Posts Tagged ‘allergies’

What Causes a Sore Throat?

Viruses, like those that cause cold and flu Allergies Smoking or exposure to secondhand smoke The bacteria group A strep, which causes strep throat Of these, infections from viruses are the most common cause of sore throats. Symptoms of sore throat whether caused by virus or bacteria can be similar. Symptoms that suggest a virus […]

Tis The Sneezin’ – Allergic Rhinitis

Ahh spring, that time of year, when the earth comes alive with bursts of color, sun filled days, and fragrant breezes. For allergy sufferers spring also brings sneezing, coughing, and itchy, watery eyes. Sound familiar? Allergic rhinitis is the result of your body reacting to allergens found in the air that you breathe. This reaction […]