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How to deal with spring allergies

How to deal with spring allergies

How to deal with spring allergies

We are all very excited about the spring but many persons have seasonal problems. Millions of individuals all over the world live with allergies and for most of them the spring is more than beautiful days and outdoor activities. The most common allergy triggers are pollen (tree, grass or weed), mold spores, dust mite and dander from cats, dogs and rodents.

The pollen is the first and the major allergen that triggers the seasonal allergies. Although is not visible, the pollen appears as soon as February in some cases and so, many persons with allergies don’t even sense it until too late. (more…)

Psoriasis, causes and symptoms

Psoriasis, causes and symptoms

Psoriasis, causes and symptoms

Psoriasis is a non contagious inflammatory skin disease. According to some statistics approximately 2-3% of the worldwide population is affected by psoriasis.

The medical studies revealed that the patients developing this disease have a genetically predisposition but many other factors are considered to aggravate the condition. These include stress immune system disorders and infections.

Many of the psoriasis cases can be found in members of the same family, the genetic predisposition being the most important factor for developing the condition. (more…)

The most severe flu pandemics

The most severe flu pandemics

The most severe flu pandemics

Each winter the seasonal influenza, also known as flu, affects millions of people worldwide. The flu is caused by various types of viruses and could be confused with the common cold although the influenza is more severe.

The influenza viruses are transmitted through air or by direct contact with contaminated surfaces. The most common symptoms of influenza include fever, chills, sore throat, severe headache, muscle pains, coughing and fatigue. (more…)