Itchy gums: Causes, relief, and prevention

Itchy gums: Causes, relief, and prevention

Author: Claire Sissons / Source: Medical News Today There are many reasons why gums can itch, from an allergic reaction to issues with teeth. What are the possible causes, and are itchy gums an early warning sign that can help prevent other health problems? Gums are...
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...
Season of the itch: Treating pets’ allergies

Season of the itch: Treating pets’ allergies

Source: Hub City Times Bellin By Dr. Gerald Bellin, DVM Wildwood Animal Hospital and Clinic LLC The itchy season is in high stride right now for our pets. This can be very irritating for not only our furry friends but us as pet parents too. You may remember the...
Conservation Corner: A flowering fall guy for autumn allergies

Conservation Corner: A flowering fall guy for autumn allergies

Author: Tommy Springer / Source: Lancaster Eagle Gazette (Photo: Submitted photo/Tommy Springer) How many of you can feel your sinuses beginning to drip and your eyes getting misty just by glancing across a field awash with the yellow ubiquitous blooms of goldenrod?...