Hay fever symptoms and alternative Aid.
The symptoms of hay fever also known as allergic rhinitis are very similar to that of a cold. A runny nose, streaming and itchy eyes, sneezing, congestion and sinus pain are typical symptoms. Unlike a cold, hay fever is not contagious because it is not a virus. Allergies can cause hay fever symptoms. The most common allergens include dust mites, pet dander and pollen.
Hay Fever – most common cause
The most common cause for the symptoms of hay fever is the allergy to pollen. Pollen is a fine powder released by plants as part of their reproductive cycle.Pollen contains proteins that can cause the eyes, throat, nose and sinuses to become swollen, irritated and inflamed.
Many people with the symptoms of hay fever has an allergy to:
* tree pollen, released during spring
* grass pollen released during the end of spring and the beginning of summer
* weed pollen, released from early spring to late autumn
Read more about the causes of hay fever.
Hay fever treatment
Although there is no cure for hay fever, measures can be taken to relieve the symptoms.
* Antihistamines which can help allergic reaction.
* Corticosteroids (steroids) which can help to reduce swelling and inflammation.
Many form of medication can be purchased over the counter from a pharmacist without a prescription.
(In serious cases consult your G.P.)
Bee pollen an alternative aid for relieving hay fever
Many sufferers of hay fever have found a natural alternative in the form of Bee Pollen.For many years herbalists has heralded bee pollen as an exceptionally nutritious food.There are many recommendations for using bee pollen for allergies, asthma, stomach problems and general heath maintenance.
What is bee pollen.
About Forever Bee Pollen
Forever Bee Pollen is all-natural and contains no preservatives, artificial colours or flavours. Specially designed stainless steel collectors are used to gather the pollen from the blossoms that blanket remote high desert regions, which ensures the freshest and most potent natural product.
This all-natural supplement is ideal to take during the summer months when the pollen count is high.
Bee pollen contains vitamins, minerals, carbohydrates, lipids and protein. It comes from the pollen that is collected on the bodies of the bees.