What Hay Fever Medication Can I Take Whilst Pregnant? | This Morning



Scientists Reveal Breakthrough ‘Cure’ For Hay Fever Sufferers

Scientists at Imperial College London have discovered that hay fever symptoms can be controlled for “several years” if sufferers are given pills or injections which acclimatise them to pollen over the course of three years. “Exposing people to grass pollen in this way is a very effective treatment for people who have really debilitating hay fever,” said Professor Stephen Durham, head of allergy and clinical immunology at the National Heart and Lung Institute. The benefits of a two-year course of immunotherapy, though, lasted less than one year.

Hay fever, officially known as seasonal allergic rhinitis, is thought to affect at least 1 in 5 people across the UK. The condition usually develops during childhood or adolescence. Symptoms, which include sudden sneezing, a watery nasal discharge, puffy, itchy eyes and fatigue, may be triggered by grass pollen, tree pollen, weed pollen or mould spores. Sufferers’ immune systems interpret the allergen (e.g. grass pollen) as a threat, and respond by releasing histamine into the bloodstream. This results in inflammation of the sinuses, nose and membranes of the eyes. Treatment options include antihistamine and corticosteroid medication.

Following a review of scientific evidence collected to date, researchers in Australia recently reported that acupuncture appears to be an effective treatment for some hay fever sufferers. “The success of the treatment was incredible,” hay fever sufferer Tom Laverick, who had one acupuncture treatment per week for three weeks, followed by three monthly top-up treatments, told the Yorkshire Post. “After just a couple of treatments, I was hardly suffering at all. It really did feel like the first time I’d actually been able to enjoy summer rather than dreading it and wanting to hide inside. If anyone suffers from hay fever, I really couldn’t recommend acupuncture highly enough.”

If your symptoms are less severe, you could try wearing wraparound sunglasses when the pollen count is high (over 50 grains per cubic metre of air) and applying a small amount of Vaseline to your nasal openings in order to trap pollen grains.






Video: Best Natural Home Remedies for Sinusitis

Scientists Reveal Breakthrough Cure’ For Hay Fever Sufferers
Scientists Reveal Breakthrough Cure’ For Hay Fever Sufferers images

2019 year
2019 year - Scientists Reveal Breakthrough Cure’ For Hay Fever Sufferers pictures

Scientists Reveal Breakthrough Cure’ For Hay Fever Sufferers forecast
Scientists Reveal Breakthrough Cure’ For Hay Fever Sufferers forecast photo

Scientists Reveal Breakthrough Cure’ For Hay Fever Sufferers picture
Scientists Reveal Breakthrough Cure’ For Hay Fever Sufferers images

Scientists Reveal Breakthrough Cure’ For Hay Fever Sufferers Scientists Reveal Breakthrough Cure’ For Hay Fever Sufferers new images
Scientists Reveal Breakthrough Cure’ For Hay Fever Sufferers new images

pictures Scientists Reveal Breakthrough Cure’ For Hay Fever Sufferers
foto Scientists Reveal Breakthrough Cure’ For Hay Fever Sufferers

Watch Scientists Reveal Breakthrough Cure’ For Hay Fever Sufferers video
Watch Scientists Reveal Breakthrough Cure’ For Hay Fever Sufferers video

Forum on this topic: Scientists Reveal Breakthrough Cure’ For Hay Fever , scientists-reveal-breakthrough-cure-for-hay-fever/
Forum on this topic: Scientists Reveal Breakthrough Cure’ For Hay Fever , scientists-reveal-breakthrough-cure-for-hay-fever/ , scientists-reveal-breakthrough-cure-for-hay-fever/

Related News


Go Ahead and Jump
Robert Pattinson And Kristen Stewart Refuse To Leave Club Together
This is how Beyonce travels around behind the scenes (spoiler alert: it’s not by unicorn)
Christmas Cake Recipes
10 Of The Most Outrageous Hip Hop Fashion Moments
Paris Couture Fashion Week Fall 2015 Street Style
Jennifer Lawrence
Barack Obamas Trademark Suit Has Everyone Talking
TheList: Falls Dresses are the Best Dresses, Shop 13
Vervain: 9 Benefits Of This Mythical Herb How To Make The Tea
How to Celebrate Guy Fawkes Day



Date: 13.12.2018, 07:17 / Views: 65195