seasonal allergies http://wrvo.org en Allergy drops could mean looking forward to spring again http://wrvo.org/post/allergy-drops-could-mean-looking-forward-spring-again <p>If you've ever used the phrase "a shot in the arm" to describe something as invigorating, you're probably not an allergy sufferer who's had to endure ongoing injections to control symptoms. Shots are not only painful but often inconvenient to schedule into a busy life. Yet that's been the standard course of treatment for many allergy patients for the past hundred years. Recent developments, however, may make shots obsolete for those who suffer from hay fever.</p><p>This week on <em>Take Care</em>, <a href="http://www.coxallergy.com/lindacox.htm">Dr. Linda Cox</a>, talks about the new development of allergy drops. Cox is the <a href="http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013aaaai/cox/prweb10494959.htm">president of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology</a>, and an allergist and immunologist from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.</p><p><strong>Click 'Read More' to hear our interview with Dr. Cox.</strong></p><p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 00:00:00 +0000 Take Care Staff 51338 at http://wrvo.org Allergy drops could mean looking forward to spring again New medicine may ease allergy suffering http://wrvo.org/post/new-medicine-may-ease-allergy-suffering <p></p><p>For those who suffer from allergies, allergy shots are currently the best way to get symptoms under control. But a new development could change that. This week on WRVO's health and wellness show "Take Care," hosts Lorraine Rapp and Linda Lowen, speak with Dr. Linda Cox, the president of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. Cox discusses allergy drops, which could potentially eliminate allergies for the user.</p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 10:34:00 +0000 WRVO News 51232 at http://wrvo.org Upcoming topics: allergies, apps to keep you healthy and the leading authority on aspirin http://wrvo.org/post/upcoming-topics-allergies-apps-keep-you-healthy-and-leading-authority-aspirin <p>Coming up on Take Care, we'll talk with an allergist to see if there's any relief in sight for seasonal sufferers. With symptoms like itchy eyes, a runny nose and a scratchy throat, the living isn't easy for those with allergies the summer.</p><p>Plus, a national travel writer gives advice on easy ways to stay healthy while you're away from home.</p><p></p> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 14:24:35 +0000 Leah Landry 39078 at http://wrvo.org Upcoming topics: allergies, apps to keep you healthy and the leading authority on aspirin