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Randy says ...
It is interesting how where you live can affect allergies. Where I grew up I had terrible seasonal allergies. I moved 2 years ago and find that I don't have nearly the allergic responses I use to have.
04/08/2009 12:42:46 PM CDT
ann says ...
Very good to hear the vitamins I am already taking can help support my system from allergies.
04/08/2009 12:44:47 PM CDT
Erin says ...
Bravo! you've done it again- thanks for championing natural approaches to health and well being!
04/08/2009 12:49:12 PM CDT
Sue says ...
I appreciate the knowledge shared Dr. Cook.
04/08/2009 1:08:51 PM CDT
Rebekah says ...
The supplement she mentioned to take with Vitamin C is corsitin, a bio-flavenoid in garlic and other foods.
04/09/2009 12:12:13 PM CDT
Rebekah says ...
Oh, and she mentioned bromoline, a protein-digesting enzyme in pineapple
04/09/2009 12:14:46 PM CDT
Traci says ...
Wow, this was great information. I wasn't aware of the natural supplements that could be helpful in preventing and treating allergies. Great Stuff!! http://mandyray.blogspot.com/
04/15/2009 1:06:14 AM CDT
Mark says ...
Great info here. I really think you are on to something with the Vitamin C approach.
04/17/2009 9:17:06 AM CDT
Linda says ...
Is anyone familiar with allergies within dogs. One of my dogs has bad airborne allergies. I have recently started him back on benedryl after spring started when I noticed he was becoming miserable. I would prefer a homeopathic remedy. Just yesterday I found QBC at Whole Foods which is Quercetin and Vit. C capsules. I am going to give him 1 capsule twice daily. Has anyone ever tried this or similar products on their pets?
04/20/2009 10:23:19 AM CDT
Carol says ...
My son has been taking Quercetin, Bromalain, and Stinging Nettles to keep him off of prescription meds for several years. He had reached a point where the doctor wanted him on several different prescriptions and a shot. We had to find a better way. This works and he doesn't even have to take the amounts discussed here. We also started Bee Propolis and Turmeric to keep off of asthma meds. Do your research about side effects. Some of these we alternate on and off during high and low allergy seasons.
06/25/2009 11:06:03 AM CDT
diana says ...
I was wondering what you have found to help with egg, fish, peanut allergies. Yesterday, I talked with a doctor that suggested corsitine? I need to understand how that is helpful. Any suggestions?
02/22/2011 8:04:15 AM CST