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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Sleep (Definition)

Sleep is a topic that involves concepts such as how long it takes to fall asleep, how many times one wakes up at night, how many hours one sleeps at night, sleep stages, ...Read more


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Everytime i wake from sleep i end up with itchy nose and lots of sneezing. Think its dust allergy.house can never be free of dust though.any ideas?

Everytime i wake from sleep i end up with itchy nose and lots of sneezing. Think its dust allergy.house can never be free of dust though.any ideas?

Pets?: Is your home dusty? Do you sleep with allergy free and down free pillow. Do you have carpet or bare floor.? Do you sleep with any pets? All of these should be considered in an allergy evaluation. Is there a dusty environment where you live. Take all this information to your doctor and you may need testing. If you do not want to do this take allergy meds prior to going to sleep. ...Read more

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Possible cause of stuffy itchy nose?

Possible cause of stuffy itchy nose?

Allergies: The exposure of the nose to things that elicit an allergic reaction will cause release of histamine that produces swelling and itchiness. ...Read more

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What is tho connection with itchy nose and alcohol ?

What is tho connection with itchy nose and alcohol
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Allergic?: Certain people can be allergic or sensitive to certain alcoholic beverages or the preservatives (sulfites) or other ingredients. For example, some white wines are aged in oak casks and many people are sensitive to the oak and can have allergic reactions and headache. ...Read more

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Runny and itchy nose from cold or allgeries. Not sure which. Help?

Allergies: Itching usually means allergy. Try antihistamine or otc steroid spray. If still not better after a few days, see your doctor or an allergist. ...Read more

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I have an itchy nose when I go to bed (only when I'm in bed). I start sniffling and I have to get up to blow my nose. how do i stop this?

I have an itchy nose when I go to bed (only when I'm in bed). I start sniffling and I have to get up to blow my nose. how do i stop this?

Allergy?: While taking an antihistamine or using a nasal steroid spray daily may help your symptoms, finding the source of your apparent allergic reaction would be best. Dust or dust mites are the most likely Try replacing your pillow with a non-allergic one. Try vacuuming under your bed and mattress itself. Then cover the mattress with a zippered impermeable cover that is made for people with allergies. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I have an itchy nose after eating?

What does it mean if I have an itchy nose after eating?

Histaminic reaction?: Doubt food allergy. Milk, eggs, wheat, soybeans, fish, crustacean shellfish, tree nuts ; peanuts cause 90 % of food allergic reactions. Up to 15 million americans suffer from food allergies ; need to avoid not only certain foods but any ingredient that contains proteins derived from them. In some cases, anaphylaxis can result. See http://www.Boston.Com/lifestyle/health/blog/nutrition/2013/11. ...Read more

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Are an itchy nose and throat pregnancy symptoms?

Are an itchy nose and throat pregnancy symptoms?

Although congestion: Can occur in early pregnancy, they are not diagnostic of pregnancy. If you miss your period please take a home pregnancy test. ...Read more

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How can I stop itchy nose and throat from allergies?

How can I stop itchy nose and throat from allergies?

Allergy sx relief: Oral antihistamines like Claritin or zyrtec or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) (latter 2 may cause drowsiness; so caution with driving) will calm down the itching sensation. If more is needed, see doc for prescription steroid nasal spray, which works differently from the antihistamines & will provide added relief. If allergies severe, see allergist for desensitization therapy. ...Read more

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