Some Helpful Advice About Allergies From ABC Montana - KFBB.com News, Sports and Weather

Some Helpful Advice About Allergies From ABC Montana

Posted: Updated:

 

 According to cdc.gov, more than 50 million Americans suffer from allergies. Their website says they are caused by everyday exposures to agents such as dust mites, cat dander, and pollens, but we are here to help.

ABC Montana's Katie Owen tells us what you can do to wipe out those sneezes.

Staff accountant, Karson Rosander, moved to Billings 8 years ago, and says he's impacted from allergies year round. He tells us, "I take allergy medication several times. Well, three times a day, and I come in and get shots weekly."

Dr. Laura Moore says the fall season is seeing a lot of mold and wheat allergies at the clinic. Also that, "This time of year, as I mentioned, weeds and mold are very common, but we also, as it gets colder, we go inside more and then you start and get more of the year round allergens like your dust allergies."

Dr. Moore says medications take about 30 minutes to get into your system, so she advises you to make sure to take your medication at least a half an hour before going outside for fall yard work.  She also recommends nasal spray, eye drops, and allergy shots during this season.

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • 10 Year Old In Critical Condition

    10 Year Old In Critical Condition

    A 911 call was made at 12:10 on Saturday afternoon, An SUV landed on a ten year old's head and chest, while the child was helping his father work underneath the vehicle.The father tried to lift the vehicle off the child's body, what some call superhuman strength. Unfortunately, it was not nearly enough neighbors answered to the panic screams and finally helped get young Caines McDowell out from under.The child was immediately taken to Benefis Hospital in Great Falls, and soon after to Harborv...
    A 911 call was made at 12:10 on Saturday afternoon, An SUV landed on a ten year old's head and chest, while the child was helping his father work underneath the vehicle.The father tried to lift the vehicle off the child's body, what some call superhuman strength. Unfortunately, it was not nearly enough neighbors answered to the panic screams and finally helped get young Caines McDowell out from under.The child was immediately taken to Benefis Hospital in Great Falls, and soon after to Harborv...
  • Female Football Linebacker Ready to Play

    Female Football Linebacker Ready to Play

    Madison Sawyer said her passion for football started at elementary school recess.
    Madison Sawyer said her passion for football started at elementary school recess.
  • Man Trapped Under Car

    Man Trapped Under Car

    Emergency crews called out near mile marker 293 on I-15.
    Emergency crews called out near mile marker 293 on I-15.
Powered by WorldNow

Sports

  • Sports
  • Community

  • Community
  • Powered by WorldNow
    All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and Max Media. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.