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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mehmet Basaran
38 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Probably allergies: A board cetified allergist can answer this question with a few simple tests.
Dr. Linda Green
45 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Allergies: What you describe sounds like allergies. See an allergist for evaluation.

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: The components in honey that can trigger allergic reactions in 22 patients studied included: 60% allergic to weed pollen, 75% allergic to dandelion ho ... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
17 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Although not rigorously proven scientifically, conceptually it does make sense. Honey contains trace amounts of pollen and contaminants in the air tha ... Read More
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Dr. Jin Packard
7 years experience Emergency Medicine
Can't hurt, no proof: If no harm in trying, why not? Some, not everyone, report improvements with "natural" remedies. It may be a placebo effect. There is no peer-reviewed ... Read More
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Dr. Gary Steven
30 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Yes: The pollens to which you're allergic are very small, and blown around by the wind. Flower pollen is too heavy to be blown by the wind, so you're not e ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No : There is no data that suggests using local honey will make your allergies go away.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zorian Trusewych
42 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: No evidence it does anything for allergy.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Myths: No. Sugar is not in any way going to assist with allergy symptoms.
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A 4-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Better c his doctor: he may have upper or lower respiratory infection, and he may need prescription medications as antibiotics, best wishes
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louis Krenn
20 years experience Family Medicine
No: Many people believe that local honey will help treat or cure allergies, but this has not been proven.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Howland
44 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not at all: It is a common misconception that eating local honey helps allergies. Local honey contains pollen from local flowers. People generally have little exp ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Fox
Dr. James Fox answered
44 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Possibly: There is little published research on whether local honey reduces allergy symptoms. It may serve as a type of oral immunotherapy, which may soon be a ... Read More
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