Health Hint: Seasonal Allergies

Taking care of your health is one of the most important things you can do for yourself. Baylor College of Medicine experts have plenty of tips to help you stay healthy. This month’s Health Hint addresses best treatment options for seasonal allergies.

Pollen keeping you from enjoying spring? Low-cost, over-the-counter options are available to help, such as intranasal steroids, or nasal sprays. These work across the board work on all nasal symptoms, whereas antihistamines and leukotriene antagonists, which are also used for asthma, are very specific for runny nose and sneezing.”

Dr. Sanjiv Sur, professor of medicine – immunology, allergy and rheumatology

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