Learn to recognize fall allergies

Learn to recognize fall allergies

Source: The Times Sneezing, runny nose, itchy, watery eyes, scratchy throat and cough can be symptoms of fall allergies. Related sinus and nasal inflammation can lead to congestion and headaches, causing an overall feeling of miserableness. “Weed pollen, predominantly...
What’s Going Around: Is it cold or allergies?

What’s Going Around: Is it cold or allergies?

Author: Tracy Townsend / Source: WBNS-10TV Columbus, Ohio | Columbus News, Weather & Sports What’s Going Around this week can be confusing to people with the symptoms. Experts say they are seeing a lot of patients who think they have a cold or sinus infection but...
Feeling allergy symptoms? Blame Hurricane Irma, some doctors say

Feeling allergy symptoms? Blame Hurricane Irma, some doctors say

Author: Justine Griffin / Source: Tampa Bay Times Piles of yard debris like this one from Hurricane Irma can become laden with mold and other environmental triggers and can “heighten allergic symptoms,” said Dr. Farzanna S. Haffizulla, assistant dean for...
Nephroptosis: Causes, diagnosis, and treatment

Nephroptosis: Causes, diagnosis, and treatment

Author: Jenna Fletcher / Source: Medical News Today Nephroptosis is a rare condition where a person’s kidney drops down into the pelvis when they stand up. In some cases, nephroptosis can cause severe symptoms, including flank pain and blood in the urine. The...