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Ah-Choo! Welcome to Spring Allergy Season

Are you allergic to spring? Read on to understand spring allergies and get tips for coping with hay fever (which has nothing to do with hay or a fever)!

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Some months ago, during football season and the height of allergy season, my son got a sinus infection. Off to the doctor we went, and we came home with giant antibiotic pills. Getting a...
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