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Age-old question: Strong pet allergies need not mean a life without animals

...any and all pets you have that are causing your allergic reactions. Statistically, however, that just doesn't...grooming than dogs, so they tend to trigger more allergic reactions. Still, even people prone to allergies may, with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/10/ent_223832.shtml
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Criticism of Vikings, Adrian Peterson is mounting

...Peterson merchandise. Mylan Inc. said it was no longer working with Peterson to promote its EpiPen, used to treat allergic reactions. U.S. Bank, rumored to be in the running for the naming rights to the team's new stadium, said it is "monitoring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-09-16/criticism-vikings-adrian-pete
Secondhand smoke harmful for dogs, cats

...from tobacco exposure isn't available, but vets know from lab tests and office visits that inhaling smoke causes allergic reactions, inflammation and nasal and pulmonary cancers in pets, said Dr. Kerri Marshall, a veterinary officer for Trupanion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-07-19/secondhand-smoke-harmful-dogs-cats
FDA OKs 1st dissolving immunotherapy tablet for seasonal allergies; 2 from Merck await ruling

...to 30 percent, versus dummy tablets. Common side effects include throat irritation and mouth swelling. Severe allergic reactions, including life-threatening ones, are possible. For that reason, the first dose is given at a doctor's office...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-02/fda-oks-1st-dissolving-imm
Bees are among the best pollinators, and three easy steps can keep you from being stung

...doesn't mean bees are welcome in everyone's landscape.Some people (0.4 percent of the population) have serious allergic reactions to bee stings. They're always concerned when they see any kind of bee.Dozens of true bee species are in Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2013-04-06/bees-are-among-best-
Spiders can make your skin crawl, but they do a lot of good

...orb-weaver spiders in our area are considered dangerous to humans.The exception would be those people who have severe allergic reactions to insects and spider bites.Bringing house plants insideWith the threat of frost last Saturday and Sunday mornings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/2013-10-31/spiders-can-make-your-skin-cra
Stocks plunge on concern over Europe's debt crisis

...Affymax plunged $14.10, or 85 percent, to $2.42 after the company recalled its anemia drug following severe allergic reactions and the deaths of some kidney dialysis patients.? Mead Johnson fell $3.64, or 4.6 percent, to $75...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-26/stocks-plunge-concern-over
Teenagers wanting to color hair

...younger kids. Wet the hair and shampoo it in. Leave on for 5 minutes, rinse, wash, and condition. Test for allergic reactions by doing the "patch test" suggested on the package before applying any product to the skin.Scott Terwilliger...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/fashion/2013-04-15/teenagers-wanting-color-hai
Warm winter, wet spring create perfect fire ant storm

...added. "However, since fire ants are in the same order as bees and wasps, there is the possibility of severe allergic reactions."Acute management of fire ant anaphylaxis, he said, is identical to treatment of anaphylaxis from other causes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-05/warm-winter-wet-spring-create
Stings require special attention for dangerous allergic reactions

Q: My son works for a landscaping company. Until last week he loved his job. But then a co-worker was stung by a yellow jacket and died suddenly of an allergic reaction. Now my son is afraid of being stung and it has affected his attitude toward his work. He takes insecticide with him, but he is still fearful. Didn't you write about home remedies for stings?

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/30/ent_232142.shtml
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