these simple tips, according to Asthma UK. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hayfever sufferers beware: 'Very high ’ pollen levels are set to reach seasonal peak in coming weeks
Hay fever sufferers can expect a miserable week as pollen levels hit a seasonal high. The Met Office yesterday warned of a 'very high' count across southern England and parts of Wales. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hayfever: How to get rid of hay fever – top tips revealed
HAY FEVER symptoms include runny noses, sneezing and itchy eyes. You could use hayfever tablets or home remedies to get rid of unwanted signs of your pollen allergy. These are the best ways to relieve your eyes and nose this hay fever season. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever MAPPED: Met Office warns of VERY HIGH pollen counts - where is most affected?
HAY FEVER symptoms include runny noses, sneezing and itchy eyes, and it ’s caused by a pollen allergy. The Met Office has today warned of very high pollen counts across some parts of the UK, as grass pollen season kicks off. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever symptoms: Pollen levels SPIKE in England - what YOU can do to avoid allergy
HAY fever symptoms include a runny nose and puffy eyes. It is caused by an allergic reaction to pollen in the air. The Met Office has warned that hay fever levels are very high. You can do this to avoid the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever: Does eating local honey REALLY get rid of symptoms? Popular myth debunked
HAY fever symptoms include sneezing, a runny nose and puffy eyes. There are many remedies which claim to cure the symptoms, some of which work better than others. One popular remedy is eating locally produced honey - but does this actually work? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever remedies: Can eating local honey get rid of symptoms?
HAY fever symptoms include sneezing, a runny nose and puffy eyes. There are many remedies which claim to cure the symptoms, some of which work better than others. One popular remedy is eating locally produced honey - but does this actually work? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever stumped my cricket career says hurdles star Colin
OLYMPIC star Colin Jackson told yesterday how he turned to athletics after his dreams of becoming a cricketer were hit for six – because he suffered so much with hay fever. The former world champion hurdler was a talented all- rounder who played county cricket for Glamorgan as a junior (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever warning - this is why you should never ignore blocked ears
HAY fever symptoms include watery eyes, sneezing, coughing and headaches. But, did you know that blocked ears could also be a warning sign that you should take an antihistamine hay fever tablet? This is how to avoid earwax build-up during pollen season. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever warning - why you should never ignore blocked ears
HAY fever symptoms include watery eyes, sneezing, coughing and headaches. But, did you know that blocked ears could also be a warning sign that you should take an antihistamine hay fever tablet? This is how to avoid earwax build-up during pollen season. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever: How to sleep and get some well-earned shut eye in five simple steps
HAY FEVER is a type of inflammation which occurs when the immune system overreacts to allergens in the area. Symptoms, including sneezing and itchy eyes, can be debilitating, particularly at night. Sleep is important when it comes to our physical health, so how can you ensure a better night ’s rest if you suffer with hay fever? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever: Does hay fever cause a cough? How to tell if you have hayfever
HAY FEVER symptoms can be difficult to deal with as you go about your day-to-day life. They are usually triggered during pollen season between late March and September and can last for weeks or months. Can a cough be a sign? There are nine signs to watch for. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever season officially starts NOW - how to manage your symptoms revealed
HAY fever symptoms include headaches, watery eyes, runny noses and sneezing. You should add antihistamine medication and hay fever tablets to your diet now, as the pollen allergy season officially starts this week, a leading hay fever expert has warned. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: The link between hay fever, anxiety, and depression
In a recent review, researchers identify important links between hay fever and an increased risk of anxiety and depression in adolescents. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Allergy Source Type: news

Hay fever warning: Pollen allergy season officially starts NOW - how to manage symptoms
HAY fever symptoms include headaches, watery eyes, runny noses and sneezing. You should antihistamine medication and hay fever tablets to your diet now, as the pollen allergy season officially starts this week, a leading hay fever expert has warned. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ozone Exposure Puts Kids at Risk for Asthma, Allergic Diseases Ozone Exposure Puts Kids at Risk for Asthma, Allergic Diseases
Exposure to ozone in early life raises the risk for asthma and allergic rhinitis by about 80%, according to 10-year follow-up data from a Toronto birth cohort.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 24, 2018 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Adolescents with hay fever have higher rates of anxiety and depression
(American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology) An article published in Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology shows allergies can have serious, far-reaching consequences, especially on adolescent sufferers. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 24, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Announces the Company's First NDA for Ryaltris for Patients with Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis
MAHWAH, N.J., May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, a global pharmaceutical company, today announced that the company has submitted a New Drug Application (NDA) to the U.S. Food& Drug Administration (FDA) for its leading... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications - May 21, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Hay fever symptoms: Using nasal spray for more than three days can have this side effect
HAY FEVER symptoms often include sneezing and coughing, itchy red or watery eyes, and an itchy throat, mouth, nose and ears. Nasal sprays are a popular form of treatment to remedy a runny or blocked nose, but using it for more than three days can have side effects. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever symptoms - is this the cure for pollen allergy? How to get immunotherapy jabs
HAY fever symptoms include sneezing, headaches, runny noses and itchy throats. If hay fever tablets or other treatments don ’t work for you, you could be eligible for immunotherapy. What is the injection treatment, and could it cure your allergy? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of a stuffy nose - hay fever symptom smashed with these four tricks
HAY fever symptoms can include headaches, sneezing, and a stuffy nose. But, you can get rid of your blocked nose this summer with these four diet and lifestyle tricks. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever: Areas in the UK worst hit by pollen - and how to avoid symptoms
HAY FEVER symptoms include frequent sneezing, a runny or blocked nose, and itchy, red or watery eyes. With pollen season set to run until early August, it ’s useful to know which areas in the UK affect sufferers the most and the best way to relieve irritation. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay Fever: Eight ways to protect yourself from pollen this weekend
HAY fever symptoms include a runny nose, sneezing, and red, itchy eyes, among others. The condition is caused by your body reacting badly to pollen and other tiny dust particles in the air. If you ’re a sufferer, or some one you know is, these are eight things you can do to limit your exposure to tiny irritant particles. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever: One in six believe the common allergy problem is spread like a COLD
ALMOST one in six people believe hay fever can spread like the common cold, a survey has revealed. High pollen counts are expected in parts of the country across the Bank Holiday weekend, but research by the Met Office found many are unaware of the causes and symptoms of the allergy. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to sleep: Five ways to control hay fever and get more shuteye
HOW to get to sleep can be hard in the hot weather, and even worse if you have an allergy to pollen. The hay fever symptoms, including a runny nose, itchy eyes and coughing, can make it hard to get to sleep, constantly tossing and turning. Here ’s what you can do to increase sleep time. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why what's making you sneeze may NOT be hay fever
The hay fever season is well under way with up to one in ten Britons affected, this year could be particularly challenging as the long, cold winter has triggered an especially high pollen count. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Allergies and Asthma May Be Linked to Mental Health Allergies and Asthma May Be Linked to Mental Health
People who suffer from asthma and allergic rhinitis have an increased risk for developing a psychiatric disorder, and assessing their emotional condition and monitoring their mental health might be worthwhile, say researchers from Taiwan.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Hay fever has returned with a vengeance this year - here's what you can do about it
WHILE most of us greet the longer, lighter days of spring and summer with pleasure, for some people they are less than welcome. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Asthma, hay fever, eczema linked to higher psychiatric disorders risk in study
Asthma, hay fever and eczema are linked to an increased risk of developing psychiatric disorders, according to a new study in Taiwan. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tokyo struggles with worst hay fever outbreak on record
Misery of millions and economic cost highlight need to tackle serious quality-of-life issue (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - April 23, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Hay fever survival guide
The findings, made by Taiwanese researchers who assessed nearly 185,000 patients, come amid a 'pollen bomb' in the UK that has caused misery for millions of hay fever sufferers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news