Allergy Alarms: Can Allergies Cause Swollen Lymph Nodes?

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Can allergies cause swollen lymph nodes? Yes, allergies may indirectly cause swollen lymph nodes. When you have allergies, your immune system is constantly working and may become overworked. An overworked immune system can cause you to get sick, thus causing swollen glands. You experience swollen lymph nodes when you have an infection. Lymph nodes have white … Read more

Should I Use a Humidifier in Summer?

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So, you are asking yourself, “Should I use a humidifier in summer?”  Most of us have experienced cold and dry winters, so we get out the humidifier to help make those dry nights more comfortable. In the summer when the air conditioning is running non-stop, our skin is getting dry, our nose is congested, and … Read more

15 Natural Pollen Allergy Remedies

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If you suffer from pollen allergies, you know how disruptive they can be to your daily life. From sneezing fits to itchy eyes, the symptoms can range from annoying to downright debilitating. While traditional treatments like medications and allergy shots can provide relief, many people seek out natural pollen remedies to alleviate their symptoms. In … Read more

Timothy Grass Allergy Survival Toolkit: How to Navigate and Find Relief

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Embracing the great outdoors can sometimes come at a cost, and for many, Timothy grass allergy poses a unique challenge. In this article, we delve deep into the intricacies of this common allergic reaction, offering expert guidance, personal experiences, and valuable insights to empower those affected. I have been a sufferer of timothy (hay) grass … Read more