Author: Furry Monkey

Allergic Responses Explained

  When it comes to allergies, most people are confused about what this word is and what they are. Some may be surprised to learn that allergies are actually defined as inflammation of the immune system and therefore should not be confused with other conditions such as hay fever or runny nose, just to name […]

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Antihistamine Side Effects

Antihistamines are medicines that treat allergic reactions to dust, pollen, and other allergens. In most cases, people take antihistamines as a cheap over-the-counter medicine to relieve sneezing, nasal congestion caused by allergens, or allergies with few side effects. Many medicines containing histamines and their salts are used to treat allergy symptoms. There are different types […]

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Common Cold Medications For Coughing Cures

Cold medicine is usually prescribed for people with colds, coughs, bronchitis, or other respiratory problems. There is no conclusive scientific evidence that cold medications reduce the severity of a cough. Cold medications do relieve the symptoms of the common cold and other conditions associated with the common cold, and may relieve pain associated with the […]

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What is Decongesting Nasal Spray?

A decongestant or nasal decongestant is simply a medicine that is mainly used to relieve nasal airway congestion. The most commonly used active ingredient in nasal decongestants is phenylephrine or pseudoephedrine. These ingredients are also effective against inflammation of the respiratory system, such as in asthma attacks. There are two types of decongestants that can […]

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Beet Juice Benefits

Beet juice is often called "potato juice" in the United States. The beet root part of a beet plant is sometimes called beets but generally referred to as the red beet in British English and the purple beets in American English. In other parts of the world it is called beets in their native languages. […]

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