What are pollen allergies?

Answer Allergies occur because the body overreacts to something that does not usually cause people problems. When your body reacts to an allergen certain symptoms occur. Some people have pollen allergies.... Read More »

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How to Live With Allergies to Pollen?

Pollen allergies can make life miserable for those who suffer when plants and trees bloom. Runny nose, itchy throat, asthma, swelling of the eyes and other symptoms plague seasonal allergy sufferer... Read More »

How does the pollen count affect those with asthma&allergies?

According to Australia's My Dr., the pollen count is reported during the pollen season as part of television weather forecasts. The pollen count can be reported at different levels such as low, me... Read More »

How big is pollen?

Pollen measures be between 2.5 and 200 microns, depending on the plant origin. A micron is measured at .000039 inch. The average size of a pollen grain is 25 microns. Ragweed pollen grains are so s... Read More »

How to Take Bee Pollen?

A new super food is being talked up amongst nutritionists, dieticians and amateur health gurus alike: bee pollen. Thousands of consumers are now taking bee pollen as a daily food supplement because... Read More »