Lotus Logo Lotus Logo Cynthia Treglia,MS LAc Certified Master Life Coach
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Allergies or Headcold?

October 3rd, 2011

Are you experiencing a sore throat, headache, sinus congestion or any of the myriad symptoms thatplague many people in the Fall season? Sometimes it is difficult to tell if you are just affected by allergiesor you have managed to catch a head cold or the ever-circulating flu bug. I have had several patients inthe last two weeks with upper respiratory disturbances that included all the symptoms of allergies andthose of the common cold. People had already been greatly affected by the recent fires, complaining ofsore throats, as well as itching and burning eyes. Now with the molds high and the emergence of fallelm and ragweed allergens, the combination of irritants continues to wreak havoc on the respiratory andimmune systems. Here are a few helpful tips for dealing with allergies, colds and flu.

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