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Is there a way to treat allergies without medication?

May 17, 2011 2 comments

Have airborne allergies?  Try nasal washing!  May is Allergy Awareness Month.  Spring has arrived long ago and many people are feeling the effects of pollen and other airborne allergies.  It has become serious enough that watching the pollen count in our daily weather forecast to become a routine event.  Society has resorted to antihistamine medications (ie. Allegra, Zyrtec and Claritin) to relieve their runny nose and itchy eyes.   Some have chosen to take allergy shots (immunotherapy) which gradually increase tolerants to the allergen.  Others invest in air purifiers in hopes to lessen the impact and there are those brave few that try to ride it out waiting for the next break in the weather (the rain) or season for that matter. Read more…