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Top 5 Summer Allergy Triggers

Summer is unofficially on, and that means three months full of sun, heat -- and allergy triggers.<p>The fully bloomed trees and green grass may be nice …

Oral Immunotherapy May Hold Promise For Children With Peanut Allergy

Based on results of a phase II trial recently published in in <i>Lancet</i>, oral immunotherapy (OIT) in children with peanut allergy is associated with a high rate of desensitization. Desensitization means that a child will have no reaction when he or she eats peanuts- such as itching, hives or any more …

How Anxiety-Induced Insomnia Can Affect Performance

<i>Image courtesy of shutterstock.com</i><p><i>*Courtesy of Competitor.com</i><p>Dathan Ritzenhein looked tired after finishing third at the 2013 New York City Half …

5 things you do that may make spring allergies worse

While the spring months bring warmer temperatures and longer hours of sunshine, they also bring about seasonal allergies for millions of people. And with a predicted "pollen vortex" threatening to make this spring the worst allergy season on record, you may need all the help you can get.<p>According …

Biomedicine

8 Remedies For Spring Allergies

<b>SPECIAL FROM</b> <i>Grandparents.com</i><p>Ahh, Spring! All winter long we anticipate the warmer weather, chirpier birds, and blooming flowers. But for one in four Americans, spring also heralds seasonal allergies, an immune system response that turns sufferers into congested, itchy sneeze machines. Plus, thanks …

Now a 'Pollen Vortex'? Wild Weather May Mean Allergy Nightmare

If the constant cold weren’t enough, a brutal winter has many speculating that the polar vortex will be replaced by a “pollen vortex,” leaving allergy sufferers sniffling and miserable.<p>Alesia Kotek is ready for the worst. She and her 13-year-old daughter Caitlin share allergies to grass and trees — …

Makeup and Beauty Tips for Spring Allergies, Redness, Puffy Face

I can't tell you how many times one ill-timed sneeze ruined <i>all</i> of my hard work with a mascara wand. #allergyproblems. Can any of you relate?<p>When you have allergies, your relationship with makeup becomes a little complicated. On the one hand, you don't want to pile on a lot of products, because …

Makeup

Worst U.S. cities for spring allergies

If you're cursing Mother Nature right now, we understand. The official start of spring was March 20, and yet signs of winter abound.<p>There's snow on the ground in the North, and the South is being tossed between 40-degree and 70-degree weather like a pingpong ball.<p>Yet "even in the throes of what …

11 Unexpected Spring Allergy Triggers

Stay away from pollen. Pop antihistamines. You know the drill. But if you're one of the approximately 20 percent of people who suffer from hay fever …

4 Foods That Help Fight Allergies

Spring is here! But although we’re all anxious for nice weather, some of us aren't looking forward to trading flu season for allergy season.<p>The …

Immune System

5 Secrets to Outsmart Your Allergies

If you have seasonal allergies, you probably assume that you've heard all the advice out there—and despite your best efforts, you still find yourself …

The Best Allergy-Fighting Foods

When another pollen-heavy season hits, make sure your diet doesn’t drag you down. It's just what the doctor ordered<p>Hope <i>springs</i> eternal? Not if you’re one of the 40 million Americans who suffer from some form of outdoor allergy around this time. Even though prescription and <b>The Best Over-the-Counter</b> …

My Favorite Record Collections - U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007

One of my favorite digitized record collections is the U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, which is found only on …

Genealogy 101: #4 The Family Bible

<b>Introduction</b><i>: In this article – part of an ongoing “Introduction to Genealogy” series – Gena Philibert-Ortega discusses how helpful family Bibles can</i> …

Genealogy

New Historic Records On FamilySearch: Week of November 7, 2016

Genealogy

11 Tips for Finding Your Military Ancestor

Military records are a great resource for genealogy research because not only do they include a large array of important data about your ancestors, …

Genealogy

Who Do You Think You Are? Series 13 to start on BBC1 on November 24

The UK version of <i>Who Do You Think You Are?</i> will start on the BBC1 network at 8pm GMT on Thursday November 24, 2016. It will last for 10 episodes and …

Genealogy

No, You DON’T Need a Paid Subscription to Do Genealogy Research: Here’s Why

If you have been doing family history research for a while, you are probably fully aware of the fact that there are many free genealogy sites …

Best of the Genea-Blogs - 6 to 12 November 2016

Hundreds of genealogy and family history bloggers write thousands of posts every week about their research, their families, and their interests. I …

Genealogy

10 Best Websites for Storing and Sharing - Family Tree

Sharing your family history just got easier with these Web sites that let you create a family tree, store pictures and more.

Genealogy

3 Practical Strategies for Finding Female Ancestors

There’s a problem with finding female ancestors. With name changes and a lack of records, it can be challenging to trace the female half of the …

Genealogy

Genealogy Records Workbook E-book

<b>Shipping Options</b><br>For United States customers:<p>Ground: $4.95 flat rate. Free shipping on orders over $50<br>Estimated total shipping time (not including …

8 Tips for Tracing Your Early American Ancestors

Tracing your colonial ancestors isn't as difficult as it may seem. There are many societies and family historians who specialize in colonial family …

Vegetable compounds found to improve cognition in old age

Carotenoids are pigments synthesized by plants that give vegetables their yellow, orange, and red colors. Their antioxidant properties, as well as …

9 Delicious Pork Dinner Slow Cooker Recipes

People think of the crock pot as a winter thing…stews, hearty main courses, warm comfort foods to stave off cold weather.<p>But the trusted crock pot is …

I Wrote a Novel Entirely in Evernote. Here’s How.

<i>Over the past few months, we’ve highlighted some of the unique ways Evernote employees use the software they build and support — from</i> capturing …

Five reasons why the Jack Reacher novels are brilliant

Stav Sherez explains why Lee Child’s creation is worthy of critical respect and picks out five must-read Reacher novels<p>Lee Child’s Jack Reacher is back with the release earlier this month of The Midnight Line, the 22nd book in the series. The Reacher books are hugely popular, but fail to garner …