Tens of thousands of people suffer from season allergies to ragweed, grass and other pollens every year. We make our pilgrimage to the pharmacy to gather our traveling companions. Clartin-D and Visine.
Recently I started learning about other ways to deal with allergies and that they do not need to be a permanent, lifelong problem. Through diet change and using homeopathic/natural remedies to ease symptoms you can deal with allergies without using drugs.
But have you ever heard of Oral Allergy Syndrome? Me neither, until about two years ago and I’ve suffered with it my whole life.
When I was a child I would complain to my mom that after I ate certain fruits or veggies my throat would get scratchy and tight. Sometimes I’d get hives on my face. She mentioned this to my allergist but he told her, get this, that I was probably making it up because I didn’t want to eat my fruits and veggies.
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