Wet Weather Leading To High Mold CountsAll the rain we've been having is making mold counts go sky high and those with allergies are just miserable, reports CBS 2’s Pamela Jones.
Buyer, Beware: Some Foods Aren't What They Claim To BeResearchers say nearly 10 percent of all food is fraudulent. CBS 2's Kate Sullivan reports.
'It's Going To Be A Rough Season' For Allergy SufferersDr. Joseph Leija, an allergist at Gottlieb Memorial Hospital in Melrose Park, said tree pollen counts have been very high in the past week; causing a lot of sneezing, itchy, and watery eyes, and even some headaches.
Winter's Impact Still Felt In Gardens, HealthNow that spring has sprung, our frozen winter seems like a distant memory, until you step outside to take a look at your garden.
How To Keep Your Allergies In Check This SpringSpring is here, the weather is warm and the air is freely blowing all those nasty allergens all over the place. Take a few steps to help protect yourself this allergy season.
Harsh Winter Weather A Mixed Blessing When It Comes To AllergiesThe frigid, snowy winter might help delay allergy season this spring, but mold and pollen problems could be worse than usual once allergy season is underway.
Healthwatch: Pills Could Replace Shots For Grass Pollen AllergiesFor some people, weekly trips to the doctor for shots to treat their allergies are just as bad as the allergies themselves. But there could be a major change soon in the way serious allergies are being treated.
'Tis The Season For Holiday Allergies
Durbin, Kirk Bill To Help Schoolchildren Who Suffer From AllergiesBoth U.S. Senators from Illinois were at Lurie Children's Hospital today to talk about their bill - expected to become law soon - to help schoolchildren who suffer from life-threatening allergies.
Hay Fever Season Sets In; How To Protect YourselfHay fever season began on Aug. 8 and lasts for six weeks.
Experts: Allergy Season Getting LongerIf you're suffering from awful allergies this year, you're not alone. New research shows why this is happening and predicts things will only get worse, reports CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan in Healthwatch.
Allergy Season Is Here, And Likely Will Be As Bad As Last YearThis spring is shaping up as a red-eyed, congested allergy season - on a par with last year.
Pollen Heavier Than Usual This SpringHave you noticed it? Something in the air, making your eyes scratchy, your nose runny and your attitude pretty lousy? CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.
Bloom Of Spring Also Brings Allergy Season With ItIf you've felt your allergies kicking in, well, it's that time of year. The latest readings show elevated amounts of grass and weed pollen, and mold.
Doctors In Chicago Work To Make Kids Less Sensitive To Food Allergies Medical researchers from around the world, and here in Chicago, are working on ways to make children less sensitive to the foods they're allergic to.