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It's The Season For An #AllergyChat

  Join @mayoclinic for an #AllergyChat moderated by @HealthDayEditor Wednesday, April 2 from 1-2 p.m. ET. Topics will include: Common allergens; allergy testing; treatments; children and seasonal allergies; hot research topics. Other experts include @UCLAHealth, @MountSinai and more.  If you’ve never participated in a Twitter chat, be sure to watch this how-to video [...]

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Allergy Action Plan: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Juan Carlos Guarderas says when it comes to battling allergies, have a plan is key. To listen, click the link below. Allergy Action Plan

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Allergy-proof your house See how to allergy-proof your house with these simple changes and find relief for your symptoms. Living with multiple sclerosis Having a chronic condition like multiple sclerosis can be challenging. Learn how you can manage the disease and live well with MS. EXPERT [...]

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Fall Allergies: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

It's later in the season, but as we learn from Mayo Clinic Dr. Juan Carlos Guarderas, fall allergies can be a real pain. To listen, click the link below. Fall Allergies

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Allergies Allergy symptoms can make you miserable, and in some cases they're life-threatening. Here's some information about allergies and tips on treating allergy symptoms. Dietary fiber: Essential for a healthy diet Eat more fiber. You've probably heard it before. But do you know why fiber is [...]

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Mayo Sinus Clinic Offers Answers to Lingering Congestion, Sinus Problems

More than 30 million Americans have episodes of either nasal allergies or sinusitis every year. Vague symptoms such as congestion and facial pressure can be attributed to various problems and often prompt unnecessary self-medication. Doctors at Mayo Clinic say defining the cause of the symptoms is the first step in [...]

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Preseason Allergy Preparation

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. James Li offers some tips on what to do before allergy season begins. To listen, click the link below. Preseason Allergy Preparation

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Allergy Testing

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. James Li outlines allergy testing techniques. To listen, click the link below. Allergy Testing

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Allergic to the Cold

Sure, cold weather can be a nuisance, but did you know that some people are actually allergic to it? It's true. You can be allergic to the cold. More from Mayo Clinic.

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Dr. Gerald Volcheck on Asthma and Allergies

This Medical Edge Weekend program features Mayo Clinic physician Dr. Gerald Volcheck on asthma and allergies. Medical Edge Weekend 3-12-11

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Bone health: Tips to keep your bones healthy Wondering how to keep your bones strong and healthy? Follow these tips to take care of your bones. Asthma: Limit asthma attacks caused by colds or flu Asthma, colds and flu — Keep your sneeze from turning into [...]

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Does Autumn Mean Seasonal Allergies For You?

Learning how to avoid allergy triggers and finding the right treatment can make a big difference. Immunologist Juan Carlos Guarderas,M.D., at the Sinus Clinic at Mayo Clinic in Florida, explains how seasonal fall allergens can affect our health and how we can deal with possible complications. A chronic allergy problem can be [...]

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Findings Could Help Treat Inflammatory Bowel Diseases and Other Disorders

Researchers from Mayo Clinic and the The University of Arizona are shedding light on a mechanism in the human body that may result in more effective treatments for conditions such as autoimmune disorders, cancer, allergies and chronic inflammation. The team has discovered a novel function of a protein previously believed to [...]

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TUESDAY Q & A: Pay close attention to symptoms to determine if cause is sinus infection or allergies

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I have long suffered from allergies. But there have been times when I haven’t been sure if my symptoms are really from my allergies or may be caused by a sinus infection instead. How can I tell the difference? ANSWER: Allergies and sinus infections are often mistaken for one [...]

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORY Menopausal weight gain: Stop the middle-aged spread Concerned about menopausal weight gain? Take control of your weight with healthy lifestyle choices — starting today!  EXPERT ANSWERS Calories in sushi: What are the low-cal options? HEALTHY RECIPES Spinach frittata Seasonal fruit palette Iced espresso latte Three-grain raspberry [...]

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MAYO CLINIC RADIO

On Saturday, June 22, Gerald Volcheck, M.D., will join us to discuss "Allergies and Asthma."  How should you best manage seasonal allergies and what's the latest on asthma — is it becoming more common?  Also, hear the answer to this week’s Myth or Matter of Fact: "A peanut allergy is the most [...]

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TUESDAY Q & A: Pay close attention to symptoms to determine if cause is sinus infection or allergies

DEAR MAYO CLINIC:  I have long suffered from allergies. But there have been times when I haven’t been sure if my symptoms are really from my allergies or may be caused by a sinus infection instead. How can I tell the difference? ANSWER: Allergies and sinus infections are often mistaken for [...]

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It's That Time of Year - Allergic Reactions

Allergies occur when the immune system reacts to a foreign substance such as pollen, bee venom or pet dander. The severity of allergies varies from person to person and can range from minor irritation to anaphylaxis — a potentially life-threatening emergency. While most allergies can't be cured, a number of treatments [...]

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Is it Allergy or Sinusitis? (Español and English)

More than 30 million people in the U.S. have congestion and facial pressure that can be symptoms of any number of medical issues and sometimes they self-medicate unnecessarily. Doctors at Mayo Clinic say defining the cause of the various symptoms is the first step and now specialists in allergy and ENT are combining their expertise [...]

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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

    Are there whole-grain options that are gluten-free? Cognitive behavioral therapy Fat grams: How to track your dietary fat Heart arrhythmias Allergies and asthma: They often occur together

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