Saturday, December 23, 2017 02:00 AM

KEEPING THE HOLIDAYS ALLERGY AND ASTHMA-FREE

THURSDAY, Dec. 21, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Allergies[1] and asthma[2] can be worse than the Grinch when it comes to ruining your holiday spirit.

"People may not want to admit their allergies[3] and asthma[4] interfere with their holiday fun, but the truth is, symptoms can occur any time of the year," said Dr. Bradley Chipps, president of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

"If you keep in mind some simple tips, you can prepare yourself -- and your nose and eyes -- for allergy symptoms[5] that may crop up during the holidays," he said in a news release from the organization.

First of all, protect yourself from the flu[6] by getting a flu shot[7] and washing your ...

News source: MedicineNet

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