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4 Natural Treatments for Spring Allergies | Care2 Healthy Living: This year, consider skipping the antihistamine...

4 Natural Treatments for Spring Allergies | Care2 Healthy Living: This year, consider skipping the antihistamine...

By Margaret Badore for DietsInReview.com Are you looking for a way to ease spring allergies without taking any antihistamines or getting an allergy shot? Not all natural remedies have been shown to be effective, but there are a few that are show promising results. Neti Pot Rinsing your nasal passage is a great way to relieve your allergy symptoms that’s also inexpensive. It’s just important to use water that’s distilled and sterile, so consider boiling the water and letting it cool in an airtight container before use. You should also wash your neti pot after each use. Butterbur and Spirulina Preliminary studies have shown that butterbur extract and spirulina may help treat hay fever symptoms , so look for remedies that include these ingredients. However, just because a supplement is natural doesn’t mean it’s safe. If you’re taking any medications, it’s best to check with a...

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