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Local Vet: 20% increase in pet allergies this summer

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Many people are having allergies this time of year, and your pets might be right there with you.

Veterinarians say your pet actually may be suffering from the same allergies that you are, and the constant scratching is keeping many pet owners awake at night. 195 more words


When is it ok to say no?

Yesterday, I was at the doctor for an annual female type of appointment. He has no idea what I have gone through in the last year, the allergic rhinitis and MCS. 266 more words

MCS And Allergies

Back Pain: Is A Painkiller Your Best Answer?

Recently two women came to me on the same day complaining of back pain.  One was so uncomfortable she was bent over, like the letter “C,”  and could not straighten her back.   568 more words


Acaí berries come from a palm tree in South America. While a traditional food there for centuries as well as a treatment for diarrhea, acaí has recently become popular in the U.S. 468 more words

Healthy Living

Can the Immune System be Trained?

By: Angela Sannapu M.H. Dip.H.Ir., Phoenix, AZ

What would you do if you were allergic to something healthy? Something that is raw, organic and the main ingredient in many different salads and smoothies? 629 more words


The Allergy Show, Olympia

On Sunday the 6th of July this year Jan and I went to the Allergy Show at Olympia. To be honest we didn’t really expect to find anything different, or anything that we were not aware of but decided to make the journey anyway. 344 more words